1985 (short first season)

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

1986

Nancy Allen, harp
Peter Bay, conductor
Lucille Beer, mezzo-soprano
Robert Briggs, basso
Roy Dotrice, actor-narrator
Nicholas Deutsch, writer-director
Myles Hernandez, choral conductor
Hei-Kyung Hong, soprano
David Jolley, french horn
New York Baroque Dance Company
Elmar Olivera, violin
David Shifrin, clarinet
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Diane Walsh, piano
Robert White, tenor
Evan Wilson, artist-painter
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

1987

Stephen Burns, trumpet
Calliope-A Renaissance Band
Nicholas Deutsch, writer-director
Candace Goetz, soprano
Stephen Hanan, actor-narrator
Beverly Hoch, soprano
Roger Nierenberg, conductor
Mark Peskanov, violin
Andrew Porter, writer-translator
Nathaniel Rosen, cello
Samuel Sanders, piano
Solisti New York Orchestra
John Wright Stevens, lighting-costumer
Robin Sutherland, piano
Allan Vogel, oboe
Robert White, tenor
Ransom Wilson, conductor

1988

Manuel Barrueco, guitar
Mark Citret, architectural photographer
Nicholas Deutsch, writer-director
John Finch, actor-narrator
Jahja Ling, conductor
Paula Robison, flute
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Joseph Swenson, violin
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

1989

Ik-Hwan Bae, violin
Chanticleer, mens chorus
Warren Lash, cello
Marvis Martin, soprano
Otto-Werner Mueller, conductor
Paul Neubauer, viola
Mark Peskanov, violin
David Oei, piano
Eriko Sato, violin
David Shifrin, clarinet
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

1990

Stephanie Chase, violin
Catherine Comet, conductor
Roy Dotrice, actor
Free Flight, jazz
Thomas Hill, clarinet
Hei-Kyung Hong, soprano
Jeffrey Kahane, piano
Mihae Lee, piano
Edgar Meyer, double-bass
Fenwick Smith, flute
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Ronald Thomas, cello
Marcus Thompson, viola
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

1991

Ik-Hwan Bae, violin
Lucille Beer, mezzo soprano
The Canadian Brass
Mariann Cook, soprano
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Jon Ford, actor-narrator
Carl Halvorson, tenor
Nai-Yuan Hu, violin
Warren Lash, cello
Lar Lubovitch Dance Company
Mozarteum Quartet, string quartet
Mozart-on-Fifth, woodwind trio
Paul Neubauer, viola
Carolann Page, soprano
David Pittsinger, basso
Chas Rader-Shieber, writer- director
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Joseph Villa, piano
S. Morris Wise, baritone
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

1992

Joshua Bell, violin
Steven Condy, bass-baritone
Jean-Michel Damase, composer
Free Flight, jazz
Pamela Frank, violin
Lynn Harrell, cello
Pamela Hinchman, soprano
Wendy Hoffman, mezzo-soprano
Warren Lash, cello
Paul Neubauer, viola
Andrew Porter, writer-director-translator
Robert Sapolsky, baritone
Peter Schickele, composer-conductor
Richard Schmid, painter
Doc Severinsen, trumpet and Facets, jazz
David Shifrin, clarinet
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Irma Vallecillo, piano
Allan Vogel, oboe
Ransom Wilson, conductor

1993

Nancy Allen, harp
Stephen Balderston, cello
Betty Buckley, singer-actress
Cameron Grant, piano
Warren Lash, cello
Leonardo Trio
Kerry McDermott, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Christopher O’Riley, piano
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Stewart Robertson, conductor
Richard Schmid, painter
Joseph Silverstein, violin
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor
Carmit Zori, violin
Eugenia Zukerman, flute

1994

Dante Anzolini, conductor
Christiaan Bor, violin-viola
The Canadian Brass
Jean-Michel Damase, composer-pianist
Barry Douglas, piano
Wu Han, piano
David Jolley, horn
George Manahan, conductor
Robert McDuffie, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Roberta Peters, soprano
Richard Schmid, painter
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Ronald Thomas, cello
Ransom Wilson, conductor
Carmit Zori, violin

