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Your gift will help ESYO to continue providing unparalleled musical experiences for the youth in our region. Donations from individuals, corporations, and foundations cover about 60% of ESYO’s operating budget; the balance is covered by tuition and concert ticket sales. This model keeps ESYO accessible to many more eligible young musicians by keeping tuition as affordable as possible.

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Scholarships

Scholarships

ESYO awards more than $30,000 in financial assistance each season, providing support for tuition, private lessons, instrument subsidies and Tours. If you are interested in establishing a scholarship to ensure all children can pursue musical excellence regardless of income, please contact Rebecca Calos at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to learn more.

  • $30k to support annual financial aid awards
  • $25k to establish a Scholarship Fund in perpetuity, providing $1,000 in financial aid each season
  • $5k to provide one musician with a Tour scholarship
  • $2k to provide subsidized private lessons for one musician for one season
  • Scholarships

    ESYO awards more than $30,000 in financial assistance each season, providing support for tuition, private lessons, instrument subsidies and Tours. If you are interested in establishing a scholarship to ensure all children can pursue musical excellence regardless of income, please contact Rebecca Calos at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to learn more.

    • $30k to support annual financial aid awards
    • $25k to establish a Scholarship Fund in perpetuity, providing $1,000 in financial aid each season
    • $5k to provide one musician with a Tour scholarship
    • $2k to provide subsidized private lessons for one musician for one season

Enrichment

Enrichment

The ESYO Experience is far more than weekly rehearsals and performances. We know that a young musician’s pursuit of excellence needs to be enhanced by a variety of enriching opportunities such as Festivals, Tours, Master Classes, Artistic collaborations and Residencies.

  • $20k to support a Residency with a Guest Artist
  • $10k to support a Festival, such as a Festival of Strings, or a Day of Percussion
  • $5k to support a Master Class or Workshop
  • $5k to provide one musician with a Tour experience
  • Enrichment

    The ESYO Experience is far more than weekly rehearsals and performances. We know that a young musician’s pursuit of excellence needs to be enhanced by a variety of enriching opportunities such as Festivals, Tours, Master Classes, Artistic collaborations and Residencies.

    • $20k to support a Residency with a Guest Artist
    • $10k to support a Festival, such as a Festival of Strings, or a Day of Percussion
    • $5k to support a Master Class or Workshop
    • $5k to provide one musician with a Tour experience

Instruments

Instruments

While the majority of our musicians purchase their own instruments, ESYO provides subsidies for students who cannot otherwise afford to secure them. ESYO also invests in percussion equipment and repairs as well as certain orchestral instruments such as the E-flat clarinet and English Horn.

  • $16k buys a 5-Octave Marimba
  • $8k buys an English Horn
  • $5k-$1k buys a musician a student-quality instrument
  • $1k supports annual percussion repairs and replacements
  • Instruments

    While the majority of our musicians purchase their own instruments, ESYO provides subsidies for students who cannot otherwise afford to secure them. ESYO also invests in percussion equipment and repairs as well as certain orchestral instruments such as the E-flat clarinet and English Horn.

    • $16k buys a 5-Octave Marimba
    • $8k buys an English Horn
    • $5k-$1k buys a musician a student-quality instrument
    • $1k supports annual percussion repairs and replacements

Performances

Performances

ESYO musicians have the opportunity to perform at a variety of acoustic gems including Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Arthur Zankel Music Center, Carnegie Hall and the Massry Center for the Arts. ESYO also invests each season in bringing new music to life through commissioning and composer-in-residency projects. Every few years, ESYO participates in an International Tour, performing at outstanding venues across the globe.

  • $30k Concert at Carnegie Hall
  • $15k Commission & Composer-in-Residency Project
  • $10k Concert in a Regional Hall
  • $5k per Student Tour cost
  • Performances

    ESYO musicians have the opportunity to perform at a variety of acoustic gems including Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Arthur Zankel Music Center, Carnegie Hall and the Massry Center for the Arts. ESYO also invests each season in bringing new music to life through commissioning and composer-in-residency projects. Every few years, ESYO participates in an International Tour, performing at outstanding venues across the globe.

    • $30k Concert at Carnegie Hall
    • $15k Commission & Composer-in-Residency Project
    • $10k Concert in a Regional Hall
    • $5k per Student Tour cost

ESYO gratefully acknowledges the contributions of our generous supporters. The list represents gifts and pledges received January 1, 2017 to April 15, 2018. We apologize for any errors or omissions and would be most grateful if they could be brought to our attention. 

Transforming

VIRTUOSO CIRCLE ($20,000 and up)
Ted & Mary Chang
Roger & Sherley Hannay
Drs. Michael Kolodziej & Regina Resta

MAESTRO CIRCLE ($10,000-$19,999)
Ms. Marlene Brody
Susan & William Dake
Stefon & Shane Harris

Enriching

BRAVO CIRCLE 
($5,000-$9,999)
Kevin & Pat O’Bryan
Kevin M. Shanley, Ph.D

FANFARE CIRCLE 
($1,000-$4,999)
Anonymous (2)
Daniele L. Adkins
Robert Aronstein 
Phoebe & Matthew Bender IV
Kurt Bratten 
Joan & David S. Brown
Nancy Burton & Peter Leue
Heather Chan 
Cheng-Yang Chang
Robert & Mary Chase
Mary & Paul Clyne
Ron & Laurie Devernoe
Anne-Marie Gorman Doyle & Patrick Doyle
Susanne Erb & Andrew Bowd
Werner Feibes 
James Fossett 
Jane & Neil Golub
David & Patricia Gosda
Michelle & John Haller 
John & Harriet Hart
Hyun Seog Kim & Sung Min Lee 
Young Kim & Dr. Chang Ryu 
Abbe & Steven Kovacik
Suzanne & Paul B. Kreienberg 
Kathryn & Clue Lake 
Yong Liang & Yali Su 
Mark & Terri Little 
Sophie Moss
Shrilata & Shridhar Nath 
Scott Provancher 
Dr. Daniel Pyo & Mrs. Helen Cha-Pyo 
Chuck & Sue Shank
Donna & Charles Slavik
Drs. John & Karen Spinelli
Liza Todd-Tivey 
John & Judy Van Voris
George A. Vorsheim, Jr. 
William Walker 
Russell & Marjorie Ward
Tom & Eve Wegener+ 
Lei Wen & Peipei Zhou 
Tracy Young & Philippe Content 
Daniel Zanella 

