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Orchestra

Aili Roose, Director of the Orchestra and Chorus, Assistant to the Artistic Director +372 6831 234, aili@opera.ee
Kädi Kosenkranius, Assistant to the Director of the Orchestra and Chorus, +372 683 1285
Aet Tammerik, Piano Tuner
Liisi Laanemets, Music Librarian, +372 6831 228, noodikogu@opera.ee

First Violins

Andrus Haav*, Mari Poll-Novakovic*, Maria Goršenina*, Kristina Kriit*³, Maarja Allik, Gloria Kadarpik, Sigrid Kuulmann, Eeva-Maria Laas, Liliana Tamm-Maaten, Jaan Normak, Henno Soode, Karmen Sookruus, Marika Vihermäe, Alar Villems

Second Violins

Toomas Nestor*, Kersti Tomingas*², Adrian Bravo Lopez*³, Kristina Gill, Anu Laas, Liisi Metsvahi (parental leave), Karolina Normak, Mai Rosenroth-Unt, Kaia Sepalaan, Eivin Toodo

Violas

Arne Pilliroog*, Mari Aasa*², Madis Järvi *³ (parental leave), Angelica Robert, Anneliis Lindre, Kerstin Tomson, Maria Nesterenko, Kaarel Veenre

Cellos

Mart Laas*, Kristjan Saar*², Marius Järvi, Andreas Lend, Silvia Ilves, Raul Seppel, Paul Gunnar Loorand, Lembi Mets

Basses

Tiit Pärtna*, Andreas Arder*², Martin Kullamaa, Kadri Kukk, Toivo Unt

Flutes

Esther Dorado Suela*, Maria Luisk**, Lisa Kawasaki-Järvi**(parental leave), Eneli Hiiemaa, Ann Õun

Oboes

Ingely Laiv-Järvi*, Francesco Ciarmatori**, Kristi Volmer, Olev Ainomäe

Clarinets

Edmunds Altmanis*, Alexandr Avramenko**, Valeri Leviand

Bassoons

Pierre Trottin*, Rene Sepalaan**, Marko Jõeleht, Martin Tuuling

Horns

Rait Erikson*, Inno-Mart Kont**, Joel Ots**, Veljo Toodo, Hanno Kedik, Vigo Uusmäe

Trumpets

Priit Aimla*, Mart Kivi**, Taavi Kuntu, Chris Sommer, Martin Pajumaa

Trombones

Toomas Vana*, Aabi Ausmaa*, Toomas Uustalu**, Guido Kongas, Ivar Kiiv

Tuba

Cornelius Jacobeit

Percussion

Kentaro Yano*, Anto Õnnis**, Csaba Zoltán Marján, Jacob Steuer, Tiit Joamets

Harp

Eda Peäske*, Saale Kivimaker-Rull

* Section Principal
*² 2nd Principal
*³ 3rd Principal
** Associate Principal