2015-2016 Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra Members

Violin I

Laura Roelofs – Acting Concertmaster
Velda Kelly
Andrew Wu – Acting Assistant Concertmaster
Bryan Johnston
Charlotte Merkerson
Beth Kaufman
Molly Hughes
Emily Barkakati

Violin II

Victoria Haltom – Principal
Daniel Stachyra
Henrik Karapetyan
Anna Bittar-Weller
Kevin Filewych

Viola

John Madison – Principal
Scott Stefanko
Kathleen Grimes
Barbara Zmich-McClellan

Cello

Nadine Deleury – Principal
Sarah Cleveland
Daniel Thomas

Bass

Derek Weller – Principal
Clark Suttle

Flute

Amanda Blaikie – Principal
Laura Larson

Piccolo

Laura Larson

Oboe

Nermis Mieses – Principal
Sally Heffelfinger-Pituch

English Horn

Sally Heffelfinger-Pituch

Clarinet

Brian Bowman – Principal
J. William King

Bassoon

Pawel Wnuk – Principal
Gregory Quick

French Horn

Andrew Pelletier – Principal
Carrie Banfield-Taplin

Trumpet

David Ammer – Principal
Gordon Simmons

Trombone

Tyler Vahldick – Principal
Greg Near

Harp

Patricia Terry-Ross – Principal

Timpani

Alison Chang – Principal

Percussion

John Dorsey – Principal