Box Office
949.553.2422



Orange County Youth Symphony Orchestra

Artistic Management & Staff

Daniel Alfred Wachs Daniel Alfred Wachs

Music Director & Conductor,
   Orange County Youth Symphony
Director of Orchestral Activities,
   Chapman University Conservatory of Music

  • B.M. The Curtis Institute of Music
  • M.M., M.M. The Juilliard School

email: wachs@ocyso.org
Alex Nelson Alex Nelson

General Manager

  • B.M., M.A. Indiana University

email: alex@philharmonicsociety.org
David Scott David Scott

Librarian & Assistant Conductor

  • B.M. Chapman University Conservatory of Music

email: librarian@ocyso.org
Danielle Culhane Danielle Culhane

Operations & Personnel Manager

  • B.M., M.A. in Education, Vanguard University

email: culhane@ocyso.org
Moni Simeonov Moni Simeonov

Coordinator of Strings

Allison DeMeulle

Assistant Manager

Malinda Yuhas

Operations Assistant

Lewis Gehami

Operations Assistant

John Koshak John Koshak

Music Director Emeritus

  • B.S. The Pennsylvania State University
  • M.A. Columbia University