ESYO Playathon at Crossgates Mall

 

Saturday, February 2, 2019
10:30am - 6:30pm

Playathon 2019

Playathon is ESYO's biggest fundraiser of the year, supporting our general operating expenses, programs, tuition assistance and more! It's donations like yours that we continue to thrive, continue to have serious fun, and continue to challenge and educate hundreds of young musicians every day.

We cannot thank you enough for choosing to support us, and the future of music everywhere. Over $63K was raised to directly support ESYO's programs and scholarships, and we could not have done it without you!

Thank you for all your efforts and support! If you didn't get a chance to donate, there's still time to make your Playathon gift by clicking here.

 

 

Support the future of music!

Didn't get a chance to make it to Playathon? We're still accepting donations! Support your favorite ESYO ensemble/musician with a gift in their honor.

Eat, drink, & raise money!

Thank you to our friends from UNO Pizzeria & Grill for donating up to 20% of each check! 


Thank you for supporting each ensemble!

Overall Fundraising Goal

Raised to date: $63,000
Goal: $60,000

ESYO Symphony Orchestra

Raised to date: $8,397
92% of Goal: $9,100

ESYO String Orchestra

Raised to date: $5,719
91% of Goal: $6,300

ESYO Percussion Ensembles

Raised to date: $2,192
91% of Goal: $2,400

ESYO Wind Orchestra

Raised to date: $4,277
87% of Goal: $4,900

ESYO Jazz Orchestras

Raised to date: $2,977
85% of Goal: $3,500

ESYO Repertory Orchestra

Raised to date: $7,356
85% of Goal: $8,700

ESYO CHIME

Raised to date: $859
85% of Goal: $1,000

ESYO Concertino Strings

Raised to date: $3,825
80% of Goal: $4,800

Thank you for supporting Playathon!

Supporters

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Conductor's Baton Auction

Patrick & Christina Beauregard
David & Reneé Beck
J. Adam & Crystal Cole
Patrick Doyle & Anne-Marie Gorman Doyle
Susanne Erb & Andrew Bowd
Mark & Jessica Kaercher
Sophie Moss
Thiagarajan & Lakshmi Ravichandran
Kevin & Pat O'Bryan
Jagat & Jigisha Patel
Marjorie & Russell Ward
Yali Su & Yong Liang

ESYO Symphony Orchestra

Susan Stevens on behalf of Claire C.
April Powell & Gus Hais on behalf of Mady P.
Anonymous on behalf of Mady P.
Rachelle Kehoe on behalf of Claire C.
Aaron & Kathleen Borkowski on behalf of Faith B.
George & Helen Borkowski on behalf of Faith B.
Bhattacharyya Family on behalf of Avi P.
Ronald Yu on behalf of Faith B.
Ellen Yu on behalof of Faith B.
Thomas & Evelyn Read on behalf of Sam C.
David Gehrs on behalf of Sam C.
Terence & Mary Lou Coughkin on behalf of Trey C.
Annie November on behalf of Georgia B.
Thee Hicks Family on behalf of Grace H,
Wei-Long Wang on behalf of Yu-Heng W.
Schingo Family on behalf of Victor S.
Carenet Medical Group on behalf of Megan W.
Ying Wang on behalf of Joshua W.
The Wall Family on behalf of Duncan W.
Beatrice Tsao on behalf of Victor S.
Anonymous on behalf of Georgia B.
Karen Yu on behalf of Faith B.
Martin & Ann Finn on behalf of Victor S.
Diba De on behalf of Nicole G.
Diba De on behalf of Jora C.
Diba De on behalf of Sabrina L.
Natalia Smelova on behalf of Sophia B.
Jianguo Dai on behalf of Michelle D.
Aiden Zelakiewicz on behalf of Victor S.
Emily Campito on behalf of Victor S.
Sylvia Wu on behalf of Maureen C.
Archie Robinson on behalf of Georgia B.
John Thorpe on behalf of Georgia B.
Anonymous on behalf of Grace H.
Jan & Ken Hoffman on behalf of Duncan W.
Anonymous on behalf of Jordan M.
Anonymous on behalf of Anna A.
Anonymous on behalf of Ansel A.
The Wei Family on behalf of Tracy W.
Jeannette D. Faber on behalf of Duncan W.
Marcia Flansburg on behalf of Simon L.
Dvorak Family on behalf of Sam D.
Harrison Family on behalf of Haleila H.
The Weiler Family on behalf of Megan W.
Xun Wang on behalf of Melanie K.
Roger & Liz Marschkee on behalf of Georgia B.
Jing Dong on behalf of Justin D.
Fanto Family on behalf of Jacob F.
Aimee & Rob McMaser on behalf of Jordan M.
Paul Firsk on behalf of Ansel A.
Jooyoun Lee & Chris Kang on behalf of Jenny K.
Thea Coughlin on behalf of Trey C.
Michelle Bitran on behalf of Haleila H.
The Hebert Family on behalf of Claire C.
Hanson & Teresa Hsu on behaf of Victor S.
The Bellinis on behalf of Georgia B.
Chang Ryu on behalf of Anna R.
The Grignati Family of behealf of Alex F.
Lynn & Robert Beckmann on behalf of Glenn T.
Lynne Dinon on behalf of Jordan M.
Jim & Dianne Mathis on behalf Paul C.
Janet Palombo on behalf of Jordan M.
Anonymous on bhealf of Claire C.
Trey Coughlin on behalf of Trey C.

