Meet our Musicians

The musicians of the Sarasota Orchestra are the face of our organization. Get to know them here.

* Leave of Absence
+ One-Year Position

Artistic Leadership

Music Director Designate

Violin

Concertmaster
Virginia B. Toulmin Chair
Associate Concertmaster
Assistant Concertmaster
Barbara & Maurice L. Hirsch Chair
Principal Second
Assistant Principal Second
George A. Bernat Chair
Thomas R. & Justine Sprenger Chair
Ida S. Krawitz Chair

Viola

Principal
Maurice L. Hirsch Chair
Assistant Principal
Ruth DeLuca Chair
Irene E. DeLynn Chair

Cello

Principal
Assistant Principal
Eugene H. Clay Chair
Jennie Sokoloff Chair

Double Bass

Principal
Assistant Principal
George F. Gibbs Chair

Flute

Principal
Kenneth Scutt Chair
flute/piccolo

Oboe

oboe/english horn
oboe/english horn

Clarinet

Principal
Maj. Gen. Ray & Margaret Mason Chair
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet

Bassoon

Principal
bassoon/contrabassoon

Horn

Co-Principal
Co-Principal

Trumpet

co-principal

Trombone

Principal
Bass Trombone

Tuba

Principal
Hubert & Ruth DeLynn Chair

Timpani

Principal

Percussion

Keyboard

Principal Keyboard
Beatrice Friedman Chair

Harp

Library

Principal Librarian
Assistant Principal Librarian

Ensembles

Give to the
Annual Fund

Gifts to the Annual Fund help sustain Sarasota Orchestra and ensure that our musicians can continue to serve our community in the months ahead. Please join our Sarasota Orchestra family by making a gift today, and help us share the healing power of music.

Don't Miss These
Special Events

Deepen your connection and make great memories with Sarasota Orchestra at these delightful happenings.

Guest Conductor Dinner Series
6 Dinners throughout the Season

Pops Supper Club
Saturday, January 29, 2022

Sarasota Orchestra Brunch
Sunday, March 27, 2022

Contact Us

 Address

709 N Tamiami Tr, Sarasota, FL 34236

 Phone

Box Office: 941.953.3434
Administration: 941.953.4252

 Box Office Hours:

Our staff is here to help by phone, email, or in-person Monday-Friday from 10am-4pm.

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About Us

Our mission is to engage, educate, and enrich our community through high-quality, live musical experiences.

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