Musicians

The musicians of the Minnesota Sinfonia are some of the most highly sought-after musicians in the region, and many have held high positions in orchestras around the world, including the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, RTE National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, Russian State Symphony Orchestra and others. Click below for a bio and picture of each musician (more coming soon!)

 

Violin I

Julia Persitz, concertmistress
Susan Crawford
Colin McGuire
Jill Olson

Violin II

Elizabeth Decker, principal
Alastair Brown
Angela Hanson

Viola

Elizabeth Cregan, principal
Nanette Goldman
Laurel Browne

Cell0

Diane Tremaine, principal
William Goldman
Faith Farr

Bass

Jennifer Rubin

Flute

JoAnne Bartlett

Oboe

Lindsey Thompson, principal
Merilee Klemp

Clarinet

Paul Schulz

Bassoon

Joseph Jones

French Horn

Lawrence Barnhart, principal
Charles Hodgson

Trumpet

Chris Volpe

Percussion

Kory Andry

Singer/Storyteller

Kathleen Hardy

Artistic Director / Conductor

Jay Fishman