• Orchestra Board 2018-2019

    Grace Hwang



    Major: HBHS, '19

    Fun Fact: I love puppies & kittens

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Walking in the Limay River on the Argentina tour

    Austin Bates

    Vice President


    Major: HBHS, '19

    Fun Fact: While in Peru, I ate an alpaca while wearing an alpaca sweater as I watched an alpaca walk by.

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Getting lost for 2 hours in Neuquen, Argentina, in the middle of the night!

    Chloe Amsterdam



    Major: English/Pre-Med, '20

    Fun Fact: I have a growing sock collection (examples include corgi, ramen, star wars, bubble tea, and more!) currently at 15 pairs but hoping for more.

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: The performance we had in Argentina with a crowd that filled the theater and reached the streets nearby, where some of the audience watched the concert on a screen set up for the overflow. It was the perfect culmination to a week of exploration, making friends, and hard work in rehearsal.

    Felice Liang



    Major(s): Chemistry and Biology, '19

    Fun Fact: I ride the unicycle!

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Playing the entire Mahler 6 with the Orquesta Sinfónica del Neuquén.

    Eric Shen

    Fundraising Chair


    Major(s): Physics and Music, '20

    Fun Fact: I only wear shorts.

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Making memes out of everything Chris says. (Actually though, on the top of a mountain in Argentina watching the horns play while there's mist surrounding us from all over in addition to a double rainbow, and then meeting a 50-year Cornell alum)

    Corey Zhang

    Alumni Relations Chair


    Major: Biological Sciences/Molecular and Cell Biology, '20

    Fun Fact: I once accidentally ate really moldy Nutella, but miraculously didn't get sick!

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: All the times Vineet calls Chris "Professor Kim".

    Justine Shih

    Publicity Chair/Photographer


    Major: Biometry and Statistics/Biological Science, '20

    Fun Fact: I love figure skating and dancing!

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Getting to meet and work with Wynton Marsalis!

    Vineet Kamat

    Social Chair


    Major: Physics/Computer Science, '21

    Fun Fact: Some say that I appear on high value stamps in Sweden and that I can catch fish with my tongue. Sadly I am not the Stig.

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Any of Professor Kim's ad libs is a treasured memory of mine.

    Alison Hsieh

    Outreach Chair


    Major(s): Biological Sciences, '21

    Fun Fact: I'm really good at sprinting.

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Learning how to carry two cellos from Lincoln to Bailey Hall for concert rehearsals in under 5 minutes.

    Sarah Park

    Newsletter Editor


    Major: Policy Analysis and Management, '21

    Fun Fact: I like all kinds of bears! I also have a panda face as a mousepad.

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Playing Tchaik 6!

    Aditi Athavale



    Major: Computer Science, '19

    Fun Fact: I speak four languages to some extent

    Favorite Orchestra Memory: Performing in Neuquén, Argentina, because it seemed like the entire town was excited for our performance, which made us that much more excited to perform.

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