The MIM Festival Orchestra is made up of top-notch professional players from across the country.

For photos and bios of core Festival Musicians, please click HERE.

Concertmaster:     Robin Mayforth

Violin I

Karen Sor, assistant concertmaster
Mutsuko Tatman
Eline van den Ende
Daniel Zuckerman
Ron Whaley
Matthew Oshida
Sarah Wood
Anna Gendler
Richard Altenbach

Violin II

Rae Ann Goldberg, principal
Michelle Maruyama
Brooke Aird
Claudia Fountain
Randi Soule
Ryo Fukuda
Sergi Goldman-Hull
Genie Wie
Kristen Autry

Viola

Tamas Strasser, principal
David Gold
Melinda Rayne
David Thorp
Emily Onderdonk
Elizabeth Prior
Nancy Ewing

Cello

Janet Witharm, principal
Adelle-Akiko Kearns
Noriko Kishi
Ellen Sanders
Dahna Rudin

Bass

Bill Everett, principal
Andy Butler
Richard Worn

Flute

Jane Lenoir, principal
Carol Adee
Monique Rance

Oboe

Neil Tatman, principal
Jason Sudduth
Cindy Behmer

English Horn
Jason Sudduth

Clarinet

Tom Rose, principal
Geordie Frazer
Sandra McPherson

Bassoon

Carla Wilson
David Riddles

Contrabassoon

David Granger

Trumpet

Scott Macomber, principal
Kale Cumings
Michael Meeks
Brad Hogarth

Trombone

Don Benham
Wayne Solomon
Doug Thorley

French Horn

Peter Nowlen, principal
Richard Burdick
Cara Jones
Philip Richardson
Cameron Kopf

Tuba

Tony Clements

Percussion

Matthew Darling
Scott Ney
Thomas Rance
David Gabrielson
Michael Downing

Harp

Sage Po

Piano

Aileen Chanco