Orchestra - Lyric Opera of Chicago

Orchestra

Musical Staff

 

Head of Music Staff, Philip Morehead

Emanuele Andrizzi

William C. Billingham

Elizabeth Buccheri

Susan Miller Hult

Francesco Milioto

Jerad Mosbey

Matthew Piatt

Craig W. Terry

Eric Weimer

Orchestra

 

Violin I  

Robert Hanford, Concertmaster

David Hildner

Sharon Polifrone, Assistant Concertmaster

Ellen Hildner

Alexander Belavsky

Laura Miller

Kathleen Brauer 

Eugene Pazin

Pauli Ewing

Liba Shacht

Bing Y. Grant

Heather Wittels

   

Violin II

 

Yin Shen, Principal

Ann Palen

John Macfarlane, Assistant Principal

Irene Radetzky

Bonita Di Bello

John D. Robinson

Diane Duraffourg-Robinson

David Volfe

Teresa Kay Fream

Albert Wang

Peter Labella

 
   

Viola

 

Carol Cook, Principal

Patrick Brennan

Terri Van Valkinburgh, Assistant Principal

Sunghee Choi

Frank W. Babbitt

Karl Davies

Eva Carol Beck

Melissa Trier Kirk

   

Cello

 

Patrick Jee, Assistant Principal*

Barbara Haffner

Bronwyn Banerdt**

Paula Kosower**

Mark Brandfonbrener

Walter Preucil 

William H. Cernota

Judy Stone**

Laura Deming  
   

Bass

 

Michael Geller, Principal

Aventino E. Calvetti, Jr.

Brian Ferguson, Assistant Principal

Gregory Sarchet

Andrew L. W. Anderson

Collins R. Trier

Flute

Marie Tachouet, Principal

Dionne Jackson, Assistant Principal

Alyce Johnson

Piccolo

Alyce Johnson

Oboe

Judith Kulb, Principal

Robert E. Morgan, Assistant Principal

Judith Zunamon Lewis

English Horn

Robert E. Morgan

Clarinet

Charlene Zimmerman, Principal

Susan Warner*, Co-Assistant Principal

Linda A. Baker, Acting Assistant Principal

Sergey Gutorov**

Bass Clarinet

Linda A. Baker

Bassoon

James T. Berkenstock, Principal

Lewis Kirk, Assistant Principal

Preman Tilson

Contrabassoon

Lewis Kirk

Horn

Jonathan Boen, Principal

Fritz Foss, Assistant Principal/Utility Horn

Robert E. Johnson, Third Horn

Neil Kimel

Lisa von Pechmann*

Paul Straka**

Trumpet

William Denton, Principal

Matthew Comerford, Co-Assistant Principal

Channing Philbrick, Co-Assistant Principal

Trombone

Jeremy Moeller, Principal

Mark Fisher, Assistant Principal

John Schwalm     

Bass Trombone

John Schwalm

Tuba

Andrew Smith, Principal

Harp

Marguerite Lynn Williams, Principal

Timpani

Edward Harrison, Principal

Percussion

Michael Green, Principal

Douglas Waddell

Eric Millstein

Librarian

John Rosenkrans, Principal

Personnel Manager

Peter Labella

Stageband Contractor

Christine Janicki

* On leave, 2013-2014 Season

**  Season substitute