Support – Society Membership


2014-2015 Individual Annual Fund Contributors

Each year, ticket sales cover less than 25% of the Orchestra’s costs. Help support your Orchestra and the music you love by making a donation and becoming a member of the Symphony Society. (link to donate page) 

The Brazos Valley Symphony Society is most grateful to the individuals and companies who, by their monetary commitment, make possible the continued growth of the Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra’s many outstanding artists, programs, and services.  Listed below are those individuals and organizations that have made gifts or pledges to the Symphony through the Annual Fund Drive for the Orchestra’s 32nd Season.


Premier Circle – $10,000+

Rose VanArsdel

Friends Association of the Symphony Orchestra (FASO)


Maestro’s Circle – $5,000 – $9,999


Concertmaster’s Circle – $2,500 – $4,999

Mark and Carol Holtzapple
Steve and Kathy Krusie
Creighton and Jeannie Miller
Bookman and Florence Peters


Orchestra’s Circle – $1,000 – $2,499 

Jo Berg
Leonard and Nancy Berry
Pierce and Carol Cantrell
Abraham and Ruth Clearfield
Jan Folse
Jay and Chrissie Granberry
Norman and Linda Guinasso
Charles Hermann and Lorraine Eden
Bill and Jan Johnson
Sue Lee
Haskell and Jo Monroe
John and Carol Nichols
Emanuel and Carol Parzen
Ronald and Candy Rust
William and Elizabeth Ward
Bradley and Abigail White
Dean and Dorothy Wichern
Dick and Linda Witherite


Benefactor – $500 – $999

Kenneth and Kathi Appelt
Pat and Sarah Ashburn
Alethea Bair-Sutherland
Iris Baker
Douglas and Carol Biggs
Harold and Heidemarie Boas
Brent Maxwell and Patricia Burchfield
Robert and Elizabeth Chenoweth
Robert Lotito and Cydney Donnell
John and Naomi Fackler
Don and Rosemary Green
James and Erin Kracht
Jerry and Cathy Loving
Paul and Linda Parrish
Sheran Riley
Chester Robinson
David and Lou Ellen Ruesink
Rand and Doris Watson
Ward and Diane Wells
Gaines and Susan West
David and Valerie Woodcock


Patron – $250 – $499

Robert and Dorothy Anderson
William and Nancy Benfer
James R. Carrie
David and Joanne Claridge
Jonathan Coopersmith and Lisa Halperin
Davis and Phyllis Fahlquist
Roger and Kim Feldman
Donald Feltz
Fred and Katherine Gardner
Gary and Judy Hart
Ted and Anne Hazen
Patrick and Gail Henry
Rodney and Susan Hill
Daniel and Kay Jennings
Michael King
Larry and Mary Koeninger
Billy and Mary Jo Lay
Ozden Ochoa and Henry Geneczko
Edwin and Allethaire Price
Larry and Jean Ringer
Mary Frances Ross
Mark and Carol Sadoski
Samuel and Ann Sifers
Harry and Delilah Suggs
Margaret Touchstone
Tom Vogel and Barbara Gastel
Robert and Shelley White
Grant and Wendy Wolfe


Sponsor – $100 – $249 

Frank and Jane Anderson, Jr.
Betty Aycock
Scott Ball and Janice Bradshaw
Gary and Jan Barnett
Roger and Penny Beaumont
James Boone Jr.
Linda Bow
Joseph and Evelyn Castiglioni
Dara Childs
Minh Chu
Frank and Sandra da Conturbia
Brett and Olga Cooke
Gus and Marian Cothran
Taylor and Cindy Craigen
Grayum and Dorothy Davis
Bruce and Mary Ann Dickson
Ronald and Barbara Douglas
Frank and Shirley Edmiston
Carroll and Ann Fancher
Warren and Mary Finch
Jane Flaherty
Virginia Fox
Stephen Fulling
Charles and Eleanor Gates
Claude and Joanna Gibson
Matthew Giebert
George and Melanie Halsell
Joe Hanover
James and Nan Heilman
Don Hellriegel
Tom and Dianne Hilde
Susan Irza
Loyce Kahil
Hege and Fadi Kalaouze
John and Grace Keehan
Averyt Knapp and Randi Mays-Knapp
Rodger and Patricia Koppa
Karen Kubena
Donald Clark and Barbara Ladwig
Christopher Lang
George and Monica Lyerly
Carolyn McDaniel
John and Bets McSpadden
Veronika Motekaitis
Joseph and Mary Ann Nagyvary
Carla Patranella
Michael and Karen Pilant
Joseph and Lorraine Quinlan
Dale Rice and Antonio LaPastina
Werner and Beverly Rose
Carl and Peggy Shafer
Joe and Mollie Smith
Stephen and Gretchen Smith
Robert and Pamela Smits
Wayne and Betty Steelman
Charles and Cindy Still
Emil and Barbara Straube
Robert and Katherine Thomas
Ed and Bea Uvacek, Jr.
Mary Volz
John and Carol Wagner
Grover and Mary Walker
Joe and Lima Williams
Connie Wortham
Beverly Young
William and Mary Young 

Friend – $50 – $99

Donald and Maria Austin
George and Ann Bass
Dan and Donna Beto
Richard and Karen Carlson
Joseph Denman
Oliver Goen
Clifford Hunter
Jane Miller
Navasota Music Study Club
J. D. and Sandy Ragsdale
Norma Read
Mary Rodriguez
Greg Sapaugh
Jane Sielken
Kirby and Teresa Smith
James and Mary Lou Starr
Jim Stocker
M.A. and Karen Thomas
J. P. and Sigrid van Buijtenen
Dmitry Vedenov
Dahlis Waller
Thomas and Anne Wehrly
Charles and Mary Jane Wiggins