Kingston Symphony Orchestra

Meet Our Musicians

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 info@kingstonsymphony.on.ca.

 

Violin

Gisèle Dalbec-Szczesniak,

     Concertmaster

Melinda Collins,

     Assistant Concertmaster

Julia McFarlane,

     Principal Second Violin

Marion Stratton,

     Principal Emeritus

Lisa Draper

Julie Garriss*

Lydia Gasse*

Venetia Gauthier

Rosemary Gosse

Danielle Lennon

Elyse Loewen

Clare Mak

Charna Matsushige*

Lyssa Pelton*

Hailey Phillips

Kelly Purpura

Jessie Ramsay*

Eric Richert

Amy Spurr*

Viola

Eileen Beaudette, Principal

Andrew Farmer

Suzanne Fegan

Chris Fraser

Jadie Liu

Jethro Moneo

Angela Rudden*

Rachel Stewart

Cello

Wolf Tormann, Principal

Nancy Burge

Jeff Hamacher

Sarah McCourt

Don McLean

Jennifer Tindale

Bass

Eric Lee, Principal

Joshua Bullen*

Roger Moniz

Doug Rooks

Cynthia Woods*

Flute

Amelia Lyon, Principal

Anne Palmer (and Piccolo)

Jay McLellan* (and Piccolo)

Oboe

Melissa Scott, Principal

Julie Paul (and English Horn)

 

                                                                                                                                               

 

 

 

 

 

 
Clarinet

Gordon Craig, Principal

Linda Craig (and Bass Clarinet)

Bassoon

Ben Glossop, Prinicpal

Katie Legere (and Contrabassoon)

Mark Frederick

French Horn

Austin Hitchcock, Principal

Roslyn Black*

Emily Cavers

Cory van Allen

Courtney Prizrenac*

Christina Wotherspoon

Trumpet

Jonathan Elliotson, Principal

Mike Verner

Janet MacRae*

Dan Tremblay*

Trombone

Ben Perrier, Principal

Susan Dustan

John Palmer

Cynthia Yuschyshyn

Tuba

Sylvain Gagnon, Principal

Timpani

Greg Runions, Principal

Percussion

Sean Donaldson*

Kenneth Erksine*

Adam Falconi*

Piano/Keyboard

Clare Gordon*

Harp

Sharlene Wallace

 

 

* denotes regular extra musicians