The Cast of Composed

Eric Arbiter Houston Symphony Associate Principal Bassoon

Dr. Robert Attaran Yale University Assistant Professor of Medicine

Leon Bosch Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Former Principal Bass

Dr. Charles Brantigan Cardiology

Nathan Cole Los Angeles Philharmonic First Associate Concertmaster

Melissa Coppola University of Michigan

Mike Cunningham Mind Trainer

Matthew Decker Seattle Symphony Assistant Principal Timpani

Brent Edmondson Lancaster Symphony Principal Bass

Christoph Eschenbach National Symphony Music Director

JoAnn Falletta Buffalo Philharmonic/Virginia Symphony Music Director

Alison Gordon Mind Calm/Mind Detox Coach Violin

Barry Green Author The Inner Game of Music

Elizabeth Hainen Philadelphia Orchestra Principal Harp

Thomas Hooten Los Angeles Philharmonic Principal Trumpet

Eugene Izotov San Francisco Symphony Principal Oboe

Max Michael Jacob Freelance Musician New York

Anne Janson Vermont Symphony Second Flute

Dr. Noa Kageyama The Juilliard School

Benjamin Kamins Shepherd School of Music Former Principal Bassoon (HSO)

Gerald Klickstein Author The Musician’s Way

Rachael Lander Freelance Musician London Cello

Jared Lantzy Hawai’i Symphony Bass Trombone

Nate Martin Freelance Musician Maine Double Bass

Kenneth Mirkin New York Philharmonic Section Viola

Jennifer Montone Philadelphia Orchestra Principal Horn

Julie Jaffee Nagel Ph.D Author Melodies of the Mind

Louis Nagel University of Michigan Retired Professor of Piano

Peter Otto Cleveland Orchestra First Associate Concertmaster

Nicholas Pallesen Board Certified Hypnotist

Cindy Sadler Mezzo-Soprano Soloist

William Short Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Principal Bassoon

Leonard Slatkin Detroit Symphony Music Director

Peter Slowik Oberlin Conservatory of Music Professor of Viola

David Stewart Bergen Philharmonic Concertmaster

Brant Taylor Chicago Symphony Orchestra Section Cello

Bill VerMeulen Houston Symphony Principal Horn

Robert Walters Cleveland Orchestra Solo English Horn

Aaron Williamon Royal College of Music Professor of Performance Science

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The Cast of Composed Continued

 Alan Baer New York Philharmonic, Costanza Casullo Freelance Musician London, Alison Chorn Fort Wayne Philharmonic, Germán Clavijo London Symphony, Emi Ferguson Flute Soloist, Tim Genis Boston Symphony, Rob Knopper Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Maxine Kwok-Adams London Symphony, Daire MacMághnuis Freelance Musician Dublin, Giorgi Mikadze Jazz/Contemporary Pianist, Jeff Nelsen Jacobs School of Music, Diane Nichols The Juilliard School (formerly), Nicole Crespo O’Donoghue Freelance Musician London, Ruth Phillips Performance Coach, Paule Préfontaine Bergen/Ottawa Violinist, Douglas Rosenthal Kennedy Center Opera House/Washington National Opera Orchestra, Mimi Stillman Flute Soloist, Charlotte Tomlinson Performance Coach, Time for Three String Trio, Jim Wilt Los Angeles Philharmonic