The Musicians of the Queens Symphony Orchestra


‚ÄčBelow is a list of the official musicians who make up the Queens Symphony Orchestra. These musicians are proud members of Local 802 AFM and not only play with the Queens Symphony, but also with other orchestras around New York such as the New York City Ballet, and various Broadway productions. These musicians are the faces and voices of the orchestra and work tirelessly to present world-class music and educational programs. 

timpani

Benjamin Harms, Principal

percussion

Dean Witten, Principal

Enid Brodsky

Michael Aaronson


harp

Susan Jolles, Principal

trombones

Bruce Bonvissuto

Fred Braverman

bassoons

Atsuko Sato, Principal

Harry Searing

Michael Green

flutes

Katherine Fink, Principal

Lucille Goeres

Melanie Bradford

cellos

David Moore, Principal

Amy Camus

Maureen Hynes

Holly Singer

Styra Avins

David Bakamjian

Tish Edens

basses

Jules Hirsh, Principal

Louise Koby

Deborah Newmark

Robert Taffet

Melody Goldstein-Kuney

Bernard Lieberman

violas

Laurance Fader, Principal

Martha McAdams

Eric DeGioia

Hanna Tennen

Maggie Speier

Susan Gordon

Carol Landon

Anne-Marie Bedney






tuba

Morris Kainuma, Principal

horns

Francisco Donaruma, Principal

Virginia Benz

Patricia Hackbarth

Barbara Oldham

trumpets

Lorraine Cohen, Principal

John Charles Thomas

Neil Balm

clarinets

Alan Kay, Principal

Robert Yamins

Miriam Lockhart

oboes

Marsha Heller, Principal

Matthew Sullivan

Elizabeth Kieronski

Violins

Masako Yanagita, Concertmaster

Rick Dolan, Principal

Roy Lewis

Katherine Livolsi-Landau

Katzuko Esaki

Yuko Naito

Nancy Reed

Melanie Baker

Cora Gordon

Natalie Kriegler

Louise Moed

Laura Mole

Claudia Saslow

Alexander Vselensky

Howard Hall

Lisa Lyons

Alice Poulson

Sandra Billingslea

Peter VanDewater

Diana Smith-Barker

Carol Kushner

Geri Kushner

Gwenn Heller

Dale Stuckenbruck