Support – Society Membership


2016-2017 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

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 34th Season.


Premier Circle – $10,000+

Rose VanArsdel


Maestro’s Circle – $5,000 – $9,999

Friends Association of the Symphony Orchestra (FASO)


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

Otway and Bonnie Denny

Creighton and Jeannie Miller

William and Elizabeth Ward In Memory of  Ruth Clearfield


Orchestra’s Circle – $1,000 – $2,499 

Josephine Berg

Pierce and Carol Cantrell

Grayum and Dorothy Davis

Norman and Linda Guinasso

Bill and Jan Johnson

Sue Lee

Albert and Mary Loudon

Jerry and Cathy Loving

John and Carol Nichols

Ron and Candy Rust

Dick and Linda Witherite

David and Valerie Woodcock


Benefactor – $500 – $999

Don and Donna Adam In Memory of Ruth Clearfield

Harold and Heidemarie Boas

David and Joanne Claridge

Jonathan Coopersmith and Lisa Halperin

Bruce and Mary Ann Dickson

John and Naomi Fackler

Claude and Joanna Gibson

Don and Rosemary Green In Honor of Catherine McGuckin

Pat and Gail Henry

Jim and Erin Kracht In Memory of Dr. Frank Clark

Brent Maxwell and Patricia Burchfield

Joseph and Lorraine Quinlan

Tom and Kathy Ritter In Memory of Ruth Clearfield

Sheran Riley

Chet Robinson

Rod and Ellen Thornton

Rand and Doris Watson

Dean and Dorothy Wichern


Patron – $250 – $499

Frank and Jane Anderson, Jr.

William and Nancy Benfer

Dan and Donna Beto

James R. Carrie

Irwin and Claudia Carroll

Richard Carroll In Memory of Ruth Clearfield

Franco and Sandra da Conturbia

Kim Feldman

Donald Feltz In Memory of Karola Feltz

Jane Flaherty

Fred and Katherine Gardner

Ivy Geiger

Ray and Patty Hannigan

Ed and Janet Harris

Gary and Judy Hart

Rodney and Susan Hill

Jim and Jan Hughes

David Jarrett

John and Grace Keehan

Michael King

Larry and Mary Koeninger

Averyt Knapp and Randi Mays-Knapp In Honor of Russell and Virginia Mays

Christopher Lang

Billy and Mary Jo Lay In Memory of Ruth Clearfield

Carolyn McDaniel

Haskell and Jo Monroe

Michael and Karen Pilant

Edwin and Allethaire Price

Don Rice and Pat Allen-Rice

David and Lou Ellen Ruesink

Mark and Carol Sadoski

Barry and Ann Satterwhite

Michael Schaefer

Margaret Touchstone

Tom Vogel and Barbara Gastel

Ward and Diane Wells

Betty R. Williams

Tommy and Marsha Williams

Robert and Shelley White

Grant and Wendy Wolfe, and Arthur Wolfe

Roland Schweitzer and Susan Woodard


Sponsor – $100 – $249 

Donald and Maria Austin

Betty Aycock

Karen Bachman

Scott Ball and Janice Bradshaw

Marjorie Benson

Douglas and Carol Biggs

Paul Boatright

Leonard Bowden

Alice Gene Butler

Gus and Marian Cothran

Paul and Kathy Defigueiredo

Huey Denman

Ronald and Barbara Douglas

Frank and Shirley Edmiston

Charles and Tedi Ellison

Ann Fancher In Memory of Carroll Fancher

Kathryn Focht

Virginia Fox

Patricia Ging

Jean Gould

Mary Haney In Memory of Colonel Joe T. Haney

Ted and Anne Hazen

Joe and Cathy Hegwood

James Heilman and Nan Reichel-Heilman

Don Hellriegel

Mary Hilderbrand and Andrew Ross

Benjamin and Brooke Hyman

Susan Irza

Tim and Mary Jacobs

Rodger and Patricia Koppa

Andreas Kronenberg

Karen Kubena

Marti Marberry

The Motekaitis Family

Lila Palmer

Richard and Joyce Perkins

Barbara Petty

Larry and Joyce Piper

Werner and Beverly Rose

Gilbert & Judy Rowe 

Joe and Mollie Smith

Ronald and Priscilla Smith

Ellen Stephenson

Charles and Cindy Still

Betty Trost

Ed and Bea Uvacek, Jr. In Memory of Karola Feltz

J. P. and Sigrid van Buijtenen

Mary Volz

Mary Walker

Thomas and Anne Wehrly

Ann Wiatt

Joe and Lima Williams

Beverly Young

William and Mary Young


Friend – $50 – $99

Taylor and Cindy Craigen

LaNell Crumpler In Honor of Lionel and Sylvia White

Joseph and Lena Denman

David Dibello

Ernest and Billie Elmendorf

Joe Hanover

Nancy Inglis and David Dellwo

Karen Kubena

Jane Miller

Kevin Mulligan

Mary Parish

Mary Frances Ross

Carol Scamardo

Kirby and Teresa Smith