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Dedicated to enhancing and increasing the cultural awareness of classical music

The Fredericksburg Symphony Orchestra is dedicated to enhancing and increasing the cultural awareness of classical music in the central-Virginia community by presenting high caliber performances by amateur and professional musicians, and by encouraging and educating young performing artists.

2023-24 Season

Fredericksburg Symphony Orchestra Personnel

Violin I

Robyn Bauer*
Concertmaster

Kelsey Payne
Assoc. Concertmaster

Dina Felts
Rachel Pitts
Marissa Resmini
Charles Stout
Peter Wong
Kathy Buchanan

Violin II

Nathan Wisniewski
Principal

John Rine Zabanal
Assistant Principal

Chris Dixon
Carly Steenstra
Anna Sammel
Michael Sienkowski
Michele Kucic
Tia Iverson

Viola

Sandy Goldie
Principal

Marta Perrine
Assistant Principal

Laura O’Konski
Benjamin Pereyra
Rob Leong
Kaylee Payne
Eleanor Plunkett
Jilleen Giroux Read
Cynthia Dement

Cello

Katherine Colburn*
Principal

Christine Abeel
Assistant Pricipal

Anna Miller
Debra Anker
Anna Henke
Christine Hartigan
Jacob Dean
Hannah Gould

Bass

Ayça Kartari*
Principal

Zachary W. Smith
Bryan Haderlie
Joey Lane

Flute

Marla Snyder*
Principal

Deborah Clare

Flute 3/Piccolo

Ali Dettmer

Oboe

Mary McClain*
Principal

Laurel Siberts

English Horn

Brendan Shirk

Clarinet

Tony Moran
Principal

Nicholas Belby

Bass Clarinet

Jay Niepoetter

Bassoon

Walter Wynn
Principal

Jarrett Rodriguez
Assistant Principal

Karen O’Donoghue

Trumpet

Pat Neidich
Principal

Zachary D. Smith
Mike Huffman

Horn

Damien Bollino
Co-Principal

Ryan Scott
Co-Principal

Christopher Short
Elisabeth Deavers

Trombone

Eddie Steenstra
Principal

Douglas Haas

Bass Trombone

Austin Fairley

Tuba

Gary Carper

Percussion

Kaitlin Gimm
Rainier Homoroc
Andrew Sheloski

David Vita

Timpani

Nora McIntire
Principal

Harp

Anastasia Pike

Keyboard

James Pitts

Guitar

Bruce Middle