Pagliacci

Canio:
Antonello Palombi
John Uhlenhopp *
Nedda:
Nuccia Focile
Eva Batori *
Tonio:
Gordon Hawkins
Mark Holland †*
Silvio:
Morgan Smith
Beppe:
Doug Jones
First Peasant:
Karl Marx Reyes
Second Peasant:
Jonathan Silvia
Conductor:
Dean Williamson
Stage Director:
Bernard Uzan
Set Designer:
Bernard Uzan
with Claude Girard
Costume Designer:
Cynthia Savage
Lighting Designer:
Donald Thomas
Hair and Makeup Designer:
Joyce Degenfelder
English Captions:
Jonathan Dean
Sets:
L’Opéra de Montréal
Costumes:
Seattle Opera

Orchestra

Violin I:
Simon James, Concertmaster
Evan Anderson
Jennifer Bai
Mariel Bailey
Kyung Sun Chee
Jun Liang Du
Timothy Garland
Leonid Keylin
John Pilskog
Jeannie Wells Yablonsky
Violin II:
Michael Miropolsky, Principal
Xiao-po Fei
Sande Gillette
Artur Girsky
Adrianna Hulscher
Virginia Hunt Luce
Eric Scott
Andrew Yeung
Viola:
Susan Gulkis Assadi, Principal
Timothy Hale
Vincent Comer
Penelope Crane
Sayaka Kokubo
Rachel Swerdlow
Laura Renz
Laurel Wells
Cello:
Walter Gray, Principal
Bruce Bailey
Richard Eckert
Vivian Gu
Page Smith Bilski
Brian Wharton
Bass:
Jordan An, Principal
Jonathan Burnstein
Jennifer Godfrey
Ronald Simon
Flute:
Scott Goff, Principal
Alicia Suárez
Zarthoui Dombourian-Eby
Piccolo:
Zarthoui Dombourian-Eby
Oboe:
Dan Williams, Principal
Stefan Farkas
English Horn:
Stefan Farkas
Clarinet :
Christopher Sereque, Principal
Laura DeLuca
Bass Clarinet :
Larey McDaniel
Bassoon:
Seth Krimsky, Principal
Mike Gamburg
Steve Morgan
Horn:
Mark Robbins, Principal
Adam Iascone
Jeff Fair
Jim Weaver
Trumpet:
David Gordon, Principal
Geoffrey Bergler
Justin Emerich
Trombone:
Ko-Ichiro Yamamoto, Principal
David Lawrence Ritt
Stephen Fissell
Tuba:
Christopher Olka, Principal
Timpani:
Michael Crusoe, Principal
Percussion:
Ron Johnson, Principal
Michael Clark
Harp:
Valerie Muzzolini, Principal
John Carrington
BANDA
Trumpet:
Charles ButlerPrincipal
CIRCUS INTERLUDE
Flute:
Scott Goff
Clarinet:
Christopher Sereque
Trumpet:
David Gordon
Violin:
Simon James
Cello:
Walter Gray
Piano:
Dean Williamson
Bass:
Jordan Anderson
Personnel Manager:
Keith Higgins
Assistant Personnel Manager:
Scott Wilson
Seattle Opera Staff Music Librarian:
Amy Martindale

The orchestra is composed of members of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. Revolving members of the string sections are listed alphabetically.

Chorus:

Sopranos:
Donna Baldwin
Jennifer Bromagan
Emily Clubb
Fran Eisenman
Karen Early Evans
Melanie Hingson
Dana Johnson
Linda Mattos
Mary McLaughlin
Letitia Page
Eleanor Stallcop-Horrox
Karen Urlie
Mezzo-Soprano:
Loraine Burdick
Laura Eichelberger
Nancy Hebert
Celia Kerr
YeonSoo Lee
Gail Neil
Melissa Plageman
Diane Radabaugh
Susan Salas
Kelly Vomacka
Lucy Weber
Kathea Yarnell
Tenors:
Bobby Barnts
Guy Bogar
David Bukey
Jeffrey Jordan
Dustin Kaspar
Tony Kibbie
Bob Leavens
Karl Reyes
Ruben Lee Salazar
George Scott
Vince Velie
Steve Wall
Bass/Baritone:
Dan Aarthun
Garry Aganesyánts
Brian Box
Craig Grayson
Glenn Guhr
Tom Hingson
Jeremy Irland
Misha Myznikov
Dan Oakden
Jonathan Silvia
Dan Yarr
Brett Youngquist

Youth Chorus:

William Coffin
Abigail Duell
Joy Ellis
Felicity James
Miranda LaFond
Ruby Mercier
Laura O’Bannon
Joshua Pearson
Danielle Powell
Jordan Schultz
Aaron Smith
Elisabeth Williams

Actors:

Eric Newton, Head Acrobat
Kari Podgorski
Janet Rayor
Peter “Drago” Tiemann
Jordyn Wilson
Bruce Wylie

Supernumeraries:

Tyler Johnson
Shawn Kavon
Robert Pillitteri
Bruce Schickler

† Seattle Opera debut

* On January 13, 20, 25, 2008 only

Antonello Palombi’s performances are made possible by generous financial support from the James and Sherry Raisbeck Lead Singers Fund.

Morgan Smith is a former Seattle Opera Young Artist.

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