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Matthew Savery — Music Director and Conductor Fresh on the heels of what has been called his “tour-de-force” Carnegie Hall debut in June of 2015, American conductor Matthew Savery enjoys an everexpanding reputation for his multi-faceted career as an electrifying performer, dedicated orchestra builder and charismatic teacher. Mr. Savery is currently serving as Music Director and Conductor of the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Choir as well as the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra. Having collaborated with some of the most exciting artists of our time, such as Jon Nakamatsu, Alexander Markov, The Canadian Brass, Carol Wincenc, Roberto Diaz, Andres Cardenes, Ryan Anthony, Judith Ingolfsson, and many more, Matthew Savery’s career has brought him to orchestras throughout the United States, Europe and Canada. He has led performances with the Boise, Dayton, Fort Wayne, Long Island and Naples philharmonics, Indianapolis, East Texas, El Paso, Greater Bridgeport (16 performances), Greater Lansing, Lake St. Clair, New Haven, Quad City, Saginaw Bay, Sioux City, Springfield (MA, MO and OH), South Dakota and Virginia Symphony Orchestras, Missouri Chamber Orchestra, Cape May Music Festival, Canada’s Victoria Symphony, Italy’s Orchestra Sinfonica di Bari, Turkey’s Presidential Symphony Orchestra, and the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine. While at the University of Michigan, Matthew Savery was the founding Music Director of the University Campus Chamber Orchestra; subsequently, he served as Music Director of the Comic Opera Guild of Ann Arbor. Along with his regular duties with the Bozeman Symphony, where his innovative subscription, family and children’s programming earns consistent praise and sold-out houses, Matthew Savery has established an active commissioning program, bringing compelling new compositional voices to his orchestra and its audiences, among them: Kenneth Fuchs – Glacier (Concerto for Electric Guitar and Orchestra); Erik Santos – Karnak, ...in the Mines of Desire, Sun Road (Five Symphonic Dances for Orchestra); Elodie Lauten – Symphony 2001; James M. Stephenson, III – Concertino and Fanfare for Orchestra; Lowell Liebermann – Concerto for Clarinet. During his years with the orchestra, Mr. Savery has also presided over a ten-fold rate of financial growth, while regularly attracting over 3% of Bozeman’s metropolitan population to its concerts. Matthew Savery offers Montana’s schools a “Conductor in Residency” program that has accounted for dozens of hours per school year. He is much in demand as guest lecturer and in-school clinician. Mr. Savery is a recipient of the Eugene and Sadie Power Award for the Performing Arts. In October 1998, he and the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra were the subjects of a special feature on “CBS Sunday Morning.” Since his appointment to the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra, Matthew Savery and his notable artistic and organizational skills have refocused the greater-Casper area’s attention on the orchestra with gratifying results, among them a dramatic elevation of the orchestra’s artistic achievement and the quality of its guest artists, a broadening of the scope of the performance repertoire, a 30% increase in attendance and a 35% increase in the budget. With enthusiastic board support, he has introduced children and family programming, the “Music on the Move” outreach program, and his “Conductor in Residency” program for the public schools. Of special pride to the entire organization was Maestro Savery’s development of the “Wyoming Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition”— the first of it’s kind in the State of Wyoming—geared towards both high school and college students. A native of Western Massachusetts, just “down the road” from the famed Tanglewood Music Festival, Matthew Savery graduated from the New England Conservatory of Music and received his Master of Music Degree from the University of Michigan, where he was the recipient of a Teaching Assistantship to the prestigious studio of Gustav Meier and to which he returned in 2001 and 2006 as a Visiting Guest Lecturer. In addition to Mr. Meier, his principal teachers have been Pascal Verrot and Frank Battisti. Matthew makes his home in Bozeman, Montana, with his wife Soprano Catherine Viscardi Savery, and their three year old son Adam.


A Letter from Maestro Matthew Savery

Dear Friends, Welcome, and Happy Holidays! Nothing serves to better get us into the spirit of the season than music, and we’re thrilled you chose to be with us today. We promise to fill you with the joy of the holidays and leave you humming your way out the door.  For those of you who have attended one of our Collage performances in the past, you know what you’re in for. For those who haven’t, you’re about to witness one of the most unique and exciting concert presentations of your life. Strap on your seat belts because we’re going to whisk you though over 30 pieces of music featuring all kinds of different sized ensembles, all made up from within the extraordinary talent of our orchestra and choir members.  We begin the process of programming our Collage concerts over a year in advance. Members of our ensembles are invited to submit ideas and welcomed to submit any and every kind of idea they can come up with regardless of how serious or whacky. When the deadline for submissions arrives, I begin to sort through and rank them (there are typically 80 to 100). Once Jon Harney and I have selected works for the full orchestra and choir, I begin to put together the complicated puzzle that will be the final program, focusing on two main issues; diversity and transitions (from one piece to another).  Immediately upon announcing the program, our musicians get to work preparing. They will all have at least two coachings with me, and many more rehearsals on their own. Simultaneously I begin having meetings with our masterful lighting designer Tom Watson, and we start sorting through the complicated stage and lighting changes that provide the seamless transitions needed for the performance, and the gorgeous lighting design that will make for a stunning visual presentation.  It’s always a great joy for me to show off the various talented people that make up the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Choir, and the Collage helps us all get a look at them through a microscope. We are tremendously lucky to live in such a beautiful place and be surrounded by such an artistically rich community of musicians. I’m proud to be associated with each and every one, and even more proud to have the chance to bring them to your attention. We hope you enjoy this very special performance, and from all of us we wish you and yours a very happy holiday season and fruitful New Year.  Cheers,

Matthew Savery Music Director and Conductor


About the Symphony Directors:

Board of Directors:

Willson Auditorium Technicians:

Community Advisory Council:

Matthew Savery, Music Director and Conductor Jon Harney, Symphonic Choir Conductor

Stephen Schachman, President Renée Westlake, Vice President Stuart Whitehair, Secretary Pat Ellis, Treasurer Administration: Christopher Freeze, Executive Director Kathy Braun, Choir Representative Bridget Cavanaugh Emily Paris-Martin, Patricia Gates, Orchestra Representative Director of Marketing and Operations Paul Gates Amy Leister, Patron Services and Box Office Manager Anna Hatcher, Student Representative “i” Kitahara Audrey Peart, Nancy Ojala Volunteer and Event Coordinator Denis Prager Alan Leech, Program Notes Matthew Bowdish, Equipment Manager Cliff Schutter Kappa Kappa Psi, Equipment Moving Kandace Sylvester Walter Wunsch Brita Shaw, Bookkeeper Michael Hillenius, Technical Director Mike Andrews Peter Fedock Drew Fleming Jessica Joyce Jess Hays Dan Haywood John Schlender Courtney Yovich

Mike and Eve Art Peter Bogy Robyn Erlenbush Helori Graff John Jr. & Kiku Hanes Ileana Indreland & Mike Delaney Sal and Carol Glenn Lalani Mrs. Robert W. Martin, Jr.


