Dunedin Symphony Orchestra Players

DSO orchestras range from approximately 30 players 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.

Concertmaster

Tessa Petersen

Violin

Tessa Petersen
Sandra Crawshaw
Claire Anderson
Olive Butler
Mike Corballis
Sally Couper
Beverley Dwan
Diana Gash
Maple Goh
Dean Hollebon
Anne Kim
Patricia Leen
Ngaruaroha Martin
Cally McWha
Nathaniel Otley
Janet Reid
Isaac Shatford
Ellen Simpson
Joshua Tang

Viola

Benjamin Pinkney
Alison Bowcott
Charlie Mornin
Katrina Sharples
Alan Starrett

Cello

Heleen du Plessis
David Murray
Tessa Dalgety-Evans
Peter Lee
Wayne Perniskie
Anna Petersen
Pamela Seccombe
Elaine Wilden

Double Bass

Patricia Dean
Karen Knudson
Kate Lovell
Toni St Clair
Lloyd Williams

Flute

Luca Manghi
Feby Idrus
Nichola Genn-Harris
Philippa McNulty
Fiona Pickering

Oboe

Nick Cornish
Rowena Bell

Clarinet

Stephen Cranefield
Peter Adams
Mel Steringa
Emily Sterk

Bassoon

Philip Sumner
Jacqui Hopkins

French Horn

Nigel Finney
Geeny Moon
Jerome Rouse

Trumpet

Ralph Miller
Ronald Caldwell
Patrick Lepine

Trombone

William Henderson
Peter Claman
Daniel Jeong

Timpani and
Percussion

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

Harp

Ingrid Bauer

Organ, Harpsichord
and Piano

David Burchell
John Van Buskirk