Symposium 2018 Acknowledgements

The Officers and Board of NYSBDA would like to thank, in advance, the following people and organizations for their assistance in the presentation of the 2018 Symposium:

Patti Bethka, Jeremiah Toles, Jessica Garrick, Ryan Kiernan, Evan Thayer, Tara Zubrowski, John Skrobis, Ken MacPherson, and the Liverpool Holiday Inn/Staybridge Suites

Honor Band Chairpersons

Timothy Savage, High School Jazz Ensemble
Hilary Soulia, Omar Williams, Middle School Concert Band
Michael Cordaro, High School Concert Band


Mark Morette, Jason Siepierski - Mark Recording Services
Mike and Kathryn Struzik - NYSSMA Manual Room
Scott LaVine - Honor Band and Performing Group Certificates
Ed Stone - Event Photographer


Solvay Union Free Schools - Jerry Fitzgerald
Westhill Central Schools - Tony Mastrobattisto, Liz Buell
Liverpool Central Schools - Joe Filio
Skaneateles Schools - Maureen VanVechten, Corey Riley
Syracuse University NYSBDA Student Chapter


Syracuse Artist Pianos - Jo Beth Dellinger, Scott Shroeter
Carney and Blumer Trucking Company
PPS Pros - Todd Reutsch, Cassy Kent
Visual Technologies Inc. - David Foor, Ron Baran
JW Pepper - Denise Collins,
Kenneth Williams - Piano Tuner

2018 Symposium Corporate Sponsors and Vendors

Mark Custom Recordings
Midstate Music
Music and Arts
D'Addario and Company
Pagu Batons
Hickey's Music
Brendan Van Epps (Happy Jack Music)
National Discount Music
Van Doren
Band Brilliance Publishing