Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians
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Concertmaster
The Louis C. Sudler Chair, endowed by an anonymous benefactor
Associate Concertmaster
The Cathy and Bill Osborn Chair
Assistant Concertmaster
The Ling Z. and Michael C. Markovitz Chair
Assistant Concertmaster
Violin
Violin
Principal Second Violin
Assistant Principal Second Violin
Violin
Violin
Violin
Violin
Principal Cello
The Eloise W. Martin Chair
Assistant Principal Cello
The Adele Gidwitz Chair
Cello
The Joseph A. and Cecile Renaud Gorno Chair
Principal Bass
The David and Mary Winton Green Principal Bass Chair
Assistant Principal Bass
Principal Flute
The Erika and Dietrich M. Gross Principal Flute Chair
Assistant Principal Flute
Piccolo and Flute
The Dora and John Aalbregtse Piccolo Chair
Piccolo and Flute
The Dora and John Aalbregtse Piccolo Chair
Principal Oboe
The Nancy and Larry Fuller Principal Oboe Chair
Assistant Principal Oboe
Oboe and English Horn
English Horn and Oboe
Principal Clarinet
Assistant Principal Clarinet and E-flat Clarinet
Clarinet
Assistant Principal Clarinet and E-flat Clarinet
Principal Bassoon
Assistant Principal Bassoon
Bassoon
Principal Trumpet
The Adolph Herseth Principal Trumpet Chair, endowed by an anonymous benefactor
Assistant Principal Trumpet
Trumpet
The Bleck Family Chair
Trumpet
The Pritzker Military Museum & Library Chair
Principal Trombone
The Lisa and Paul Wiggin Principal Trombone Chair
Trombone and Bass Trombone
Bass Trombone and Trombone
Principal Tuba
The Arnold Jacobs Principal Tuba Chair, endowed by Christine Querfeld
Principal Timpani
The Clinton Family Fund Chair
Assistant Principal Timpani and Percussion
Principal Percussion
Percussion
Percussion and Assistant Principal Timpani
Percussion
Principal Librarian
Librarian
Librarian
Violin
CSO Fellow | The Michael and Kathleen Elliott Fellow
Violin
CSO Fellow, Sponsored by Anonymous
Bass
CSO Fellow
Zell Music Director Designate
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Music Director Emeritus for Life
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A list of former rostered members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
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Please check back for information on open auditions.
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A program that is part of the CSO's ongoing commitment to training the next generation of musicians.
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