ESYO String Orchestra

Dennilu Sosa & Darren Clark on behalf of Diego C.
Deepak Vashishth & Valerie Vasselon on behalf of Romeo V.
Anna & Joe Calabria on behalf of Magdalena C.
Bourdeaus 4 Regans on behalf of Maia R.
Bourdeaus 4 Regans on behalf of Hazel R.
Dr. & Mrs. Jack Calasero on behalf of Josie C.
Lauren & Ed Thomas on behalf of Josie C.
Anthony Calabria & Family on behalf of Magdalena C.
Nilanjana & Suvranu De on behalf of Aryadeepta D.
Ther Bertocchi Family on behalf of Josie C.
Jacopo della Quercia on behalf of Magdalena C.
Jamie Vaughn & Ben Larsen on behalf of Jude L.
Jamie Vaughn & Ben Larsen on behalf of Willa L.
Josephine Decaro Rutigliano on behalf of Magdalena C.
Li Zheng on behalf of Allison W.
Renny & Jim Tallman on behalf of Jimmy T.
Selaka Bulumulla on behalf of Vidhu B.
James Vaughn on behalf of Willa L.
Greg & Krista Simotas on behalf of Jimmy T.
Dave Walther4100 on behalf of Mairi C.
Douglas Family on behalf of Amelia D.
James Vaughn on behalf of Jude L.
Dr. & Mrs. Neil Howard, Jr. on behalf of Clare H.
Christopher Hourigan on behalf of Olivia R.
Carole Hourigan on behalf of Olivia R.
Dave & Caroline Ahl on behalf of Thomas A.
Sally & David Walther on behalf of Mairi C.
The DeSanti Family on behalf of Jack D.
The Wu Family on behalf of Ada W.
Denise Regan on behalf of Maia R.
Denise Regan on behalf of Hazel R.
Mr. & Mrs. William J. Deremer on behalf of Jimmy T.
Jill Eve Tallman on behalf of James T.
Anonymous on behalf of Sarah S.
Bill & Barbara Ahl on behalf of Thomas A.
Richard & Kathleen Ahl on behalf of Thomas A.
Frank Murphy on behalf of Thomas A.
Erika Walther on behalf of Mairi C.
Jayne Shahda on behalf of Thomas A.
Anonymous on behalf of Hanh N.
Pat & Chris Larsen on behalf of Jude L.
Pat & Chris Larsen on behalf of Willa L.
Anonymous on behalf of Josie C.
Evelyn & Ernest Lail on behalf of Coltrane F.
Tara Fracalossi & Thomas Lail on behalf of Coltrane F.
Lorrie & Kurt Lichtenfeld on behalf of Ari L.
The Bu Family on behalf of Alan B.
Jessica Tolle on behalf of Jude L.
Jessica Tolle on behalf of Willa L.
Michael & Laurie Ryan on behalf of Thomas A.
Molly Douglas on behalf of Amelia D.
Jing Dong on behalf of Erica D.
The Regan Family on behalf of Maia & Hazel R.
The Zhu Family on behalf of Laren Z.
Lyu Family on behalf of Reilin L.
Megan & Tong Zhang on behalf of Teresa Z.
Zhengjun Zhou on behalf of Teresa Z.
Reilin's Grandparents on behalf of Reilin L.
DeSantis Family on behalf of Jose C.
Brittany Orlebeke on behalf of Ben Q. 

