Board of Directors 2018-2019

Executive Committee

Paul Finizio President

James Brooks-Bruzzese Chair, Artistic Advisory Committee

Renee LaBonte V.P., Executive Director

Chris Salamone Co-Chair Finance Committee

Sergio Salani Co-Chair Finance Committee

Robert Roselli Vice President

Victoria Jolson V.P. Community Development

Sherrill Capi Secretary

Marion Kaufmann Recording Secretary

David Voneida Treasurer

Melanie Popper President, Symphony Society

Rose Miniaci Honorary Member 


Anna Tranakas Executive Committee 

Betty T. Schultze Executive Committee

Johanne Marcoux Executive Committee

Jan Amis Jessup Executive Committee
(In Memoriam)
Founding Society President

John Karr Executive Committee

Kurt Litzenberger Executive Committee

Karla Nelson Thatcher Executive Committee

Madelyn Savarick Executive Committee

Megan MacGowan Executive Committee

Patrick Mascola Executive Committee

Steven Casper Executive Committee

Dr. Stephen Jacobs Executive Committee

Vincent Carfora Executive Committee

Advisory Board

Lisa Scott-Founds
Belinda Keiser
William Stanton
Paul Sallarullo


Artistic Advisory Board

Jean-Claude Gaugy International Artist
Joaquin Achucarro International Pianist
Vovka Ashkenazy International Pianist
Kay Ballard Actress/comedienne
Judith Blegen Soprano, Metropolitan Opera
Dominic Cossa Baritone, Metropolitan Opera
Glenn Dicterow Concertmaster, N. Y. Philharmonic
Maxim Gershunoff Artist Manager
Sidney Harth International Violinist
Lorin Hollander International Pianist
Grant Johanassen International Pianist
Michael Ponti International Pianist
Jorge Luis Prats International Pianist
Thomas Tirino International Pianist
Lorenzo Turchi-Floris International Pianist
Peter Zazofsky International Violinist



Administrative Assistance

Renee LaBonte V.P. Executive Director
Sandy  Riblett Director of Operations
Javier Herrera Recording Engineer
Wade Caldwell Photographer
David C. Dunlap Graphic Design
William & Edwin Neckman Website Design
Vanessa Padilla
Director of Marketing
Marion Kaufmann Patron Services
Judy Marini Event Coordinator
Lee Washington Volunteer


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