Albany Pro Musica

Staff & Directors

Albany Pro Musica

Artistic Staff

José Daniel Flores-Caraballo
Opalka Family Artistic Director

Noah Palmer
Assistant Director and Accompanist

SooYeon Justesen
Manager of Educational Programs

Tonya Burandt Hansen, Abigail Cowan, Jonathan Hansen, and Daniel Washington
Section Leaders

Bradley Ellingboe
Composer in Residence

Steve Murray
Honorary Composer in Residence

Dan Foster, Liz Eschen Cacciola
Teaching Artists


Emily Sturman
Deputy Executive Director

Jared Shortmeier
Director of Operations

Liz Vinciquerra
Development Manager

Rebecca Monaghan
Audition Coordinator

Dharma Sanchez-Flores
Member Connections

Katharine Harris
Music Librarian

Ann-Marie Barker Schwartz
Orchestra Contractor

Dan Czernecki
Recording Engineer

Matt Rogowicz

Gary David Gold

Michele Susko
Development Counsel
Roya Consulting, LLC

Paul Fahey
Marketing and Public Relations Counsel
Primeau-Fahey Studios

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
Box Office and Financial Management