ESYO Percussion Ensembles

Brennan Stagliano on behalf of Tim K. 
The Carlton Family on behalf of Tim K. 
Taylor Zelka on behalf of Tim K. 
Jenna Goodman on behalf of Clara D.
Dee deLong on behalf of Clara D.
Doris & Gary Burk on behalf of Tim K.
Patt & Greg Jensen on behalf of Tim K.
Fred & Paula deLong on behalf of Clara D.
Kelsey Family on behalf of Tim K.
David & Barbara Stowe on behalf of Bailey Y.
The Zemskys on behalf of William L.
Aixa Toledo on behalf of William L.
Jane Q. Carey on behalf of Connor C.
Karen Brennan on behalf of Clara D.
Barb Schmidt on behalf of Bailey Y.
Mary & Ted Chang on behalf of Clara D.
Kelsey Family on behalf of Tim K.
Debbi Leonardo on behalf of Tim K.
Gerald E. Bushart II on behalf of Tim B.
Bushart Family on behalf of Tim B.
Patrick DeSorbo on behalf of Austin E.
Cynthia Belmore on behalf of Bailey Y.
Cindy Barford on behalf of Logan J.
Probecks on behalf of Maya P.
Michael & Carol White on behalf of Thomas W.
Mike White on behalf of Thomas W.
Amy & Mark Langevin on behalf of Molly L. 
Anonymous on behalf of Logan W.
Scott & Jill Hildreth on behalf of Eric H.
Robert & Adele Morris on behalf of Thomas W.
Earle & Norine Kelsey on behalf of Tim K.
Mr. & Mrs. Cutler on behalf of Maya P.
Richard & Jean Lauricella on behalf of William L.
Tom & Chris Lauricella on behalf of William L.
Allen Lauricella on behalf of William L.
Steve & Cheryl Ainspan on behalf of Youth Percussion Ensemble
Jim & Dorothy Beck on behalf of Connor C.
Jeremy Snyder & Elana Marton on behalf of Albie S.
Peter & Lori Lauricella on behalf of William L.
Fitzgerald Family on behalf of Liam F.


