Musicians

The Yale Symphony Orchestra Roster

2017-2018

Music Director

Toshiyuki Shimada

Managing Director

Brian Robinson

Assistant Conductors

Ian Niederhoffer
Henry Shapard

First Violin

Cameron Daly, co-concertmaster
Evan Pasternak, co-concertmaster
Annabel Chyung, asst. concertmaster
Julia Carabatsos
Jennifer Cha
Allison Chun
Laura Clapp
Miriam Gerber *
James Lin
Sophie Luyten
Vivian Mayers
Jasmine Stone
Stephen Tang
Chie Xu
Andrew Zhang

Second Violin

Alexander Wang, principal
Serena Shapard, asst. principal
Epongue Ekille
Julia Hossain
Hannah Lawrence
Emma Mueller
Taishi Nojima
Eileen Norris
Sam Panner
Isaiah Schrader
Margo Wiliams
Alice Tao
Julia Zhu

Viola

Sarah Switzer, principal
Ian Niederhoffer, asst. principal
Ella Belina
Sonali Durham
Ethan Gacek
George Gemelas
Wei Li
Linus Lu
Jacob Miller
Timothy White
Grant Young

Cello

Harry Doernberg, co-principal
Amanda Vosburgh, co-principal
Henry Shapard, asst. principal
Sofia Checa
Emery Kerekes
Kimberly Lai
Paul Lee
Allison Park
Gabriel Rainey
Mac Taback

Double Bass

Connor Reed, principal
Aedan Lombardo
Thomas Parish
Noah Stevens-Stein
Arvind Venkataraman
Alice Zhao

Flute

Shiori Tomatsu, principal
Monica Barbosa
Beatrice Brown
Benjamin Tillinger

Oboe

Lauren McNeel, principal
Laura Michael

English Horn

Jake Houston

Clarinet

Jacob Sweet, principal
Allen Chang
Dennis Zhao

Bassoon

Dennis Brookner
Brian Kirkman
Lily Sands
Kenny Wang

French Horn

Leah Meyer, principal
Morgan Jackson
Mary Martin

Trumpet

Megan Ahern
Joe Blumberg
Ryan Petersburg

Trombone

Eli Mennerick
Mitchell Ostrow

Tuba

Joseph Lawrence
Steven Lewis

Harp

Caroline Zhao, principal
Kai-lan Olson

Keyboard

Thomas Shen
Miles Walter

Percussion

Adrian Lin, principal
Alvin Chung
Charles Comiter
Sean Guo
Dylan Lesko
Ephraim Sutherland

* on leave for the Fall semester

Student Officer Corps
 
President

Noah Stevens-Stein
Jacob Sweet

Librarians

Shiori Tomatsu
Annabel Chyung
Dennis Zhao

Publicity

Mary Martin
Kai-Lan Olson

Social

Sonali Durham
Spencer Parish

Alumni

Laura Michael
Amanda Vosburgh
Alex Wang