1995

Bruce Adolphe, lecturer
David Agler, conductor
Stephen Balderston, cello
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
Joshua Bell, violin
Ron Bohmer, actor
Janet Bookspan, actor
Martin Bookspan, narrator
Carter Brey, cello
Free Flight, jazz
Nai-Yuan Hu, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Leontyne Price, soprano
Solisti New York Orchestra
Stephen Prutsman, piano
Robin Sutherland, piano
Stephen Taylor, oboe
Ransom Wilson, conductor
Carmit Zori, violin

1996

Renata Arends, soprano
Stephen Balderston, cello
Arnold Bezuyen, tenor
Christiaan Bor, violin
Betty Buckley, singer-actress
David Dusing, tenor
James Galway, flute
Martin Goldsmith, lecturer
Anne Grimm, soprano
Timothy Hester, piano
Stephanie Houtzeel, mezzo soprano
Ted Libbey, lecturer
Kerry McDermott, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Hans Nieuwenhuis, director
Awadagin Pratt, piano
Anton Saris, baritone
Peter Schickele, author, composer-musician, satirist
Jonathan Sheffer, conductor
Roger Smeets, baritone
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Claudia Waite, soprano
Ransom Wilson

1997

Aldo Abreu, recorder
Claire Bloom, actress
Lawrence Dutton, viola
Ani Kavafian, violin
Ted Libbey, lecturer
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Peter Nero, piano
Paul Neubauer, viola
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Quartetto Gelato
Mary Margaret Sapp, soprano
Fred Sherry, cello
David Shifrin, clarinet
Solisti New York Orchestra
Kathryn Stewart, contralto
Robin Sutherland, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor
Samuel Wong, conductor
Carmit Zori, violin

1998

Bruce Adolphe, lecturer
The Canadian Brass
Nai-Yuan Hu, violin
Ani Kavafian, violin
Ted Libbey, lecturer
Alain Marion
Mike Marshall, mandolin-guitar
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Edgar Meyer, bass violin
David Neubauer, contrabassoon-magician
Paul Neubauer, viola
Itzhak Perlman, conductor- violin
Navah Perlman, piano
Peter Schickele, composer
Fred Sherry, cello
Solisti New York Orchestra
André Watts, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

1999

Bruce Adolphe, lecturer
Martin Bookspan, lecturer
Chanticleer, men’s chorus
Simon Estes, bass-baritone
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Ani Kavafian, violin
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Kerry McDermott, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Mark O’Connor, violin-fiddle
Christopher O’Riley, piano
Eric Ruske, horn
Fred Sherry, cello
Solisti New York Orchestra
Marija Stroke, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor-violin

2000

Emanuel Ax, piano
Martin Bookspan, lecturer
Christiaan Bor, violin
James Burritt, tenor
The Canadian Brass
Mariann Cook, soprano
Steven Condy, baritone
Jean-Michel Damase, composer
George Darden, piano
Misha Dichter, piano
Neil Fleitell, lighting designer
Alvaro Garcia, conductor
Bradley Garvin, bass
Martin Goldsmith, lecturer
Jonathan Hays, baritone
Ani Kavafian, violin
Leon Major, stage director
Martha Mann, costume designer
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Pedja Muzijevic, piano
Paul Neubauer, viola
Marion Pratnicki, mezzo-soprano
Erhard Rom, set designer
Fred Sherry, cello
Beverly Sills, lecturer
Shon Sims, baritone
Solisti New York Orchestra
Charles Robert Stephens, baritone
Robert Swensen, tenor
Peter Wiley, cello
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute
Arianna Zukerman, soprano

2001

P.D.Q. Bach
Martin Bookspan, lecturer
David Düsing, tenor
Michèle Eaton, soprano
Simon Estes, bass-baritone
Jim Walker and Free Flight
Martin Goldsmith, lecturer
P. S. (Pat) Gordon, artist
Nai-Yuan Hu, violin
Ani Kavafian, violin
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Paul Neubauer, viola
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Marina Piccinini, flute
Peter Schickele, composer-musician, satirist
David Shifrin, clarinet
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland, piano
Ronald Thomas, cello
André Watts, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor-flute

