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
Concertmaster: Laura Leonard
Orchestra Manager: Lynette Garlan

Violin 1
Laura Leonard, Concertmaster
Fonda Hollenbaugh

Violin 2
Terri Denmon
Lynette Garlan

Viola
Jerry Agin
Mary Bragdon
Phil Wion

Cello
Layne McNish
Joanne Luchsinger

Bass
Bob Patterson

Flute
Susan Craft, Section Organizer
Martha Funderburgh
Suzanne Levinson
Leigh Snyder

Oboe
Margaret Kenney
Jordan Sherman

Clarinet
Jim Bouwkamp
Carol Gilmour
James Rumbaugh

Bassoon
Karen Atria
Brett Freithaler

French Horn
Bill Kimes
Erik Lahti

Trumpet
Jeffrey Blum
Caitlin Colkitt
Larry Conway
James Funderburgh, Section Organizer

Trombone
Art Craft, Section Organizer
Courtney Conner
Michael Fink
Justin Miller
Ryan Moser
John Neurohr

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.