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Marine Band Members
Clarinet
Master Sgt. Harry Ong

Clarinetist Master Sergeant Harry Ong of Seattle joined the “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in September 2003.

Master Sgt. Ong began his musical training at age 9. He attended Roosevelt High School in Seattle for three years and graduated from Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Mich., in 1999. He attended the University of Michigan (U-M) in Ann Arbor, where he received a bachelor of music in 2003.  He has studied with Fred Ormand of U-M, and Richard Hawkins and Dan Silver at the Interlochen Center for the Arts.

Prior to joining “The President’s Own,” Master Sgt. Ong performed with the University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Band, and Contemporary Directions Ensemble; the Seattle Youth Symphony, and the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra in Los Angeles.

Master Sgt. Ong performs with the Marine Band and Marine Chamber Orchestra at the White House, in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, and across the country during the band’s annual concert tour. In 2004, he performed Luigi Bassi’s Clarinet Solo and Concert Fantasia on Motifs from Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto. He premiered Michael Daugherty’s Brooklyn Bridge in 2006. He has conducted clinics nationwide and has participated in the Marine Band’s Music in the High Schools educational program. He also performed Artie Shaw’s Clarinet Concerto as a 2009 tour soloist and again in 2010 at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts’ Summer Blast Off! at the Filene Center. 

Members

Master Sgt. Steven Temme
Saxophone

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Master Sgt. Gregory Ridlington
Saxophone

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Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Perry
Saxophone

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Staff Sgt. Connor Mikula
Saxophone

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Nomar Longoria
Principal Saxophone

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Master Sgt. David Jenkins
Saxophone

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Master Sgt. Otis Goodlett IV
Saxophone

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Gunnery Sgt. Jacob Chmara
Saxophone

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Staff Sgt. Stephen Rudman
Bassoon

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Staff Sgt. Bridget Piccirilli
Bassoon

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Staff Sgt. Matthew Gregoire
Bassoon

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Michelle Urzynicok
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Jonathon Troy
E-flat Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Nicholas Thompson
Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Samuel Ross
Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Angelo Quail
Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Jacob Moyer
Clarinet

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Master Sgt. Patrick Morgan
Principal Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Jakob Lenhardt
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Joseph LeBlanc
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Shannon Kiewitt
Bass Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Andrew Jacobi
Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Tyler Hsieh
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Grant
Clarinet

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Vicki Gotcher
Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Lewis Gilmore
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Zachary Gauvain
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Parker Gaims
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Lucia Disano
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Andrew Dees
Bass Clarinet

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Staff Sgt. Harrison Burks
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Alexander Bullard
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Kristin Bowers
Assistant Principal Clarinet

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Master Sgt. William Bernier
Clarinet

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Gunnery Sgt. Trevor Mowry
Co-Principal Oboe

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Gunnery Sgt. Tessa Gross
Oboe & English Horn

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Master Sgt. Joseph DeLuccio
Oboe & English Horn

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Leslye Barrett
Co-Principal Oboe

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Gunnery Sgt. Heather Zenobia
Flute

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Gunnery Sgt. Kara Santos
Flute

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Elisabeth Plunk
Principal Flute

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Staff Sgt. Christina Hughes
Flute

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Master Sgt. Ellen Dooley
Flute

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Gunnery Sgt. Courtney Morton
Piccolo

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