 

Sustaining

CONCERTMASTER CIRCLE
($500-$999)
Anonymous 
Rajesh & Nita Ahuja
Eric D. Andersen
David & Reneé Beck
Carol Borthwick
Kevin Bouquot
Susan & Chuck Brome
Robert Brown
Charlotte & Charles Buchanan
Drs. Daniel Chernoff & Lorraine Skibo
Jean & Donald Chillrud
Patricia Conway & John Burczak 
Natalie & John Criscione
Chancy D’Arcangelis
Christina & Alex Dell
Thomas & Alison Enokian
Matie Flowers & Joseph Visalli
Helen Ghiradella
Joanne & Jeffrey T. Gleba
Gareth Griffiths
Timothy Han & Chiali Lin
James Hicks & Noelle Stevens
Ken Larsen & Leslie Thiele
Franz Litz
Rick & Patricia Manocchi
Louise Marshall
Elizabeth Moll
Jonathan & Sarah Murphy
Duncan Patton
Don & Lois Porter
Anne & Walt Robb
Dan & Meris Ruzow
Charles & Liz Seeley
Cynthia & Herbert Shultz
Harry & Carolyn Slatch
Kevin & Faith Smith
Richard Stark & Qin Chen
Junnong Tang
Sarah Tichonuk
Juchien Tso & Jie Liu
Joseph & Elizabeth Vinciquerra
Kathryn J. Zox

PRELUDE
($100-$499)
Anonymous
Royce Abel
Drs. Samuel Adler & Emily Freeman Brown
Kathleen & Richard Ahl
William & Barbara Ahl
Dr. Stephen Ainlay & Mrs. Judith Gardner Ainlay
Karen & Steve Amedio
George & Mary-Anne Amedore
Michelle Ames
Bill & Colleen Anders
Raymond & Laurel Andrews
John & Beth Antonio+ 
Ian Antonio
Gail Apfel
Helen S. Articolo
David Asch & Julieann Van Nest
Eunkyung Bae & Soo Doo Chae
Tif & Andrea Bailey
James Baker
Syauchen & Theodore Baker
Alan & Lois Bare
Dr. David Barnert & Julie Raskin
Laura & Robert Barron 
William & Julie Bauer
Paul & Tania Becker
Sunitha & Peter Bellino
Maureen & Victor Bernstein
Wendy & Clayton L. Besch III 
Vaishali Bhattacharyya
L. Ann Bish & Analine Hicks
Liz Bishop
Holly & Michael Blau 
Alyssa & Michael Blostein
Richard & Cathleen Bobrick
Joseph Bonville 
Denise & Richard Borden
Aaron Borkowski
Peter & Rachel Bornn
Bernice Bornt Ledeboer
Bernard & Margaret Bourdeau
Arnold & Sophia Braga
Kathleen Bragle 
Tom & Joan Brooks
Jean Brown
Paul & Bonnie Bruno
Bruce & Crescentia Brynolfson
Selaka Bulumulla & Vajeera Dorabawila
Philip & Tara Burtt
Kendra & Tim Bushart
Giancomo Calabria
Anthony Cannone
Christian Carbone
Allen & Victoria Carl 
Robert & Karin Carreau
Philip & Bianca Carter
Sarah Cavanaugh
Cinzia Cera & Michael Fasullo
George & Vanessa Chase
Chih-Hui Chen & Ing-Nang Wang
Rina Chen
Wen Hua (Gordon) Cheng & Chiu Ling (Allison)
Hye-Kyeong Cho & Jaeouk Choo
Kenneth & Joyce Choi
Joyce Serbalik Choi, Esq.
Hyuncher & Susan Chong
James & Christine Chung+ 
Corrine A.Cioffi
Dorothy Clemente
Stephanie & Daniel Cohen
Dominic Colafati & Anne Erling
J. Adam & Crystal Cole
Thomas & Penelope Connolly
Mr. & Mrs. Terence Coughlin, Sr.
Nathan & Jennifer Courtney
Michael & Diane Cowles

