Reading Symphony Orchestra

87th Season
George Ogata, Music Director and Conductor
 

VIOLIN 1

Caroline Lieber, Concertmaster

     Dr. Roland Vazquez and
     Maggie Jackson Chair

Sarah Bowen
Cristin Dziekonski
Dorothea Lam
Xiaodan Liu
Heather Lombardo
Cecilia McCarthy
Nancy Miller
Jennifer Sheerin


VIOLIN 2

Ryan Aylward, Principal
Ann Decker
Jeff Everson
Arlene Germain
Stephanie Keymont
Beth Newman
Steven Previte
Natasha White


VIOLA

Jeff Bigler, Principal
Henry Houh
Carolyn Clark Ledbetter
Susan McDonald
Ashlin Michell


CELLO

Beverly Bowman
Brianne Cate
Sara Harkness
Stephanie Maughan
Anna Murphy
Sandy Reismann


DOUBLE BASS

Michael Pearlman, Principal
Liz Falkner
Reuben Ramos

FLUTE

Judy Braude, Principal

     Robert Leonard Saitz and
     Herlinda Charpentier
     De Castro Saitz Chair

Herlinda Saitz
Eduardo Gómez


PICCOLO

Eduardo Gómez


OBOE

Kiran Bhardwaj, Principal
Bill Fick

 

ENGLISH HORN

Bill Fick


CLARINET

Dwight Decker, Co-principal
Tristan Butler, Co-principal

 

BASS CLARINET

Exposito Dealmeida



BASSOON

George Muller, Principal
Dawn Kumiega


FRENCH HORN

Lora Fulton, Principal
Ethan Mattor
Michael Boyle
John Hecker


TRUMPET

Jim Dolham, Co-principal
David McSheffrey, Co-principal
Dick Traverse, Co-principal
Christopher Smalt
Stanley Normile


TROMBONE

Andrew McPherson, Principal
Parker Lord


BASS TROMBONE

Matthew Hanna


TUBA

Paul Chadbourne


TIMPANI

Rich Emmel


PERCUSSION

Shane O’Donohoe
Christian Ogata


Reading Symphony Orchestra
Board of Directors

 

DIRECTORS

  • Dwight Decker, President

  • Dawn Kumiega, Treasurer

  • Herlinda Saitz, Secretary

  • Judy Braude

  • Christopher J. Carino

  • Stephanie Keymont

  • Susan McDonald

  • Andrew McPherson

  • Richard Perry

MUSIC DIRECTOR & CONDUCTOR

  • George Ogata

CONDUCTOR EMERITUS

  • Dr. Roland Vazquez

HONORARY DIRECTORS

  • Charles F. Doughty

  • Mrs. Thomas F. Galvin

  • Mrs. Edward J. Maher

  • Mrs. Edward W. Palmer

  • Mr. James L. Roth

  • Marcus Chanonhouse


Reading Symphony Orchestra
Staff Members

 

PERSONNEL DIRECTOR

  • Judy Braude

MEMBERSHIP COORDINATOR

  • Nancy Miller


MUSIC LIBRARIANS

  • Jim Dolham

  • David McSheffrey

COMMUNITY RELATIONS DIRECTOR

  • Dick Perry

PUBLICITY DIRECTOR

  • Daniel Lieber


CONCERT HOST CHAIR

  • Katherine Decker

WEBMASTERS

  • Christopher J. Carino

  • George Ogata

SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATORS

  • Christopher J. Carino

  • David McSheffrey