About the Symphony

The Bozeman Symphony Society presents a repertoire of symphonic and choral music performed for the benefit of individuals, students, and musicians residing in south-central Montana. Established in 1968, the Society supports the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Choir. Under the direction of Music Director and Conductor Matthew Savery, the Bozeman Symphony has experienced tremendous growth over the last twenty years. In addition to a wide variety of orchestral programming, the Bozeman Symphony supports Far Afield, a highly accessible community outreach program, donates thousands of dollars worth of tickets to local nonprofits, awards scholarships to promising young musicians, and provides employment and engagement opportunities for over 300 people. The Bozeman Symphony and Symphonic Choir have established themselves as significant cultural icons in Montana, whose history is marked by artistic excellence. Its future is dependent upon maintaining a skilled and motivated orchestra whose members bring symphonic music to life. The Bozeman Symphony Wishes to Thank

Season Subscribers: The Bozeman Symphony is grateful for the support of our almost 900 season ticket holders. Season ticket holders provide stability to our concert season and we appreciate their attendance throughout the year. Season ticket holders receive nearly a 40% savings over single ticket prices, priority seating, ticket delivery, replacement of lost tickets and the ability to exchange tickets for a different performance. Bozeman Symphony Contributors: The Bozeman Symphony is extremely grateful to our advertisers and patrons who donate to our annual fund, Underwriter’s campaign, Endowment and Sponsor a Musician campaign. Symphony Volunteers: We would not be able to present high quality musical performances to our community without our dedicated volunteers. Volunteers assist with ushering at concerts, providing refreshments to our musicians, selling tickets & concessions and assisting in the office. In-Kind Sponsors: The Bozeman Symphony would like to recognize businesses and individuals who provide goods and services to the Symphony. The Symphony would not be able to flourish without their continued generosity. The Bozeman Symphony Society 1001 West Oak, Ste. 110 Bozeman, MT 59715 bozemansymphony.org • 406-585-9774


Support the Symphony

The support of the community, businesses, and individuals is vital to the livelihood and success of the Bozeman Symphony. Ticket sales cover less than 40% of our annual operating budget and we rely upon contributions in order to continue to present high quality musical presentations to Bozeman and surrounding areas. To ensure the continued vitality of the Bozeman Symphony we encourage you to become a Bozeman Symphony Supporter! There are many ways to become involved: RR Annual Fund Support: Any amount is helpful and appreciated to support our annual operating expenses. RR Symphony Underwriters Program: Symphony Underwriters commit to a minimum annual contribution of $1200 ($100/month). In addition to a variety of benefits, our Underwriters are invited to use our Hospitality Room at Concerts and are invited to our annual Underwriter’s Appreciation Party and Season Sneak Preview. RR Adopt-a-Musician: Each year our Symphony embarks on a campaign to support all of our dedicated Bozeman Symphony Musicians. Look for the Adopt-a-Musician Campaign posters and information in the program and in the lobby. RR Concert and Event Sponsorship: This is the perfect opportunity for businesses and individuals to show support for a specific concert or event. Sponsors receive many benefits such as complimentary tickets and advertising. RR Bozeman Symphony Endowment: Build a legacy of inspiring symphonic music by contributing to the permanent endowment fund. This fund will accumulate through the years to provide permanent operating support for the Bozeman Symphony and Symphonic Choir. Your gift will be preserved forever in this fund, leaving a lasting memory of music. RR Planned Giving: Bozeman Symphony’s Mrs. Robert W. Martin, Jr. Legacy Society: Provide for the future of the Bozeman Symphony and Symphonic Choir and keep music alive for generations to come through a bequest, gift of securities, gift of retirement plan assets or a gift of life insurance. Call the Bozeman Symphony Office to request a brochure which describes the ways in which you can remember the Bozeman Symphony in your planned giving. RR Volunteer: We would never be able to accomplish all that we do without our amazing volunteers who support the Symphony with ushering and assisting at concerts, providing refreshments to the musicians, providing event support and assisting the office staff.


2016-2017 Concert Sponsors

The Bozeman Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Choir concerts are made possible through the generosity of our business, foundation and individual sponsors. Please show your appreciation through your continued patronage and thanks. Let them know that you recognize their generous contributions.

Season Concert Series Symphonic Fireworks

Saturday, September 24, 2016, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, September 25, 2016, 2:30 p.m. Willson Auditorium Thomas Scanlin

Sinfonia Concertante

Saturday, October 29, 2016, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, October 30, 2016, 2:30 p.m. Willson Auditorium The Art Family: Mike, Eve, Andy & Jackie, Northwest Farm Credit Services

Holiday Collage

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, December 11, 2016, 2:30 p.m. Willson Auditorium First Security Bank, ERA Landmark, Allegra Bozeman

Signs of Life

Saturday, February 4, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, February 5, 2017, 2:30 p.m. Willson Auditorium Spectec/TIC, Walter & Regina Wunsch, Jon Chaney

Songs of Destiny

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 5, 2017, 2:30 p.m. Willson Auditorium Big Sky Western Bank, Judith King

The Titan

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 9, 2017, 2:30 p.m. Willson Auditorium Spectec/TIC, Walter & Regina Wunsch, Mrs. Robert W. Martin, Jr., Bruce Jodar and Kimberlie Birdwell

Sponsorship benefits include website links, program advertising and complimentary tickets. Please call the Bozeman Symphony office at 585-9774 for information about becoming a Sponsor. All events are held at the Willson Auditorium unless otherwise specified.


