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Chorus Master

Marc David Erck

Noted as the first performer to appear onstage at the company premiere, Marc David Erck served as a performer, Assistant Director/Stage Manager, and Supertitles Coordinator before assuming his current duties as Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor in the spring of 2001. With a background that includes more than 24 years of choral conducting and over 35 years of stage work, Mr. Erck brings a unique and varied experience to the Austin Lyric Opera. He resides in his native Austin with his wife Debra, a music educator and children’s choir director. They have two sons who both are accomplished musicians.

Soprano
Lauren White Arthur
Lara Britton
Carol Brown
Amelia Ciskey
Julie Corne
Natalie Cummings
Audrey Davis
Jeanette Franz
Keeley Hooker
Angela Irving
Abigail Jackson
June Julian
Elise Leung
Samantha Leibowitz
Sara Ann Mitchell
Maureen Broy Papovich
Daniela Perez
Andrea Ramos
Alexandra Reilman
Colby Strong
Jamie Taylor
Gillian Watson
Anna Welch
Erika Wuerzner
Alto
Melody Chang
Kimberly Clemons
Patricia Combs
Abigail Diltz
Olivia Douglas
Janine Dworin
Layla Edwards
Sara Beth Gooding
Erin Bales Hanson
Rosa Harris
Melissa Krueger
Megan Sherrod LaFour
Melody Long
Namanda Musoke
Kristine Olson
Jennifer Quintero-Pitts
Christina Scanlon
Stevie Schein
Emily Scholten
Tenor
Evan Brown
Kevin Bryant
Yongtae Chon
Wayne Davis
Chris Denholm
Sam Dubin
Dan Dworin
Nicholas Erck
Andy Fleming
Antoine Garth
Glenn Glevosa
Paul Halstead
Andrew Head
Holton Johnson
Mark Kuroski
Dylan Morriengello
Paul Provence
Robin Reyes
DaShawn Williams
Bass
Joe Ahlert
Austin Bradley
Daniel Castillo
Daniel Cohen
Sergio Gaona
Jake Jacobsen
Greg Jebaily
Jeehon Kim
Ray Langenberg
Robert LeBas
Ev Lunning
Stephen Maus
Miseal Mendoza
Tim O’Brien
Max Parsons
Jeff Phillips
Benjamin Pratt
Max Randa
Reagan Redfern
Tim Shelbrune
Patrick Wright
Jay Young

Violin I
Joseph D. Smith, Concertmaster
Eugene Gratovich, Associate Concertmaster
Vincent Frittelli, Concertmaster Emeritus
Anthony Chen
Bruce Colson
Ashley Cooper
Molly Emerman
Karen Palmer

Violin II
Empty, Principal
Helen E. Bravenec, Assistant Principal
Risa Ando
Georgeann DuBell-Shockley
Elizabeth Douthit
Leigh Mahoney
Sha Zhu

Viola
Ames Asbell, Principal
Empty, Assistant Principal
Sara Driver
Mary Powers
Will Taylor

Cello
Douglas Harvey, Principal
Dr. Muriel B. Sanders, Assistant Principal
Colin Ferguson
Sara Nelson
Dr. Shawn Sanders

Bass
David Neubert, Principal
David Dawson, Assistant Principal
Paul Determan
Christopher Flores

Flute
Adah Toland Jones, Principal
Beverly Frittelli, Assistant Principal

Piccolo
Beverly Frittelli

Oboe
Beth M. Sanders, Principal
Dr. Ian Bruce Davidson, Assistant Principal

English Horn
Dr. Ian Bruce Davidson

Clarinet
Vanguel Tangarov, Principal
Valerie Bugh, Assistant Principal

Bassoon
William D. Lewis, Principal
Daris Hale, Assistant Principal

Horn
Dr. Thomas Hale, Principal
Jill Smith Rodriguez, Assistant Principal
Margaret Ayer
Roger Simmons

Trumpet
Robert Cannon, Principal
Michael Bucalo, Assistant Principal

Trombone
Brenda Sansig Salas, Principal
Owen Homayoun, Assistant Principal

Bass Trombone
Philip Arno

Tuba
Steven Bryant, Principal

Timpani
Hsueh-Yung Shen, Principal

Percussion
Genaro Gonzales, Principal
Tony Edwards, Assistant Principal

Harp
Elaine Martin Barber, Principal

Music Administrator
Elden Little
Orchestra Assistant
Adam “Flash” Graves