Our Sponsors

  • Doug and Gail Belanger

  • Leonard and Helen Byrne

  • Mary Ruth Carleton and Bruce Hunt

  • Joan Degerstrom

  • Michael Ebinger and Britt Ravnan

  • Paul and Susan Kennedy

  • Maxine Kopczynski

  • Dr. Philip and Mrs. Jennifer Ogden

  • In memory of Jean and Carole Romberg

  • Billie M. Severtsen

  • Gerry and Bill Sperling

  • Phebe Thompson

  • Richard Trudell and Dr. Nancy Morrison

  • Anonymous

Our Donors

We gratefully acknowledge the growing list of friends who give generously to support the Spokane Symphony, Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, and the Spokane Symphony & Fox Theater Endowment Fund. Donor listings reflect cumulative 12-month giving history. All donations for fiscal year 2023 —July 1st, 2022 – June 30th, 2023


▨  Denotes Sustaining Donor

◭  Denotes Endowment Donor

  Denotes Education Donor

◓  Denotes Special Projects Donor



Idaho Central Credit Union



Helen and Leonard Byrne
In memory of Jean and Carole Romberg

Perfect Pitch


Vernice and David Cohen
Joan Degerstrom
Future Song Foundation  
Hagan Foundation 
Johnston-Fix Foundation 
Andy and Liz Law
Billie Severtsen
Phebe Thompson
The Estate of James and Carole Walker

Platinum Baton


Christopher and Christine Ashenbrener
Doug and Gail Belanger
John and Christeena Blasen
Kay Brightman 
Clearwater Paper
Anne and Stacey Cowles
Sara Duggin
Patricia Gorman Ewers ◭
The E. S. Bergquist Foundation
First Interstate Bank
George F. Jewett Foundation
Mary Ruth Carleton and Bruce Hunt
Innovia Foundation
I.S. and Emily Fetterman Foundation
Frank Knott
Sybil MacDonald
Ann Fennessy and Robert Maixner
Dr. William and Mary Murphy
Barry and Kathy Rettkowski
Ellen and John Williams

Gold Baton


American Graphics Installations, Inc.
Joan and John Anderson
Lauren Armstrong
Martha Birk
Elisabeth Buxton
Carl M Hansen Foundation 
City of Spokane
Sandy and Bruce Colquhoun
Frank and Sunny Cook
George and Lila Girvin
Ron and Carolyn Gooley ▨
Arsen and Daria Kitch
Sally Kleaveland
Sara Maleki
Dubravka and Danko Martincic
Joe Wessman and Debbie Maurus
Elizabeth Cowles and James Meyer
The Estate of Elaine Meyer
Rita and Ron Mickelson
Richard Trudell and Nancy Morrison, PhD
Dian Nelsen
Carol and Bruce Nelson
Deralyn and Delbert Nord
Carla Nuxoll
Karen Wohlen and Joe Organick
Susan and James Palm
Michael Ebinger and Britt Ravnan
Otto and Denny Schatz 
Jerry Searfoss
Ruth Seignemartin
Hal Hunt and Claudia Smith
Smith-Barbieri 
Gerry and Bill Sperling
The Welty Foundation 
Lyle and Kathy Wendling
Curtis and Nancy Wickre
Dawn and Neil Worrall
Harriet Van Wyck
Anonymous (2)

Maestro’s Circle


Wayne Attwood
Dale Boercker
Walter Bonsack
Bernard Sheldon and Mary Jane Corliss
Sandra Duffy
Greg MacDonald and Nancy Evans
First Interstate BancSystem Foundation
Bill and Judy Heaton
Jack and Felicia Kendall
Selena and Myles Kennedy
Russell and Deborah Lee
Spike Lynch
Barbara and William Morkill
William and Paula Nelson ▨
Gilbert and Beth Rossing
A. W. and Vivian Louise Saylor
Donald Schaefer
Ginny Schuyler
Laurel and Douglas Siddoway
Sheila Sloan
Grant and Lelia Smith
Connie M. Stacey
Peter and Karen Wildman