JoAnn Crinieri

Guy Criscione

Nancy & Paul Cuddihy

Caroline D’Ambro

Christy D’Ambrosio &   

   Raymond Newkirk

Christine Dalapas

Grace Davitt

Michael & Ann Dawdy

Kelli & Guy DeLeonardo

Donald & Patricia DeLude

Scott & Gabrielle
   DeMarco

Kathleen DeWan

Ellen & Walter Dick

Drs. Concetta DiRusso & 

   Paul Black

Karin Donhowe

Paul & Farah Douglas

Stephen Duda &
   Jane Krate-Duda

Michael & Elizabeth Dunn

Sandra & Thomas Dunn 

Jeffrey & Mary-Durgee

Tomas & Karen Dvorak 

Kenneth & Loreta Ebert 

Lolly & Eric Efthimiou

Bill & Margie Egan

Kathleen Ehlinger 

Joan & Carl Ekengren 

Lynell & Eric Engelmer

Ernest Enzien & Kirsten 

   Jacobson

Brian Epping & Michelle   

   Milot

Tony Esposito 

Paul Evoskevich

Corrine Falope 

Eric Bryson & Gina 

   Falzarano

Michael & Marie Fariello

Joann & Dr. Richard

   Farrell 

Jason Feingold & Wendy   

   Sternberg

Keith & Linda Fieldhouse

Sean & Ellen Fitzgerald

John & Belinda 

   Fitzgerald

Marcia Flansburg

Martha & James 

   Fleming

Sarah & Mark Foster

Shari Fox

James & Deborah Freis

Howard Fromer

Jacob Fromer

Judy Fuschino

Philip Gallagher

Bernadette & Anthony    

   Giardina

Daniel & Marie Ginter

Mark & Mary Giordano

Gerald & Jennifer Glynn

Jordan Gobrecht

Matthew Gold

Merle Gold

Lynne & Dennis Gort

Joan & George Goul

Cliff Goyette

Maurilio Gregori & 

   Elizabeth Asadourian

David Chiang & 

   Marina Grinspan

Dan & Mery Gross

Jacqueline Guidarelli-Wu 

   & Ping Wu

Tao Guo & Yuan Zeng

Julia & Steven Handy

Brian & Sonia Haney

Chris & Cay Hanley

Drs. Robert-& 

   Yvonne Hansbrough

Beverly A. Harrington

Stephanie Harrington

Drs. Joyce Bitran 

   & Aaron-Harrison 

Jim & Pam Held

Walter& Barbara Herrod

Christopher Higgins

Bertha & Alphonso Hilton

Marguerite Horn

Christian Hummel

Carolee & Joseph

   Jasiewicz

Jie-Jiang & Zhengyu    

   Pang

Karen B. Johnson

Hugh A. Johnson

Tony Joung & 

   Antonia Lee

Mark & Jessica Kaercher

Katherine & Michael 

   Keefe

Judith & Paul Kehoe

Dale & Lucinda Kelley

Yamini & Mukesh Khare

Julia & Gordon Kilby

Hyungwoo Kim & 

   Jong (Rachel) Ryu

Eugene & Sarah Kim

Eun-Ha Kim & Joong Shin

Nam Sung Kim & 

   Sun Ai An

Woosik Kim & 

   Minyoung Cho

Daniel Kinley

Margaret & Brian Kinney

Jeffrey & Rebecca 

   Klamka

Amy Kloss

Daniel Knox & 

   Kristina Striegnitz

Michael J. Koski

Robert & Nancy 

   Kossowsky

Jill & Ted Kostyniak

Stephen A. Kostyniak

Eileen & Michael Kurtz

Dean LaForest

Ernest & Evelyn Lail 

Thomas Lail & 

   Tara Fracalossi+ 

Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Landess

Mark & Amy Langevin

Barbara L. Lapidus

Sue & Mike Lascoe

Lori & Peter Lauricella

Richard Lauricella

John H. & Patricia C.   

