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maxwell abelson

Maxwell Abelson

Maxwell Abelson

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Chemical Egineering

Instrument: Trombone

Years in the PA: Three

Daniel Bear

Daniel Bear

School: Michigan State University

Area of Study: Jazz Studies

Instrument: Trombone – Jazz

Years in the PA: Two

Sergey Blinov

Sergey Blinov

Sergey Blinov

School: Georgia Tech

Area of Study: Physics

Instrument: Cello

Years in the PA: One

Jocelyn Bowns

Jocelyn Bowns

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Instrument: Harp

Area of Study: Music and Nutrition Pre Med Track

Years in the PA: Four

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Noah Davis Bunn

Noah Davis Bunn

School: North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

Area of Study: Economics Law

Instrument: Trombone – Jazz

Years in the PA: Two

Nathaniel carlson

Nathaniel Carlson

Nathaniel Carlson

School: UNC Greensboro

Instrument: Tenor Saxophone

Years in the PA: Two

Casey Cheatham

Casey Cheatham

School: University of Michigan

Area of Study: Jazz Performance

Instrument: Drums

Years in the PA: One

grace chow

Grace Chow

Grace Chow

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Neuroscience

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Nine

Luke Darney

Luke Darney

Luke Darney

School: Appalachian State University

Area of Study: Chemistry

Instrument: Double Bass

Years in the PA: Three

Patrick Duffy

Patrick Duffy

Patrick Duffy

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Instrument: Trombone

Years in the PA: Four

Alexander Eischeid

Alexander Eischeid

Alexander Eischeid

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of study: Music and Computer Science

Instrument: Trumpet

Years in the PA: Five

joseph foglia

Joseph Foglia

Joseph Foglia

School: William Paterson University, New Jersey

Area of study: Jazz Studies

Instrument: Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet

Years in the PA: Five

ryan gibson

Ryan Gibson

Ryan Gibson

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Industrial Engineering

Instrument: Bassoon

Years in the PA: Four

Emma Gonzalez

Emma Gonzalez

Emma Gonzalez

Instrument: Vocals

Years in the PA: Four

Ben Greene

Ben Greene

Ben Greene

School: Belmont University

Area of Study: Violin Performance

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Six

Sharayu Gugnani

Sharayu Gugnani

Sharayu Gugnani

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Music Performance and Public Policy

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Seven

Philharmonic Association Musician Intern

Archit Gupta

Archit Gupta

Archit Gupta

School: Virginia Tech

Area of Study: Computer Science

Instrument: Guitar

Years in the PA: Four

Julia Ho

Julia Ho

Julia Ho

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Psychology

Instrument: Viola

Years in the PA: Six

Elaine Holley

Elaine Holley

Elaine Holley

School: Appalachian State University

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Six

Eric Jun

Eric Jun

Eric Jun

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Computer Science and Economics

Instrument: Cello

Years in the PA: Six

Philharmonic Association Musician Intern 2019-20

Julia Kane

Julia Kane

School: American University

Area of Study: Art History

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Two

Sophia Knappe

Sophia Knappe

School: New England Conservatory

Area of Study: Cello Performance

Instrument: Cello

Years in the PA: Five

Abigail Kollu

Abigail Kollu

School: Saint Louis University

Area of Study: Public Health

Instrument: Cello

Years in the PA: One

Pranav Krishna Kumar

Pranav Krishna Kumar

Pranav Krishna Kumar

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Computer Science

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Six

Philharmonic Association Musician Intern

Dongjae Lee

Dongjae Lee

School: Georgia Institute of Technology

Area of Study: Computer Science

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Eight

Isabelle Lee

Isabelle Lee

Isabelle Lee

School: Bowdoin College

Area of Study: Neuroscience

Instrument: Clarinet

Years in the PA: Four

Jiaying Li

Jiaying Li

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Statistics

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Three

Dorian Lineberger

Dorian Lineberger

Dorian Lineberger

School: NC State University

Area of Study:  Aerospace Engineering

Instrument: Piano

Years in the PA: One

Amy Liu

Amy Liu

School: Johns Hopkins

Area of Study: Biomedical Engineering

Instrument: Viola

Years in the PA: Four

Neha Malkar

Neha Malkar

Neha Malkar

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Business

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Eight

Campbell Massengill

Campbell Massengill

School: NC State University

Area of study: Computer Science

Instrument: Flute

Years in the PA: Four

Kennedy Mitchell

Kennedy Mitchell

School: Yale University

Area of Study: Biomedical or Chemical Engineering Pre-med

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Three

Quinn Morris

Quinn Morris

Quinn Morris

School: UNC Greensboro

Area of Study: Music and Pre-Engineering

Instrument: Trumpet

Years in the PA: Three

Arun Murali

Arun Murali

School: NC State University

Area of study: Applied Mathematics

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Four

Philharmonic Association Musician Intern 2019-20

Shefali Pai

Shefali Pai

Shefali Pai

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Mathematics

Instrument: Cello

Years in the PA: Nine

Brennan Robbins

Brennan Robbins

School: Oberlin Conservatory of Music

Area of Study: Flute Performance

Instrument: Flute

Years in the PA: Three

Madeline Robeson

Madeline Robeson

Madeline Robeson

School: UNC Greensboro

Area of Study: Music Performance

Instrument: Flute and Piccolo

Years in the PA: Three

henry sallard

Henry Sallard

Henry Sallard

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Aerospace engineering  with an astronautics concentration

Instrument: Trombone – Jazz

Years in the PA: One

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Hannah Santos

Hannah Santos

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Neuroscience and Women’s and Gender Studies with a minor in Chemistry on a premed track

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Seven

hayden silvester

Hayden Silvester

Hayden Silvester

School: New England Conservatory of Music

Area of Study: Tuba Performance

Instrument: Tuba

Years in the PA: One

Philharmonic Association Musician Intern

Sam Stage

Sam Stage

School: Berklee College of Music

Area of Study: Violin Performance

Instrument: Trombone

Years in the PA: Two

Jonah Stanford

Jonah Stanford

AJonah Stanford

School: UNC Asheville

Area of study: Biology

Instrument: String Bass

Years in the PA: Four

emre tekmen

Emre Tekmen

Emre Tekmen

School: UNC Greensboro

Area of Study: Jazz Studies and Pre-med

Instrument: Alto saxophone

Years in the PA: Five

polyna uzun

Polyna Uzun

Polyna Uzun

School: Duke University

Area of Study: International Comparative Studies

Instrument: Viola

Years in the PA: Three

ellie veum

Ellie Veum

Ellie Veum

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology

Instrument: Oboe

Years in the PA: Five

Megan Vezzetti

Megan Vezzetti

Megan Vezzetti

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Applied Mathematics

Instrument: Oboe

Years in the PA: Three

Sarah Wang

Sarah Wang

Sarah Wang

School: Northeastern University

Area of Study: Political Science

Instrument: Violin

Years in the PA: Nine

Natalie Wiese

Natalie Wiese

Natalie Wiese

School: Meredith College

Area of Study: Computer Science

Instrument: Cello

Years in the PA: Eight

Philharmonic Association Musician Intern

Derek Yao

Derek Yao

Derek Yao

School: UNC Chapel Hill

Area of Study: Biostatistics and Music

Instrument: Trombone

Years in the PA: Four

Max Yates

Max Yates

Max Yates

School: NC State University

Area of Study: Electrical Engineering

Instrument: Viola

Years in the PA: Four

Joey Zhao

Joey Zhao

Joey Zhao

School: NC State

Instrument: Clarinet

Years in the PA: Three

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