Encore Society


Rev. Dr. George and Jan Abrams
Tom and Helen Allerding ▨
Ron Anderson
Zach and Sim Arms ▨
Kathryn Tolin and Bruce Bailey
John and Sindra Barber
James and Nancy Barthelmess
Cary and Kay Bass
Ron and Joyce Benfield
Faith Hayflich and Charles Boettcher
Diane Duggan Bowers
Mark and Sharon Bowman 
Frances Brewer
Krista Brown
Barb and Mike Cantlon 
Michael and Anne Chamberlain
Dave and Mari Clack 
Joe and Jane Clements
Colleen Carey and Arnold Cohen
Commercial Creamery Company
Jane Ellsworth and William Conable ▨
Matthew Dudley and Lea Conner
William and Cynthia Corrick 
James Cowles
Randy and Linda Crowe
Michael Cunningham
Lee Dominey
Matthew Ewers
Thomas Kearney and Sharon Fischer ▨
Michael and Carole Folsom
Fosseen Foundation
Anne Franke
Jay Franz
Lawrence and Patricia Garvin
Arthur Harlow and Mary Giannini 
Jean and Michael Gonnella
Dotty Greer ◭
Douglas Griffith
Judy Grollmus ▨
Kelsey and Scott Hadley
Bart and Lindell Haggin
Don and Janet Hart
Robert Pyle and Lunell Haught
Mike and Cathy Henneberry
Judith and John Heusner
Gary and Barbara Hordemann
Lori and Dan Houk
TJ Houk
Karen J. Creveling-Hughes and Joel A. Hughes
Bruce and Maxine Johnson
Joanne Quinsey and Tom Johnson
Elouise and Jim Johnson
Dr. Steve Johnson
Steven and Susan Kelsch
Bill Kingman
Jim Kuhns
Doug and Janet Lambarth
Latah Creek Wine Cellars
Robert and Marilyn Laugen ▨
Courtney Lewis
The Estate of Louis S. and Margery
L. Livingston
The Estate of Betty and Scott Lukins
Susan Mattoon 
Max J. Kuney Company
Pamela C. Behring and Michael J. McBride
Joel and Joy Moore
Peter and Anne Mounsey
Mike and Muffy Murphy
Susan Nunes
Leonard Oakland ▨
John and Diane Packard
David and Karen Parsons ◭
Carla Peperzak
John and Ashley Peterson
Bridget and Paul Piper
Caryl Poshusta
Thomas and Sallye Prenger
Dick and Trudy Raymond
Terry and Jane Reed
Stephen and Sherilyn Renner
Sharlene Rivers
Jean and Kenneth Roberts
Jerry Rosen
Susan and Mike Rudd
Sally Sawtell
Milton and Judy Sawyer
Tom and Mary Pat Schemmel
Dr. Sam and Rosemary Selinger
Gerald and Patricia Sittser
Fred and Lyn Sleator
William and Pamela Small
Marcia Smith
Ronald and Heidi Stanley
Steve and Linda Swartley
Glea and Tom Trulove
Bobbie Domonouski and Doug Vilhauer
Ed and Amy Walker
John and Sheree Wilkinson
Robert and Eva Wirthlin
Peter and Gay Witherspoon
Richard and Suzanne York

