• 2017 Guest Artists

  • 2017 Conductor: Marin Alsop
    Conductor Marin Alsop leads the orchestra in all summer 2017 concerts.
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  • 2017 Faculty

    James Ross, Orchestra Director
    Andrew Crust, Assistant Conductor
    Lina Gonzalez-Granados, Assistant Conductor

    Madeline Adkins, Concertmaster, Utah Symphony
    David Halen, Concertmaster, St. Louis Symphony
    Matt Albert, Principal Second Violin, Cabrillo Festival Orchestra
    Alison Harney, Principal Second Violin, St. Louis Symphony
    CarlaMaria Rodrigues, Principal Viola, San Francisco Opera Orchestra
    Jonathan Vinocour, Principal Viola, San Francisco Symphony
    Joseph Johnson, Principal Cello, Toronto Symphony Orchestra
    Wei Yu, Principal Cello, Detroit Symphony Orchestra 
    Alexander Hanna, Principal Bass, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    Robin Kesselman, Principal Bass, Houston Symphony

    David Buck, Principal Flute, Detroit Symphony Orchestra
    Jennifer M. Gunn, Flute and Piccolo, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    Joseph Peters, Principal Oboe, Minnesota Orchestra
    Kathryn Greenbank, Principal Oboe, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
    Benjamin Lulich, Principal Clarinet, Seattle Symphony
    Stephen Williamson, Principal Clarinet, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    Andrew Brady, Principal Bassoon, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
    John Clouser, Principal Bassoon, The Cleveland Orchestra

    Roger Kaza, Principal Horn, St. Louis Symphony
    William VerMuelen, Principal Horn, Houston Symphony
    Billy Hunter, Principal Trumpet, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
    Stuart Stephenson, Principal Trumpet, Atlanta Symphony
    Weston Sprott, Acting Principal Trombone, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
    Peter Sullivan, Principal Trombone, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 
    Carol Jantsch, Principal Tuba, The Philadelphia Orchestra
    Seth Horner, Acting Principal Tuba, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
    Marc Damoulakis, Principal Percussion, The Cleveland Orchestra
    Christopher Deviney, Principal Percussion, The Philadelphia Orchestra
    Jacob Nissly, Principal Percussion, San Francisco Symphony
    Jason Haaheim, Principal Timpani, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
    Don Liuzzi, Principal Timpani, The Philadelphia Orchestra
    Nancy Allen, Principal Harp, New York Philharmonic
    Jessica Zhou, Principal Harp, Boston Symphony Orchestra

    Faculty subject to change.

  • NYO-USA Supporting Sponsor:

    PepsiCo Foundation (2017)

    Additional funding has been provided by The Jack Benny Family Foundation; JMCMRJ Sorrell Foundation; and Jolyon Stern and Nelle Nugent.

    Founder Patrons: Blavatnik Family Foundation; Nicola and Beatrice Bulgari; The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation; Marina Kellen French and the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation; The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation; Ronald O. Perelman; Robertson Foundation; Beatrice Santo Domingo; Robert F. Smith; Sarah Billinghurst Solomon and Howard Solomon; and Joan and Sanford I. Weill and the Weill Family Foundation.

    Blavatnik Family Foundation (2017)