2002

Karen Andersen, mezzo soprano
Reed Armstrong, narrator
Joshua Bell, violin
Martin Bookspan, lecturer
Borromeo String Quartet
Matthew Chellis, tenor
Coro Easo, Basque Men’s Chorus
Jonathan Hays, bass
Ani Kavafian, violin
Ida Kavafian, violin
Gregory Keller, director
Matthew Lau, bass
Peter Lindskoog, bass
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Branford Marsalis, saxophone
Paul Neubauer, viola
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Phyllis Pancella, mezzo soprano
André-Michel Schub, piano
Solisti New York Orchestra
Ronald Thomas, cello
Helen Todd, soprano
Richard Townsend, lecturer
Christopher Vaneman, lecturer, writer
Ransom Wilson, Artistic Director, conductor
Maria Zifchak, mezzo soprano

2003

The Ahn Trio
Ik-Hwan Bae, violin
Sarah Chang, violin
Barry Douglas, piano
Eric Fennel, tenor
Vincent Giroud, lecturer
Shinik Hahm, guest conductor
Wu Han, piano
Peter Lindskoog, bass
Kerry McDermott, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
The Chris Ensemble Norman
Anna Polonsky, piano
Robert Sapolsky, baritone
Fred Sherry, cello
Shon Sims, baritone
Solisti New York Orchestra
Helen Todd, soprano
Claudia Waite, soprano
Ransom Wilson, artistic director, conductor, flute

2004

Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra
Bering Strait
Stephen Condy, bass-baritone
John R. Erickson, author
Branch Fields, bass-baritone
James Galway, flute
Lauren Green, conductor
June Han, harp
Wu Han, piano
Troy Herring, soprano
Ani Kavafian, violin
Bill Kurtis, narrator
Mikhail Kalinovsky, bass
Joel Levine, conductor
Andrea McFarren, soprano
Paul Neubauer, music director, viola
A. Scott Parry, director
Kyle Pfortmiller, baritone
Laura Pfortmiller, soprano
Anna Polonsky, piano
Vale Rideout, tenor
James Schaffner, tenor
Charles Schneider, baritone
Jane Shaulis, mezzo-soprano
Fred Sherry, cello
Solisti New York Orchestra
Rev. Dr. T. Lee Stephens, actor
Ransom Wilson, Artistic Director, conductor, flute
Kristine Winkler, soprano
Stephanie Woodling, soprano
James Wordsworth, baritone
Carmit Zori, violin

2005

Brett Aldridge, baritone
Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra
Byron Berline Band
Classical Kids
Michelle Jennings, soprano
Amy Justman, soprano
Tracy Kaufman, mezzo-soprano
Erin Keefe, violin/viola
Scott Lee, viola
Light Opera Oklahoma
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Daniel Neer, baritone
Paul Neubauer, viola
Tara Helen O’Connor, flute
Elmar Olivera, violin
Christopher Parkening, guitar
Josh Powell, baritone
Andrew Ranson, tenor
Fred Sherry, cello
Matthew Singer, baritone
Roger Smeets, baritone
Solisti New York Orchestra
Robin Sutherland
Mark Watkins, baritone
Ransom Wilson, Artistic Director, conductor

2006

Amici New York Orchestra (formerly Solisti New York)
James Bagwell, conductor
Marland Chang, baritone
David Taylor Dance Theatre
Andreas Delfs, conductor
Christian Elser, baritone
Guillermo Figueroa, conductor
Colm Fitzmaurice, tenor
Eric Gibson, stage director
April Golliver, mezzo-soprano
Wu Han, piano
Nai-Yuan Hu, violin
Patrick Jacobs, baritone
Michelle Jennings, soprano
Ani Kavafian, violin
Erin Keefe, violin/viola
Erica Kiesewetter, violin
Andrea Leap, soprano
Diane Lesser, oboe
Light Opera Oklahoma
Ron Loyd, baritone
Judith MacDonald, mezzo-soprano
Paul Neubauer, Music Director, viola
Raman Ramakrishnan, cello
Fred Sherry, cello
Tulsa Symphony Orchestra
André Watts, piano
Ransom Wilson, conductor
Joyce Yang, piano