   Lavelle

Linda LeBlanc

Bill & Tami Lecuyer

Min Ho Lee-& 

   Jeong Won Hwang

Steven Levy

Su-Jane Lin & 

   Ching-Jen Tang

Chengmin Lo & 

   Lifang Shih

Douglas Lodge

Victor & Karen Lou

Sally J. Lovering & 

   David A. Schaeffer

Robert & Mary Luidens

Wei Ma & Ping Hou

Laura Mangione

Ron Manocchi

Dr. Edward S. Marschilok

Dianne & James Mathis

Charles & Debra 

   McCambridge

Thomas & Mary McCann

Ronald McClamrock & 

   Theresa Zubretsky

Linda McClusky

Jennifer McCormick

Gaelen McCormick

Catharine McHugh

Aimee & Robert 

   McMaster

Joanne Criscione-McTague

Norma Meacham

Robert& Nancy-Meyer

Patty Michaelson & 

   Walt Klisiwecz

Joyce Michaelson 

Tomi & Enkela Mile

Dr. Alan D. Miller

Tommy Kelly & 

   Sarah Miller 

Angel Millora 

Carolyn Miner 

Philippe & Blandine

   Minghetti+ 

Linda M. Monkell

Amie Moon & 

   Chulsung Bae

Mary Moran & 

   Thomas Benoit

Marcia & Robert Moss

Mar & Jing Mowry

Peter & Kimberley 

   Namkoong

Kimberly & Ronald   

   Nemeth

Hugh & Vaughn Nevin

Kyle & Teresa A.Newcomb

Joan & Graeme Newman

Son Nguyen & Huyen Tran

Drs. Susan Niefield & 

   Karl Zimmermann

Jina Nocera

John & Amy-Novak

Nancy O’Pezio

Casey Oelkers

Chet & Karen Opalka

Lori & Dale-Ophardt

David & Marie

   Oppedisano

Andrea Oser & 

   David Alan Miller

Mahadeb Pai

Janet Palombo

Joyce & William Panitch

Rachel Panitch& 

   Richard Packhem 

Anne & Albert Paolano

June & Ho-Park

Jagat & Jigisha Patel

Mitchell & Susan 

   Paurowski

James Peltz & 

   Ruth Smalley

Hope Perlman & 

   Colum Amory

Rita Pickett & 

   Leonard J. Van Ryn

Marie Pietzykowski

Paul & Carol Piotrowski

Josephine & Ronald

   Piracci

Vince & Allison Piracci

William Plunkett & 

   Claudia Zapata

Regina Z. Pollack

Robin Love Pollitzer & 

   David Pollitzer

Andrew & Emily Pollock

Juanita & Gary Puchkoff

David Quist & 

   Britany Orlebeke

Amy Raimo

Sandrina & Michael Range 

Thomas & Evelyn Read

Thomas F. Read 

Danielle & John Regan

Xiaobo Ren & Qiang Xu

Ellie & Kevin Rice

David & Christa Rittner 

Monica Wilson-Roach 

   & Michael Roach

Darrel & Yoshie Roane 

Ryoko Roane

Ken & Clarinda Robin

Frank & Stephanie Rollo

Hugh Rosenbaum

Drs.Jeffrey & Karen Ross

Eleanor & Eugene 

   Rowland

Christine & Thomas

   Rudolph 

Barbara Ruggirello

Patricia Rupprecht

Anshuman Sahoo

George Sakoulas 

Edward Salsberg

Martha J.Schaefer-Hayes

Margaret Schalit

Drs. Victor Schingo &   

   Heejoo Cheon Schingo

Natalya Scimeca & 

   Philip Wright

Julie & William Shapiro 

Paula & George Shaw

Jian Shen & Wencui Zhao

Haifeng Sheng

John Sheppard

Julie Signitzer+ 

Elizabeth Silver

William & Elizabeth

   Simcoe

Chanderdeep & Katherine 

   Singh

Katie Lempert Sklar

Ann Smalley

Natalia Smelova

Bradley & Susan Smi

Linda & Wesley Smith

Helen & Robert Smith

Dr. Margaret Craven

   Snowden

Jaewoong Sohn & 

   Yoohee Kim

Shenbagam & Suguna

   Srinivasan

Srinivas & Padma Sripada

Jim & Clea Stagnitti

Warren Stein

Randy & Trish-Stewart

Lucinda Strasenburgh

Emily Sturman

Sean Su & Tracy Lin

Clarence Sundram & 

   Theresa Rodrigues+ 

Haixin-Sui & 

   Chunying Yang

Min Gyu Sung & 

   Sojung Lee

Pamela & Edwin Taft

Jim & Renny Tallman

Peijia Tan & Kehe Zhu

Nicholas Tariello

Patricia Tariello 

Kok Hin Teo & 

   Ling Wen Wang

Harriet Thomas

Faith Tingley

David & Sara Torrey

Joyce & Mel Toub

Monica Trabold & 

   Gregory Miner

Peter & Mary Trivilino

Beatrice Tsao

Nara Tucker

Barbara & Anthony Turi

May Van Norman

Lyle Van Vranken

Deepak Vashishth & 

   Valérie Vasselon

Charles & Sylvia Vatalaro

Patti & Salvatore Vitale

Carol Waag & Jay Swift

George & Anne Wagner

Matthew Wall & 

   Mika Hoffman

Bill & Barbara Wallace

Yu Wang & Fang Dong
Wei Long Wang & 

   Pei Chun Tsai

Angela Wang

Matthew Ward

Chris & Teresa

   Waskiewicz

Stacie & William Waters

Kenneth Watson & 

   Jenean Taranto

Allan Weatherwax & 

   Catherine Ushchak

Fuzhong Wei & 

   Zheng Tang

Dan & Shulun Weinheimer

Jack & Rosalie

   Weinheimer

Todd Wetzel

Margery & Michael

   Whiteman

John & Kathy Wiliams

Omar Williams

Jennifer & Jessy Wilson

Jay & Terry Wise

Katherine & Joachim

   Wolfram

Ann & Fred Wolpert

Bonnie & Rory Wood

Douglas Wood

Qiang Wu & Li Zheng

Jiabin Xie-& Meijuan Liu

Yiheng Xu & Ling Yin

Lucie Xu

Frederic & Kathy Young

Ellen Yu

Jian Yu

Michael & Kathy Zdeb

Li Zhang & Claire Liu 

Chongguang & Yin Zhang

Drs. Xinjun Zhu & 

   Yunfei Huang

Jinghua Zhu & Qishan Lin

FRIENDS (Up to $99)

