Erik Rynearson
principal viola Erik Rynearson

The Orchestra is pleased to announce principal viola audition results! After two very full days of listening to many excellent violists play, Jaime and the audition committee awarded the job to Erik Rynearson. Erik is also principal violist of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Santa Barbara Symphony and Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra.

Congratulations, Erik!

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