John Churchwell

John Churchwell

One of the leading collaborative pianists of his generation, John Churchwell enjoys a career on the concert stage as well as in the nation’s leading opera houses.

Frank Huang

Frank Huang

Frank Huang joined the New York Philharmonic as Concertmaster, The Charles E. Culpeper Chair, in September 2015.

Pamela Frank

Pamela Frank

American violinist Pamela Frank has established an outstanding international reputation across an unusually varied range of performing activity.

Jerome Lowenthal

Jerome Lowenthal

Jerome Lowenthal has been a prominent presence in the international piano world for more than a half-century, and has performed a voluminous repertoire that includes 63 different concerti. 

Paul Merkelo

Paul Merkelo

Renowned as one of the finest trumpet players of his generation, Paul Merkelo is recognized for his ’pure technical prowess’’ (Rochester Democrat & Chronicle) and ‘’unusual lyrical gifts’’ (Gramophone). 

Richie Hawley

Richie Hawley

Richie Hawley ranks among the most distinguished clarinetists of his generation, impressing audiences  around the world with his virtuosity and the velvety, sonorous tone that has become his trademark. 

Keir GoGwilt

Keir GoGwilt

Keir GoGwilt has performed concerti with orchestras including the Chinese National Symphony, the Orquesta Filarmonica de Santiago, and the Bowdoin International Music Festival Orchestra.

Richard O'Neill

Richard O'Neill

Praised by the London Times as "ravishing" and The Los Angeles Times as "energetic and sassy...exceptional," violist Yongjae O'Neill has distinguished himself as one of the great instrumentalists of his generation.  

Stephen Hough

Stephen Hough

One of the most distinctive artists of his generation, MacArthur Fellowship recipient Stephen Hough combines a distinguished career as a pianist with those of composer and writer.

Deborah Voigt

Deborah Voigt

“Not only has her majestic voice made her fans love her, but so has the soprano’s profound feeling for texts and subtleties of musical style, not to mention her genuine sense of humor.”- WSJ

Benjamin Kamins

Benjamin Kamins

Since 1972, as the associate principal bassoonist of the Minnesota Orchestra, Benjamin Kamins has enjoyed a wide-ranging career as an orchestral musician, chamber player, solo performer, and educator.

Martin Katz

Martin Katz

One of the world's busiest collaborators, Martin Katz has been in constant demand by the most celebrated vocal soloists for four decades. 

Mark H. Lawrence

Mark H. Lawrence

Mark H. Lawrence, formerly Principal Trombone of the San Francisco Symphony for 34 years, is an active soloist, clinician, chamber musician, and teacher.

Joseph Kaiser

Joseph Kaiser

Joseph Kaiser, recognized for his beauty of tone, intelligence of programming, and innate sense of style and elegance, is internationally acclaimed as one of the most gifted artists of his generation.

Judith LeClair

Judith LeClair

Judith LeClair joined the New York Philharmonic as Principal Bassoon in 1981, at the age of 23. Since then, she has made more than 50 solo appearances with the Orchestra

James Conlon

James Conlon

James Conlon, one of today’s most versatile and respected conductors, has cultivated a vast symphonic, operatic and choral repertoire.

Bill Schuman

Bill Schuman

Bill Schuman is internationally celebrated as one of the world’s leading teachers of singing. His students represent some of the most important names in the music world.

Stéphane Denève

Stéphane Denève

Stéphane Denève is Music Director of the Brussels Philharmonic, Principal Guest Conductor of The Philadelphia Orchestra, Music Director Designate of the St Louis Symphony and Director of the Centre for Future Orchestral Repertoire.

Cynthia Phelps

Cynthia Phelps

Violist Cynthia Phelps's versatile career includes appearances as chamber musician, soloist, and Principal Violist of the New York Philharmonic.

New York Philharmonic String Quartet

New York Philharmonic String Quartet

The New York Philharmonic String Quartet comprises Concertmaster Frank Huang, Principal Associate Concertmaster Sheryl Staples, Principal Viola Cynthia Phelps, and Principal Cello Carter Brey.