First Chair Society


Steve Vigus and Carol Albietz
Gail and Dex Amend
Judy and Doug Beane
Frank Beattie
Rick and Julie Biggerstaff
The Blackbaud Giving Fund
Carol Worthington-Borodin and David Borodin ▨
Rick and Maureen Boutz
Bill and Kate Bradley
John Anderson and Alberta Brassfield
Dave Broom
Virgina Brunette
P.J. and Bridget Carstens
Jana Sue Carter
Nancy and Pat Chase
Carolyn Clark
Lou Corones
Rodney and Darlene Croteau
Virgil and Lyn Dedas
Martin and Betty Deeg
David and Rebecca Egger
Jan Wigen and Larry Ellingson
Sara and David Ensor
Thomas and Patricia Fairchild
Mark Faulkner ◭
Darlene Fisher
Art and Nancy Flagan
Mike and Vicki Frucci
Paul and Shirley Galli
Dr. Robert and Meryl Gersh
Gilbert and Yvonne Goodwater
Suzanne Grainger
Jody Graves 
Terri Gruber
Judy Hamel
Betsy and Doug Hammond
Mary Heath
Richard and Carol Hendershot
Bruce Higgins
Linda and Roy Hooten
Creigh and Janice House ◭
Suzanne Hoyle
Melodee Jones and Bob Hyslop
Bill and Debbie Jennison
Janet and Robert Johnson
Vicki Jorgens
Sam and Jane Joseph
Thomas Kasson
Gary and Nora Klingsporn
Gretchen Olson Kopp
Phil and Carol Kowzan
Donald Krueger
Don and Charlotte Lamp
Pat and Bill Lamphere
Jean and Gordon Larson
Donald and Haideh Lightfoot
Kathy Luden
Cindy and Kyle Malmquist ▨
Gary and Lisa Marks
Jacob and Colleen Meighan
Kathleen Meyer ◭
Patricia Meyers
George Halekas and Pat Moberly 
Virginia and John Moody
Eteri Byazrova and Yuri Morozov
Correen Morrill
Carole Rolando and Michael Myers
Diane DeFelice and David Nelson
Bill and Suzette Nordstrom 
Joseph and Alison Nowakowski
Douglas Orr
Overbluff Charitable Fund
David Partovi
Donald and Marlene Peters
Libby and Matthew Pugel
Harley and Melanie Reckord
Anni Brandt and Terry Rempel
Joe and Pam Ridlington
Rachel and Larry Kristianson
Jerry and Maureen Ritter
Craig and Valerie Rongey
James and Nancy Schoepflin
Rosemary Shockley
Eric and Heidi Smith ▨
Earl Smith
Brent Stanyer
Lori Steiner 
John Eisenhauer and Jil Strate ▨
Marisa Stone
Blair and Susan Strong
Jim Kolva and Pat Sullivan
Ken and Lee Swedberg
Patrick and Diane Thomas 
Al and Bernie Toutant
Maria Trunkenbolz
Cheryl and Royce Van Gerpen
Wagstaff, Inc.
Walker Construction, Inc.
Todd and Christine Weaver
Jennifer and Kevin West
Ruth and Dan Wimberly
Sally Winkle ▨
Annis Young
Anonymous (5)

Inner Circle


Jeanne L. Ager
Roger and Sandra Anderson
Lloyd Abrams ▨
Charles Best
Mark and Jane Bitz
Carol Blume
Bruce and BJ Bowen
Mary Burroughs
William and Judy Camden
Carmax Foundation
Sharon and Joe Conaty
Jim and Patty Conaty
Patricia Crawford
Kay and Kevin Dixon
Robert Drury
Bill Drury
Steve and Debbie Duvoisin
Kim and Anita Eccles
Pauline Eggleston
English Funeral Chapels, Inc
Heidi and Ken Farr
Stan Fergin
Leslie Field
Sandy and Chuck Finan
Sandra Fink
Karl and Suzanne Fleming
Anne Fox
Hope Fulwiler
Jim and Jo Ann Gooley 
Don and Janet Gorman
Richard and Jan Gower
Willie Graf ◭
Kelly Grieves
Joseph Harari
Kelly Heck
Brandon Hollingsworth
Mary Huggins
Valerie and Albert Hughes
Tom and Ruth Ann Johnson
Jerry and Julia Jose 
Dr. Ken and Marie Kapstafer
Judy Kelsch
Gudrun Klim
Steve and Peggy Koehler
Shelly Kuney 
Val and Tom Kuntz
Sean and Gretchen LaSalle
Andre and Kathy LaSalle
Ed and Kay Lester
Dan Lord-Flynn
M-T Management
Todd Maddock
James and Susan Malm
Paul and Janet Mann
Jane Mark 
John Marshall and Lynne Feller
Marshall ▨
V.A. Maxwell
Janie McCaslin 
Dave McGann ◭
Blaine Metting and Ann McLaughlin-Metting
Elsa Metting
Dan and Linda Miller
Susan Morris
Bill and Susan Mulvihill
Ben and Jo Ann Nielsen
Greg Olson ▨
Dan and Susan Ott
Karl and Kate Otterstrom ▨
Marion and James Park
Shawna and H. Laird Parry
Linda and Robert Pool
Pamela Randolph
Susan Richardson 
Guillermo and Alyce Rubio
DJ Russell
Sean Schilke 
Bob and Sue Schneidmiller
Dr. Judith Schoepflin
Kathy and Steve Schrader
James and Susan Shaw
A.J. Sheredos
Paul Slaughter
Peggy Springer ▨
Greg and JoAnn Tripp
Nick and Karen Warrick
Larry and Mary Winters ▨
Daniel Yang and Jeannette Wee-Yang
Igor Yudovich
Linda Siverts and Tony Yuen