2016-2017 Concert Sponsors: Special Events

Special Events O Magnum Mysterium-Choir Concert Friday November 11, 2016, 7:00 p.m. Sunday, November 13, 2016, 3:00 p.m. Holy Rosary Church Michael & Sharon Beehler, David & Kippy Sands

Heroes & Villains-Free Family Concert

Saturday, February 11, 2017, 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Willson Auditorium Barnard Construction, Montana Arts Council

Symphony at the Shane

Thursday, September 8, 2016, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Shane Lalani Center for the Performing Arts, Livingston Sal & Carol Lalani, Donald B. Gimbel Sponsorship benefits include website links, program advertising and complimentary tickets. Please call the Bozeman Symphony office at 585-9774 for information about becoming a Sponsor. All events at the Willson Auditorium unless otherwise specified.

Gratitude for above and beyond work goes to: Sarah Meyer, Search Director, Waldron Heather Mohler, Senior Associate, Waldron the BSO Board of Directors


The Bozeman Symphony Endowment Fund

$20,000 and Up Ardi DeVries Robyn & Orville Erlenbush, ERA Landmark Michael & Cynthia Huempfner

Alan & Jean Kahn Brad & Pauline Nussbaum Mr. & Mrs. Jim & Bea Taylor Seilkirk Charitable Remainder Unitrust

$10,000 to $19,999 D. A. Davidson & Co. Susan Eckert, Adventurewomen, Inc . Asger & Ebba Mikkelson

Fred & Ginny Traeger Robert & Karin Utzinger

$5,000 to $9,999 Denis & Barbara Prager The John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Thomas & Shannon Nygard Marcia & Chuck Raches

Molly Richardson The Estate of Merriam Packard Sargent Pete Sobrepena, Star West Satellite Lou & Wayne Vinje

$1,000 to $4,999 Mike & Eve Art Michael & Sharon Beehler Merton Bell Jerry & Jan Cashman, Cashman Nursery Jon Chaney Catherine E. Costakis Mark Peterson & Irene Dahl, Dahl Funeral Home Joe Dittmar Mr & Mrs. C.A. Dogterom Robert & Michele Dubose Virginia Gauss Elaine Haaland Dennis & Katherine Hoffman Mrs. Robert W. Martin, Jr. Dr. William & Carol Mealer Jim & Bernie Mitchell

Iris M.L. Model Anthea George & Bill Muhlenfeld Jack & Donna Ostrovsky Dorothy Refling Linda M. Reynolds Jim & Kay Rivenes Rocky Mountain Rug Gallery Dave & Kippy Sands Vicki & Al Scharen Dr. & Mrs. Dwight B. Short Target Corporation Tarlow, Stonecipher & Steele, PLLC Brian & Deborah Van Dyke King Jim & Valerie Webster Elaine Williamson Rick & Melody Zajdel


The Bozeman Symphony Endowment Fund (continued)

Up to $999 Mr & Mrs. J.H. Abney Connie Adams Jack & Pat Anderson Susan Andrikopoulos Beverly Bacon Jerry & Noreen Bancroft Audre Rae Beckenhauer Jean Bishop Dr. Ben & Paula Blend Julie Blockey Ray & Kay Campeau Janel Carino & Richard Wolff Andrew & Susan Dana Sally & Ty Dann Russ & Ruth Dunn Rodolf & Carol Dietrich Kendall Dittmar Ruth & Russ Dunn Donald & Elizabeth Dynek Patrick & Susan Ellis Dan & Mary Beth Ewen Tom & Sharon Eversman John W. Fisher Helen Frazier Mark & Monica Guenther Mary Karen Grande A.J. & Betty Hancock John Jr. & Kiku Hanes Wayne & Darlene Hansen Virginia W. Hanson HDR Architecture, Inc. Paul F. Heymann Ron & Patty Hinds Wayne & Marilyn Hill John & Jane Hodges Barry & Jane Strandl- Jacobsen Margo Janke Pat Jennings Cynthia Johnson Jerrold & Margaret Johnson Grace Jones & Dana Scott John & Charlotte Jutila Murray & Natalie Katz Marilyn Kirchoff

Sal & Carol Glenn Lalani John & Kathleen Langenheim, The Langmont Group Sherry & Scott Linnerooth Richard & Virginia Linting Leroy & Agnes Luft Richard & Valerie Monroe Dr. Robert P. Myers Marjorie A. Negus Jerome & Arlyss Nelson Art & Mary Ann Nielsen Rudy & Wilma Niermeier Mr. & Mrs. George F. Phillips, Jr. Robert R. & Sydney M. Reed Ann W. Restvedt Ted & Elaine Rist Gerald & Marilyn Robertson Arnold Robinson Eliodoro & Martina Rodoni Richard & Carol Roehm Hugo & Shirley Schmidt Dr. Richard & Phyllis Schultz Dave & Julee Shepard Alice Siebecker Glenn & Jere Skaalure Connie Staudohar John P. Stocksdale June Stone Tom Stonecipher John & Gail Stucky Randy & Sally Sullivan Gerald & Arlene Trebesch Scott Carpenter & Barbara Turner Joan Underwood Jeff & Jackie Vick Fred & Julie Videon Jerry & Kathryn Vrbas Richard M. Wallace Ken & Judy Weaver Gail & Paul Weingart Dr. & Mrs. George Wharton Frank & Phyllis Wolcott Robin & Richard Wolcott Dorothy Wolters Gregory Young & Elizabeth Croy


The Underwriters We are fortunate to live in the beauty of the valleys and mountains that surround us. We are doubly blessed to have in our small community the magnificent music brought to us by the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra and Choir. This remarkable achievement is due to the unusual number of highly talented musicians living among us, and to their selfless dedication to the orchestra and choir. We all benefit in some way from our orchestra and choir. Those who hear them benefit the most, but all of us benefit from the way they enrich the entire community. We, in turn, owe our orchestra and choir our generous and continuing support. For this reason, our Underwriters have committed to contributing a minimum of $1,200 to the Bozeman Symphony this year (the equivalent of $100 each month, exclusive of tickets or other benefits) and, if circumstances permit, in future years as well. Please join the Bozeman Symphony Society in thanking the Underwriters for their ongoing commitment to the Symphony and its wellbeing, and consider becoming a member of our Underwriters Group to help provide a stable and secure base of funding for our orchestra for years to come. Please contact us at 585-9774 for information about becoming an Underwriter. The Bozeman Symphony Society 2016-2017 Underwriters Mike & Eve Art Doug & Jeanie Badenoch, The Wine Gallery Dr. Roger & Lynn Barnes Bobb Beehler Michael & Sharon Beehler Richard & Carol Belgrad Tom Bergsland Thomas & Dale Bray Janel Carino & Richard Wolff Jerry & Jan Cashman Jon Chaney Ron & Judy Clark Judy & David M. Cook Bruce & Christie Copeland Richard & Anna Damon Brenda & Swep Davis Suzanne Day Fred & Paula Deigert Martha Drury Susan L. Eckert Pat & Susan Ellis Robyn & Orville Erlenbush Paul & Patricia Gates Ric Tieman & Susan Gibb Klein & Karen Gilhousen Donald Gimbel