ESYO Wind Orchestra

Patty Michaelson & Walt Klisiwecz on behalf of Peter K.
Kevin Wu on behalf of Anthony Z.
Adam & Crystal Cole on behalf of Casey C.
John & Melissa Vatalaro on behalf of Sarah V.
Anonymous on behalf of Casey C.
Dave & Betty Lamson on behalf of Jared L.
Theresa & Daryl Lamson on behalf of Jared L.
Chris & Ginny Pastizzo on behalf of Anthony P.
Mark & Christa Witherell on behalf of Amanda W.
Lichtenwalner Family on behalf of David L. 
Guy F. Comparetta on behalf of Andrew C.
Marlene Espino on behalf of Candice E.
Patricia Rupprecht on behalf of Amanda W.
Liz Schwarte on behalf of Madeleine H.
Jane Vincent on behalf of Madeleine H.
Aunt Lin & Uncle Bob on behalf of Madeleine H.
Gabrielle Wagner on behalf of Madeleine H.
Michael Wagner on behalf of Madeleine H.
Adele Blong on behalf of Madeleine H.
Eileen Duncan on behalf of Madeleine H.
Straford Wild on behalf of Madeleine H.
Grandpa & Nana Giordano on behalf of Liam K.
Anonymous on behalf of Yannick L.
Timothy Daniel Morris on behalf of Julia S.
Jacklyn Topp on behalf of Tyler L.
Tom & Patty Morris on behalf of Julia S.
Anonymous on behalf of Tyler L.
Joe & Jen Spretty on behalf of Julia S.
Anne Marie White on behalf of George W.
William Latourette on behalf of Madeleine H.
Anonymous on behalf of Ryan J.
Priyangika Pathirana on behalf of Dilni P.
Mary Ann Negus on behalf of George W.
Dina & Steve Prosser on behalf of Ryan J.
John Fatuzzo on behaelf of Jared L.
Anonymous of behalf of Tingwen Z.
Anonymous on behalf of Madeleine H.
Christopher Jeffers on behalf of Ryan J.
Rober & Mary Ann Hennessy on behalf of Caroline H.
John Fatuzzo on behalf of George W.
Carol Conyers & Thomas Comparin on behalf of Will C.
Homes Family on behalf of Madeleine H.
Brooke Tripicco on behalf of Madeleine H.
Beibei Zhong on behalf of Caren L.
Megan Zacher on behalf of Themba P.
Theresa & Bob Hennessy on behalf of Caroline H.
Anonymous on behalf of Themba P.
Colleen Lydon on behalf of Caroline J.
Melinda & George White on behalf of George W.
Anonymous on behalf Themba P.
James, Karen, & Elizabeth Jeffers on behalf of Ryan J.
Joy & Roger Mullen on behalf of Madeleine H.
Anonymous on behalf of David B.

ESYO Jazz Orchestras

Anonymous on behalf of Peter K.
Eileen Micheli on behalf of Carly A.
The Anders Family on behalf of Carly A.
Chris & Ginny Pastizzo on behalf of Anthony P.
Dawn & Richard Tucksmith on behalf of Robin T.
Luks Family on behalf of Allison L.
The Blostein Family on behalf of Eric B.
George & Anne Wagner on behalf of Eric B.
The Doyle Family on behalf of Aidan D.
Gary Fromowitz on behalf of Risa F.
Robert & Donna Paquette on behalf of Nic C.
Pat & Terry Kinal on behalf of Bohdan K.
In Memory of Susan Mason on behalf of Ronnie D. 
Anonymous on behalf of Sean P.
George & Mary Ann Amedore on behalf of Ronnie D.
Prem & Anita Palmer on behalf of Dylann P.
Fromowitz Family on behalf of Risa F.
Todd & Danielle W. on behalf of Calvin W.
Melissa Williams on behalf of Bohdan K.
Lester & Sally Perlee on behalf of Jordan M.
Anonymous on behalf of Louis M.
Anonymous on behalf of Bohdan K.
The Filkins Family on behalf of Cooper F.
Aimee & Rob McMaster on behalf of Jordan M.
SarJane Cipperly on behalf of Anthony P.
Andrew Zionts on behalf of Joshua K.
Andrew Janack on behalf of Melissa S.
Anonymous on behalf of Calvin W.

