La Porte County Symphony
307 Kingsbury Avenue
La Porte, IN 46350-6099
Phone: 219.362.9020

Musicians

Strings Listed Alphabetically

Violin I

  • Tamara Stojanovic, Concertmaster
  • Jae Sung Lee
    Asst. Concertmaster
  • So Hyun Yoon
  • Virginia Burd
  • Karen Barber
  • Paul Hecht
  • Sara Miller
  • Stylianos Shepard
  • Candace Thomas #
  • Kathleen Kohn #
  • Beth Oeseburg #
  • Allison Smith #

Violin II

  • TBA, Principal
  • Mary Webber, Associate Principal
  • Robert Brooks
  • Antinia Shirley
  • Linda Sirugo
  • Kathryn Bernel
  • Cindy Schnabel, Principal, Emeritus
  • Dorothy Dvorscak, Emeritus
  • Betty Hatfield

Viola

  • Cesar Silva, Principal
  • Pete Collins, Associate Principal
  • Connie Hendricks
  • Stephen Z. Gruoner
  • Taisiya Sokolova
  • Jennifer Mount
  • Anna Anderson #
  • Samantha Ake *

Cello

  • Sara Thomas, Principal
  • Morgan Sleeper, Associate Principal
  • Craig Forwalter
  • Erin Gerig
  • Jeff Oeseburg
  • Benjamin White
  • Sonia Beyer #
  • Marjorie Larson, Emeritus

Bass

  • Diana Ford, Principal
  • Christopher Bendix
  • Don Parker

Flute

  • Elaine Hornyak, Principal
  • Brennan Reid
  • Merry Johnson, Principal Emeritus
  • Sara McMahon*
Piccolo
  • Brennan Reid

Oboe

  • Kathryn Brtko, Principal
  • Mary Steck
  • James Nagano #

English Horn

  • Linnea Bessette
  • James Nagano
  • Carl Colvin

Clarinet

  • Scott Kurtzweil, Principal
  • Elisabeth Waldburger
  • David Ratajik
  • Luke Vasilarakos*

Bassoon

  • Cindy Ault, Principal
  • Jordan Cavitt
Contra Bassoon

 

Horn

  • JoFran Bendix, Principal
  • Kathleen Lang
  • Jenevieve Hayes
  • Dana Chartier #

Trumpet

Trombone

  • Rob Riley, Principal
  • Matthew Sullivan

Bass Trombone

  • Helen Dauerty
  • Jonathan Plant #

Tuba

  • Richard Watson
  • Gary Kurtis #

Timpani

  • Brad Staats, Principal

Percussion

  • Brad Staats, Principal
  • Karen O'Brien
  • Melaney Gabris
  • Jaime Garcia
  • Danny Howard
  • Steven Hornyak, Emeritus

Piano

  • Becky Osborn
  • Carey Scheck

Guitar

 

* = Student Apprentice
# = Substitute Player

Strings listed in Alphabetical Order