Musicians

The Pasadena Symphony and POPS is proud to work with the talented musicians in the Symphony Orchestra and thank them for their continued skill and support.

FIRST VIOLINS

Aimee Kreston, CONCERTMASTER
Paul & Georgianna Erskine Chair
Amy Hershberger, ASSISTANT CONCERTMASTER
Elizabeth Hedman, ASSOCIATE CONCERTMASTER
Aroussiak Baltaian
Chair endowed by Mr. & Mrs. Herbert Hezlep III
Mei Chang
Ron Clark
Sharon Harman
Carrie Kennedy
Nancy Roth
Neil Samples
Marc Sazer
Audrey Solomon
Irina Voloshina

SECOND VIOLINS

Sara Parkins, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Barbara Mann Steinwedell
Florence Titmus, ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL
Sam Fischer
Pamela Gates
Chair endowed by Hazel B. Mason in memory of Albert W. Mason, Jr.
Joel Pargman
Rebecca Rutkowski
Hiromi Warren
Vivian Wolf

VIOLAS

Andrew Picken, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by John D. Baldewschwieler & Marlene R. Konnar
Carrie Holzman-Little, ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL
Carole Castillo
Suzanna Giordano-Gignac
Lynn Grants
Aaron Oltman
Qiang Wang

CELLOS

Kim Scholes, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed in honor of Edith Roberts by her children and their spouses
Dane Little, ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by J. Richard Love in celebration of his high school music teacher, Rose Eneboe Steele
Trina Carey
Nadine Hall
Vahe Hayrikyan
Judith Henderson
Deborah Kollgaard
Ryan Sweeney

BASSES

Drew Dembowski, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Allan W. Fink in memory of Elvera Doctor Fink
Christian Kollgaard, ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Lorian W. Stillion in memory of Ardell Stillion
Peter Doubrovsky
Donald Ferrone
Lisa Gass
Frances Liu
Philip Smith

FLUTES

Heather Clark, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Bridget Emerson
Sarah Weisz
Chair endowed by Dr. and Mrs. John D. F. Tarr in memory of Edna Mae Tarr

PICCOLO

Geraldine Rotella
Chair endowed by Richard P. & Jane Roe

OBOES

Lara Wickes, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Mrs. Uric Bray in memory of Henri Debusscher
Lisa Geering-Tomoff

ENGLISH HORN

position vacant
Chair endowed by Richard P. & Jane Roe

CLARINETS

Donald Foster, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Dr. George Housner
Philip O’Connor
Chair endowed by The Stans Foundation

BASS CLARINET

Ralph Williams

BASSOONS

Rose Corrigan, PRINCIPAL
Judith Farmer

CONTRA BASSOON

Charles Koster

HORNS

James Thatcher, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Charles Pankow Builders Limited
Dan Kelley
Chair endowed by Mr. & Mrs. John H. Glanville
Todd Miller

TRUMPETS

Marissa Benedict, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Dr. Clifford M. Hughes
David Searfoss
Kevin Brown

TROMBONES

William Booth, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Mr. & Mrs. David Traitel
Andrew Malloy

BASS TROMBONE

Terry Cravens
Chair endowed by Alice Marie Simon

TUBA

James Self, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Mr. & Mrs. J.C. Massar

HARP

JoAnn Turovsky, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Mrs. Ulric Bray

PIANO

Alan Steinberger, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by the family and friends of Dr. Nelson J. Leonard in honor of his 85th birthday

KEYBOARD

Alan Steinberger, PRINCIPAL

TIMPANI

Wade Culbreath, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Barbara Mann Steinwedell

PERCUSSION

Theresa Dimond, PRINCIPAL
Chair endowed by Barbara Mann Steinwedell
Mike Englander
Jason Goodman

PERSONNEL MANAGER

Polly Sweeney

LIBRARIANS

Robert Dolan
Brent Anderson

STAGE MANAGEMENT

Randall Bass
Robert Carter
Tor Cronin
Quentin Purviance

LIGHTING DIRECTOR

Karen Lawrence

SOUND ENGINEER

Greg Burns

For more information about the Pasadena Symphony and POP’s symphony orchestra musicians, please contact: 626-793-7172