Meet Our Musicians

The musicians listed below represent the CORE of the East Texas Symphony Orchestra.

Violin
Mark Miller, Concertmaster
Sponsor: Betty Bower
Theresa Anderson
Sponsor: Austin Bank
Clare Adkins Cason
Sponsor: Dr. Cheryl and Michael Rogers
Michelle Frederick
Sponsor: Ana Maria Bertamini and Richard Mertz
Karin Harrell
Sponsor: John Evans Endowment Fund at ETCF
Emily Loh
Sponsor: Debbie and Mike Kavanaugh
Amela Koci
Sponsor: Bill and Ella McGaughey
Yuko Mansell
Sponsor: Marilyn and Roger Newman
Lea Marshall
Sponsor: Steve and Tricia Wiggs
Nancy Norton
Sponsor: Monalee R. Camp
Tami Peterson
Sponsor: DaWane and Kellie Wanek
Jamie Reason
Sponsor: Jody Philley and Leah Philley
Brian Rafferty
Sponsor: Robert and Terry McRae
York Shaw
Sponsor: Dr. Lawrence and Angela Walters
Chris Chapin
Sponsor: Dick and Carole Kronenberg
Zenobia Leyva-Martinez
Sponsor: Meghan and Greg Adcock
Viola
Ute Miller, Principal
Sponsor: The Family of Don and Shirley Chase
Ken Gilleland
Sponsor: Annette Findley
Tonia Bricker Pilliod
Sponsor: Monalee R. Camp
Paul Palmer
Sponsor: Betsy Ellis (Ellis Family Foundation)
Sonja Ryberg
Sponsor: John Evans Endowment Fund at ETCF
Cello
Zachary Mansell, Principal
Sponsor: Carol and Ken Cushman
Laura Ospina
Sponsor: Dr. Lawrence and Angela Walters
Dwight Anderson
Sponsor: Jan and Cal Barton
Double Bass
Stephen Brown, Principal
Sponsor: Ron Safford (in Memory of Lisa Safford)
Jeremy Atkins
Sponsor: Dr. Sunni Boren and Mr. Nathan Atkinson
Kyp Green
Sponsor: Verna and George Hall
Tony Rosario
Sponsor: John and Carol Ann Rowland/John Evans Endowment Fund at ETCF
Flute
Debbie Ragsdale, Principal
Sponsor: Chris Buford
Jennifer McElroy
Sponsor: Rachel and Robert Cammack
Oboe
Sharon Lacey, Principal
Sponsor: Suzanne and Dr. Richard Handley
Katie Haun
Dr. Aleksandra and Dr. Paul Detwiler
Clarinet
Sharon Knox Deuby, Principal
Sponsor: Nancy Ulrich
Bassoon
Charles Hall, Principal
Sponsor: Dr. D. M. Edwards
Marty Spake
Sponsor: Stephen and Kathleen Davis
French Horn
Heather Suchodolski, Principal
Sponsor: Linda and the late Dr. James Pesnell
Susan Frazier
Sponsor: Frank and Agnes Ward
Timothy Stevens
Sponsor: Dr. and Mrs. Ken Kummerfeld
Tammy White
Sponsor: Juanita and Harold Smotherman
Trumpet
James Sims, Principal
Sponsor: NuTech - Danny and Georgeann Allen
Bert Truax
Sponsor: Tisa and Billy Hibbs, Jr.
Trombone
Efrain Sain, Principal
Sponsor: Laura and H. T. Hyde
James T. McNair, Jr.
Sponsor: Anita Nourse
Barney McCollum
Sponsor: Dr. Lawrence and Angela Walters
Tuba
Jarrod Robertson, Principal
Sponsor: Clint Cooper / Rachel and Robert Cammack
Percussion
Christopher Dean, Principal Timpani
Sponsor: Rachel and Robert Cammack
Roland Muzquiz, Principal
Sponsor: Gail and Harry Wallace
Harp
Dr. Janel Hector, Principal
Sponsor: Donna and Rusty Bundy
Piano
Maria Guenette
Sponsor: Joyce and Dr. John Hudnall / Billie and Mike Carpenter
Orchestra Librarian
Chrystal L. Stevens

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