ESYO Repertory Orchestra

Charlene Donohue on behalf of Tony D.
David Quist on behalf of Bethany Q.
McCallum Family on behalf of Flynn M.
Julie Petti on behalf of Olivia P.
Jeanne Glover on behalf of Madeleine S.
Almstrand/Culley Family on behalf of Madeleine S.
Randy & Trish Stewart on behalf of Madeleine S.
Jeanne Glover on behalf of Gigi S.
Almstrand/Culley Family on behalf of Gigi S.
Randy & Trish Stewart on behalf of Gigi S.
Shannon & Matthew Amodeo on behalf of Gordon A.
Corrine White on behalf of Johann J.
Ken & Rena Robin on behalf of Annika R.
Jaelin & Alex Robin on behalf of Annia R.
Catherine Yankowski on behalf of Aidan H.
Karel & Lucille Janatka on behalf of Johann J.
Marjorie & Galen Erb on behalf of Johann J.
Petitti Family on behalf of Rose P.
Catharine McHugh on behalf of Aidan H.
John & Betsy McCallum on behalf of Flynn M.
Thomas Leung on behalf of Arthur L.
Chris & Rebecca Fomsbee on behalf of Zaidalyn S.
Pei Wang & Weidong Zhang on behalf of Amy Z.
Carol Horn on behalf of Zaidalyn S.
Bruce C. Amm on behalf of Courtney A.
Michelle Ames on behalf of Olivia A.
Mike Metzger on behalf of Olivia A.
Anthony Schiappa on behalf of Zaidalyn S.
Wendy & Greg Stewart on behalf of Madeleine S.
Wendy & Greg Stewart on behalf of Gigi S.
Hyojin Lee on behalf of Lucy L.
Dan Kinley on behalf of Aidan H.
Dee Metzger on behalf of Olivia A.
Mark & Jing Mowry on behalf of Kaitlyn M.
The Dubin Family on behalf of Caitlin D.
Susan & Peter Giallorenzo on behalf of Benjamin H.
Phyllis Scaringe on behalf of Alyeene Z.
Dan & Shu-Lun Weinheimeer on behalf of Caitlin W.
The Xie Family on behalf of Michael X.
Thee Wei Family on behalf of Grace W.
Yunhee Lee on behalf of Tyler J.
Donghee Sinn on behalf of Tyler J.
Dayna & Chris Oyeyipo on behalf of Alyeene Z.
Joey & Dave Ono on behalf of Sara Clare B.
Caiyun Chen on behalf of Joanna C.
Clara Chen on behalf of Edith K.
Ling Li on behalf of Karina L.
Bob & Nancy Reedy on behalf of Jenna S.
Anonymous of behalf of Repertory Orchestra
Fitzgerald Family on behalf of Liam F.
The Weinheimer Family on behalf of Caitlin W.
Anonymous on behalf of Caitlin D.
Britany Orlebeke on behalf of Bethany Q.
Rose Weinheimer on behalf of Caitlin W.
Megan Zacher on behalf of Themba P.
Dan Weinheimeer, Realtor on behalf of Caitlin W.
Dr. & Mrs. Thomas Older on behalf of Gordon A.
Anonymous of behalf of Themba P.
Anonymous on behalf of Karina L.
Anonymous on behalf of Themba P.

ESYO CHIME

Erika Kandel on behalf of Alexis K.
Anonymous on behalf of Gabreal R.

ESYO Concertino Strings

Celeste & Marc Dicke on behalf of Danielle D.
Vicky Yu on behalf of Maxwell W.
Vicky Yu on behalf of Samuel W.
Brian Eppings & Michelle Milot on behalf of Madeline E.
Anonymous on behalf of Anika S.
Jaime Chismark on behalf of Addison C.
Garry & Kathleen Strevell on behalf of Hannah S.
G&G Dickie on behalf of Danielle D.
Richard & Nancy Cox on behalf of Danielle D.
Rachel Norsworthy on behalf of Abigail N.
John W. Bassett on behalf of Abirgail N.
Barry & Mary Wengert on behalf of Anika S.
Linnea & Bernard Nosworthy/Leikind on behalf of Abigail N.
Potvin & Huang Families on behalf of Sophie P.
Hongying Peng on behalf of Cynthia Z.
Xiaoxing Lu on behalf of Xingchen L.
Anonymous on behalf of Simran U.
Donna Moran on behalf of Lily S.
Qiang Wu & Li Zheng on behalf of Michael W.
Niloufer Bustani on behalf of Simran U.
Cara J. Juras on behalf of Simran U. 
Mr. & Mrs. Sanjay Dogra on behalf of Abigail N.
Anonymous on behalf of Hannah S.
The Markham Family on behalf of Sydney M.
The Strickler Family on behalf of Simran U.
Anonymous on behalf of Leo S.
Anonymous on behalf of Alan P.
Vince & Donna J. on behalf Hannah S.
Peter & Karen Ruben & Family on behalf of Anika S.

All Ensembles

Christopher E. Shiley on behalf of All ESYO Ensembles

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