Welcome to the Pittsburgh Savoyards Orchestra Section !

The Pittsburgh Savoyards Orchestra is comprised of semi professional and professional musicians who donate their time to play Gilbert and Sullivan Operettas.   The Orchestra also works with musical students who want to experience playing this great music in a live setting.

We invite you to attend a Live Pittsburgh Savoyards Performance to experience what a wonderful and exciting difference a performance can be with Live Music!

Our current orchestra members are:

Conductor: Guy Russo
Guest Conductor: Edward Leonard
Concertmaster: Laura Leonard
Assistant Concertmaster: Monica Hurley
Orchestra Manager: Lynette Garlan

Violin 1
Laura Leonard, Concertmaster
Pegeen Eslami
Monica Hurley
Daniel MacDonald

Violin 2
Terri Denmon
Lynette Garlan

Viola
Jerry Agin
Mary Bragdon
Phil Wion

Cello
Steve Leonard

Flute
Susan Craft
Martha Funderburgh
Suzanne Levinson
Leigh Snyder

Oboe
Margaret Kenney
Karyn Drombosky

Clarinet
Carol Gilmour
Andrew Peters
James Rumbaugh

Bassoon
Karen Atria

French Horn
Julia Brooks
Thomas Fitzpatrick
Bill Kimes
Erick Lahti

Trumpet
Larry Conway
James Funderburgh
Matt Maners

Trombone
Courtney Conner
Art Craft
Michael Fink
Ryan Moser
John Neuohr

Percussion/Timpani
Cynthia Pennington

Keyboard/Rehearsal Accompanist
Matt Brown

The orchestra is a volunteer orchestra made up of semi-professional and professional musicians who donate their time to play this wonderful music for the Pittsburgh Savoyards shows. We love to work with musical students who want to experience playing this great music in a live setting.

Interested in joining, or have other questions about the orchestra? Please contact orchestramanager@pittsburghsavoyards.org.