Symphony Under the Stars

Symphony Under the Stars

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PROGRAM

Allan R. Scott – Conductor
Chloe Lowery – Vocalist
LaKisha Jones – Vocalist
Rob Evan – Vocalist
Backup Singers:
Katy Wright
Rachel Aagenes
Jeff Kitto
HELENA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

 

QUEEN
We Will Rock You / We are the Champions+

CHICAGO
25 or 6 to 4 +

CINDI LAUPER
Girls Just Want to Have Fun +

EAGLES
Hotel California +

GLORIA GAYNOR
I Will Survive +

DUSTY SPRINGFIELD
Son of a Preacher Man +

ARETHA FRANKLIN
Respect +

HEART
Alone +

DIANA ROSS
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough +

QUEEN
Bohemian Rhapsody +

*** Intermission*** 

STYX
Come Sail Away

BEE GEES
Stayin’ Alive+ 

IKE & TINA TURNER
Proud Mary+  

LED ZEPPELIN 
Stairway to Heaven+  

MADONNA
Like A Prayer

MICHAEL JACKSON
Man in the Mirror+

AEROSMITH
Dream On+

HAIRSPRAY
You Can’t Stop the Beat +

+ = Helena Symphony premiere performance

 

 

 

Helena Symphony

EXECUTIVE STAFF

Scott Kall, Project Manager
Dr. Thomas Evans, President, Carroll College
Allan R. Scott, Music Director, Helena Symphony
Matthew Dale, President, Helena Symphony
Butch Biskupiak, Director of Facilities, Carroll College
John Juntunen, Director of Grounds, Carroll College

 

 

ARTISTIC ADMINISTRATION

Katie Mason Korin, Director of Artistic Planning
Scott Kall, Director of Patron Services; Operations Manager
Scott Black, Orchestra Librarian
June Lee, Staff Accompanist
Deanna Johnson, Chorale Manager
Constance Bergum, Featured Artist
Allen Lefohn, Staff Photographer
Tom Rolfe, Artist Driver

 

PRODUCTION STAFF

Jillian Newton, Volunteer Coordinator
Joe Sanford, Assistant to the Project Manager
Mike Jones, Sound & Lights
Jay Waller, Stage & Lights, StagePro
Rob Holter, Crew Contractor
Rick Almendinger, Big Sky Fireworks
Edge Marketing+Design, Graphic Design & Marketing
Allegra Printing, Printing

 

 

ORCHESTRA PERSONNEL

VIOLIN
Stephen Cepeda, Concertmaster
Michael Mleko, Principal Second
Ellie Parker, Associate Principal Second
Emily Cooley
Laura Dalbey
Allison Elliott
Sarah Harmsworth
Jeff Iams
Sally Lynam
Mary Murphy
Vikki Payne
Susan Platt
Cathy Pomeroy
Coral White

VIOLA
Garion Holian, Principal
Katie Gildner
Scott Grundsted
Jamie Huestis
Elisabeth Sibulsky
Aurora Torres

CELLO
Linda Kuhn, Principal
Katie Beckman
David Harmsworth
Don Harmsworth
Matt Wellert
Carson Yahvah

BASS
Cortney Bury
John Coefield
Ryan Hennessy
Tom Larson

FLUTE/PICCOLO
Barbara Berg, Principal
Kathy Chase

OBOE/ENGLISH HORN
Becky Tipler, Principal
Mackenzie Stone

CLARINET
Jill Miller, Principal
Jennifer Skogley

BASSOON
Natalie Law
Alicia McLean

SAXOPHONE
Wally Stromberg, alto
Robert Prince, tenor

HORN
Ian McLean, Acting Principal
Warren McCullough, Assoc. Principal
Brooke Mortensen
Clay Kellogg

TRUMPET
Thomas Lee, Principal
Michael Hamling
Duane Zehr

TROMBONE
Don Stone, Principal
Fred Wenger
Scott Black

TUBA
Phil Johnstone, Principal

HARP
Tess Michel

PIANO/KEYBOARDS
Steve Olson, Principal

GUITAR
Owen Thayer, electric lead guitar
Trebor Riddle, electric bass

DRUM SET
Tom Schaefer

TIMPANI
Dennis Dell

PERCUSSION
Lauree Wenger
Rosie Cerquone
Stephen Versaevel

BACK UP SINGERS
Katy Wright
Rachel Aagenes
Jeff Kitto

EVENT MERCHANDISE

Help keep the tradition alive!

We appreciate your donations greatly as they allow us to make Symphony Under the Stars possible every year. Don’t want to bring cash to the concert? Donate online anytime! This year only, donations at the concert $25 and over you will get a beachball, $50 and over you will get the official t-shirt. An 80’s rock concert is just not done right without one!

Limited edition art prints of the original watercolor, signed by the artist Constance R. Bergum, Maestro Allan R. Scott, and Carroll College President Dr. Thomas M. Evans, are now available for purchase at the Helena Symphony tent near the vendors’ area. Additionally, a limited number of t-shirts are available. Posters are available for $25 and t-shirts are $10.

Any remaining stock of prints or t-shirts will be available at the Symphony office at 2 N. Last Chance Gulch or by phone (406) 442-1860.

 

 

More Information

DIAMOND ($10,000 or more)
Sheila & Jack Collishaw

PLATINUM ($5,000-$9,999)
City of Helena
Helena Community Credit Union
Mary Munger

SILVER ($1,000-$2,999)
AARP of MT
D.A. Davidson & Co.
First Interstate Bank
Marilyn Hudson
Marie Kall
Lewis & Clark County
Nancy & Alan Nicholson
Opportunity Bank
Rocky Mountain Credit Union
St. Peter’s Hospital
The Boeing Company
Valley Bank of Helena
Wipfli LLP

BRONZE ($500-$999)
Anderson ZurMuehlen
Gaynell & David Bruck
Crowley Fleck PLLP
Bruce Desonia
Diana & Tom Dowling
Lisa & Dr. Thomas M. Evans
Tori Hunthausen
Kanter/Kallman Foundation
Morrison-Maierle, Inc.
Dianne Nickman
Robert Peccia & Associates
US Bank

FRIEND ($100-$499)
Gail Brown
Susan & Chuck Butler
Karrie Fairbrother
Fred Flanders
Leila Goldes
Jo Lasich
Power Townsend
Julie & Tim Reardon
Seese Family Trust
Peter Sullivan
Scottie & Tom Trebon
Birds & Beasleys

 

IN KIND CONTRIBUTIONS
AARP of MT
Connie Bergum
Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel
Bill Roberts Golf Course
The Brewhouse Pub & Grill
City of Helena
Darcie Conquergood
Helena B.I.D.
Edge Marketing + Design
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Ghost Art Gallery
Green Meadow Country Club
Gruber Masonry
K&J Convention Services
Placer Motors
Litt’l John’s Septic Service
Montana Rail Link
Qwik Signs & Classic Creations
St. Peter’s Hospital
Staggering Ox
State of Montana, Dept. of Administration
Van’s Thriftway

ADDITIONAL THANKS
All the Vendors
All the Volunteers
Boy Scouts of America
Capital HS Band
Carroll College Athletics
Helena Fire Department
Helena Food Share
Helena Music Teachers Association
Helena Police Department
Piccolo’s Music
Carroll College Staff & Crews
Our Redeemers Lutheran Church
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church