Paul Nahhas

Assistant Principal Viola

As a graduate of the University of British Columbia, Paul Nahhas began his career freelancing with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra before embarking on graduate studies at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in 1994. Initially focusing on chamber music, Paul was a member of the Sausalito String Quartet before joining the San Francisco Opera Orchestra in 1997.

While not working, Paul spends as much time as possible with his wife and daughters, and he can often be found mountain biking in the Marin Headlands or rollerblading around the City.