MUSICIANS

75th Season, 2019/2020

Maestro Shane Williams

Music Director

FIRST VIOLINS

Vincent Piazza

     Concertmaster

     Dr. Frank M. Boals Chair

Kathy Brady

Aimee Chester

Kimberly Gindler

Camyll Heitmann

Quilan Heitmann

Rachel Piazza

Sister Marie-Therese Swiezynski

Jared Wright

SECOND VIOLINS

Thomas Winter

     Principal

     John Simmons Chair

Connie Clayton

Sue Hamilton

Casey Hansen

Leslie Hoosier

Natalie O'Rando

Keaton Pedigo Mansfield

Carolyn Simansky

Nicholas Zankl

VIOLAS

Ingrid Popp

     Principal

Ben Duke

William Day

Julia French

Jean Heil

Judy Moss

Trinity Springman

​CELLOS

Gary Lee

     Principal

Darius Cansler

Lars Gindler

Jerre Honke

Abigail Knoche

Karen Lawson

Taylor Smith

Olivia Thoelke

Justin Wright

DOUBLE BASSES

Colby Heimburger

Leah Johnson

Kenton Park

OBOE/ENGLISH HORN

Cathy Woelbling-Paul

     Principal

Peter Bulkalski

     Dr. Scott Hawley Chair

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FLUTES

Linda Atkinson

     Principal

Emma Bushery

Martha Pfister

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PICCOLO

Martha Pfister

CLARINETS

Jenna Piazza

     Principal

Melissa Bock​

BASSOONS

Sheila Acuncius

     Principal

Greg Van Asch

 

LIBRARIAN

Gary Lee

PROPERTIES

Nicholas Zankl

TECHNICAL COORDINATOR HATHEWAY CULTURAL CENTER

Brian McKinney

FRENCH HORNS

John Lindley

     Principal

     Allen Biggs Chair

Caiti Corradini

     Assistant Principal

Matt Geary

Jessica Poddig

Sydney Reynolds

TRUMPETS

Chris Dressler

     Principal

     Dr. Christopher Langton        Chair

Rick Acuncius

TROMBONES

Spencer Toft

TYMPANI

Steven McCann

     Principal

PERCUSSION

Gary Morris

     Principal

Wade Cermak

Caleb Livesay

Abigail Stephens

ASO's Mission

To enhance the cultural vitality of the Riverbend region through symphonic music by entertaining, educating, and engaging the community.

The Alton Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Corporation.  ASO does not discriminate against age, race, gender, sexual orientation, or religious affiliation.

2019-2020 ASO

Membership Dues

All orchestra members are required to pay dues by October 26, 2019.  If you are enrolled in LCCC Music 146 for credit, dues are not required.  Contact ASO Treasurer Jerre Honke at honke@sbcglobal.net or (618) 462-2314 with any questions or concerns and for payment options.

 

Pay ASO dues online with PayPal at link below or by check, addressed to:

Alton Symphony Orchestra

ATTN:  Treasurer

PO Box 1205

Alton, IL 62002

Address

Alton Symphony Orchestra

PO Box 1205

Alton, IL 62002

Email

altonsymphony@gmail.com

Portions of this season's programming are funded by generous gifts from the Alton Foundation, the Jacoby Foundation, Alton Community Service League, and a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.

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