Take me out to the Ballgame

The World Series isn’t the only arena where a Chicago and Cleveland institution is currently tied neck and neck. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra and The Cleveland Orchestra both currently boast 15 Interlochen alumni apiece in their ensembles.

Before you watch the deciding game tonight enjoy this rendition of Take Me Out to the Ballgame as performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. You can also watch the The Cleveland Orchestra "rally together" with their version of John William's Superman March.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra alums are:

  • Alexander Hanna, Bass (IAC 01-02)
  • Miles Maner, Bassoon (IAC 01)
  • Keith Buncke, Bassoon (IAC 08, IAA 09-11)
  • William Buchman, Bassoon (IAC 78-79, 81)
  • Brant Taylor, Cello (IAC 88)
  • Sarah Bullen, Harp (IAA 72-74)
  • David Griffin, Horn (IAC 81-83)
  • Lora Schaefer, Oboe (IAC 89, IAA 89-91)
  • Michael Henoch, Oboe (IAC 65-66)
  • John Bartholomew, Viola (IAC 65-69)
  • Cornelius Chiu, Violin I (IAC 81)
  • Gina DiBello, Violin I (IAC 94-96)
  • Susan Synnestvedt, Violin I (IAC 74)
  • Florence Schwartz, Violin II (IAC 73-77, UNIV 78)
  • Rachel Goldstein, Violin II (IAA 77-78)

The Cleveland Symphony includes:

  • Barrick Stees, Bassoon (IAC 74-77)
  • Yun-Ting Lee, Violin II (IAC 01)
  • Bryan Dumm, Cello (IAC 78-79)
  • Tanya Ell, Cello (IAC 92-93)
  • Michael Sachs, Trumpet (IAC 74)
  • Jack Sutte, Trumpet (IAC 88-90)
  • Stanley Konopka, Viola (IAC 81-82, IAA 82-85)
  • Mark Jackobs, Viola (IAC 82, IAA 82-84)
  • Sonja Braaten Molloy, Violin II (IAC 93)
  • Elayna Duitman, Violin II (IAC 91-92)
  • William Preucil, Violin I (IAC 66, 68-72, IAA 72-74)
  • Katherine Bormann, Violin I (IAC 96-97, IAA 98-00)
  • Kathleen Collins, Violin II (AS 80-81, IAC 82-83, IAA 82-85)
  • Jeffrey Zehngut, Violin II (IAC 97)
  • Frank Rosenwein, Oboe (IAC 95-96)

Game 7 in the World Series begins tonight at 8:00 p.m. on FOX.

Let us know if we are missing any Interlochen alumni from the list.

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