University Symphony Orchestra
Kypros Markou, conductor
Office: 2362, Old Main
Phone: (313) 993-4303
MUA 2810 (undergraduate) 7810 (graduate)
Rehearsals meet Monday, Wednesday and Friday • 12:50 to 2:20 pm.
Credit hours: 1
String musicians and orchestral studies students are offered the unique opportunity to perfect their craft in the heart of Detroit's Midtown Cultural Center while studying with members of the acclaimed Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
DSO faculty include:
Hai-Xin Wu, violin - Assistant Concertmaster
Marian Tanau, violin
James Van Valkenburg, viola – Acting Principal Viola
Caroline Coade, viola - Acting Assistant Principal Viola
Marcy Chanteaux, cello - Assistant Principal , retired
Larry Hutchinson, bass
Brian Ventura, oboe
Ted Oien, clarinet – Principal
Karl Pituch, horn – Principal
Marcus Schoon, contrabassoon
Robert Williams, bassoon - Principal
Click here to listen to an excerpt from the University Orchestra performance on March 4, 2009.