Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston
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Artistic Director

Chameleon Artists

Deborah Boldin, flute
Robyn Bollinger, violin
Vivian Chang-Freiheit, piano
Gloria Chien, piano
Vivian Choi, piano
Nancy Dimock, oboe
Jeremy Gill, lecturer
Gary Gorczyca, clarinet
Joshua Gordon, cello
Rebekah Heller, bassoon
Whitacre Hill, French horn
Mark Holloway, viola
Franziska Huhn, harp
Yoo Jin Jang, violin
Eunae Koh, violin
Matthew Lipman, viola
Mary Mackenzie, soprano
William Manley, percussion
Ayano Ninomiya, violin
Kelli O'Connor, clarinet
Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
Damian Primis, bassoon
Elizabeth Schumann, piano
Emily Daggett Smith, violin
Aaron Trant, percussion
Scott Woolweaver, viola
Randall Zigler, double bass

Gabriel Langfur,
managing director

Hans Spencer,
education program

  Damian Primis

Damian Primis


Damian Primis, a native of Eagle River, Alaska, has quickly gained a reputation as one of the most versatile bassoonists and multi-instrumentalists in the New York Metropolitan area, performing on both modern and period instruments. Mr. Primis performs extensively with the Metropolitan Opera, Philadelphia Orchestra, Absolute Ensemble, Bargemusic, the Handel and Haydn Society, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in San Francisco, Orchestra of the 18th Century in Amsterdam, the New York City Ballet, the American Ballet Theater, Orpheus Chamber Ensemble and Tafelmusik in Canada. Mr. Primis was a member of the South Pacific and King and I orchestras at Lincoln Center, and is currently Principal Bassoon of the Sunset Boulevard orchestra on Broadway. Mr. Primis completed his bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the Juilliard School as a scholarship student of Frank Morelli and David Carroll.

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