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Staff | Principal Musicians | The Orchestra | Board of Directors

SSO Staff

Principal Musicians

Clare Cason

Clare Cason

Concertmaster

James Song

James Song

Violin

David Cason

David Cason

Cello

Randy Inman

Randy Inman

Bass

Paul Dods

Paul Dods

Clarinet

Carl Kleinsteuber

Carl Kleinsteuber

Tuba

Mai Hessel

Mai Hessel

Percussion

The Sherman Symphony Orchestra

VIOLINS

Clare Cason, concertmaster
Haruna Minoura
Cole Flanagan
Andres Hernandez
Andrew Kim
Charlie Hadel
Jana Kmodras
Benjamin Wahlquist
Mikyung Kim Kwon
Esther Tran
Cindy Park
Cassandra Lin
Phoenix Abbo

James Song, principal
Jackson Mullis
Grant Dominick
Liz Murphy
Candace Casarez
Melissa Salazar
Janetta Tang
Elijah Evans
Thomas Keeley
Taylor Williams
Carol Wells

VIOLAS

Kathleen Crabtree, principal
Conner Thomason
Fred Freeman
Kyle Davis
Aquilla Smith

CELLOS

David Cason, principal
Leslie Whelan
Riley Smith
Yubin Lim
Jane Klauser
Ricardo Mejia

BASSES

Randy Inman, principal
Russell Thompson
Parry Leong
Suzy Salzman
Greg Hendrix

FLUTES

Amy Thiemann, principal
Suzy Barker
Margaret Mealy

PICCOLO

Margaret Mealy

OBOES

Katie Haun
Ashley Rollins

ENGLISH HORN

Ashley Rollins

CLARINETS

Paul Dods, principal
Michael Nichols

BASS CLARINET

Paul Dods

BASSOONS

Russ Riding, principal
Anthony Adair

HORNS

Max Weaver, principal
Trenton Carr
Scott Mayo
Eric Hessel
Alex Weaver

TRUMPETS

Will Pratt, principal
Anthony Merrick
John Vietta

TROMBONES

Jeremiah Umholtz, principal
Alan Harkey
Thomas Barttels

TUBA

Carl Kleinsteuber, principal

HARP

Carolyn Tollett

TIMPANI

Mai Hessel

PERCUSSION

Cara Wildman
Curtis McCarthy

Musicians interested in joining the orchestra: Please contact Daniel L. Dominick at ddominick@austincollege.edu or 903-813-2461.

Sherman Symphony Association Board of Directors

Mark Nagel, President
Peter Bellermann, President-Elect
Lana Caswell-Garcia, Treasurer
Marylyn Branson-Keck
Steve Cobb
Sally Fillebrown
Tony Giarraputo
Alan Harkey
Lindsey Manley
Margaret Mealy
Marty Richardson
Ron Roberts
Jeri Walker
Susan Whitenack
Mila Zhu
Janet Hayes, Managing Director
Daniel Dominick, Music Director
Leslie Whelan, Education Director

Advisory Board:

Peter Munson
David Stone