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St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra

52nd Season, 2021-2022

Stephanie Childress
Music Director

FIRST VIOLIN
Madeleine Davis
Co-Concertmaster
Sophia Heaton
Co-Concertmaster
Madeline De Geest
Asst. Concertmaster
Celia Alexander
Ayman Ishmael Amerin
Hayden Baker
Nathan Bronstein
Micaela Chyu
Julia Crowe
Matthew Huang
Asher Koh
Jonathan Liu
Charles McGrath
Allison Peng
Bradley Smith
Ryan Tung

SECOND VIOLIN
Daniel Xu
Co-Principal 2nd Violin
Yiyun Xu
Co-Principal 2nd Violin
Emily Shaw
Asst. Principal 2nd Violin
Eric Chen
Ava Janes
Klaus Jostlein
Jennifer Li
Andy Mai
Kaya McNurlen
Naomi Meng
Aiden Moon
Gabby Schmiedeke
Mara Welch
Malcolm Yearby

Angel Ahn, alternate
Isabella Davis, alternate
Ashley Kim, alternate
Grace Li, alternate
Brody Macias, alternate
Gregory Shao, alternate

VIOLA
Elaina Maurer
Co-Principal
Isabella Pantano
Co-Principal
Hannah Moon
Asst. Principal
Eloise De Geest
Victor Humphrey
Larry Qian
Grace Song
Ethan Sturmoski
Aaron Wolz
Jenae Wright
Delia Zacks
Andy Zhang

Michelle Lualternate
Mallory Mihmalternate 
Lillian Smithalternate

 

 CELLO
Madeline Buchowski
Co-Principal
Natalie Van Winkle
Co-Principal
Bryson Liang
Asst. Principal
Milla Chitwood
John Cramblitt
Elinor Dana
Christian Larsen
Rachel Li
Ellie Spangler
Justin Wright

Jonathan Leealternate
Micah Thomasalternate
Nicholas Unseth, alternate

DOUBLE BASS
Evelyn Di Genova
Co-Principal
Sammie Lee
Co-Principal
Anushka Dharmasanam
Asst. Principal
Race Brighton
Samuel Caldwell
Lucie Herrick
Leah Johnson
Timothy McLaughlin-Heil

Anusha Kathiravanalternate

HARP
Greta Hodes

FLUTE / PICCOLO
Lexi Balog
Madalyn Montgomery
Isabella Saldaña
Tina Wang

Rachel Chungalternate
Sarah Liaoalternate

OBOE
Ava Baker
Nicholas Karr
Alice Liu
Alex Norrenberns

CLARINET
Samuel Caudell
Zachary Foulks
Katie Lee
William Sepesi

Brandon Vaughn, alternate

 BASSOON
Lawrence Liu
Elizabeth Myers
Charles Randall
Logan Storck

Evan Brothertonalternate
Alex Chenalternate

HORN
Aashish Allu
Roshen Chatwal
Paul Hensel Miekeley
Abigail Konopik
Nathan Stricker
Evan Wang

Andrew LeClerc, alternate
Tai Moore, alternate

TRUMPET
Nathanael Boston
Ariana Coan
Sean Gallagher
Michael Ladage

 Jackson Kenneyalternate

TROMBONE
Bryce Bernstein
Thomas Gustafson
Julian Mitchell

Joseph Hanksalternate

BASS TROMBONE
Noah Woerther

Leo Barks, alternate
Benjamin Ellisalternate

TUBA
James Knight

Jacob Buchek, alternate

PERCUSSION
Drew Eickel
Lexi Kunz
Kimmi Lin
Gramm Raedeke

Lily Mitchellalternate
Beacan Mottlalternate
Leo Taghertalternate
Shrey Vedanthamalternate

KEYBOARDS
Alex Chen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SLSO education programs are presented by:

Youth Orchestra programs are presented by:

Kathleen Clucas

And supported in part by:

G.A., Jr. and Kathryn M. Buder Charitable Foundation

ESCO Technologies Foundation

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