Meet the Orchestra...

Get to know the RPO family!

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Elen Hâf Rideal, Co-Principal Second Violin


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Josh Cirtina, Principal Bass Trombone




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Miriam Franklin, Marketing & Box Office Assistant


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 Diomedes Demetriades, Principal Piccolo


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Naomi Watts, Cello


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Will Cale, Finance Officer


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Matthew Williams, Principal Trumpet


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Ugne Tiškutė, Viola


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Lisa Rodio, Strategic Partnerships and Special Projects Producer


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Nathan Budden, Transport and Stage Manager


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Saba Tehrani, Development Coordinator


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Helen Storey, Sub-Principal Bassoon


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Dennis Chan, Digital Marketing Manager


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Benjamin Cunningham, Co-Principal Double Bass


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James Williams, Managing Director


In this series of videos we explore the musical roots of RPO members, as well as finding out more about life in the orchestra. You can also see more player profiles on our YouTube channel playlist.

Player Profile 1: Erik Chapman, First Violin

Player Profile 2: Emer McDonough, Principal Flute

Sonia Sielaff, Clarinet


Jonathan Ayling, Co-Principal Cello

Suzy Willison-Kawalec, Harp

Steve Quigley, Percussion

You can also see more player profiles on our YouTube channel playlist.

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