The Musicians

The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra includes professional musicians from around the country. Each season welcomes tenured and new musicians and is uniquely crafted to each individual concert program. Here is the in-progress roster for the 45th season August 2022.

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BRETT MITCHELL, ARTISTIC DIRECTOR & CONDUCTOR - Denver, Colorado

VIOLIN I

Ruth Lenz, Concertmaster - Reno, Nevada
Cal Lewis - San Diego, California
Stephanie Westney - San Antonio, Texas
Yvonne Hsueh - Eugene, Oregon
Stephen Chong - Eugene, Oregon
Clara Fuhrman - Eugene, Oregon
Jenny Estrin - Eugene, Oregon
Leah Beshore - Bend, Oregon
Lenore Gilbert - Bend, Oregon

VIOLIN II

Stephen Redfield, Acting Principal - Santa Fe, New Mexico
Joan Christenson - San Antonio, Texas
Joy Fabos - Portland, Oregon
Jayne Maddison - Toronto, Ontario
Nelly Kovalev - Portland, Oregon
Yuan-yuan Wang - St. Petersburg, Florida
Sophie Therrell - Eugene, Oregon
Miya Saito-Beckman - New York, New York
Ryan Downs


VIOLA

Holland Phillips, Principal - Eugene, Oregon
Christopher Redfield - Toronto, Ontario
Miriam Ward - Portland, Oregon
Dana Rokosny - Portland, Oregon
Leslie Knight - Sunriver, Oregon
Daren Fuster - Eugene, Oregon

CELLO

Kari Caldwell, Principal - Tulsa, Oklahoma
Nadine Hall - Los Angeles, California
Heather Blackburn - Portland, Oregon
Jennifer Yopp - Colorado Springs, Colorado
Travis Allen - Bend, Oregon
Katherine Schultz - Portland, Oregon

BASS

Jason Schooler, Acting Principal - Portland, Oregon
Scott Faulkner - Reno, Nevada
Chris Kim - Portland, Oregon

FLUTE/PICCOLO

Adam Eccleston, Acting Principal - Portland, Oregon
Christine Gangelhoff - Nassau, The Bahamas

OBOE/ENGLISH HORN

Lindabeth Binkley, Acting Principal - Mount Pleasant, Minnesota
Wendy Cushner - Gig Harbor, Washington

CLARINET

Ben Lulich, Principal - Seattle, Washington
Angelique Poteat - Seattle, Washington

BASSOON

Anthony Georgeson, Principal - Atlanta, Georgia
David Savage - La Mesa, California

HORN

David Kruse, Principal - Eugene, Oregon
Jen Harrison - Portland, Oregon
Michael Yopp - Colorado Springs, Colorado
Joe Berger - Portland, Oregon
Dan Partridge - Portland, Oregon

TRUMPET

Jeffrey Work, Principal - Portland, Oregon
Sarah Viens - Eugene, Oregon
Joe Klaus - Portland, Oregon

TROMBONE

Henry Henniger, Principal - Eugene, Oregon
Dan Flagg - Bend, Oreegon
Graham Middleton - Salem, Oregon

TUBA

James Kuzmic - Eugene, Oregon

PERCUSSION

Tim Cogswell, Principal - Eugene, Oregon
Doug Walter, Principal - Louisville, Colorado
Gordon Rencher - Portland, Oregon

PIANO

Stephanie Thompson - Portland, Oregon

HARP

Candace LiVolsi Valentine - San Diego, California

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Sunriver Music Festival
P.O. Box 4308
Sunriver, OR 97707

Located in the Sunriver Village Building 13

Office Hours
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tuesday-Friday

Phone: 541-593-1084
Tickets: 541-593-9310

information@sunrivermusic.org