Dunedin Symphony Orchestra Players

DSO orchestras range from approximately 30 for our Matinée Series performances, up to 70 for our International Series performances. These players are drawn from a wider pool of nearly 100 part-time professional musicians.

Read about auditioning for the DSO.

Concert Master

Tessa Petersen

Violin

Tessa Petersen
Sandra Crawshaw
Claire Anderson
Olive Butler
Nancy Chen
Mike Corballis
Sally Couper
Beverley Dwan
Maple Goh
Dean Hollebon
Anne Kim
Sherry Lee
Patricia Leen
Cally McWha
Karla Norton
Matthew Scadden
Isaac Shatford
Joshua Tang

Viola

Alan Starrett
Alison Bowcott
Hannah Murray
Katrina Sharples

Cello

David Murray
Peter Lee
Wayne Perniskie
Anna Petersen
Pamela Seccombe
Elaine Wilden

Double Bass

Patricia Dean
Karen Knudson
Kate Lovell
Toni St Clair
Lloyd Wlliams

Flute

Luca Manghi
Kurt Murphy
Fiona Pickering
Nichola Genn-Harris

Oboe

Nick Cornish
Rowena Bell
Hazel Nissen

Clarinet

Stephen Cranefield
Peter Adams
Natasha Kumar
James Mackay
Emily Sterk

Bassoon

Philip Sumner
Jacqui Hopkins
Bridget Lynd

French Horn

Nigel Finney
Jerome Rouse
Geeny Moon

Trumpet

Ronald Caldwell
Ralph Miller

Trombone

William Henderson

Bass Trombone

Althea Blakey

Timpani and
Percussion

Mark Anderson
Robert Craigie
Maddy Parkins-Craig
Georgie Watts
Aaron Hendry

Harp

Ingrid Bauer

Organ, Harpsichord
and Piano

David Burchell
John Van Buskirk