Meet the 2019/20 Civic Fellows!

The Civic Orchestra of Chicago is proud to announce the 2019/20 class of Civic Fellows. Throughout the season, in addition to playing alongside their colleagues in the Civic Orchestra, the fellows will perform chamber music in schools and communities across the city, design and implement their own community engagement projects, serve as leaders for creative projects.

Check this site regularly for fellows news, essays and reflections on past activity.



PHILIP BERGMAN | cello (second year Civic member)
HANNAH CHRISTIANSEN | violin (first year Civic member)
JOHN HEFFERNAN | violin (second year Civic member)
ALEXANDRIA HOFFMAN | flute (second year Civic member)
ELLIOT LEE | violin (first year Civic member)
TABITHA OH | violin
(first year Civic member)
JUAN OLIVARES | clarinet (second year Civic member)
BETHANY PEREBOOM | viola (first year Civic member)
KELSEY ROSS| horn (first year Civic member)
PEI-YEH TSAI | piano (third year Civic member)
LAURA YAWNEY | oboe (first year Civic member)

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association is grateful to the Julian Family Foundation for its generous support of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago Fellowship program.