The Line-up

Eileen Holt

Positions  Flute Ht – 29″ Wt – 1.5 lbs / Piccolo Ht – 13″ Wt – .5 lbs / Alto Flute Ht – 35″ Wt – 3 lbs

Farm Teams  B.A. UCLA, M.M. USC

Contracted Player  Riverside Philharmonic (Principal), Long Beach Band, Desert Symphony, Long Beach Opera, St Matthew’s Chamber Orchestra

Team Affiliations  Long Beach Symphony, Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra, Mozart Camerata, Pasadena Symphony

Coaching Positions  UC Riverside, Riverside City College, University of La Verne

RBI’s (Recreational & Backyard Interests)  Professional Vocalist, Amateur Sommelier, Fashion, Kamikazes

Hometown  Sunnyvale, CA


Ted Sugata

Positions  Oboe Ht – 25″ Wt – 2 lbs / English Horn Ht – 36″ Wt – 3.5 lbs

Farm Teams  D.M.A. USC (in progress), M.M. Cleveland Institute of Music, B.M. Manhattan School of Music

Contracted Player  Former 2nd oboe/English Horn with the Sarasota Orchestra

Team Affiliations  Pacific Symphony, Los Angeles Opera, Long Beach Symphony, Pasadena Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Master Chorale, Riverside County Philharmonic, Buffalo Philharmonic

Coaching Positions  Idyllwild Arts Summer Program

RBI’s (Recreational & Backyard Interests)  Searching for that perfect espresso!! Beer, particularly Belgian Ales with a Father’s Office or wife’s burger.

Mascot  Lewis (spirited toddler)

Hometown  Northridge, CA


Kathryn “Kay” Nevin

Positions  Clarinet Ht – 28″ Wt – 3 lbs / Bass Clarinet Ht – 5’5″ Wt – 8 lbs / E Flat Clarinet Ht -18″ Wt – 1.5 lbs

Farm Teams  B.M. Northern Illinois University, M.M. D.M.A. USC

Contracted Player  Redlands Symphony, Long Beach Band, Desert Symphony, St. Matthew’s Chamber Orchestra

Team Affiliations  Pasadena Symphony, Fresno Philharmonic

Coaching Positions  University of Redlands

RBI’s (Recreational & Backyard Interests)  Logic Puzzles, Drinking Coffee, Drawing, Negroni

Mascot  Rex and Sheba (Live Siberian Huskies)

Hometown  Elmhurst, IL


Theresa Treuenfels

Positions  Bassoon L – 8′ Wt – 10 lbs / Contra-Bassoon L – 16′ Wt – 25 lbs

Farm Teams  B.M. USC

Contracted Player  Fresno Philharmonic, Desert Symphony

Team Affiliations  Los Angeles Master Chorale Orchestra, Pasadena Pro Musica, Long Beach Municipal Band

Coaching Positions  The Colburn School

RBI’s (Recreational & Backyard Interests)  Gardening, Camping, Cooking, Delta Sierra Alfa Romeo Club, Dry Martinis

Mascot  Gracie (Live Yellow Labrador), Simon (the cat)

Hometown – Seal Beach, CA


Rachel Berry

Positions  Horn L – 14′ Wt – 6 lbs

Farm Teams  B.M. Boston University, M.M. UCSB

Contracted Player  Santa Cecilia Orchestra, Desert Symphony, Thousand Oaks Philharmonic

Team Affiliations  Santa Barbara Symphony, St. Matthew’s Chamber Orchestra, Riverside County Philharmonic

RBI’s (Recreational & Backyard Interests)  Food, Crosswords, Bargain Hunting, Campari Spritz

Mascot  Peacock (Electric)

Hometown  Hastings-on-Hudson, NY