Musicians

The Yale Symphony Orchestra Roster

2016-2017

Music Director

Toshiyuki Shimada

Managing Director

Brian Robinson

Assistant Conductors

Elias Brown
Ian Niederhoffer

First Violin

Emily Switzer, Co-Concertmaster
Cameron Daly, Co-Concertmaster
Annabel Chyung, Asst. Concertmaster
Ana Barrett
Albert Cao
Julia Carabatsos
Jennifer Cha
Miriam Gerber
Yumi Koga
Jessie Li
James Lin
Kay Nakazawa
Serena Shapard
Stephen Tang
Andrew Zhang

Second Violin

Evan Pasternak, Principal
Alexander Wang, Asst. Principal
Vanessa Ague
Madeline Bauer
Hannah Lawrence
John McKissack
Taishi Nojima
Eileen Norris
Patrida Rangchaikul
Jasmine Stone
Alice Tao
Margo Williams
Cindy Xue
Julia Zhu

Viola

Abigail Elder, Co-Principal
Sarah Switzer, Co-Principal

Morgan Belina *
Sonali Durham
Ethan Gacek *
George Gemelas 
Wei Li
Linus Lu
Ian Niederhoffer
Timothy White
Grant Young

Cello

Harry Doernberg, Co-Principal
Amanda Vosburgh, Co-Principal
Sofia Checa
Benjamin Fleischacker 
Shea Ketsdever *
Kimberly Lai
Paul Lee
Megan Jia Yi Lim 
Henry Shapard
David Shin *
Robert Wharton

Double Bass

Connor Reed, Principal
Aedan Lombardo
Thomas Parish
Noah Stevens-Stein
Arvind Venkataraman
 

Flute

Michelle Peters, Co-Principal
Shiori Tomatsu, Co-Principal
Monica Barbosa
Beatrice Brown

Oboe

Collum Freedman, Co-Principal
Lauren McNeel, Co-Principal
Laura Michael

English Horn

Jake Houston

Clarinet

Jacob Sweet, Principal
Dennis Zhao
Allen Chang

Bass Clarinet

Mary Wingerson

Bassoon

Daniel Henick, Principal
Dennis Brookner
Lily Sands
Cooper Sullivan

French Horn

Leah Meyer, Principal
Morgan Jackson
Mary Martin
Nishwant Swami

Trumpet

Elias Brown, Principal
Joseph Blumberg
Liam Arnade-Colwill *
Daniel Chenevert *
Ryan Petersburg

Tuba

Steven Lewis, Principal
Josef Lawrence

Harp

Caroline Zhao, Principal
Kai-Lan Olson

Keyboard

Miles Walter, Principal
Yaoling Shen

Percussion

Adrian Lin, Principal
Charles Comiter
Sean Guo
Ephraim Sutherland
 

* on leave for the Spring semester

Student Officer Corps
 
President

Cindy Xue

Librarians

Emily Switzer
Shiori Tomatsu
Dennis Zhao

Publicity

Noah Stevens-Stein
Jacob Sweet
Stephen Tang

Social

Jessie Li
Arvind Venkataraman

Alumni

Annabel Chyung
Amanda Vosburgh

Mary Martin
Laura Michael