<August 2019>

Assistant Principal Percussion

William Cody Knicely Chair

DSO member since 2014

Andres Pichardo-Rosenthal

Born in Managua, Nicaragua and raised in Los Angeles, Andres Pichardo-Rosenthal began piano lessons at the age of six and percussion at age 11. He received his undergraduate degree at Rice University, his masters at the University of Southern California and completed his education at the New England Conservatory.

Andres has performed with esteemed orchestras around the country, such as the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the New world Symphony and the Hawaii Symphony—to name a few. Additionally, he has performed on motion picture scores in Los Angeles and musical theater shows in Houston. Andres joined the DSO in September of 2014.