Overture Society


Deral and Carol Adams 
Nancy Agres
Karen Ahlstrom
Martha and James Ahrens
Judith Anderson
Terry Arai
Laura Arksey
Mary Beth Aubertin
Charles and Sally Bailey
Lesley Barrios
Karen Bart
Carolyn and Gerald Bauch
Joy Beal
Sue Ann and Nick Beamer
Bud and Marcia Belles
Bill and Berdine Bender
Mary Lou Bennington
Charlene and Frank Bittick
Kathy and Bruce Bixler
Brad Blegen
Stephen Blott
Deborah and F. Neale Bock
Barbara Bonino
Lorean Boornazian
David Bowman
James Brandmueller
Sherry Bucholz
Alan H. McCoy and Audrey Burr
James and Laurie Calderhead
Ashley Cantlon
Don and Shirley Carlton
Linda Carroll
Thomas Caswell
Jill Cathey
Judith Chastain
Andrea and John Chatburn
Ronald Cocchiarella
Martin and Laura Col
Karen Conlin
Laurie and Tom Connolly
Jennifer Cook
Roger and Judy Cooke
Janelle and Danny Cordero
Andrea Crumpler
Dan and Mary Cutler
Dana Dalrymple
Sherrill and Dick Dietz
Dawn Dively
Dennis and Gretchen Eaker
Duane Easterly
Dixie Eggleston
Jim and Sue Els
John Empsall
Sherry Ennis
Ceanne Evans
Sharon Fairchild
Ralphine Fallquist
Ruth Fealk
Elizabeth Ferrier
Chrissie Fink
Margot Fitzgerald
Neal and Sharon Fosseen
Friday Musical Club
Lisa Freeland
Sherry and John Gaiser
Richard and Judith Gammon 
Michelle Ghrist
Janis and John Giesa
Sherry and Hal Gillespie
Anne Gillis
Susan Gilman
Michael and Lupe Gilmartin
Ernest and Venera Gilmour
Barbra and David Girshick
Holly Love and Pam Glass
Bob and Susan Gray
William and Linda Greene
Kathryn Grothman
John and Janelle Hall
Darren Hand
Molly Hannan
Lucille Hanson ▨
James Harless and Sheila Wagner-Harless
Michael Haugen ▨
Cindy and Michael Hauser
Kay Heberling
Mary Hendry
Stephen Herling
Jane and Dennis Hession
Joe and Sharon Hindman
Mike and Christie Hinnen
Doris Holdaway
Gary and Sharon Holmes
Norma Hols
Keith Congleton and Kathy Hubbard
Eric Iannelli
Timothy and Priscilla Ice
Mari Jo Imig
Serban and Raluca Ionescu
Ruth Jensen
Rosa Johansen
Brian and Mary Jane Jonas
Shari Kain
Masako and Maurice Keeler
Dan and Nancy Kessler
Karen Gendron and Dean Kiefer
Chuck and Joan King
Jeff King
Mike and Clare Kobluk
Monique Kolonko
Diana Koorkanian-Sauders ▨
Stephen and Karen Kraft
Jay Krumbholz ▨
Rita Kuhnlein
Stephen and Kris Lamberson
Jacqueline Lane
Consuelo Larrabee
Ann Le Bar
Marti and Bill Lee
Scott and Karen Leinen 
Donivan Johnson and Tara Leininger 
Ed and Jann Leppien 
Mel and Sheila Leskinen 