Jerome R. & Barbara Glickman Rick Sanders & Janice Hand Lucian Hand John Jr. & Kiku Hanes Rusty & Nancy Heymann Dennis & Katherine Hoffmann Carolyn & Dan Hopper Cyndi & Michael Huempfner John & Donna Hunt Ileana Indreland & Michael Delaney Don & Sharon Tudor Isler Bruce Jodar & Kimberlie Birdwell Judith King Kelly & Shirley King “i” & Beau Kitahara Sal & Carol Glenn Lalani Tom & Dee Ann Langel Dr. Mick & Holly Lifson Robert C. Maher & Lynn Peterson-Maher Michael Mahler Mrs. Robert W. Martin, Jr. Heidi McLoughlin Dori McTigue

Dr. William & Carol Mealer David Nathan Meyerson Foundation James & Bernie Mitchell Iris M. L. Model Mike & Marsha Montgomery Bruce & Audrey Mueller Marilyn & Don Murdock Keith & Markie Nathan Ellie Nolan Brad & Pauline Nussbaum J. David & Rose Ann Penwell Ben & Barbara Phinney Denis & Barbara Prager Trish & Tim Preheim Gene & Edie Renner JoAnne & Lloyd Reynolds Charles & Kathy Rinker Tom Ross Dr. Richard & Melanie Sabo Kippy & David Sands Mr. & Mrs. Matthew Savery Thomas J. Scanlin Stephen Schachman

Cliff & Laura Schutter Camie Smith Scot & Judy Smith Bret Snyder Larry Springer Ray & Sandy Strother Jim & Bea Taylor Marjie Toepffer & Roger Schwer Ray & Sandy Strother Robert & Karin Utzinger Charles & Eleanor Von Stade Beth Lee & Rabbi Ed Stafman Lee Wagner Jim & Valerie Webster Doctors Anne & Dennis Wentz Renée & Stuart Westlake James & Cathy White Stuart Whitehair & Lee Stadtlander John & Vickie Wilkinson Elaine Williamson Richard Wolff & Janel Carino Walter & Regina Wunsch Rick & Melody Zajdel William Ziegler


Adopt-a-Musician

The directors and musicians of the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Choir thank all the generous patrons who donate to the Adopt-a-Musician Campaign! Orchestra Strings

Ann W. Restvedt

Violin

Paul Lachapelle Concertmaster: Carrie Krause Victoria Ryan & Paul Martin Emily Paris-Martin Katherine Rinker Sharon Eversman, Rebekah Mohr Karen Smalley Jessica Kelly Ken & Judy Weaver Ian Nicklin Celia Wood Ian Nicklin Stephanie Alexander Alan Stelling John & Bunny Leister Amy Leister Rob & Lynn Maher Concertmaster: Carrie Krause Sal & Carol G. Lalani Cami Kohler Lucinda Morris Keith & Mary Kothman Second Violin Section Dan & Toby Rieder First Violin Section Julie Videon Sharon Eversman Doug & Jeanie Badenoch Emily Paris-Martin Huguette Coghlan Sharon Eversman Mr. & Mrs. William Hayward Concertmaster: Carrie Krause Robert & Annette Carson Athena Carson George McClure Sharon Eversman

Viola

David & Deborah Peters Bina Peters Doris Ward Al & Ellen Jesaitis Richard & Melanie Sabo Cindy Stone Members of the P.E.O. Chapter BW Pat Gates

Cello

Gwen Boone Bärbel Pafford Beth Kaeding Morgan Araujo Victoria Ryan & Paul Martin Cello Section Victoria Ryan & Paul Martin Charlie Martin Rob & Lynn Maher Julia Cory Slovarp Ink Outside the Box Chandra Lind Jack & Susan Leddick Chandra Lind

String Bass

Charles O. & Sally Broughton Scott Stebbins John Mitchell & Marilyn Ryley-Mitchell Jon Ford Ralph & Gloria Zimmer Kerry & Colleen Hatcher Anna Hatcher Jim & Jan Schwartz April Cooper Bozeman Spirits Distillery Cortney Bury George McClure Samantha Vetter Cynthia Strobel Samantha Vetter Margot Aserlind Anna Hatcher

Woodwinds

Dave & Rusty Swingle

Flute

Margo Janke Kerri Brown Dave & Rusty Swingle Sue Makeever George McClure Megan Makeever

Piccolo

Anne Marie & Jeff Reider

Oboe

Ken Decker Sandra Stimson Janet & Jeff Fox Grendel Burrell Beth Antonopulos

Clarinet

John Sacklin & Mary Hektner Greg Young Robert & Annette Carson Greg Young George McClure Greg Young

Bassoon

Woody Burt Members of the P.E.O. Chapter BW Paul Gates

French Horn Judy Worley Susan Hinkins & Richard Gillette Greg Notess Grendel Burrell Lily Hunter

Trombone

Bill Simkins & Erna Smeets Jeannie Little Stacy & Robert Jovick Andrew Scruggs Patricia Spurr Virginia Bratton

Tuba

Frisby Family Fun-dation Don Kronenburger

Percussion

Mike & Eve Art Stephen Versaevel Grendel Burrell Mark Brown

Tympani

Loren & Evelyn Acton Jeff Vick

Choir

Jon Harney, Choir Conductor Diana Blank

All Sections

Ralph & Gloria Zimmer Rich & Jill Brauss

Soprano

Ty & Deb Vankempen Rachel VankempenFryling Erin Pepus & Greg Pole Mike & Sharon Beehler

Trumpet

Bruce & Joan McNab Dan Wood Ralph & Gloria Zimmer Randy & Sally Sullivan Jerry Makeever George McClure Jerry Makeever

We make every effort to list all of our contributors accurately. If you find errors or omissions, please contact our office so we may correct mistakes in future programs. *Sponsorships reflect gifts from December 1, 2015 – November 22, 2016.


