2022-23 Directors and Guest Artists

Announcing our roster of world-class conductors, mentors, and fellows for our 2022-2023 season!

USC
Thornton School

California Young
Artists Symphony

Los Angeles
Philharmonic

New York
Met Opera

Orchestra Roster

Flute
Sergio Miragliotta (Principal)
Marcos Ramirez

Oboe
Noah Isaac (Principal)
Tina Shigeyama
Anne Pinkerton

English Horn
OPEN

Clarinet
Jacob Freiman (Principal)
Sarra Hey-Folick

Bassoon
Matthew Rasmussen (Principal)
Zane Marquez

French Horn
Rachel Lauson (Principal)
Avery Jett
Aiman Khan
Daniel Ward

Trumpet
OPEN (Principal)
Richard Francisco
Jorge Araujo Felix
Carlos Gonzalez

Trombone
Spencer Schaffer (Principal)
Gracie Potter
Alex Melzer

Bass Trombone
Charles Johnson

Tuba
Diego Stine (Principal)
Derek Zimmerman

Percussion
Austin Cernosek (Principal)
Sean Yan
Justin Ochoa

Harp
Kaitlin Miller

Violin
OPEN (Concertmaster)
OPEN (Associate Concertmaster)
OPEN (Prinicpal Second)
Michael Freed (Associate Principal Second)
Dmitrii Tabala
Lina Saleh
Cansu Ozyurek
Skyler Lee
Mia Eddy
Angela Eddy
Bryan Huang

Viola
OPEN (Principal)
Leonardo Santi (Associate Principal)
Esra Irena Arin
Allison Pine
Sogol Aliabadi

Cello
OPEN (Principal)
Joel Shimada (Associate Principal)
Hao Hsuan Yen
Eva Tseitlin
Griblas Brian Almeida Lizama
Karen Cristina Carvalho Dos Santos
Benz Marston
Ella Magen

Contrabass
Lucas d’Almeida (Principal)
Aidan Neuman
Zachary Pickens