Who Plays Wilke Cellos?

Alan Toda Ambaras

Solist, Eureka Ensemble


Italo Babini

Retired Principal Cellist of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra 


Russ Bartoli

Section leader Bay Area Rainbow Symphony 


Laura Bontrager 

Soloist and Broadway Performer 


Emily Freeman Brown

Conductor of Bowling Green State University Orchestras


Ruth Valente Burgess

Cellist in Memphis Symphony Orchestra


Jia Cao

Principal Cellist of South Dakota Symphony Orchestra


Audrey Chen

Masters Student at New England Conservatory


Alexa Ciccereti

Fello at New World Symphony


Sam DeCaprio

Fellow at Juliard School of Music


Dora DeCaprio

Violist at Willimantic Symphony Orchestra, Sub for Hartford Symphony Orchestra


Kevine Dvorak

Cellist in Houston Symphony Orchestra


John Haines-Eitzen

Professor of Cello at Cornell University, Soloist


Autumn England

Teacher Freelance Cellist


Carolyn Engle

New Britain Symphony Orchestra


Emanuel Evans

Chamber musician, software engineer


Abraham Feder

Assistant Principal Cellist in Detroit Symphony Orchestra


Kurt Fowler

Kurt is Professor of Music at Indiana State University


Ben Francisco

Graduate Student at University of Michigan School of Music


Emily Freudigman

Camerata San Antonio


Ken Freudigman

Camerata San Antonio


Mira Frisch

Associate Professor of Cello, Director of String Chamber Music at UNC Charlotte


Barbara Gates

Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra


Josh Gindele

Faculty String Quartet-in-Residence at the Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music


Nick Heinzmann

Student at Northwestern


Desmond Hoebig

Professor of Cello ad Shepherd School of Music


Lennart Jansson

Winner of Seattle Young Artist Music Festival Association 


Daniel Kopp

Member of the Suzuki Association


Loewi Lin

Principal Cellist of the Boston Lyric Opera


Brittany Platt Gardner

Professor at the Gifted School


Lindsay Groves

Syracuse Symphony Orchestra


Kang Ho Lee

Kumho Chamber Music Society and Tonus Piano Trio


Alina Lim

Professor at Fort Lee Music School


Eleonora Lopez

Ascension Academy


Laura Love

Former Cellist of Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra


Jason Love

Music Director and Conductor of Columbia Orchestra


Abigail McHugh

Eastman Community School


Dennis McCafferty

Cellist of the New Century String Quartet


David Meyer

Cellist in band Kindred


Clare Monfredo

Fellow at Tanglewood Music Center 


Douglas Moore

Former Professor at Williams College


John Napier

Senior Lecturer at UNSW School of Arts and Media


Marilyn De Oliviera

Assistant Principal Cellist of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra


Sam Ou

Faculty Member and Assistant String Chairperson at New England Conservatory


Carol Ou

Cellist of the Carpe Diem String Quartet, Faculty Member of New England Conservatory


Laurinel Owens

Principal of the House of Strings


Lauren Peacock

Masters Student at Austin Butler School of Music


Christopher Pettit

Faculty Member at Wheaton College


Erica Pickhardt

Adjunct Professor at Emma Willard School


Elise Pittenger

Professor at Federal University of Minas Gerais



Daniel Poceta

Cellist at Calgary Symphony Orchestra


Stephen Pologe

Professor of Cello at University School of Music, Oregon String Quartet


Sharon Rizzo

Redlands Symphony Orchestra


Lydia Rhea

Orchestra Soloist and Freelance Cellist


Davin Rubicz

Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra


Lisa Howard Schaughnessy

North Carolina Symphony Orchestra


Ron Schecter

Maui Chamber Orchestra


Myron Schwager

Freelance Cellist


Laura Sterns Selby

Phoenix Symphony Orchestra


Evan Setzer

Soloist and Song Writer


Leo Singer

Doctorate Student in cello performance from the University of Michigan


Jeff Singler

Former Principal Cellist for Ohio Valley Symphony Orchestra


Hannah Sohn

Student at Sweelinck Academie - Conservatorium van Amsterdam


Janos Starker

Indiana University, Jacobs School of Music


Nancy Hambleton-Torrente

Amaranthus Ensemble


Gradner von Trapp

Freelance Cellist and Neuroscientist PHD


Nicholas Tzavaras

Solost, Shanghai String Quartet, Guest Principal Cellist of Shanghai Symphony Orchestra 


Melissa Westgate

Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra


Carin Joy Wiesner

Concert Master of West Hartford


Richard Wilkin

Cellist at Kassel State Theater


Marza Wilks

Soloist, Masters Student at Juliard


Aaron Wong

Student at Yale University 


Keiko Ying

Principal Cellist in City Music Chamber Orchestra


Peter Zay

Hartford Symphony Orchestra