Jon Harney — Choir Conductor Jon Harney, associate professor of music, received his Bachelor of Music degree in music education from Luther College, Decorah, Iowa, where he studied under Weston Noble, and Masters and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees in vocal performance from the University of Minnesota where he studied with Clifton Ware. As a tenor soloist, he has sung more than twenty-five principal and supporting roles in opera, operetta, and major works with orchestra and chorus. While active with the University of Minnesota opera theater, he appeared as The Sailor in Dido and Aeneas, Fenton in Falstaff, Nemorino in The Elixir of Love, Ferrando in Cosi Fan tutte and Junki in the US premier of Rautavaara’s Aleksis Kivi. Other roles in the midwest included Dr. Caius in Falstaff and Basilio in Le Nozze di Figaro with the Pine Mountain Music Festival, Fenton in The Merry Wives of Windsor with the Dorian Opera Theatre and Frederick in a touring production of The Pirates of Penzance with the Madison-based Opera for the Young. He earned an honorable mention award in the 1998 Minnesota District Metropolitan Opera Auditions. Performances in Montana have included the roles of Edmondo in Manon Lescaut and Remendado in Carmen with the Intermountain Opera as well as Bach’s Magnificat and Handel’s Messiah with the Bozeman Symphony, Mozart’s Vespers with the Butte Symphony and Mozart’s Requiem with the Great Falls Symphony. Harney has served as chorus master for the Intermountain Opera since 2002, preparing the choruses for productions of L’elisir d’amore, Aida, Lucia di Lammermoor, Cavalleria Rusticana, I Pagliacci, The Pirates of Penzance, Manon Lescaut, The Magic Flute, Carmen, La Boheme and The Ballad of Baby Doe, II Trovatore, II Barbiere di Siviglia, Madama Butterfly, Roméo et Juliette, La Traviata, La Cenerentola, HMS Pinafore and Suor Angelica Prior to coming to MSU-Bozeman, Harney was on the voice faculty of Macalester College and directed high school choirs in the North St. Paul school district. In 2001, Dr. Harney joined the MSU-Bozeman music faculty where he teaches studio voice lessons, opera scenes class and directs the University Chorus. In 2002, he was selected as one of twelve voice teachers nationwide to participate in the National Association of Teachers of Singing Intern Program working under master teacher Elaine Bonazzi. He served as president of the Montana Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing from 2007-2009. In summer 2008, Harney was selected to sing in the Westminster Choir College Chamber Choir in residence in Florence, Italy, singing under the direction of Joe Miller and in July 2010 sang under the direction of Dale Warland as part of the Festival Chorale at the Minnesota Beethoven Festival. In 2011, Dr. Harney assumed the post of chorus director of the Bozeman Symphonic Choir. His singers have gone on to several graduate voice programs including the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, the Manhattan School of Music and the University of Oregon and have been involved in summer opera programs including Oberlin in Italy, the University of Miami Frost School of Music in Salzburg program and the Johanna Meier Opera Institute. Dr. Harney continues to be active as a vocal and choral adjudicator and master class clinician.


Don’t miss the next performance of the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra-

Saturday February 4, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, February 5, 2:30 p.m. Willson Auditorium

Saturday concert sponsored by Spectec/TIC, Walter & Regina Wunsch Sunday concert sponsored by Jon Chaney

Signs of Life II Russell Peck Serenade, No. 11, K. 375, E-flat major W. A. Mozart Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Furies Christoph Gluck Symphony No. 45, F-sharp minor (Farewell Symphony) F.J. Haydn

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(Due to the nature of this performance, please hold your applause until intermission and the end of the concert)

Joy to the World Orchestra

Handel arr. Carmen Dragon

Sonata No 1 in D minor “The Annunciation” from the Mystery (Rosary) Sonatas (1674) Carrie Krause, violin; Chandra Lind, cello H.I.F. Biber Trio of the Young Ishmalites from “The Childhood of Christ” Sue Makeever and Kerri Brown, flutes; Angela Espinosa, harp Hector Berlioz March from The Nutcracker Trombone Quartet: Jeannie Little, Eliese Besemer, Virginia Bratton, Andrew Scruggs Umoja, The First Day of Kwanzaa Sue Makeever, flute; Beth Antonopulos, oboe; Gregory Young, clarinet; Susan Wadsworth, bassoon; Greg Notess, French horn

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky arr. Craig Kaucher

Gloria in Excelsis from Gloria Orchestra and Choir

Antonio Vivaldi

Valerie Coleman

program information continued on next pages…

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, December 11, 2016, 2:30 p.m. Saturday Concert Sponsored by First Security Bank Sunday Concert Sponsored by ERA Landmark and Allegra Bozeman Please join Maestro Matthew Savery, Choir Director Jon Harney, and the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra and Choir Musicians following the concert: Saturday – Starky’s Authentic Americana, 24 N. Tracy Ave. Sunday – Emerson Cultural Center, Weaver Room, catered by Corner Bakery Café, 111 S Grand Ave Unauthorized use of cameras or recording devices during performances is strictly forbidden


Psallite Praetorius arr. Alan Leech Sue Makeever and Kerri Brown, flute; Sandra Stimson, oboe; Beth Antonopulos, English horn; Mary Ann Jacobson and Gregory Young, clarinet; Alan Leech and Susan Wadsworth, bassoon; Paul Gates, contrabassoon; Greg Notess and Lily Hunter, French horn Serenity (O Magnum Mysterium) Ola Gjeilo A Capella Choir: Jon Harney, conductor; Julia Cory Slovarp, cello Dance of the Reed Pipes from The Nutcracker Flute Quartet: Sue Makeever, Kerri Brown, Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Megan Makeever, Patricia Gates arr. James Christensen Trepak from The Nutcracker Orchestra

