ORCHESTRA

2019/20 ROSTER

First Violin

Michal Sobieski, concertmaster

Allen & Gail Bishop chair

Kerstin Suby, asst. principal

          Anne Marie & Tom Griffin chair

Gerry Casper

Diane Ryan chair in memory of Robert J. Ryan

Kathleen Covalt

Hayward J. & Carolyn Beck chair

Anne Judisch

         Carol Schroedel chair in memory of

         Carl & Allan Schroedel

Kristina Lantz

Joe & Chris Parisi chair

Andrea Sieber

Judy & Jim Sloan Foundation chair

Linda Thompson

Pamela Haase chair

Juli Vig

Elizabeth Gallanis chair

 
Second Violin
Amy Lindstrom, principal

Bob & JoAnn Schoen chair

Susan Radloff, assistant principal

Barbara S. & Joseph A. Parks chair

Joan Elkins

Gerald & Loraine Vettel chair

James Glockner

          Richard & Lily Weinshilboum chair

Sheila Misso

Chrissy's Studio chair

Aaron Pompeian

Ed & Jayne Pompeian chair

Elizabeth Sobieski

Jackie & Brian Rognholt chair

Tiffany Strande

Shirley D. Edmonson chair

Sharon Su

          John & Patricia Noseworthy chair

 

Viola
Elizabeth Loudon, principal

          Drs. Colleen & Gerald Gau chair

John Vettel, assistant principal

          Donald Layton chair

Beth Becker

Marion & Fredric Kleinberg chair

Rares Giurgiu

Stephen Carmichael & Susan Stoddard chair

Mark Ladwig

Richard & Lily Weinshilboum chair

Sarah Lockwood

Shirley D. Edmonson chair

in memory of John Edmonson

Sarah Rusin

Stephen Carmichael & Susan Stoddard chair

Kevin Whitford

Mark & Ivy Pillers chair

 
Cello
Ruth Marshall, principal

           Stephen & Marilyn Riederer chair in memory of 

           Tess Bruns

Rosa Thompson-Vieira, asst. principal

 Steven Kavka & Nancy Wieben chair

Amy Adamson

          Carolyn & Karen Rorie chair

Sarah Burrington

Jean Burrington chair

Diane Ryan chair in memory of Robert J. Ryan

Eric Grant

Lois Kennel chair

Carolyn Mead

          Drs. Rafael Jimenez & Enid Campos chair

Susan Oftedahl

Amadio Family Arts Fund chair

John Osborn

Frank & Lynda Sharbrough chair

 

Double Bass
Christopher Kempcke, principal

Barbara Henoch chair

Andrea Beckendorf, assistant principal

Robert & Catherine Manulik chair

Blake Bonde

Joseph Mish & Kathryn Shepel chair

David Carbonara

Larry Arrigoni & Andrea Sieber chair

Matthew Hazelton

Betty Qualey chair

Robert Manulik

Philip R. & Catherine M. Karsell chair

Joseph Mish

          Donald Layton chair

 

Harp

Elinor Niemisto, principal

          Anonymously sponsored chair

 
Piano/Keyboards
Jan Matson, principal

          Carl & Sylvia Rolfs Chair in memory of
          Glendora Rolfs

Flute
Kay Sahlin, principal

          Julia & Douglas Wood chair

Elizabeth Gomoll

          Dianna & Lester Horntvedt chair

 

Piccolo

Gary Melbostad

Mike, Jodi, Rylee & Sophie Melius chair

 

Oboe

Allen Bishop, principal

Judy & Jim Sloan Foundation chair

Dana Maeda

Carl & Sylvia Rolfs chair

 

English Horn

Thomas Hiniker

          Bill & Jeanne Hankerson chair in memory

          of Phil Henoch

 

Clarinet

Daniel Sheridan, principal

          Brad and Beth Krehbiel chair

Karen Hansen

Rodney & Janis Tanner chair

 
Bass Clarinet
Richard Halleen

Byron Stadsvold chair

 
Bassoon

Cynthia Gaeth Bailey, principal

Tom & Diane Witzig chair

Kate Samur

Henrietta Wheeler chair

 
Horn

Greg Beckwith, principal

          JoAnn M. Sheldon chair

in memory of Richard S. Sheldon

Corey Henke

Dianna & Lester Horntvedt chair

Matthew Renz

Audrey Higgins Garbisch chair

Don Schlosnagle

Noel B. Taylor chair

 
Trumpet

David Wall, principal

Gerald Sandbothe Memorial chair

Chris Jankowski

Vikki & Bruce Wolff chair

Howard Brahmstedt

Borge Christensen chair

 

Trombone
Arthur Haecker, principal

          Hayward J. & Carolyn Beck chair

Brian Kelly

Janet & Thomas Munger chair


Bass Trombone

Michael Smith

John & Cheryl Adolphson chair

 
Tuba

Charles Wazanowski, principal

Dr. Richard & Patricia Geier chair in memory of

Rod Majorowicz

 
Timpani

Tom Schneller, principal

Dr. Richard & Patricia Geier chair in memory of

Karen Geier

 
Percussion

Jeffrey Bina

Bill Volkmar & Sheri Brandvold chair

Will Kemperman

Sherry & John Earle chair

Randy Martens

Mark & Lucy Bahn chair

Jeff Strom

          David & Ann Dykstal chair

Susan Tanabe

           Kilen Family chair in memory of Anders R. & 

           Mavis L. Kilen
 

Musician Coordinator
Linda Thompson

 

Orchestra Librarian
John Vettel
 
Stage Managers
Mike Fallenstein

Rick Shabsin

The Rochester Symphony Orchestra uses a rotating seating method for section string players who are listed alphabetically in the roster.

 

Photo by Shawn Fagan, Fagan Studios, 2016

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