Musicians

 
  Carlos Miguel Prieto, Music Director
       Adelaide Wisdom Benjamin Music Director and Principal Conductor

violinViolins
Benjamin Thacher, Concertmaster
      The Edward D. and Louise L. Levy Concertmaster Chair
Benjamin Hart, Associate Concertmaster
Hannah Yim, Assistant Concertmaster
Byron Tauchi, Principal Second Violin
Xiao Fu, Assistant Principal Second Violin
Burton Callahan
Qi Cao
Razvan Constantin
Zorica Dimova
Judith Armistead Fitzpatrick
Eva Liebhaber
Janeta Mavrova
Elizabeth Overweg
Gabriel Platica
Yaroslav Rudnytsky
Karen Sanno
Yuki Tanaka
Kate Withrow
Sarah Yen

 
  violasViolas
Richard Woehrle, Principal
      The Abby Ray Catledge and
      Byrne Lucas Ray Principal Viola Chair

Bruce Owen, Assistant Principal
Matthew Carrington*
Amelia Clingman
Valborg Gross
Lauren Magnus
Ila Rondeau
Carole Shand
 
 

cellosCellos
Jonathan Gerhardt, Principal
      The Edward B. Benjamin Principal Cello Chair
Daniel Lelchuk, Assistant Principal
Rachel Hsieh
Jeanne Jaubert
Kent Jensen
David Rosen
Dimitri Vychko

 
  bassesBasses

David Anderson,
Principal
William Schettler, Assistant Principal
Matthew Abramo
Paul Macres
Ben Wheeler
 
  flutesFlutes
Heather Zinninger Yarmel, Principal
      Mary Freeman Wisdom Principal Flute Chair
Sarah Schettler
Patti Adams, Assistant Principal
      Richard C. and Nancy Link Adkerson Flute Chair
 
  piccoloPiccolo
Patti Adams
 
  oboesOboes
Jaren Atherholt, Principal
Jane Gabka, Assistant Principal
Michael McGowan
 
  english hornEnglish Horn
Michael McGowan
 
  clarinetsClarinets
Christopher Pell, Principal
Stephanie Thompson, Assistant Principal
John Reeks
 
  eb clarinetE-flat Clarinet
Stephanie Thompson
 
  bass clarinetBass Clarinet
John Reeks
 
  bassoonsBassoons
Andrew Brady, Principal
Michael Matushek
Benjamin Atherholt, Assistant Principal
 
  contrabassonsContrabassoon
Benjamin Atherholt
 
  hornsHorns
Mollie Pate, Principal
Matthew Eckenhoff
Joshua Paulus
Amy Krueger
 
  trumpetsTrumpets
Vance Woolf, Principal
Stephen Orejudos
Doug Reneau, Assistant Principal

 
  trombonesTrombones
Greg Miller, Principal
Matthew Wright
 
  trombonesBass Trombones
Evan Conroy
  tubaTuba
Robert Nuñez, Principal
 
  timpaniTimpani
Jim Atwood, Principal
 
  percussionPercussion
Nena Lorenz*, Principal
Dave Salay, acting principal
Guy Gauthreaux
 
  harpHarp
Rachel Van Voorhees Kirschman, Principal
 
  pianoPiano
Mary Ann Bulla
 
 

The string section of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra is
listed alphabetically and participates in revolving seating.

*On leave for the 2014-2015 season