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

O Holy Night Mandy Bowker, mezzo-soprano; Christine Neumeier, piano

Adam/Dwight arr. Jay Althouse

A Yuletide Celebration arr. Nathan Daugherty Percussion Quintet: Mark Brown, Micah Jastram, Andrew Miller, Stephen Versaevel, Jeff Vick Silent Night Mohr/Gruber Soprano: Jenny Cade, Hallie Echols, Jessica Graf, arr. Rhonda Polay Maggie Hickman, Kimiko Wittkopp Alto: Laura Bennett, Mandy Bowker, Christine Neumeier, Nicole Rosenleaf Ritter Tenor: Jeff Abelin, Lucas Graf, Justin Williams, Jacob Wittkopp Bass: Justin Horak, Rick Ojala, Chip Ritter, John Zirkle Piano: Judith Diana Conductor: Nancy Ojala In the Pine Forest from The Nutcracker Orchestra Intermission

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Canzon Septimi Toni a 8 Giovanni Gabrieli French Horn: Greg Notess, Melissa Smith, Lily Hunter, Benjamin Refling Trumpet: Sarah Stoneback, Dan Wood, Jerry Makeever, Briana Gillet Trombone: Eliese Besemer, Virginia Bratton, Andrew Scruggs Tuba: Don Kronenberger Conductor: Jeannie Little


Spirits Rising Percussion Quartet: Mark Brown, Micah Jastram, Stephen Versaevel, Jeff Vick Shepherd’s Pipe Carol Orchestra and Choir

Matt Savage

John Rutter

Hallelujah Carrie Krause and Pico Alt, violin; Chandra Lind, cello

Leonard Cohen arr. Jesse McDonald

Joy to the World The Klezmonauts arr. Paul Libman Mary Ann Jacobson, clarinet; Bruce Kenney, bass clarinet; Dan Wood, trumpet; Andrew Scruggs, trombone; Jeff Vick, drum set; Mary Kamack Kothman, violin; Scott Stebbins, bass Bassoon It Will Be Christmas Orchestra with Bassoon Soloists: Alan Leech, Susan Wadsworth, Paul Gates

James M. Stephenson

All I Want For Christmas Is You Slate Hudson, tenor; Judith Diana, piano; Cortney Bury, bass; Stephen Versaevel, drum set; Jeff Vick, tambourine

Carey/Afanasieff

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Martin/Blane Trombone Quartet: Jeannie Little, Eliese Besemer, arr. Frank Comstock Virginia Bratton, Andrew Scruggs with Don Kronenberger, Tuba Gabriel’s Oboe A Capella Choir: Jon Harney, conductor; Julia Cory Slovarp, cello and Sandra Stimson, oboe

Ennio Morricone

Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24 Orchestra with Cortney Bury, electric guitar, Matthew Savery, drums Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah Orchestra and Choir

O’Neill/Kinkel arr. Bob Phillips

George Frideric Handel


The Bozeman Symphony Orchestra Musicians

Violin I

Carrie Krause, Concertmaster Mary Kamack Kothman ♫, Assistant Concertmaster Shannon Smith Pico Alt Sharon Eversman Alan Stelling Lucinda Morris Amy Leister Kira Engle Emily Paris-Martin Michael Mleko

Violin II

Cami Kohler, Principal Jill Roberts, Assistant Principal Athena Carson Rebekah Mohr Chelsey Padilla Cade Fiddaman Carina Gillet Jessica Kelly Spencer Doerksen

Viola

Amy Letson, Principal Bina Peters, Assistant Principal Patricia Gates Cindy Stone Madeleine Price Andrew Snider Caitlin Pafford

Cello

Chandra Lind, Principal Julia Cory Slovarp, Assistant Principal ♫ Lisa Woidtke Bärbel Pafford Morgan Araujo Kris Williams Cayley Hunt Tiffany Ocampo

Bass

Jon Ford, Principal ♫ Anna Hatcher Samantha Vetter Scott Stebbins Suzanne Ford Cortney Bury April Cooper

Trumpet

Sarah Stoneback, Principal ♫ Dan Wood Jerry Makeever Brianna Gillet

Trombone

Flute

Jeannie Little, Principal ♫ Virginia Bratton Andrew Scruggs

Piccolo

Don Kronenberger, Principal

Oboe

Angela Espinosa, Principal

Sue Makeever, Principal ♫ Kerri Brown Megan Makeever Sandra Stimson, Principal Beth Antonopulos ♫ Mackenzie Stone

Tuba

Harp

Piano

Laurel Yost, Principal ♫

English Horn

Tympani

Clarinet

Percussion

Beth Antonopulos ♫ Mary Ann Jacobson, Principal Gregory Young ♫

Bass Clarinet Bruce Kenney

Bassoon

Alan Leech, Principal Paul Gates Susan Wadsworth ♫

Contrabassoon Paul Gates

French Horn

Greg Notess, Principal Melissa Smith ♫ Lily Hunter Benjamin Refling

Jeff Vick, Principal ♫ Mark Brown Micah Jastram Andrew Miller Stephen Versaevel ♫ ♫ MSU School of Music faculty


The Bozeman Symphonic Choir, Jon Harney, Conductor Soprano Karen Abelin Stacy Montaigne AuCoin Sharon Beehler Jenny Cade Jennifer Cogley Valerie Cox Sheryl Dettmann Hallie Echols Kate Gardner Jessica Graf Sara Herdina Maggie Hickman Kristi King Katlin Marsh Carole McClean Julie Nygren Sandy Osborne Hannah Rostocki Kate Siberell Tamilla Simpson *Suzy VanderVos Kody Van Dyke Karla Vandersloot Rachel VanKempen–Fryling Suzanne Wilson Kimiko Wittkopp Alto Joy Ames Janice Benham Laura Bennett Mandy Bowker *Kathy Braun Jill Brauss Connie Chaussé Betsy Crabs Vicki DeBoer Diane Dwyer Chrissy Evans Michelina Kazeminejad Diane Knipfer Linda Larson Christa Merzdorf Nancy Murdock Christine Neumeier Nancy Ojala Cindy Pipinich Nicole Rosenleaf Ritter Kippy Sands Elly Schwarzkopf Ellen Stephenson Carolyn Swingle Kelsi Weaver-Martin Angela Zullo

