Orchestra Members

ALLENTOWN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

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

ASSOCIATE CONDUCTOR/POPS CONDUCTOR
Ronald Demkee
Sponsored by Mr. Robert Pearce

CONDUCTING FELLOWS
Sponsored by Margaret & William Hecht

ALLENTOWN SYMPHONY CHORUS
Sponsored by Jill & Alfred Douglass, III
in memory of Roberta Raker Hudders & William Strauss Hudders

ALLENTOWN SYMPHONY CHORUS MASTER
Eduardo Azzati
Sponsored by John Berseth & Carol Dorey


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
Sponsored by Irene & William Brown

Stefan Xhori, Assistant Concertmaster
Sponsored by Donna & Roger Milgrim

Yeseul Ann
Sponsored by Genevieve Wesselmann

Rebecca Brown
Sponsored by Jane King in memory of Jerry King

James Finegan
Sponsored by Jack & Carol Anne Bury

Ann Fontanella
Sponsored by Eva Haddon

Minjin Lee
Sponsored by Lona Farr & David Voellinger

Kevin Sloan
Sponsored by Robert Woodruff & Linda Penrod

Connie Trach
Sponsored by Stacy, Matthew, Tillie, Murray, & Harry Kandel

Edgar Tumajyan
Sponsored by Carol M. Landes

Jiuri Yu
Sponsored by Michael & Ilene Prokup


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
Sponsored by Michael & Cary E. Moritz

Heather Frank-Olsen
Sponsored by Joseph J. Sofhauser

Linda Kistler
Sponsored by Joan Miller Moran in memory of William J. Fenza

Robin Lubert
Sponsored by Howard & Patricia Hudson

Tess Varley
Ellen & David Beidelman


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
Sponsored by William H. & Phyllis Grube

Debra Reilly
Sponsored by Katie Dyer

Carol Yale
Sponsored by Atty. & Mrs. Anthony Muir


CELLO

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

Mercedes Jurkiewicz
Sponsored by Dr. Rena Lambert

Philo Lee
Sponsored by Andrew Bausch & Jane Landis

Audrey Simons
Sponsored by Philip A. & Margery H. Metzger

Jeanette Stenson
Sponsored by Natalie Foster

Hikaru Tamaki
Sponsored by Kathryn Stagl


BASS

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

Devin Howell, Assistant Principal
Sponsored by John Berseth & Carol Dorey

Nate Chase
Sponsored by Genevieve Wesselmann

Chris Johnson
Sponsored by Bill Spence

John Paul Norpoth
Sponsored by Nancy & Howard Amols


FLUTE

Robin Kani, Principal (on leave)
Sponsored by Rene Rodriguez

Allison Kiger, Acting Principal
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 in memory of 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

Conor Jensen
Sponsored by Daniel & Diane Zirin

Peter Morris
Sponsored by Elaine & Carl Stolpe

Steve Sherts
Sponsored by Dr. Rena Lambert

Vacant
Sponsored by Linda & James Henry


TRUMPET

Omri Barak, Principal
Sponsored by 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
Sponsored by Angelika Forndran in Memory of Monika Forndran


BASS TROMBONE

Robert Fournier
Sponsored by Connie Houser-Wenzel


TUBA

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


HARP

Frances Dufffy, Principal
Sponsored by David Ackerman


PIANO/KEYBOARD

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


TIMPANI

Glen Wilkofsky, Principal
Sponsored by Elizabeth & Chris Buss


PERCUSSION

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

Richard Groller
Sponsored by Philip A. Metzger




PERSONNEL
Andrew Moreschi

LIBRARIAN
Tim Ressler

ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN/ASSISTANT PERSONNEL MANAGER
Karen Creeden