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Houston Ballet Orchestra 


Ermanno Florio, Music Director

Richard ReevesOrchestra Manager/Music Administrator
Theresa Hanebury, Music Librarian/Pianists’ Manager

Ned Battista, guest conductor 
Craig Kier, guest conductor
David LaMarche, guest conductor

First Violin
Denise Tarrant, Concertmaster
Rachel Shepard, Assistant Concertmaster
Rasa Kalesnykaite
Linda Sanders
Carrie Kauk
Sylvia VerMeulen
Mary Reed
Oleg Sulyga
Anabel Ramirez
Chavdar Parashkevov

Second Violin
Erica Robinson, Principal
Trung Le Trinh, Assistant Principal
Elizabeth Frederick
Karen Hall Wilkson
Barbara Shreffler
Miriam Belyatsky Feld
Noel Martin
Sarah Ludwig

Viola
Rene Salazar, Principal
Lorento Golofeev, Assistant Principal
Marcia Ryan
Mary Fulgham
Dawson White
Elizabeth Charles

Cello
Barrett Sills, Principal
Louis-Marie Fardet*
Max Dyer
Wendy Smith-Butler
Dave Zeger
Steven Wiggs

Bass
Curry Duffey, Assistant Principal
Rudy Albach
Greg Garcia
Carla Clark 

Flute
Seth Morris, Principal
Peggy Russell-Roubicek
Colleen Matheu Johnson

Piccolo
Colleen Matheu Johnson

Oboe
Elizabeth Priestly, Principal
Spring Hill

English Horn
Spring Hill

Clarinet
Randall Griffin, Principal
Chester Rowell

Bass Clarinet
Chester Rowell

Bassoon
Michael Frederick, Principal
Amanda Swain

Horn
James Wilson, Principal
Steven Newbold
Sarah Cranston

Trumpet
Jim Vassallo, Principal
Will Strieder
Theresa Hanebury

Trombone
Thomas Hultén, Principal
Michael Warny

Bass Trombone
Richard Reeves

Tuba
Mark Barton, Principal

Timpani
Nancy Nelson, Principal

Percussion
Christina Carroll, Principal
Pedro Fernandez
Karen Slotter

Harp
Joan Eidman, Principal

Piano/Celeste
Katherine Burkwall-Ciscon

 

* on leave