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Conrad Shaw

Conrad Shaw joined the Richmond Symphony as Principal Tuba in 2023. A native of Brentwood, TN, Conrad began playing the tuba as a freshman in high school marching band. Conrad […]

Delaney Turner

Violinist Delaney Turner began her music studies at the age of three in her hometown of Richmond, Virginia.  Ms. Turner received her Bachelor of Music degree from Wheaton College in […]

Ashley Odom

Violinist Ashley Odom enjoys a varied musical career – from playing chamber music in Rome, Italy to performing in Carnegie Hall. Ashley joined the Richmond Symphony Orchestra in 2022 and […]

Emily Monroe

Emily Monroe is a modern and baroque violinist from Charlotte, North Carolina. In 2022 she received her Master of Music in Violin Performance and Chamber Music from the University of […]

Mason Soria

Mason Soria began his musical endeavors on the tuba at the age of 10 and is currently the Principal Tuba of the Richmond Symphony. In his sophomore year of high […]

Laura Frazelle

Violinist Laura Frazelle grew up in Washington State and settled in Virginia after graduate school, where she has worked extensively as both a performer and educator. She has been a […]

Felix Ren

Bassoonist Felix Ren is excited to join the Richmond Symphony as its new Associate Principal Bassoon. Before joining the Richmond Symphony, Felix held the position of Assistant Principal Bassoon with […]

Johanna Beaver

Johanna Beaver holds a one-year appointment in the Richmond Symphony, and performs regularly with The Oratorio Society of Virginia, and Wintergreen Music Festival Orchestra. A  founding member of the Afton […]

Quinn Price

Quinn Price is a violinist from Ellensburg, Washington. He received his master’s degree in violin performance from the University of Texas at Austin, where was a student of Brian Lewis, […]

Victoria Chung

Admired for her “expressive phrasing” and “gleaming tone,” Oboist Victoria Chung has performed in some of the world’s celebrated halls like Carnegie Hall, David Geffen Hall, St. Paul Cathedral (UK), […]