Anonymous

Viola Abbitt 

Laura Abbott 

Ryan Abel 

Mr. & Mrs. Richard Abel 

Joseph Acevedo 

Joan & Mel Adams 

Mary Ann Adams 

Jean Adams 

Deborah Agresta 

Caroline and Dave Ahl 

Cheryl & Steven Ainspan 

Hirokazu & Fumi Aizawa 

Craig & Gail Aldous 

Sarah Almstrand 

Peter & Constance 

   Amedore 

Judith Amory 

Helene Annas 

Mary Applegate 

Beth Arthur 

Anna Atkinson 

Satoshi & Emiko Atsuchi 

Rachael & Michael Austin 

Lisa Bagdan 

Karen Bain 

Mark Baker 

Gary & Deborah Ballard 

Timothy Cox & 

   Rebecca Balzac 

Ruth Barnes 

Elizabeth Bartlett & 

   Greg Labarge 

Roberta & Jack Bastow 

Casey Battles 

Dan & Tracy Battles 

Laura & Steven Bay 

Patrick & Christina 

   Beauregard 

Jill Becker 

Lynn & Robert Beckmann 

Jessica Belflower 

Maria Bellini 

Kristen Bellini 

Grammy & Poppy Bellini 

Cynthia Belmore 

Michael Benedict 

Rabbi Bernard & 

   Bailey Bloom 

Christine Bernard 

Lori MacPherson Bernhaut  

Mary & Daniel Berry 

Monica & Ian Berry 

Fiona Berry 

Rosemary Bishop 

Michelle Bitran 

Sarah Bitran 

Deborah Bitran 

Jason Blasco 

Karen Bliss 

Robert Bour & 

   Alison Jacob-Bour 

Nancy & Scott Boyce 

John Brennan 

Brian & Jennifer Breslin 

David & Vicki Brignati 

Andrew & Denise Brocci 

Dorothy Brooks 

Debora Brown-Johnson 

Drs. Daniel & Suzanne 

   Brunelle 

Mary E Bryk & 

   John Mueller 

Andrew & Kristen Bryk 

Jackie Budka 

Kathleen Burgin 

Michael & Elizabeth 

   Burke 

Desiree Burke 

MaryAnne Bush 

Lou & Allison Bush 

Virginia Bushart 

Lauren Buttimer 

Thomas & Serah Byrne 

Anna & Joe Calabria 

Claudia & Ignatius 

   Calabria 

Anthony Calabria 

Randall Calistri-Yeh 

Emily Campito 

Rachel Cantzler 

Donna Carlson 

Theresa Casal 

J. Dennis Casey 

Sheryl Centanni 

Bruce & Kim Cha 

Kevin Chang 

John Chaplin & 

   Jill Adams 

Colleen & Benjamin 

   Chase 

Caiyun & Zewu Chen 

Yunqing Chen & Yi Zhang 

Teresa Cheon-Hsu 

Elizabeth Chinery 

Paul Chizek 

Erika Choi 

Sharon & Richard Chu 

Joe Chuang 

Frank Ciarlo 

Erin Cioffi 

William Civale 

Gail & Irish Clark-Savage 

Pamela Clarke 

Betty & Michael Close 

Sue & Arnold Cohen 

Kate Cohen 

Alan & Wenli Collison 

K. Comanzo 

Anneliese Conley 

Debbie Conti 

Andrew Cook 

John Cook 

John D. & Ruth B. 

