Stephen Paulson

Stephen Paulson has been the Music Director of Symphony Parnassus since 1998. Devoted to creating the best possible experience for both players and audience, he has led the ensemble through a wide variety of repertoire, drawing on the classical canon as well as new compositions. A student of George Cleve, Paulson has appeared as a guest conductor with members of the San Francisco Symphony, the Phoenix Symphony and the New World Symphony.

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Stephen Paulson, music director

Stephen Paulson, music director

Musicians

Violin 1
Kathleen Comalli Dillon, Concertmaster
Annie Li, Associate Concertmaster
Saleheddine Bedoui
Katie Belleville
Helene Grotans
Courtney Onodera
Mitchell Perilla

Violin 2
Krisha Montmorency, Principal
Rebecca Kim, Assistant Principal
Daniel Anderson
Nina Bai
Florence Fong
Karin Katzeff
Jan Rhoades

Viola
Hélène Wickett, Principal
Nick Blanchard
Julia Kelson
Donna Lim
Claire Morrow
Joan Murray
Merle Rabine
Cynthia Ryan
Diego Tucker

Cello
Jennifer Mathers, Principal
Naoko Maruko, Assistant Principal
Leo Baluk
Chris Brann
Brian Colfer
Jozo Dujmovic
Nathan Leber
Kevin Miller
Margaret Moores
Katherine Robertson

Bass
Justin Jimenez, Principal
Joseph Taylor, Assistant Principal
Paul Breslin
Richard Frazier
Gerald Harris
Sean Silverman

Flute
Darcy Mironov, Principal
Linda Watkins
Emily Sapa

Piccolo
Emily Sapa
Linda Watkins

Oboe
Meave Cox, Principal
Alayne Gyetvai
Anthony Perry

English Horn
Alayne Gyetvai

Clarinet
Stephen Ziekinski, Principal
Bert Baylin

Bass Clarinet
Bill Menken

Alto Saxophone
Michael Beale

Bassoon
Amy Duxbury, Principal
Sarah Smith

Contrabassoon
Kyle Sneden

Horn
Nathan Stroud, Principal
Eric Anderson
Peter Jilka
Ryan Kellogg

Trumpet
Chris Wilhite
Franklin Davis
Chrix Finne

Trombone
Ray Horton
Ravi Sahae

Bass Trombone
Forrest Jones

Tuba
Zach Van Pelt

Harp
Meredith Clark

Piano/Celesta
Peter Hwang

Timpani
Christian F. Howes

Percussion
Chris Pun

Orchestra Manager
Michael Beale