Tenor *Jeff Abelin Eric Bartz Lucas Graf Christopher Gregory Slate Hudson Mark Juras Dan Krebill Justin Lee Brad Osen Pedro Angel Pinardo John W. Sheppard Matt S. Sonnichsen Issac Stafstrom Justin Williams Jacob Wittkopp Bass Doug Anderson Michael Beehler Richard Bennett Mike Boyer Daniel Chaussé Riley Evans John Hazen Justin Horak Paul Jalink Rich Kniffin Rick Ojala Matthew O’Sullivan Kurt Prond *Chip Ritter Matt Rognlie Jesse Sheppard Joseph Stefani David Summerfield John Zirkle *Denotes Section Leader

Choir Accompanist: Judith Diana


2016-2017 Symphony Volunteers

James Gugliemo & Keith Houdashelt, Head Ushers Jennifer Funk & Glennis Rogers, Concessions Treats for Tickets: Bozeman Homeschoolers, Emily Dickinson Elementary, and Morning Star Elementary Gary Bachman Roger & Noreen Breeding Andrea Buttercup Connie Cade Annette Carson John & Mary Ann Childs Sara Christensen Cindy Christin Carol Code Betsy Cordes Vida Coulter Bebe Crouse Colleen Curry Patricia DeWitt Iris & Eddie Driscoll Steve Durbin Stephany Flakker Mary Ellen Freeman Dave & Sandra Gaskin Pat & Paul Gates Mary Jo Gregory James Guglielmo Edy Harrington Bess Harris Grace Holiday Eileen Hosking Jill & Keith Houdashelt Laurie Jenkins Deb Katz Michelina Kazeminejad

Jessica & Madie Kelly Amy Kinman Teri Knutson Myra Lane Cheryl Larson Annika Lawrence Erick Lawrence Martin Lawrence Verena Lawrence Michele Letendre Debbie Livermore Myriah Marsh Charlie Martin Paul Martin & Vicki Ryan Steve Marty Marlene Mazuranich Carole McClean Doris McTigue Christa Merzdorf Alison Moor Robin Morris Sharon Morris Candace Moyer Connie Murray Christine Nilsson Rick & Nancy Ojala Patrick O’Neil Sammylu Parsons Eve Parry Ruth Perkins Neil Poulsen Pam Poulsen

Lynn Powers Suzanne Purtee Randy Quinn RoseAnn Revel Kassidy Rispens Gretchen Rupp Elaine Samuelson Alyce Schultz Elly Schwarzkopf Joanne Scrip Gonnie Siebel Teri Sinpoli Jennifer Slusser Shannon Smith Barbara Summers Rusty Swingle Kristina Urband Kathy VanDyke Karla Visser Carol Weaver RenĂŠe Westlake Suzanne Winchester


Tuning into the Orchestra: Sandy Osborne, Soprano

Soprano Sandy Osborne started singing choral music in the 5th grade when a friend asked her to come sing with the Episcopal Church Choir. She has never really left choral singing and has continued to sing in school, college and community choirs. She has been with the Bozeman Symphonic Choir for close to 20 years. She has found choral singing to be a family that builds community with one another. Fellow choir members support each another through ups and downs and more. Sandy works as a professor at Montana State University in Human Development and Family Science and part-time as a Chaplain at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital.

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2016 - 2017 Season Donors

Conductor’s Circle ($25,000 & up) Karen Gilhousen, the Gilhousen Family Foundation

Thomas J. Scanlin Spectec/TIC, Walter & Regina Wunsch

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Donald Gimbel Mrs. Robert W. Martin Jr. Lynn & Chip Rinehart Stephen Schachman

Guarantor ($2,000 to $4,999) Mike & Eve Art Richard & Carol Belgrad Thomas & Dale Bray Jon Chaney Judy & David M. Cook Montana Arts Council Bozeman Gallatin Empire Lions Club Brenda & Swep Davis Robyn & Orville Erlenbush First Security Bank Jerome & Barbara Glickman Montana Association of String Orchestras

Michael & Cyndi Huempfner Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Kelly & Shirley King, Mountain Hot Tub Sal & Carol Lalani Rob & Lynn Maher Dori McTigue William & Carol Mealer Don & Marilyn Murdock Denis & Barbara Prager David & Kippy Sands Jim & Bea Taylor

Sustainer ($1,000 to $1,999) Bobb Beehler Tom Bergsland Montana Community Foundation Bruce & Christie Copeland Richard & Anna Damon Pat & Susan Ellis Virginia Gauss Lucian Hand Dennis & Katherine Hoffman Carolyn & Dan Hopper John & Donna Hunt Rick Sanders & Janice Hand John Jr. & Kiku Hanes Don Isler & Sharon Tudor-Isler Al & Ellen Jesaitis Mick & Holly Lifson

Michael Mahler,

in loving memory of Ellie Mahler

George McClure Heidi McLoughlin Iris M. L. Model Mike & Marsha Montgomery Bruce & Audrey Mueller Brad & Pauline Nussbaum Ben & Barbara Phinney Trish & Tim Preheim Reverend Leo Proxell Reed Family Foundation Lloyd & Joanne Reynolds Charles & Katherine Rinker Reed Family Foundation Tom Ross Cliff & Laura Schutter Michael Sedlak

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Contributor ($500 to $999) Margot Aserlind Les & Susan AuCoin Dr. Roger & Lynne Barnes Janel Carino & Richard Wolff Huguette Coghlan Bozeman Area Community Foundation Kenneth & Mary Danhof Josh & Sally Dickinson Martha Drury Susan Eckert Pat & Paul Gates Joyce Grande Audrey Jean Haight Hammond Music Service, Gary & Ann Hammond Mr. & Mrs. Hayward Patrick & Dr. Carol Hemingway

John & Berkley Hudson Adelia Stewart & Hunter DeVault Wynn & Minette Jessup Donald Leal John & Susan Leddick Mike & Rhoda McCormick James & Bernie Mitchell Edward Mullaney Ping & Marcia Oliver Tarlow & Stonecipher, PLLC Katharine Norem John & Karen Savage Bill Simkins & Erna Smeets Tom Stonecipher Ken & Judy Weaver James & Cathy White Ralph & Gloria Zimmer

Patron ($250 to $499) Anthony & Melissa Barton Tony & Martha Biel Charles O. & Sally Broughton Grendell Burrell Maggie Clark Dr. Kenneth May & Angela Chenier Tyler & Sarah Dann Ken Decker C. Brooke & Cornelia Dormire Carol Elliot Sharon Eversman