KNona Liddell, Ph.D.
Mary Lively
Gary Livingston
Lisa Love
Ron and Judy Lugone
Dave Lundgren
Delbert and Eva-Maria Lusk
David and Merry Maccini
Nancy MacKerrow
Lawton Fox and Melissa Madsen ◭
Daralyn Mattei
Scott and Barbara McArthur ▨
Dave and Bobbie McGann 
Mike and Pat McGowan
Jeta McKillip 
Michael and Ingrid McKim
Elizabeth McLaughlin
Don and Marilyn McNally
Richard and Carol Melin
Linda Meyer
Deborah R Miciak
Jodeen Mitchell
Terry Moore
Christine Morel
Camilla Mounts
Cynthia and Gary Munson
Katherine Myers
William Nesbitt
Jessie Norris
Estate of Dr. Arthur F. Noskowiak
Joe Jovanovich and Terese Palaia
Robert and Jean Panther
Paula and Jim Perez 
Joyce Perkins
Mary Perry
Chris and Norma Petersen
Chuck and Donna Pierce
Mike and Betty Pontarolo
George and Virginia Potts
Greg and Margaret Presley
James Puryear
Judy Putnam
Kate Quinn
Jan Quintrall
Fred Radebaugh
Janet Rea
Mary Lou Reed
Carolyn Reed
Corinne Reitmeier ▨ 
Maureen and Bill Rickard
Bruce and Susan Ridley
John and Shirley Riley
Larissa Robinson
Susan Rohrer
William Simer and Renee Rolando
Carol Rosenquist
Janet Ruehl
Andrew Bright and Janet Russell
Brooks Sackett
Tom Sahlberg
Linda Sanford
Golie Jansen and Frederick Schrumpf 
Del Schwisow 
Stephen Scott
David Seamans
Richard and Helen Ann Shanley
Dr. J. Paul and Sharma Shields
Patricia and George Shipley
Glen and Dorothea Shoup
Dan and Julie Simmons
Robert and Janis Simpson
Bob and Pat Skattum
Salli and Jim Sledge
Debra Van Slyke
Lynda Smith
Gregory Smith
Gilbert and Christi Smith
John Smoots
Spokane Music Teachers Association
Laura Somerton
Valita Speranzi
David and Lisa Stagaman
Fred and Karen Stahl
Mike and Bianca Steinbaugh
Jerry Stelzer
Liz DeNiro and Paul Swetik
Barbara Taketa
Maureen Miller and Thomas Tamm
Lynn Terwilliger
Doug and Theresa Tesarik
Cathy Thompson
Michelle and Bryan Tompkins
Marilyn Trail
Jenifer Gordon and Michael Trudell
Barbara Tuttle
Daniel and Tina Varey
Gary and Vicki Van Heuvelen
Linda and Wayne Venters
Normandy Vincent
Elizabeth Visconti
Dr. Jon and Sally Wamba
Grace Warner
Bob and Olivia Waterman
Joyce Watson
Denny and Grace Watt
Constance Nelson and Robert Weaver
Jacelyn Wedell
Irene Weir
Douglas Wester
Anne Claire and Z. Harry Whitley 
Tim and Linda Williams
Richard and Burma Williams
Virginia Wordell
Charlotte and Peter Yocom
Judi and Donald Young
Vivian Zagelow
Gary and Sharon Zentzis 
Cecelia Zwick
Anonymous (7)

