Members

2021-2022 UCI SYMPHONY

CONDUCTOR | Dr. Stephen Tucker
Teaching Assistant | Kevin Jellison/Haley MacKay
Assistant/Librarian | Kevin Jellison

Membership and seating are tentative and subject to change.

 

VIOLIN 1

Joseph Wong, concertmaster
Richard Chong
Anthony Wong
Megan Lim
Mia Murasaki

VIOLIN 2

Kelly Tsao, principal
Zhengyu (Diana) Huang
Annie Tang
Sarah Lee
Chelsea Hays
Kritin (Guy) Deeprompt

 

 

VIOLA

Gary Chanan, principal
Alejandro Yankelevich
Eileen Kim
Jerry Chang
Lawrence Cheung

 

 

CELLO

Ellie Chae
Eric Chang
Allison Liu
Chujung (Annie) Guo
Peter Krapp
Aaron Jordan
Aidan Woods

 

BASS

Chelsea Wong, principal
Eric Ashkarian
Belinda Oceguera
Jincheng (Gavin) Lyu
Isaac Weise

 

FLUTE

Savanna Nygard
Susan Turner
Ashley Kim

OBOE

Jeffrey Shen
 
 
 

 

HARP

Daniel Cadena

 

TUBA

TBA
TBA

CLARINET

Qifan Zhang
Taesung Hwang
 

BASSOON

Alexander Chay
TBA

HORN
Ethan Nguyen
TBA
TBA
TBA

 

TRUMPET

Roger Duran
TBA
TBA

 

TROMBONE

Kory Ha
Michael Rushman
June Satton

 

PERCUSSION

Haley MacKay
Samantha Zhao
Adriel Galbreath-Flores

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Conductor

Dr. Geoffrey Pope has been recognized through numerous appointments, commissions, and awards as a conductor and composer. Pope’s musical work has taken him throughout the United States and Europe, where he seeks to present provocative and engaging performances that have a strong cultural impact. He joins UCI in 2022, having led in an interim capacity in the spring quarters of 2019 and 2021. For more information, click here.