   Corcoran 

Terry & Thea Coughlin 

Melissa Coughlin 

Ms. Paulyn Cox 

Kevin & Roseanne Craig 

Meredith Craig 

Karim Cruz-Neal 

William & Joan Cumming 

Daniel & Stephanie Curry 

Sheila & Len Cutler 

Jim & Lisa Darling 

Dana Davidson 

Todd & Valerie Davis 

Rachel de Long 

John Decker & Rebecca Larsen-Decker 

Ellen & Frank 

   Decrescenzo 

Ann Marie 

   DeCrescenzo-Mead 

David & Ginger Deering 

Carol Deering 

Deborah Deering 

Lydia DeJesus 

Sandra & Patrick 

   DeLorenzo 

Donald & Patricia DeLude 

Carol Demare 

John & Alice Demarest 

John & Cynthia Demarest 

Ken & Theresa DeRagon 

Michael DerArakelian 

Yolanda DerArakelian 

Bill & Renetta Deremer 

Michael DeSanti & 

   Kerry Pilek 

Richard Dever 

Beth DeVito 

Greg DiLisio 

Dan Doherty & 

   Erika Walther 

Karen Dominguez 

Lori Ann & Charles 

   Donnelly 

Rose M Dougherty 

Jeromy & Nicole Driver 

Zofia & Narcyz 

   Drzymalski 

Dave & Kathie Dubin 

Cynthia Duncan 

Richard & Siobhan 

   Dunham 

Melissa Dunn 

Shelley Dyleski 

Michael & Mary Eaton 

Patricia Eberle & 

   Barbara Brazis 

The Edmonsons 

Ms. Esther Efthimiou 

Matthew Eichner & 

   Mary Ferranti 

Bonny & Christopher 

   Einstein 

Lleyton Emery 

Carol Esposito 

Malka & Eitan Evan 

Christopher & Tricia 

   Evans 

Sarah Evans 

John & Nancy Faccone 

Clarence Fanto & 

   Andrea Goodman 

Erica Farrell 

Julie & Theo Fels 

Colleen & Larry Felske 

Henry & Anne Fernandez 

Cheryl Ferraro 

Ann Finn 

Mary Jane & Arnold 

   Fisher 

Alexis Fisher 

Mr. Paul D. Flahive & 

   Susan M. Foley 

Dr. Michael Fleischer 

Gregory Fodor 

Adrienne Foederer 

Sydney Foley 

Dr. Arthur Fontijn 

James Fox 

Joanne Fracalossi 

Sheila Freije 

Daniel & Elissa 

   Fromowitz 

Gary & Sherri Fromowitz 

Andrew Fuller 

Flora Gallant 

Marcy Gallup-Hughes 

Marie & Warren Garling 

David Gehrs 

Christine & John Gentile 

Richard & Diane George 

Elaine Gervais 

Susan Gierthy 

Kevin Gifford 

Megan & Tom Gillespie 

Robert Girard 

Jeanne & Tony Glover 

Ben Goldberg & 

   Joan Johnsen 

Hector Gonzalez & 

   Laura Watson 

Hannah Goodwin 

Daniel Goodwin & 

   Amy Griffin 

Cathleen & James 

   Gordon 

Jessica Gould 

Andrea & Caine Goyette 

Raymond & Nicole Graf 

Marshall Green 

Laura Griffin 

Bill & Dot Grimaldi 

Marilyn & David Grimm 

Peter Grobecker 

Minli & Keith Gu 

Anthony & Marilyn 

   Guidarelli 

Joseph Gumpper 

Anne Marie Haber+ 

Gemma Halfi 

Lori Hall 

Nathan & Jennifer Hall 

David & Jolie Halm 

Leslie Halpern 

Elizabeth Happeny 

Linda Hardy 

Sarah Harrison 

Laurie Harrison 

Lucy Hart 

Terence Hatton+ 

Marilyn Hauss 

John & Susan Heaney 

Paul & Michelle Hebert 

Stacie Hebert 

James & Edith Hedrick 

Michelle Hehir 

Ann & Jim Held 

Jason & Alison Heller 

Robert & Theresa 

   Hennessy 

Sarah Hesler 

William Hickey 

Kimberly Higgins 

David & Carolyn Hoag 

James Hodgkinson 

Lillian Hong 

Gail Hotaling 

Thomas Hotte 

Wenyuan (Roger) Hou 

Richard Hrubecky 

Hanson Hsu & 

   Teresa Cheon-Hsu 

Kathleen Hughes 

Greg and Pamela Hunt 

Emily Hutton-Hughes 

Jeonghyon Hwang & 

   Hyunghwa Chang 

Monique & Orville Ivey 

Karen Jacobs 
Roland & Maryann 

   Jacobson 

Chris Jantson 

Stacey & Richard Jarvis 

Ana Jenkins 

Michael & Michele 

   Jerison 

Michael & Carol Jesep 

Shengxin Jin 

Phoebe Johnson & 

   Sanford Fels 

Oscar & Mary Johnson 

Sheena Johnson 

Kristen Jones 

Marc Judson 

Minhyo Kang & 

   Inyoung Kim 

Mr. Donghun Kang & 

   Sun Ju Yoo 

Hans & Joan Kappel 

Janet Kealy 

Lia Keane 

Anne Kearnes 

Rachelle Kehoe 

Jennifer & Timothy Kelly 

Joe & Mary Kelly 

Joseph & Mary Kelly 

Calvin & Suzanne Kenyon 

Joe & Sharon Kenyon 

Lori Kenyon 

Heidi & Robert Keparutis 

Jessica Kerley 

Beth Kiernan 

Joseph Kown & 

   Miyoung Kim 

Ilgoo Kim & Jiyoung Lee 

Byoung Kim & Hye Park 

Joo Kim & Youn Mi Kim 

Betsy Kimball 

Brent & Erin Kinal 

Dennis King 

Constance Kline 

Paul & Dianna Koch 

Sharon & Rudloph Koegl 

Demetria Koninis 

Stephen & Margaret 

   Konisky 

Owen Koo & Clara Cheng 

Valerie Kraupner 

Therese & Thomas 

   Kundel 

O Sung Kwon & 

   Hyo Jung Jung 

SoYoung Kwon 

Melissa & Peter C. 

   Lacijan, Jr. 

Alana Lake 

Rosemary Lamb 

Randall Lambrecht 

Seth Lamont & 

   Jennifer Lange 

Ren Lapierre 

Marilyn & Richard 

   Lapsley 

Richard & Theresa 

   Lasselle 

Jeremy Lawrence 

Michael Lawrence 

Donna & David Lawrence 

Jia Le Yao 

Jooyoun Lee 

Hyojin & Nadia Lee 

Christina Lee 

Joo Young Lee & 

   Young C. Kim 

Choonwoo Lee & 

   Youngmi Park 

Han Lee 

Ji Eun Lee & Kisik Choi 

Yi  Lei 

Scott & Melissa Leininger 

Liang Li & Zhen Tao 

Lingyu Li  & Ying Cai 

Ellen Lin & Chris Wolfe 

Ruoyan Lin & Xiaoxing Lu 

Kyler Lin 

Karen Lipson & 

   Alan J. Goldberg 

Ms. Nancy W. Looby 

Jack & Judy Madden 

Dr. Anthony & Marilyn 

   Malone 

Susan & Michael Maloney 

Daniel & Joan Mangan 

Lucy Manning 

Kyle Manny 

Roger Marschke 

Nathalie Martineau 

Jeffrey Marusak 

Brad Mathis 

James & Mary Beth 

   Matthews 

Tom & Sandra McBride 

Erin McCallum 

Betsy McCallum 

Terry McCarthy 

Mary McCartney 

Betsy McCormack 

Kevin & Dawn McGarry 

Jill M. McGrath 

Michelle McLoughlin 

Trudie McMaster 

Everett McNair 

Andrew McVey 

Michael Meidenbauer 

Dee Metzger 

Mike Metzger 

Donna Micklas 

Richard & Norma Miller 

Salina Millora 

Cornelia E. Mogor 

Brian Mooney 

Allen & Karen Moorby 

Nancy Moorby 

Rebecca Morgan 

Molly Morgoslepov 

Rob & Tara Morris 

Robert & Adele Morris 

Marisa & Michael Moruzzi 

Christine Mosman 

James Mounteer 

Barbara & James E. 

