About

Kingston Symphony Orchestra

The Kingston Symphony is a professional orchestra made up of approximately 45 musicians who are actively engaged, not only in performing with the Kingston Symphony, but also in teaching privately, at Queen's University, Royal Military College and St. Lawrence College, and in elementary and high schools throughout our region. 

 

If you are interested in auditioning for the orchestra, please contact the Kingston Symphony Association office at 613-546-9729 or personnelmanager@kingstonsymphony.ca.

 

Violin

Yolanda Bruno,

     Concertmaster

Erika Sloos,

     Assistant Concertmaster

Julia McFarlane,

     Principal Second Violin

Marion Stratton,

     Principal Emeritus

Lisa Draper

Venetia Gauthier

Rosemary Gosse

Kiri Hauck

Junga Kang

Danielle Lennon

Melanie Li

Clare Mak

Annica McDougall

Kelly Purpura

Gisèle Szczesniak

Jessica Wei

Charna Matsushige*

Lyssa Pelton*

David Shewchuk*

Amy Spurr*

Viola

Kelvin Enns, Principal

Eileen Beaudette

Andrew Farmer

Suzanne Fegan

Chris Fraser

Rachel Stewart

Cello

Wolf Tormann, Principal

  • In recognition of the KSA Volunteer Committee

Nancy Burge

Sirui Chen

Jeff Hamacher

Sarah McCourt

Don McLean

Mateo Ronderos

Jennifer Tindale

Bass

Eric Lee, Principal

Roger Moniz

Doug Rooks

Joshua Bullen*

Patrick McPhail*

Cynthia Woods*

Flute

Amelia Lyon, Principal

  • In memory of Janet Ferguson-Cook

Anne Palmer (and Piccolo)

Jay McLellan* (and Piccolo)

Oboe

Melissa Scott, Principal

Julie Paul (and English Horn)

Ron Cohen-Mann*

 

 
Clarinet

Carina Canonico, Principal

  • In memory of Avram Galper

Linda Craig (and Bass Clarinet)

Chris Alfano*

Bassoon

Ben Glossop, Prinicpal

Katie Legere (and Contrabassoon)

Mark Frederick

French Horn

Olivier Brisson, Principal

Emily Cavers

Christina Michie

Cory van Allen

Trumpet

Jonathan Elliotson, Principal

Mike Verner

Janet MacRae*

Dan Tremblay*

Trombone

Ben Perrier, Principal

Susan Dustan

John Palmer

Cynthia Yuschyshyn

Leonard Winsor*

Tuba

Sylvain Gagnon, Principal

Timpani

Greg Runions, Principal

Percussion

Sean Donaldson*

Kenneth Erksine*

Piano/Keyboard

Clare Miller*

Harp

Sharlene Wallace

 

 

* denotes regular extra musicians