CCO Musicians

Charlotte Civic Orchestra Musicians 2019-2020

Violin I

Ann Bellino, Concertmaster
Katie Carpenter
Travis Dunn
Yuka Frunzi
Robert Grier
Jessie Hart
Christine Kuznia
David Lebel
Amy Reynolds
Anita Strauss-LaRowe
Sabu Yamamoto

Violin II

Sharon Bullard
Jill Chen
Merita Hall
Michelle Harden
Donna Hildreth
Jenny Jones
Anna Marie Mantey
Beth Pierpont
Martha Player *
Dorcas Rowsonn


Connor Frunzi
Suzie Jayroe
Mikas Kuprenas
Gwendolyn McClellan
Lincoln Reeves *
Andrew Werner


Austin Burdine
Marscia Martinez-Mendoza
Gretchen Mortimore -Thill
Amanda Saari *
Ben Shugg


David Ballenger
CJ Michael *
Amanda Roesch
Jill Wyse *


David Manseau
William Mason
Henry Trexler *


Lynn Bowes
Kyle Carinelli
Stephanie Hood*


Gregg Peele *
Scott Smith
Substitute: Michael Brotherton


Brenda Casciani
Claudia Devereax *
Substitute: Kim Booher
Substitute: Amanda McAllister


Chelsea Karpeh
Chris Willis *
Substitute: Jordan Owen


Jennifer Martyak
David Wallace *
Substitute: Ann Manseau


David Bason
Jaana Britt
Daniel Ford *


Pat Moehring *
Michael Stephens*


Davis Brown
Walter Moore *
Substitute: Travis Goodwin
Substitute: Katie Kilroy


Hannah Blalock George *

Brahms and Beyond

September 23, 2018

Brahms and Beyond Poster

Brahms and Beyond

  • DATE:  Sunday, September 23rd, 3:30 p.m.
  • VENUE:  River Hills Community Church, 104 Hamilton’s Ferry Rd. Lake Wylie, SC 29710
  • TICKETS: Admission is FREE – Please invite your friends and family
  • SPECIAL GUEST: John Leon Lewis, Baritone
    • Brahms Symphony No. 1
    • Cole Porter Medley, Some Enchanted Evening, Ol Man River, I Can Only Imagine and more

Christmas Extravaganza

November 25, 2018

XMAS 2018

Christmas Extravaganza

  • DATE:  Sunday, November 25th, 7:30 p.m.
  • VENUE:  Halton Theater, CPCC Central Campus, 1206 Elizabeth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204
  • TICKETS: $30 Available thru CPCC Box Office, (704) 330-6534
    • Cynthia Harris, Soprano
    • Charlotte City Ballet
    • Encore Dancers
    • Holiday Singers
    • Combined Choirs of South Meck High and Butler High School
    • Over 350 Performers!
  • REPERTOIRE:  Christmas and Holiday Seasonal Favorites

Music at the Abbey

February 10, 2019


Music at the Abbey

  • DATE:  Sunday, February 10th, 2019 3:00 p.m.
  • VENUE: Belmont Abbey College, 100 Belmont Mt Holly Rd, Belmont, NC 28012
  • TICKETS: Donations. Please invite your friends and family.
  • SPECIAL GUESTS: Carolina Pro Musica
    • Bach Cantata BWV 209
    • Telemann Recorder Concerto
    • Mozart Symphony no. 39

Gardner-Webb University

April 28, 2019

Man in clouds

  • DATE: Sunday, April 28th, 2019 3:00 p.m.
  • VENUE:  Gardner-Webb University, Boiling Springs, NC
  • TICKETS: Admission is FREE – Please invite your friends and family
  • REPERTOIRE:  Handel – Messiah

Songs for Our Earth

May 19, 2019

Songs of the Earth

Songs for Our Earth

  • DATE:  Sunday, May 19th, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
  • VENUE:  Matthews United Methodist Church, 801 S Trade St, Matthews, NC 28105
  • TICKETS: Available at the door
    • Adults: $15
    • Seniors/Students: $12
    • Chancel Choir of Matthews United Methodist
    • Pete Leo, Director
  • REPERTOIRE:  Dean Kluesner: A Story of Carbon and Other Things

A Spring Celebration

May 20, 2018

Spring-Concert-2018 with purple flowers.Including Schumann’s Symphony No. 1, Selections from My Fair Lady and the Music of M-G-M

  • DATE:  Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:30 pm
  • VENUE:  Matthews United Methodist Church, 801 South Trade Street, Matthews, NC 28105
  • TICKETS: Available at the door
    • Adults: $15
    • Seniors/Students: $12
    • Families: $40

Saint-Saens Organ Symphony

February 2018

Organ Symphony

Join us this Sunday, February 11th, for Charlotte Civic Orchestra’s performance of Camille Saint-Saens “Organ” Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78 along with Edward Elgar’s In the South, Concert Overture, Op. 50.

  • DATE:  Sunday, February 11, 2018, 3:30 pm
  • VENUE:  Sardis Presbyterian, 6100 Sardis Rd, Charlotte, NC 28270
  • TICKETS: Available at the door
    • Adults: $15
    • Seniors: $12
    • Students: $12