Embassy Theatre

FORT WAYNE PHILHARMONIC YOUTH ORCHESTRA SIDE-BY-SIDE CONCERT

Program Notes

prelude

Andrew Constantine, conductor
Luke Fitzpatrick, flute
Fort Wayne Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, Troy Webdell, director

Musical legends and love tunes will fill the air during this concert. Rachmaninoff’s most popular symphony is lush and opulent, a shimmering, spine-tingling favorite beloved by audiences for over 100 years.

Khachaturian - Mazurka and Galop from Masquerade
                         Youth Symphony Orchestra

Khachaturian - Flute Concerto

Rachmaninoff - Symphony No.2 in E minor, Op. 27
 

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FORT WAYNE PHILHARMONIC

VIOLIN 1
1 Violetta Todorova
Johanna Bourkova-Morunov
2 Timothy Tan
Joachim Stepniewski
3 Marcella Trentacosti
Alexandra Tsilibes
4 Pablo Vasquez
Kristin Westover
5 Michael Acosta
Colleen Tan
6 Linda Oper
Emelinda Escobar
7 Gert Kumi
Mary Kothman

VIOLIN 2
1 Betsy Gephart
David Ling
2 Tomer Marcus
Marley Haller
3 Nicole Deguire
Amber Dimoff
4 Gina Buzzelli
Michael Houff
5 Jessica Bennett
Emily Thompson
6 Linda Kanzawa
Janet Guy-Klickman

VIOLA
1 Derek Reeves
Debra Welter
2 Bruce Graham
Debra Graham
3 Theodore E. Chemey, III
Erin Maughan
4 Liisa Wiljer
Emily Mondok
5 Anna Ross

CELLO
1 Deborah Nitka Hicks
David Rezits
2 Elizabeth Lee
Martin Meyer
3 Brian Klickman
Peter Opie
4 Martyna Bleke

BASS
1 Adrian Mann
Kevin Piekarski
2 Brian Kuhns
Andres Gil
3 John Tonne
Nick Adams

FLUTE
Jessica Warren
Mihoko Watanabe
Hillary Feibel

OBOE
Pavel Morunov
John Snyder
Leonid Sirotkin

CLARINET
Laurie Blanchet
Gavin Arnold
Sergey Gutorov

BASSOON
Dennis Fick
Mike Trentacosti

HORN
Michelle Hembree
Katie Loesch
Kurt Civilette
Kenji Ulmer
Gene Berger (asst.)

TRUMPET
Dan Price
Daniel Ross
Akira Murotan

TROMBONE
Brian Johnston
Kevin Dombrowski
Andrew Hicks

TUBA
Chance Trottman-Huiet

TIMPANI
Eric Schweikert

PERCUSSION
Alison Chorn
Kevin Kosnik
Kirk Etheridge

HARP
Anne Preucil Lewellen

FORT WAYNE PHILHARMONIC YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

1ST VIOLIN
Mikhayla Palicte, Concertmaster*
Karissa Brath, Assist. Concertmaster*
Daniel Liu
Jessica Zhou
Juliette Mikautadze
Jaylynn Kim
Ethan Walker
Lucy Gutman

2ND VIOLIN
Kyra Wagmeister, Principal*
Ashley Jing, Assist. Principal*
Ella Hildebrand
Jessica Tian
Frank Cai 
Brandon Springer
Sara Gierke
Bianca Mast

VIOLA
Grace Buchanan, Principal*
Ella Moss, Assist Principal*
Colin Campbell
Breanna Burlison
Dontal Glaspy

CELLO
Edward Sun, Principal*
Daniel Gruber, Assist. Principal*
Maria Tan
Donnell Adams-Jones
Bethany Perkins
Garret Park

BASS
Henri Spoelhof, Principal*
Miles Fritsch, Assist. Principal
Preston Reeves

FLUTE
Adisyn Nichols, Principal
Brock Williamson, Assist. Principal
Sophia Zhang
Sara DeLong

OBOE
Laurel Morton, Principal
Andy Deng, Assist. Principal
Gracie Rose

CLARINET
Mallory Neebes, Principal
Melody Sutter, Assist. Principal
Edward Ng
Rushil Srikakolapu
Grant Tudor

BASSOON
Ben Morton, Principal

FRENCH HORN
Noah Haefner, Principal
Corbet Elkins, Assist. Principal

TRUMPET
Sam Jones, Principal
Jozlyne Schwartz, Assist. Principal
Alexander Yauchler

TROMBONE
David Momoh, Principal
Olivia Nicholson

PERCUSSION
Hailey Sandquist, Principal
Levi Brath, Assist. Principal
Catherine Ji
Kenny Wang

PIANO
Catherine Ji, Principal
Kenny Wang

*Denotes Premier Strings

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