SEASON CONCERTS
& EVENTS

Skagit Symphony “Gardens of Note 2017”
Sunday, June 25, 2017
10 am to 4 pm
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2017-2018 Season
The details of the next season (2017-2018) will be posted in mid-June.

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Skagit Symphony Orchestra

The Skagit Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer group of accomplished musicians led by Maestro Roupen Shakarian. 2016-2017 is the Symphony’s thirty-seventh season. Renowned soloists perform with the regular orchestra, which numbers around sixty players. The orchestra is accompanied at some concerts by the volunteer Skagit Symphony Chorus led by Chorus Master David Cross. Weekly rehearsals are held at Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church.

Skagit Symphony Roster

ROUPEN SHAKARIAN, MUSIC DIRECTOR

VIOLIN I

Bonnie Wilkens,
Concertmaster
Jenny Bergeron
Sarah Carter
Dottie Chapman
Eric Frankenfeld
Evan Griffin
Jane V. Perkins
Sigrid Schumacher
Beth Snyder
Sarah Welch

VIOLIN II

Ward Beebe,
Principal
Louise Cheney
Robin Corley
Suellen Eberhart
Barbara Green
Eric Griffin
Alex Hoag
Priscilla Legg
Regina O’Neill
Greg Zimmerman

VIOLA

Jane Frankenfeld,
Co-Principal
Bethany Sato,
Co-Principal
Heather Frakes
Melissa Furnari
Mitchell Kahn

 

 

CELLO

Abby Frankenfeld,
Principal
Jenna Harvey
Brenda Lawler
Marj McNae
Marla Meabon
Johanna Riddell
Melissa Shogren

STRING BASS

Toni Rush,
Principal
Monica Kidder
Amiko Mantha
William Maxwell

FLUTE

Stephanie Bethea,
Principal
Gena Mikkelsen
Nida Tautvydas

OBOE

Derek Stephensen, Principal
Suzie Gifford

CLARINET

Barry Ulman,
Principal
Mark Maulden

BASSOON

Phillip Thomas
Elizabeth Johnson

FRENCH HORN

Jim Gaudette,
Principal
Amanda McDaniel
Erik Nielsen
Jeff Purdue

SAXOPHONE

Vic Veltkamp

TRUMPET

Cindy Luna,
Principal
Stan Relyea

TROMBONE

Vince Fejeran,
Principal
John Boblett
Chuck Stevens

TUBA

Chris Kelley

PERCUSSION

Theresa Goldston,
Principal
Jill Davis
William Huffington
Stephen Long
Karyelle Nielsen

View a brief history of the Skagit Symphony.