Who plays in the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra?

The men and women of the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra are members of our community. They teach in our schools and at NAU, they manage businesses, they are students, and parents, and neighbors. And they are all professional musicians who bring their skill, passion, and talent to the stage.

Sponsor a Musician!

Our talented musicians are the lifeblood of the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra. Each one is a passionate artist who is dedicated to making the most inspiring and moving music for you.

Participating in the FSO Sponsor a Chair Program personalizes your orchestra experience and brings a new perspective to the music you love. Whether you have an affinity for a particular instrument or player, you will enjoy a sense of inclusion as you watch and listen to the FSO and your sponsored musician.

Sponsor A Chair

2021-2022 Orchestra Roster Contracted Players


Louise Scott


Karin Hallberg

Shelley Rich

Mimi Papp

Tom Ginsberg

Loralyn Staples

Vanessa Miller

Sara Bendel Ryan

Rachel Butherus

Kylie Ahern

Desmond Siu

Anne S. Schreiber

Gabrielle Getty

Sara May Wilbur

Allison Parks

Leticia Velasco

Leslie Vining

Isabel Rushall

Evelyn Rushall

Branan Harrison

Hanne Kariniemi

Tera Murdock

Elizabeth Scranati


Jacquelyn Schwandt, Principal

Kimberly Sullivan

Cheri and Jay Ossenfort Sponsored Chair

Cindy Stewart Binkley

Roger and Lynn Perkins Sponsored Chair

David Koerner

Rick Knous


Andrew Hamby, Principal

Nadene Bean Endowed Chair

Mary Anne Bruner

Donna Natseway

Mary Nebel

Sheryl Vrba

Travis Brown

Emma Riebe

Miguel Campos


Christopher Finet, Co-Principal

Lance Roederer, Co-Principal

Jason Roederer

Jason Howard


Jeannette Hirasawa Moore, Principal

Andrea Graves

Rebecca Romo


Rebecca Kemper Scarnati, Principal

Karen Kitt Endowed Chair

Ruth Solin


Jon Eder, Principal

Anonymous Sponsored Chair

Mary Jackson

Sheila White


Kent Moore, Principal

David Bruner

John Briggs


Nancy Sullivan, Principal

Charlotte Swank

Tim Ellenberger


Cindy Gould, Principal

Steve Dunn

Dean Garner


David Vining, Principal

Tim McKay

James DiBelka


Albert Harclerode, Principal


Maria Flurry, Principal


Benjamin Irons, Principal

Matt Timman

Paul Gibson


Rita Borden, Principal