Learn more about our Principal Members of the Orchestra!
Jeff Nesrsta, bassoon
Jeff shows us what the bassoon can do!
Thomas Schroeder, cello
Thomas tells about his life of music that began in Germany.
Ron White, clarinet
Ron lets us get up close and personal with his clarinet.
Jennifer Isadore, flute
Jennifer shares her musical journey to SOST and her beautiful flute!
Mark Collado, French horn
Mark gives us a glimpse into his musical inspirations and plays some favorites!
Hope Cowan, harp
Hope opens up the magical world of the harp!
Stanley Chyi, oboe
Stanley shares the ins and outs of the oboe.
Justin Collazo, percussion
Justin shares the beats of the percussion family of instruments!
Tim Dueppen, trombone
Tim shares a variety of different trombones with us.
Brian Shook, trumpet
Brian explains the many different types of trumpets!
Victor Gomez, tuba
Victor explains all about the tuba and how it is used all over the world!
Whitney Bullock, viola
Whitney explains how the viola is the heart of the orchestra!
Matt Detrick, violin
Matt and his wife Anabel tell us all about the violin and play some classical and folk music!
And last but certainly not least, Maestro Chelsea Tipton II, along with Tim Dueppen discuss Music Improvisation!