Orchestra Members

ALLENTOWN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

MUSIC DIRECTOR & CONDUCTOR
Diane Wittry
Sponsored by Lois B. Miller

ASSOCIATE CONDUCTOR/POPS CONDUCTOR
Ronald Demkee

CONDUCTING FELLOWS
Sponsored by Margaret & William Hecht


Click here to see the benefits of being a sponsor and view a list of musicians available for sponsorship
To sponsor a musician or for more information, contact Geoff Harrington, Director of Development at 610-432-7961 x207 or gharrington@allentownsymphony.org


 

FIRST VIOLIN

Eliezer Gutman, Concertmaster
Sponsored by Dolly & Lee Butz

Inna Eyzerovich, Associate Concertmaster

Stefan Xhori, Assistant Concertmaster
Sponsored by Donna & Roger Milgrim

Yeseul Ann
Sponsored by Genevieve Wesselmann

James Finegan

Ann Fontanella

Linda Kistler
Sponsored by Joan Miller Moran & William J. Fenza

Mary Loftus

Natalia Merezhuk

Connie Trach

Edgar Tumajyan


SECOND VIOLIN

Inna Nedorezov, Principal
Sponsored by Norma & John Fetherman

Tally Brunfelt, Assistant Principal
Sponsored by Carol & Peter Kern in honor of Kathryn Pinter

Julie Bougher
Sponsored by Carol & Peter Kern in honor of Julia Pinter

Karen Creeden
Sponsored by Elaine & Carl Stolpe

Dan Demetriou

Kathy DeRemer

Heather Frank-Olsen
Sponsored by Cynthia Curran

Robin Lubert

Tess Varley


VIOLA

Agn├ęs Maurer, Principal
Sponsored by Donna & Roger Milgrim

Cameron Raecke, Assistant Principal
Sponsored by Daniel M. Zirin

Ron DeGrandis
Sponsored by Dr. & Mrs.  Thomas Tachovsky

Steve Heitlinger

Ed Lotto

Debra Reilly
Sponsored by Cynthia Curran & Joseph Sofhauser

Carol Yale

Ellen Yorgey


CELLO

David Moulton, Principal
Sponsored by Sandra L. Curet, MD

Jameson Platte, Assistant Principal
Sponsored by Dr. & Mrs. Thomas Whalen

Mercedes Jurkiewicz
Sponsored by Dr. Rena Lambert

Philo Lee

Audrey Simons
Sponsored by Margery & Phil Metzger

Jeanette Stenson
Sponsored by Cynthia Curran

Hikaru Tamaki


DOUBLE BASS

Peter Paulsen, Principal
Sponsored by Charles F. & Sandra Adams

Devin Howell, Assistant Principal

Nate Chase
Sponsored by Genevieve Wesselmann

Chris Johnson

John Paul Norpoth


FLUTE

Robin Kani, Principal
Sponsored by Rene Rodriguez

Allison Kiger
Sponsored by Dr. Michael & Karen Badellino


PICCOLO

Catherine DeBoeser
Sponsored by Karen El-Chaar


OBOE

Rick Basehore, Principal
Sponsored by Donna & Roger Milgrim


ENGLISH HORN

Amanda Dusold
Sponsored by Joan Miller Moran & William J. Fenza


CLARINET

John Schwartz, Principal
Sponsored by Linda Kay Gardner in memory of Hon. James Knoll Gardner

Deborah Andrus
Sponsored by Allen Zinnes & Ilse Stoll


BASS CLARINET

Stephen Reisteter
Sponsored by Karen El-Chaar


BASSOON

Susan Shaw, Principal
Sponsored by Cecilia Sweeney

Lee Walck
Sponsored by Cecilia Sweeney


CONTRABASSOON

Louis Nolemi
Sponsored by Cecilia Sweeney


FRENCH HORN

Jonathan Clark, Principal
Sponsored by Donna & Roger Milgrim

Steve Sherts, Assistant Principal
Sponsored by Dr. Rena Lambert

John DeVivo

Conor Jensen
Sponsored by Daniel M. Zirin

Peter Morris


TRUMPET

Omri Barak, Principal
Matilda & James Vastine

Gerald Serfass
Sponsored by Dr. & Mrs. Robert C. Hunsicker

Lawrence Wright
Sponsored by Joanne & Phil Nonemaker


TROMBONE

Gilles Bernard, Principal
Sponsored by Mary & Robert Pritchett

Nicholas Martin


BASS TROMBONE

Robert Fournier


TUBA

Ronald Demkee, Principal
Sponsored by Dr. Lona Farr & Rev. David Voellinger


TIMPANI

Glen Wilkofsky, Principal


PERCUSSION

Randy Edelman, Principal
Sponsored by Deborah & Philip C. Jackson

Richard Groller
Sponsored by Philip A. Metzger


PIANO

Michael Toth, Principal
Sponsored by Robert Pearce in honor of Joanne Pearce Martin


HARP

Frances Duffy, Principal
Sponsored by David Ackerman



PERSONNEL
Matthew Angelo

LIBRARIAN
Stu Serio

ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN/ASSISTANT PERSONNEL MANAGER
Karen Creeden