Staccato Society


Martha Agnew
Trayci Ballin
Thomas and Wende Barker
Harry Batty
Gayle Bayne
Angie Beauchamp
John Bottelli
Jeanette Brenner
Penelope Brown
Sheila Brunton
Mary and Lawrence Bryan 
Neal Buckaloo
Derek Buckley
Stephanie Burcham
Kent Burnham
Timothy Casey
Curtis and Margee Chambers
Amy Chase
Margaret Clark
Nate Crumet
Larry Davis and Eldonna Shaw-Davis
Suzanne Decker
Bruce and Terri Didesch
Loi Eberle
Rose Fanger
Stephanie Fremstad
Angela Garcea
Angelle Gerl
Robert Gibbs
Diane Gordon
Karl Grotenhuis
Dan Gwiazdon
Michael and Mary Haberman 
Pia Hallenberg
Nita Hamilton
Greg Harmon
Jennifer Hicks
Frederic Hodge
Whitney Holley
Lynn Holmes
Ann Jackson-Avery
Jean Jalufka
Anne Katsaris
Karen King
Cindi Knight
Ken Krall
Moritz Kundig
Phil Larkin
Stanley Lauderbaugh
Victoria Lawrence
Rebekah Mace
Colleen Mahoney
Malcolm Manwell
Bob and Deborah Marlowe
Alexander Martin
Anita Martinez
Charnell Mayer
Leana McCann
Paige McFeeley
Reneé and Bill McMahon
Joan Milton
Hershel Zellman and Mary Noble
Robyn O’Connor
Henry Lin and Linda Partoll
Lis Peery
Heidi Peters
Kenn Priebe
Christie Ray
Catharine and Gregory Roth
Cindy Scott
Patricia Sexton
Ann and Tom Shaw
Kurt Sjoberg
Milton Snyder
Lynn Springer
Patricia Standal
Carolanne Steinebach
Judy and Phillip Stephens 
Mark Stinson 
Donald and Diana Storey
Thomas and Susan Summerson
Stephen Thew
Molly and Walter Thompson 
Donald and Jeanne Tomlinson
Ha Tran
Hailey Tye
Leslie Vara
Brian Vining
Linda White
Tom and Carol Williams
Mike and Carol Wilson
Ann and Michael Winger
James and Marie Wyatt
Pete Wyman
Lynn Yamashiro
Anonymous (2)

Musical Legacy Society

*Lucille Elizabeth Allert
*Dr. Arthur F. Noskowaik
Walter and Sally Bonsack
Dave and *Mary Jane Broom
Elisabeth H. Buxton
Helen and Leonard Byrne
Judith Chastain
The Estate of *Firth and *Katherine Chew
Carolyn Clark
Nancybell Coe
Martin and Laura Col
Mary Jane Corliss
*Arthur B. and Joan G. Craig
Lori and Lawrence Cullen
Diane DeFelice and David Nelson
Michael Ebinger and Britt Ravnan
Mr. Kevin W. Epps
Gerard Fischer
William C. and *Harriet J. Fix
Estate of *Sue and *Patrick Flammia
Michael Flannery and Dean Lynch
Carole and Michael Folsom
Lloyd G. Fowler and *DeLane Fowler
*Bernard and Anne Fox
Anne Franke and Michael West
Jay L. Franz
Ron and Carolyn Gooley
*Jeanette Harras
Janet and Don Hart
*Edward Heavner Estate
Dr. Michael and Cathy
Estate of *Margaret A. Hinnenkamp
Ann Hurst and Charles Latimer
*Wendal and *Virgina Jones
Dr. *Robert and Jean Kendall
Paul and Susan Kennedy
Estates of Lyman V.
and Cora V. Kinard
Frank Knott
*Sherry Knott
James Kuhns
Janet Lambarth
Martha and William Lee
*Louis S. and *Margery Livingston
Lura V. Whitham Estate
Spike and *Molly Lynch
Joel and Joy Moore
*Beverly Neraas
Estate of *Mary Olsen
Estate of *Robert Ogden
John Patrouch and Linda Jean Hartman
*Al and Pat Payne
Ruth S.H. Pearson
*John A. and *Janet F. Peterson
Paul and Bridget Piper
Lucretia L. Pladera
Lynne and Ben Ridlon
V. Louise Saylor
Billie M. Severtsen
Garry T. Shea
Charles and Cathy Simon
*Richard and Connie Stacey
*Jean and *J. Herman Swartz
Pat and Kirk Thomas
Ms. Phebe Thompson
*Betty Barker Tiffany
Dr. Darlene A. Townsend
Richard W. Trudell and *C. Darlene Trudell
Harriet and *Sam Van Wyck
Daniel and Jeannette Wee Yang
*Elizabeth M. Welty, M.D.
*Patricia Wenke
Jan Wigen and Larry Ellingson
Dan and Ruth Wimberly Trust
Anonymous (3)


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