Musicians

About DSO

VIOLIN I*
George Brandt, concertmaster
Zach Bradley
Kristy Chun
Jonathan Kim
Sharyn Parks
Howard Pinder
Brittany Ross
Richard Sherman
Andres Silva
Debbi Whiting
Alyssa Wong

VIOLIN II*
Adele Wang, principal
Jim Baugher
Soy Chen
Frank Chiang
James M. Pledger III
Kyle Simmons
Deborah Stallworth
Donna Stroup
Roger Sumrall

VIOLA*
Cindy Beard, principal
Harry Daugharty
Tamara Dworetz
Mary Leah Friedline
Richard Hood
Marty Matteson
Ben Robinson
Greg Selig
Nicholas Wynn

CELLO*
Alana Bennett, acting principal
Sally Brown
CJ Drymon
Steve Ferguson
James R. Paulk, Jr.
Kathy Schlag
Hannah Shute
April Still
Vincent Williams
Rosemary Woolfitt

BASS*
David Goodwin, principal
Timothy Boykin
Mike Carthon
Stephen Delman
Chester Griffin
Harry Pinder
Miroslav Tubic

* indicates section listed alphabetically

FLUTE
Kathy Farmer, principal
Jessica Harris
Lisa Mahoney

CLARINET
Greg Collins, principal
Ronald Penn
John Buck
Barbaraann Bongiovanni

OBOE
Rebecca Collins, principal
Leah Gamba
Amy Jacoby

BASSOON
Dan Worley, principal
PJ Jones

HORN
Steve Alperin, principal
Joel Margolies
Adrian Norris
Daniel Russakow
Sara Altmann

TRUMPET
Shaun Branam, principal trumpet

Shaun Branam, principal trumpet

Shaun joined the Dekalb Symphony Orchestra as Principal Trumpet at the beginning of the 2013-2014 season. Shaun has performed at the Pacific Music Festival in Sapporo, Japan, at the National Orchestral Institute in College Park, MD, and at the Brevard Music Center in Brevard, NC. He also maintains an active private trumpet studio in the metro Atlanta area. Shaun holds a master’s degree from Indiana University and a bachelor’s degree from Columbus State University. His principal teachers have included John Rommel, Robert Murray, Phil Elkins, and Moffatt Williams. Shaun is a native of Lawrenceville, GA and in his free time enjoys spending time with friends and family.

Scott Jones
Sally Stratton

TROMBONE
Mike Wilson, principal
Greg Leathers
Richard Rogers, bass trombone

TUBA
Andy Hertel, principal

PERCUSSION*
Norman Gibby, principal
Anthony Bush
Dick Atcheson
David E. Campbell

KEYBOARDS
Janice Vernon


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