Rita Fish Monica Guenther & Terry Anderson Stephen & Amanda Cate Guggenheim John Sacklin & Mary Hektner Ron & Patty Hinds Jane & John Hodges Beth Kaeding Don & Jane Kauffman John Mitchell & Marylin Ryley-Mitchell Richard & Valerie Monroe

John & Wenda Morrone Dean & Franki Parson Victoria Ryan & Paul Martin, in memory of Jean Martin David & Deborah Peters Barry & Helen Remely Richard Sanders Raymond Stinnett Dave & Carolyn Swingle Julie Walters Members of P.E.O. Chapter BW

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Supporter ($100 to $249) Loren & Evelyn Acton Ami Adams Stephanie Alexander Doug & Jeanie Badenoch David & Teri Ball Stormy Barton Stephen & Linda Black Gwen & Stephen Boone Bozeman Spirits Distillery Barbara Brown Gary & Ingrid Buehler Michael Boyer & Colleen Cleary-Boyer Woody Burt Robert & Annette Carson Howard Bethel & Joan Coffin Cathy Costakis Helena Crawford Emily Deluca Sheryl Dettman Marge Dogterom, in honor of Patricia Langhor Pat & Robert Donovan Catherine Dowdell Matt & Kelley Dowdell Ruth & Russ Dunn Paul & Lynne Elder Sherry Entwistle Nancy & Randy Equall Jim & Janet Fox Elizabeth Frisque Robert Hall Alison Harmon Kerry & Colleen Hatcher Richard Gillette & Susan Hinkins Mitch & Jan Hobish Kathleen Hoffman Galen & Merna Holstad Ink Outside the Box Margo Janke Susan Johnston

Stacy Jovick “i� & Beau Kitahara Jack & Barbara Kligerman Keith & Mary Kothman Paul Lachapelle Alan & Karen Leech Maurice Legardeur John & Bunny Leister Everett & Mary Lensick Leon Liebman H.E. Lindblom-Cole Sunriser Lions Club Randy Elliott & Beth MacConnell Whitney McDowell Connie & Hugh McFadden Joan & Bruce Mcnab Larry & Rita Merkel Richard & Valerie Monroe Joseph Oblinger Rick & Nancy Ojala Charles Paris Erin G. Pepus Pfizer Foundation Dick & Mary Pohl Charles & Maureen Poremba Dennis & Marilyn Raffensperger Lynda & Richard Reiley Margie Reeves Anne Marie & Jeff Reider Dan & Toby Rieder Wayne & Norma Roberts Mark Rosolowsky Anna Lee Roush Jeffrey & June Safford Richard Schwaller Jim & Jan Schwartz Alexander Shaffer Joyce Shepard Georgia Simkins Karen Smalley

Patricia Spurr David Stanley Cynthia Strobel Randy & Sally Sullivan Denice Swanke Emerson Charitable Trust Skip Tubbs Deborah Vankempen Julie Videon Leonard Wachs Gail Weingart Thomas & Marilyn Wessel Charles White William Wilson Celia Wood Ed & Susan Woods Judy Worley Richard & Janet Young Jeffrey & Lauran Yates Thyrza Zabriskie Michael & Bonnie Zell Caroline Zimmerman

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Donor ($50 to $99) Walter Ainsworth Carolyn Albrecht Michael & Pam Alvord Diane Badenhop Rebecca Bandstra Rich & Jill Brauss Bruce Brown Robert Carson Donald Cholcher Susan Debree Cindy Dimarco Diane Donnelly Bob & Jane Hawks Margaret Heath Yves Idzerda John & Joyce Kamp

Walter Kobin Judy Kuhl John Landerdahl Linda Mardock Jugita Meiliute Mary Ann Nielsen Mary Jo Orourke Bernie & Pat Oglietti Kenneth & Linda Pierce Russ & Susan Nelson Aleksander & Kaire Rebane Jerry & Theresa Schuster Edward Sheehan Richard & Melanie Sabo Julia Shaida Sarah Skofield

Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply Dick & Jennifer Smith Hal Stanley Tracy Starkey William Stratton Sally Taylor Mary Vant Hull Doris Ward Carl Wathne Mary Weamer Aaron Wernham Wendy Wilson Deborah Willits Carol Zahn

Friend (up to $49) Terri Alexander James Allard Matthew Anderson Janet Beekman Dr. Lee Blackwood Ann Blake Linda Blank Loretta Bober Mayu & Steven Braun Sharon Brodie Mark Buckingham Harold Bullis Kathleen Chafey Mike & Vonnie Cole James Cook Tom & Nancy Danaher Nicholas Davis Judy Diana Rudolph & Carol Dietrich Richard & Priscilla Dysart Cheryl Eckl Lynne Elder Sally Fishmann Christine Foreman Wade Fox Rosemary Freemyer Foundant Technologies Tim Gauthier Jane Geissler Daniel Harmon Duncan Hauck Jace Haynes

John Heidke & Barbara Hays Anna K. Holstrom Kathleen Holte Joan Horan Patricia Ingraham M. Irvine Cathy Jordan James Jorgensen Johsua Key Margaret Kobin Judith Kohring Anja Kunze Darius Larsen Jean Liang Bruce Linderman Karen Lor Kathryn Marker Judy Marr John Martin Susan Mavor Marlene Mazuranich Vladka McCalley Nancy McMorrow Colleen Messina Davi Mills Christine Montano Ryan Morgan Duane & Angela Morris Beverly Murphy Vanessa Murray Arne & Vicki Mysse Clint & Ann Nagel

Cameron Pantano Barb French & Gary Parker Ca Campbell Pearson Ronald Peterson Shaun Phoenix Cynthia Pipinich Adam Porter Steven Potratz Jeannette Radcliffe Ann Restvedt Joanne Riccelli, in memory of Jean Martin Lawrence & Linda Robin Branden Santos Elly Schwarzkopf Megan Shaw William Shields Elsa Smith Matt Stash Lisa Stoeffler Margaret Thorning Kody Van Dyke Agnes Van Meter Drewry Westerman Priscilla Westesen Margaret Wherry Linda Wilmoth Melissa Wolfson

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