Cary Town Band Members

Tenured members listed by section then year.
Adjunct members (members on leave, seasonal and occasional players) listed separately by instrument.
Associate members non-playing associates who assist with audience and house related activities at concerts.

  • Director

  • Piccolo
    • Liz Holoman ('90)*

  • Flute
    • Liz Holoman ('90)*
    • Greg Buol ('05)
    • Mary Norris ('15)
    • Barbara Kirkpatrick ('16)

  • Oboe, English Horn, and Eb Alto Saxophone
    • Virginia Carty ('15)

  • Bassoon
    • Ethan Creaser ('16)

  • Eb Clarinet
    (doubles on Bb or Eb Alto Clarinet or Saxophone)
    • one open position

  • Clarinet
    • Nancy Colegrove ('87)*
    • Bennie Fussell ('87)
    • Kathleen Parker ('09)
    • Joan Fleming ('10)
    • Rosemary Lee ('10)
    • Janet Wherry ('12)
    • Diane Griffin ('13)
    • Ira Gross ('15)
    • Cindy Hiltenbrand ('15)
    • Kelli Shaner ('16)
    • Christie Song ('16)
    • Edward Hall ('16)
    • Kayla Pack Watson ('16)

  • Eb Alto Clarinet and/or Saxophone
    (doubles on Bb or Eb Clarinet)
    • Edward Hall ('16)

  • Bass Clarinet / Bassoon
    • David Brook ('08)*


  • Currently Sitting in
    • Flute - Kristin Stryker Motley
    • Clarinet - Al Tice (RCB)
    • Trumpet - Bill Hiltenbrand ('09)

  • ('##) indicates the year the member joined the band.
  • (RCB) = Raleigh Concert Band

  • Associate Members
    • Clark Colegrove ('87)
    • Kay Struffolino ('88)
    • Ron Baker ('98)
    • Gordon Sinkez ('12)

   * CTB Advisory Council
  • Trumpet
    • Chuck Moore ('04)
    • Meryl Moore ('07)
    • Milton Carawan ('09)
    • Dick Loring ('11)
    • Paul Bowman ('13)
    • Jim Murphy ('13)
    • Steve Chambers ('14)
    • AJ Kochanowski ('15)
    • Jay Shealy ('17)

  • French Horn
    • Scott Stupak ('96)*
    • Emily Baker ('98)
    • Joyce Loring ('13)
    • one open position

  • Euphonium
    • Newt MacCormack ('90)*
    • Frank Mesich ('05)
    • Dan Homiller ('08)
    • one open position

  • Trombone
    • Yoshi Nakamura ('98)*
    • Connie Varner ('11)*
    • Frank Hoss ('14)
    • Paul Frontiero ('15)
    • Teresa Jade ('17)

  • Tuba
    • Ted Bissette ('95)
    • Doug Kelly ('12)
    • Bill White ('17)

  • Percussion
    • Cindy Sinkez ('10)*
    • Kerry Johnston ('16)
    • two open positions



  • Adjunct Members
    • Flute - Vanessa Phillips ('06)
    • Flute - Amanda Danks ('16)
    • Oboe - Lauren Auchter ('10)
    • Clarinet - Stuart Suskind ('11)
    • Clarinet - Sue Siddoway ('13)
    • Clarinet - Brittany Green ('15)
    • Trumpet - Bill Hiltenbrand ('09)
    • Trumpet - Elise Bryan ('15)
    • Trumpet - Isaac Bryan ('15)
    • Horn - Royster Chamblee ('87)
    • Euphonium - Chris Peratrovich ('15)
    • Euphonium - Andrea Carter ('15)
    • Trombone - Paul Sinkez ('13)
    • Tuba - John Broeils ('12)
    • Percussion - Jim Hammerle ('87)
    • Percussion - Jim Linn ('09)
    • Percussion - Heather Johnson('14)
    • Percussion - Mark Gloden ('14)
    • Percussion - Joe D'Ambrosio '16)

Band Positions and Seating shows allocated instrument positions and current seating.

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