Sammamish Symphony Roster

Adam Stern
Interim Conductor and Music Director

First Violin

  • Dennis Helppie, Concertmaster
  • Tim Strait, Assistant Concertmaster
  • Sandy Anuras1
  • Ian Backman
  • Jacky Bosworth1
  • Kristin Edlund
  • Jonathan Kuehn2
  • Sarah Lintakoon
  • Donna Mansfield
  • Lynne Martinell
  • Heather Raschko1
  • Haley Schaening
  • Kolleen Uppinghouse1
  • Deborah Wade

Second Violin

  • Shelby Eaton, Principal
  • Feather Asmussen, Assistant Principal
  • Barbara Ethington
  • Cathy Grindle
  • Matthew Guenther
  • Tia Jin
  • Nancy Johnson
  • Jillian Kent-Dobias
  • Shravani Kulkarni
  • Paula Libes
  • Andromeda Mendez
  • Fran Pope
  • Setsuko Reeves
  • McKenna Roberts1
  • Miranda Thorpe

Viola

  • Libby Landy, Principal
  • Jan Rider, Assistant Principal
  • Armand Binkhuysen1
  • Kathryn Boudreau
  • Heidi Fivash
  • Justins Holderness
  • Hans Klein
  • Dan Pope
  • Sariya Rashid
  • Amanda Salmick1
  • Loraine Terpening1
  • Barb Thorne
  • Myrl Venter

Cello

  • Shiang-Yin Lee, Principal
  • Joyce Sanford1, Assistant Principal
  • Kumiko Chiba1
  • Marina Fernandez
  • Margaret Fivash1
  • Andy Hill
  • Loryn Lestz
  • Michelle Miller1
  • Juha Niemisto
  • Gail Ratley
  • Joan Selvig
  • Sandra Sultan
  • Erin Verna1
  • Patricia Zundel

Bass

  • Jarod Tanneberg, Principal
  • Natalie Schlichtmann, Assistant Principal

Flute

  • Melissa Underhill, Principal
  • Tori Berntsen
  • Elana Sabovic-Matt

Piccolo

  • Elana Sabovic-Matt

Oboe

  • Susan Jacoby, Principal
  • Jim Kobe1
  • Maureen Stone2

Clarinet

  • Jayne Marquess, Principal
  • Kathy Carr
  • Linda Thomas

Bass Clarinet

  • Linda Thomas

Bassoon

French Horn

  • Evelyn Zeller, Principal
  • Sha'ari Garfinkel2
  • Craig Kowald
  • Becky Thompson2

Trumpet

  • Open Position, Principal
  • Paige Anderson2
  • Ben Ellis2
  • Christopher Hansen-Murray2
  • Jim Sailors2

Trombone

  • Scott Sellevold1, Principal
  • Rob Birkner2
  • Stephanie Lebens2
  • Open Position

Bass Trombone

  • Michael Wennerstrom

Tuba

Timpani

Percussion

  • Craig Wende1, Principal
  • Brian Yarkosky, Principal
  • Daniel Pooley
  • Jenna Schroeter

Piano/Keyboard

  • Catherine Lowell, Principal
  • Aliena Lowell2

Harp

  • Bethany Man, Principal

1 On leave
2 Temporary musician