2007

Amici New York Orchestra (formerly Solisti New York)
Chad Burrow, clarinet
Byron Berline Band
Amy I-Lin Cheng, piano
Jiyoung Chung, piano
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Leon Fleisher, conductor, piano
Wu Han, piano
Katherine Jacobson-Fleisher, piano
Ida Kavafian, violin
Erin Keefe, violin, viola
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Kerry McDermott, violin
Paul Neubauer, Music Director, viola
PHILADANCO!, dance company
Fred Sherry, cello
Jimmy Webb, composer, singer
Mason Williams, guitar

2008

Amici New York Orchestra (formerly Solisti New York)
Barry Douglas, piano
Lily Francis, violin, viola
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Peter Kolkay, bassoon
Ani Kavafian, violin
Ida Kavafian, violin
Erica Kiesewetter, violin
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Branford Marsalis, saxophone
Peter Nero, piano
New York Theatre Ballet
Paul Neubauer, Music Director, viola
Mark O’Connor, violin
Anna Starzec, piano
Ben Vereen, actor, singer, dancer
Peter Wiley, cello
Amy Yang, piano

2009

Amici New York Orchestra
Beethoven’s Wig
Adria Benjamin, conductor
Chick Corea Jazz Trio
Fred Child, media host, commentator, announcer
Kristin Chenoweth, singer, actor
Lily Francis, violin, viola
Nai-Yuan Hu, violin
Wu Han, piano
Houston Ballet II
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor, piano
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Paul Neubauer, Music Director, viola
Fred Sherry, cello
Arnaud Sussman, violin, viola
James Austin Smith, oboe
Michael Stern, conductor
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Robin Sutherland, piano
Time for Three
Peter Wiley, cello

2010

Amici New York Orchestra
Celtic Spring
Fred Child, media host, commentator, announcer
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Béla Fleck, banjo; Edgar Meyer, bass; Zakir Hussain, tabla
Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey
Ani Kavafian, violin
Ida Kavafian, violin
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Kerry McDermott, violin
Kathleen Nester, flute
Susanna Phillips, soprano
Red Dirt Rangers
David Shifrin, clarinet
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin
Time for Three
Amy Jiaqi Yang, piano
Paul Neubauer, Chamber Music Director, viola
Andrew Sewell, conductor
Fred Sherry, cello
Robin Sutherland, piano
Steven Tenenbaum, viola
Kyle Turner, tuba
Peter Wiley, cello

2011

Amici New York Orchestra
Alloy Orchestra
Bill McGlaghlin, media host, commentator, announcer
Turtle Island Quartet
James Bagwell, conductor
Kyle Dillingham, violin
Joe Sears, narator
Jennifer Frautschi, violin
Ida Kavafian, violin
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Kerry McDermott, violin
Kathleen Nester, flute
David Shifrin, clarinet
Amy J. Yang, piano
Paul Neubauer, Chamber Music Director, viola
Carolina Chocolate Drops
Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor
Gustav Meier, conductor
Fred Sherry, cello
Joshua Bell, violin
Hot Club of Cowtown
Eric Ruske, hornist
Peter Wiley, cello

2012

Amici New York Orchestra
Ad Lib Singers
Geri Allen
Jesse Aycock
Bartlesville Choral Society
Paul Benjamin Jazz Ensemble
Wink Burcham
Virginia Campbell
The Carolina Chocolate Drops
Terri Lyne Carrington
Chris Combs Jazz Ensemble
Council Oak Men’s Choral
Wade Daniel, pianist
Kyle Dillingham, violin
Desi and Cody
John Fullbright
Jo Hemian Jazz Syndicate
Rhiannon Giddens, soprano
Susan Herndon
Kilkenny Road
Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor
Lonesome Heroes
Loves It!
Masters of Slapstick
Jackie Meyers Band
Parker Milsap
Curtis Pavey, pianist
Eric Sarmiento
Esperanza Spalding
Stillwater Chamber Singers
Leo Rondeau
Traditional Blend
Two Dollar Bill
Jared Tyler
Jayme Stone
Josh Wright
The Vespers
Vintage Wildflowers
Robert Zubrycki, violin