The Ensemble

Our professional musicians play for the Minnesota Orchestra, teach at local universities and music schools, and make a living playing music throughout Minnesota.

Click on the name of any player below to go to his/her biographical statement and a featured recording.

Regular members

* co-artistic director

Guest artists in this Season and past members

  • Matthew Frischman — bass, Minnesota Orchestra
  • Christopher Kachian — guitar, Founder of Arpeggione Duo; University of St. Thomas
  • Rees Allison — piano & harpsichord, Retired Chair, Department of Music, Hamline University
  • Basil Reeve — Retired Principal oboe, Minnesota Orchestra
  • Bill Eddins — piano, Music Director of Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
  • Peter McGuire — violin, Minnesota Orchestra and Zurich Symphony Orchestra
  • Aaron Janse — viola, Minnesota Orchestra