About The Chorus

The 73 volunteer members of the chorus are a diverse group. Among the singers, approximately 16 are professional musicians working in music-related fields, 34 hold degrees in music, and seven maintain private teaching studios. All of the singers have studied voice, are currently studying voice or play an instrument. Some travel from as far as Santa Fe and Socorro to sing in the chorus.

First Soprano

Marilyn Thomas Bernard
Jody Brannan*
Mary Ann Demaree
Sue Kil
Elena Maietta
Lillian Ridout
Alexandra Robinson
Ashli Saenz
Maria Sanchez
Diana Segara
Emily Williams
Dana Bowersock Ziegler

Second Soprano

Connie Anderson
Jennifer Gaillard-Carrillo
Beth Ann Hibbs
Chris Kniffen
Desiree Koepke
Susan Olivier
Kelly Smeltzer
Stacey Squier
Lizzie Wenrich*
Kaitlyn Wingerd
Dana Workman
Rose Wu

First Alto

Lucy Bartel
Laura L. Carlson
Terry E. Cole
Barbara Hannan
Susan Kennedy
Rita Leard
Jayne Neal
Chelsey Pelzman
Julie Smith*
Liz Wolber


Second Alto

Linda Bahm
Janet K. Brierley*
Mindy Dacus
Meg McDonald
Patricia Miscall
Theresa Sanderson
Mary Louise Sena
Hannah Thigpen
Beverly F. Williams
Pat Wooster

First Tenor

Tom Boxall
David Gay*
Colton Hardy
Jim Jackson
Randy Johnson
Eric Parker


Second Tenor

Kevin Chavez
Lee Jensen*
Alex Klebenow
John Reith
Stipo Sentic
Matt Thomas
J.T. Vaughn

Baritone

Nick Aase
Jack Cloud
John Coe
Jonathan Davis-Secord
Joshua Espinosa
Patrick E. Johnson
Stephen Lewis
Ken Miller
Steven Paxton
Richard Powdrell
Elliott Smith
Chris Watts*

Bass

David Aubol
John Daly
Greg Flynn
Alf Houkom
George D. Muedeking
Doug Sander*
Peter Tras


Officers

Tom Boxall, President
Emily Williams, 1st Vice President
Richard Powdrell, 2nd Vice President
Susan Olivier, Secretary


*indicates section leaders

Emeritus Members

Kathy Andrews
Joanna Bartlett
Robert L. Boughton
Dave Bregar
Maxine Brown
Joanne Burnett
Lucile Chaney
Michael Cooke
Marcia Demento
Elka Fink
Patricia Hoice
Dave Kauffman
Stephanie Kauffman

Michelle Long
Roger Morris
Katherine W. Oakley
Linda Angel Rice
Jane Ronca-Washburn
Fred Schwendimann
Philippa Schwendimann
Thomas B. Seamon
Edith Sheets
Frances Springer
John Norman Stevens
Sigurd Stocking