   Mower 

Joy & Roger Mullen 

Seong Yeol Mun & 

   Hye Young Kim 

Youngberm Mun & 

   Jaehee Nam 

Paul & Teresa Munson 

Dawn & Daniel Murdie 

Tom Murphy 

Frank Murphy 

Alyssa Murphy 

Peter & Priscilla Murro 

Sharon Muth 

Maureen & Joseph 

   Mutinsky 

Elsa & Emil Nagy 

Anita Nasuto 

Thomas Nelson 

Ron & Eleanor Nemeth 

Carole Newell 

Paul Nichols 

Michele Nichols 

Jeanne & Brian Nichols 

Heidi M. Nicholson 

Merilyn & Robert Niles 

Zakia Nizam 

Marilyn & Tim Noffsinger 

Ned & Sarah Norton 

Rosalie &William Novak 

Joyce Novak 

Connie & Edward O’Brien 

Colin O’Bryan 

Minseok Oh & Minsoo Hur 

Oluyinka Olayinka 

Ayo & Comfort Olayinka 

Julie Ontaneda 

Grace Orr 

Melody Ortiz 

Ryan Osterhout 

Ford & Mary Oxaal 

Dayna Oyeyipo 

Katrina & David Pacheco 

Anita & Prem Palmer 

Jong Suk Park & 

   Yunkyo Choi 

Nanwook & Kwan Park 

Chanro & Jeanny Park 

Iljung Park & 

   Minjung Kim 

Jin Hee Park 

Donna & William Parker 

Robert & Eileen Pasquini 

Scott Paton & Kathleen 

   Moorhead-Paton 

Pat & Justin Peabody 

Eloise Peduto 

Janet Peltz 

Randall Pepitone 

Les & Sally  Perlee 

David & Deana Perlee 

Ted Perlman 

Andrew & Gloria Perrault 

Maureen Perrotta 

Robin Peters 

Angela & Nick  Petitti 

Steve & Wendi Philbrick 

Richard Philion 

Stephen Philion 

Susan Philion 

Patricia & Dick Philion 

Howard & Ann Picard 

Alex & Portia Pieterse 

Julie Ploss 

Hartmut & Marga Pohl 

Eric & Kristen Poulin 

Jon Powell 

Rachele Prawdzik 

Lisa Preller 

Katherine Price+ 

Joel Priest 

John Probeck & 

   Heidi Cutler 

Dana Probeyahn 

Qun Lu & 

   Howard Qionghua 

Laurence & Jeanmarie 

   Quinn 

Joseph & Anne Quinn 

Ariel & Joana Radiakov 

Maureen Ravida 

Carrie Redmond 

Denise Regan 

Michael Revai 

Patricia & Christopher 

   Richard 

Peter Richards 

Chaun & Dionne 

   Richardson 

Sheronda Richardson 

Theresa Richmond 

Mary Riley-Jacome 

Darcy Ritter 

Dan & Lucy Robin 

Paulette Robinson 

Linda Rockinger 

Bonnie & Stuart 

   Rosenberg 

Tim & Julia Roske 

David & Sherry Roy 

Josephine Rutigliano 

Laurie Ryan 

Margaret M. Ryan 

Catherine Ryan 

Karen Saler 

Joseph Salinetti 

Ian & Maria Salsberg 

Beth-Anne Sama 

Kevin Sarsfield 

Phyllis Scaringe 

Thomas Scaringe 

Talene Schaffer 

Lawrence Schell 

Barb Schmidt 

Robin & Kim Schnell 

Glen & Paula Scholer 

Lori Schrom 

Gina Schwind 

Robert Schwind 

Donald & Elizabeth 

   Searing 

Denise Secor 

Kathleen Seiselmyer 

Brian Seiselmyer 

Timothy Sergay & 

   Jennifer Hixon 

John & Jayne Shahda 

Sasha Shapiro 

Patricia Shapiro 

Dara Shapiro 

Michael Shea 

Julie Shen 

Kimarie Sheppard 

Daureen Shoemaker 

Drs. Judith Shub & 

   Steven Essig 

Andrew & Maureen Silfer 

David Silverstrim & 

   Melissa Smith 

Krista and Greg Simotas 

Vijay Singh 

Kaajal Singh 

Jill Sirago 

Doug & Carol Sitterly 

Suzanne & Ryan Smith 

Amy Smith 

Lorna & John Snapp

  Jeremy Snyder & 

   Elana Marton 

Barbara Snyder 

Scott & Betsy Snyder 

Christian Soller & 

   Dawn MacKillop 

Haiyan Somerville 

John & Maureen Spence 

Carmine Spinelli 

Bryan & Christine Spinner 

Jim Spinner 

Phyllis Spinner 

Susan St. Amour 

Jim Stagnitti 

Ellis Judd Staley, III 

Sam Stallone 

Marilyn Stapleton 

Dorothy Stapleton 

Bob & Linda Stevens 

Greg & Wendy Stewart 

Mary Grates Stoll 

Barb & David Stowe 

Lynn Streifert 

Leslie Myers Strong 

Stephanie L. Stroyen 

Owen & Betty Sutton 

John and Bridget Tallman 

Lorraine & Bob X 

   Thompson 

John Thorpe 

Megan Titus 

Jessica Tolle 

Brenda Tompkins 

Caryn Toriaga 

Louise Tornatore 

Christian Tucker 

Dawn & Richard 

   Tucksmith 

Lakshmana & Aruna 

   Tumati 

Jason Utter 

Mary Jean Van Voris 

David VanLuven 

Lois & George Vascellaro 

Marie-Therese Vasselon 

John & Melissa Vatalaro 

Jamie Vaughn 

James W. Vaughn II 

Mr. & Mrs. Velasco 

Maureen Versaci 

Maggie & Anna 

   Vinciguerra 

Greg Vis & Nancy Hauss 

Pepper Walden 

Monica Waller & 

   Chester Brown 

Sally Jo & David Walther 

Chengyong & Ying Wang 

Yong Wang & Min Zheng 

Yi Feng Wang & 

   Dawn Yang 

Yun Wang 

Juneau Wang 

Tong Wang & Jinhai Yang 

Karyn Watts 

Drs. John & 

   Barbara Webster 

Dr. Robert Weissberg 

   & Mishka Luft 

Angela West-Davis 

Virginia & Ned Weston 

Brent & Donna Wheat 

Helen White 

Patricia White 

George White 

Kerri Wilkes 

George Williams 

   & Erin O’Neill 

Anita Wilson 

Ms. Elizabeth Winegard 

   & Frank Sirago 

Natalie Winne 

Christian & 

   Loretta Winter 

Paul Winter & 

   Marialena Lelli-Winter 

Layna Winter 

Katie Winter 

Gerald Bowden Wise &    

   Kathleen Landers-Wise 

Mark & Christa Witherell 

Robert & Rachel Womble 

Eileen Wood 

Kyle & Patricia Wood 

Adrienne Wootters 

Carol Wren 

Judith Wright 

Tao Wu & Jie Huang 

Gary & Stephanie 

   Wusterbarth 

Frances Wusterbarth 

John Wuthrich & 

   Sue Kaczor 

Victoria Wyld 

Hu Xiang & Yuping Li 

Ali Xiao 

Dejian Xie & Boli Yang 

Jie Yang & Jianguo Dai 

Mr. Daewon Yang & 

   Jeongyeoun Kim 

Virginia Yang & 

   Jeffrey Young 

Catherine Yankowski 

Fang & Sandy Yee 

Karon Yerdon 

Jianhua Yin 

Karen Yu 

Ronald Yu 

Akina Yura 

Megan Zacher 

Gretchen Zebrowski 

Stephen Zebrowski 

Rometta Zebrowski 

Michael & Gretchen 

   Zebrowski 

Nancy & Daniel Zelem 

Xiao Qiang Zhang & 

   Zhifen Huang 

Weidong Zhang & 

   Pei Wang 

Xiaoqing Zheng & Hui Jin 

Hongyi Zhou & 

   Yumei Zhu 

Brian Zhu & Jenn Liu 

Bin Zhu & Weiwei Miao 

Lora Zilberman 

Terry & Sylvia Zima 

David & Iva Zornow 

In Memory

Gifts have been made to ESYO in memory of:

