Ensembles of the Baroque on Beaver Festival

The Festival Orchestra
The centerpiece of the festival, it is comprised of professional talent from orchestras all over Michigan, including the Grand Rapids Symphony, Ann Arbor Symphony, Midland Symphony, Traverse Symphony and many more.

The Festival Chorus
Talented volunteer singers fill the ranks of this large chorus which performs its own Vocal Recital and appears with the Baroque on Beaver Festival Orchestra for Saturday evening's concert.

Chamber ensembles feature prominently throughout the week at Baroque, with performances by string quartets, woodwind quintets, brass quintet and other mixed ensembles.

Festival Orchestra 2020

Festival Orchestra Tenure Key: * 2-5 years; ** 6-10 years; *** 11-15 years; **** 16-20 years

Robert Nordling **
Music Director and Principal Conductor

First Violin
James Crawford*, Concertmaster
David Reimer*, Assistant Concertmaster
Adam Liebert*
Connie Markwick**

Second Violin
Jenna Anderson*, Principal
Abderrahman Anzaldua*
Batya MacAdam-Somer*
Marla Smith**

Viola
Michael Hall**, Principal
Dilek Engin *
Ann Schoelles**
Kim Teachout

Cello
Andrea Yun**, Principal
Elizabeth Brown*
Elizabeth Bert**
Zachary Boyt**

Bass
Mark Buchner*, Principal
Robert Johnson*

Flute
Leslie Deppe**, Principal
Laura Schipper**

Oboe
TBD, Principal
Mezraq Ramli*

Clarinet
Joan Van Dessel***, Principal
Steve Landane**

Bassoon
Marat Rakhmatullaev*, Principal
Deanna Erwin**

Horn
Kurt Civilette*, Principal
Lisa Honeycutt***

Trumpet
Matthew Thomas***, Principal
Matt Taton*
Jeff Markwick*

Trombone
Joseph Radtke**, Principal
Christian Gilbert*
Stefan Stolarchuk*

Tuba
Bryan Smith*, Principal

Keyboard
Dorothy Vogel*, Principal

Percussion
Tim Mocny**, Principal
Michael John Hamilton*
Kramer Milan*

Festival Chorus 2020

Festival Chorus Tenure Key:  * 2-5 years; ** 6-10 years; *** 11-15 years; **** 16-20 years

Kevin Simons**, Choral Director
Sarah Todd*, Accompanist

Barb Almli**
Peter Amster***
Claire Barckholtz*
Peggy Bartz
Elizabeth Belluni
Katie Beltran
Thaddaeus Bourne
Dave Chrostek
Karen Cook
Peg Curley
Annette Dashiell****
Maureen Delaney-Lehman*
Rachel Edwin
Jeanne Howell****
John Jansson
Jack Kelly****
Tammey Kikta
Jeremiah Kraniak
Zachary Kruyf
Madalyn McHugh*
Jane Maehr****
Karel deWaal Malefyt

Lisa Mays
Bob Meier
Lois Meier
Erika Lawson Morrison
Tyler Morse
Jeremy Myers*
Steven Naylor
Louis Nemser
Paul Niehaus****
Iris Dimase Nordling
Amanda Perkins
Jeanne Petersen*
James Rhodenhiser**
Ric Roberts*
Catherine Rogers
Heather Seaton*
Ryan Sequin*
John Stone
Judy Stone
Keven Washburn*
Don Taylor**
Keven Washburn*
Ken Zick