Conductors and Faculty

Golden Gate Philharmonic is fortunate to be based in a city that is home to many musicians and performers of the highest caliber. Our conductors and faculty are a direct reflection of this rich environment. They provide GGP students with a unique opportunity to study and learn from world class professionals. 

Conductors

gallegos_geoffrey

Geoffrey Gallegos
Artistic Director and Principal Conductor

lim_donna

Conductor Donna Lim
violin

ben_snellings

Conductor Ben Snellings
cello

taddei_michael

Conductor Michel Taddei
bass

Faculty

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Anthony Blea
violin

bowes_david

David Bowes
violin, viola

Andrei Gorbatenko
bass

hasbun_louella

Louella Hasbun
cello

Alden Jenks
theory

kroboth_patrick

Patrick Kroboth
viola

Valerie Tisdel

Valerie Tisdel
violin

totzke_jason

Jason Totzke
violin

washburn_anna

Anna Washburn
violin

wong_christina

Christina Wong
violin, viola

Volunteer Faculty

  Brenda Nelson  Cello, Music Theory