Roger F. Brown by

   Jean D. Brown

Edith Evoskevich by

   Nancy & Daniel Zelem

Kathleen Gallagher by

   Richard Dever

Matthew Mangan by

   Joe & Maureen 

   Mutinsky

Susan Mason by

   Anonymous

Matthew W. Mangan by

   Daniel & Joan Mangan

Jonathan Krakat by

   Mark & Terri Little

Nadine Pavik by

   Charles & Liz Seeley

In Honor of

N HONOR OF
Gifts have been made to ESYO in honor/behalf of:
Meredith Adams by

   Frank & Mary Ann   

   Adams

Sons, class of ‘99 and     

   ‘03 by John & Beth 

   Antonio

Lois P. Bare by

   Alan C. Bare

Glenn Trechel by 

   Lynn & Robert 

   Beckmann

Georgia Burtt by

   Kristen Bellini

Helen Cha-Pyo by

   Cathleen and
   Rick Bobrick
William Held by

   Anthony Cannone

The 101st Birthday of 

   Shirley J. Curtis by

   Paul & Bonnie Bruno

Helen Cha-Pyo by

   Bruce & Kim Cha

Eric Chang by

   Mary & Ted Chang

Robert and Mary Chase    

   by George and Vanessa 

   Chase

Nicole Grinspan & Ellen    

   Chiang by David Chiang   

   & Marina Grinspan

Elisabeth Chillrud 

   by Anonymous

Catherine M. (Cook) 

   Baker Andrew Cook

Maggie Cuddihy by

   Paul & Nancy Cuddihy

Laura Matthews by

   Frank & Ellen 

   Decrescenzo

Karsen Rittner by

   Sandie & Pat 

   DeLornezo

Alexandra Black by

   Paul Black &

   Concetta DiRusso

Mrs. Teeter by 

   Karen E. Dominguez

Aubrey An Dunn by

   Elizabeth & Michael 

   Dunn

Jordan Manocchi by

   Michael & Cheryl 

   Ferraro

Matthew Kenyon by

   Michael & Cheryl 

   Ferraro

Liam Fitzgerald by

   John & Belinda 

   Fitzgerald

Grace Leininger by

   Marie & Warren Garling

Aengus Gillespie by

   Megan & Tom Gillespie

Avery Heaney by

   The Heaney Family

Claire Choi by

   Hebert Family

Grace Hicks by

   Anonymous

Ronnie Devernoe by

   Kimberly Higgins

Rachel Devernoe by

   Kimberly Higgins

Madeleine Stewart by

   Lea Keane

Liam K Fitzgerald by

   Joseph & Mary Kelly

Helene Ryu by

   Young Kim & Chang Ryu

Abbe Kovacik & Family by

   Amy Kloss

Logan Bennett by

   Mr. & Mrs. Peter C. 

   Lacijan Jr.

Jessica Lascoe
   Cunningham by

   Sue & Mike Lascoe

Will Lauricella by

   Richard Lauricella

William Lauricella by

   Andrew McVey

Olivia Ames by

   Dee Metzger

Sophie Moss by

   Marcia & Robert Moss

Michelle Cenci by

   Helen S. Articolo/

   Ever More Foundation

Rafi Nizam by

   Zakia Nizam

Dan Noffsinger (ESYO    

   1995-99) by Tim &    

   Marilyn Noffsinger

Jordan Manocchi by

   Janet Palombo

ESYO Alums Megan 

   Atchley & Joshua 

   Modney by Olivia Dunn 

   & Jimmy Taylor, Linnea 

   (Hartmark) & Jonathan 

    Poyta, Rachel Panitch 

   & Richard Packhem

John & Marge Azanella   

   1st Chair by William & 

   Donna Parker

Alana by Mitchell & 

   Susan Paurowski

William Peltz Smalley by

   James Peltz & 

   Ruth Ann Smalley

Class of 2017 by 

   Daniel Pyo & 

   Helen Cha-Pyo

Tira Maloney Mitchell ‘88 

   by Amy Van Vost 

   Raimo ‘88

Lucie Xu by

   Qiang Xu & Xiaobo Ren

Karsen Rittner by

   Christa & David Rittner

Niloufar and Soroush by

   Saririan Niloufar &

   Soroush Saririan

Zachary Parker by

   Christine & Thomas

   Rudolph

Jenny Ruzow Longman &    

   Ben Ruzow by 

   Meris & Dan Ruzow

Robin Tucksmith by

   Beth-Anne Sama

Victor Schingo by

   Heejoo Cheon Schingo   

   & Victor A. Schingo

Logan by Lori Schrom

Rae Jean Teeter by

   Jennifer Hixon & 

   Timothy Sergay

Thomas Ahl by

   Jayne & John Shahda

Helen Cha-Pyo by

   Julie & William Shapiro

Glen Two Sticks 

   Sheppard by Air 

   Resources Friends of 

   Glen Sheppard

Albie Snyder by

   Barbara Snyder

Helen Cha-Pyo by

   Caryn Toriaga

My grandson Romeo     

   Vashishth by 

   Marie-Therese Vasselon

Rae Jean Teeter by

   John & Melissa 

   Vatalaro

Jude Vaughn Larsen by

   James W. Vaughn II

ESYO percussionists-past    

   and present by Russell 

   & Marjorie Ward

Matt and Nick Watson by

   Ken Watson &

   Jenean Taranto Watson

Caitlin and Mary

   Weinheimer by Daniel & 

   Shulun Weinheimer

Michael Zhou by

   Lei Wen & Peipei Zhou

Richard Albagli by

   The Family of

   Adam Winne

Quentin Witherell by

   Mark & Christa 

   Witherell

Josette Content by

   Frederic & Kathy Young