ICO Members 2015-2016

Central Illinois Youth Symphony
3601 N. Sheridan Rd.
Peoria, IL 61604
Phone: (309) 370-6424
Primary Contact: Amy Zordan
execdir@ciys.org
Music Director: David Commanday
www.ciys.org

Centralia Philharmonic Orchestra
Centralia Cultural Society
1250 E. Rexford Street
Centralia, IL 62801
Phone: (618) 548-3087
Primary Contact: Elizabeth Shuler
artcntr@msn.com
Music Director: Marvin Carlton
www.centraliaarts.org

Champaign-Urbana Symphony
701 Devonshire Drive #C24
Champaign, IL 61820-7337
Phone: (217)351-9139
Primary Contact: Joe Madden
music@cusymphony.org
Music Director: Stephen Alltop
www.cusymphony.org

Chicago Arts Orchestra
Athenaeum Theatre
2936 N. Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: (773)248-0644
Primary Contact: Eleanor Ranney
eranney@chicagoartsorchestra.org
Music Director: Javier Jose Mendoza
www.chicagoartsorchestra.org

Chicago Bar Association Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Bar Association
321 S. Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (312)554-2081
Primary Contact: Emily Riojas
eriojas@chicagobar.org
Music Director: David Katz

Chicago Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
PO Box 8638
Chicago, IL 60680
Phone: Old number: (847)412-0586
Primary Contact: Monica Possekel
kreitan@sbcglobal.net
Music Director: Russell Vinick
www.cmsorch.org

Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras
410 S. Michigan Avenue
Suite 833
Chicago, IL 60605
Phone: (312)939-2207
Primary Contact: Brian Baxter
bbaxter@cyso.org
Music Director: Allen Tinkham
www.cyso.org

Danville Symphony Orchestra
715 W Fairchild
Danville, IL 61832
Phone: (217)443-5300
Primary Contact: Staci Disney-Walker
swalker.dso@gmail.com
Music Director: Jeremy Swerling
www.danvillesymphony.org

DuPage Symphony Orchestra
P O Box 844
Naperville, IL 60566
Phone: (630)778-1003
Primary Contact: Krista DesBiens
kdesbiens@dupagesymphony.org
Music Director: Barbara Schubert
www.dupagesymphony.org

Eastern Symphony Orchestra
21 Woodfield Lane
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL 61920
Phone: (217)520-1888
Primary Contact: Richard Robert Rossi
rrossi@eiu.edu
Music Director: Richard Robert Rossi
www.eiu.edu/~music/ensembles_eastern_symphony_orchestra.php

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
20 DuPage Court
Elgin, IL 60120-6424
Phone: (847)888-0404
Primary Contact: Doris Gallant
d.gallant@elginsymphony.org
Music Director: Andrew Grams
www.elginsymphony.org

Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra
1451 Dundee Ave
Elgin, IL 60120
Phone: 847 841 7700
Primary Contact: Eric Larson
elarson@eyso.org
Music Director: Randal Swiggum
www.eyso.org

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
149 W Brush Hill Rd
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Phone: (630) 941-0202
Primary Contact: Cynthia Berquist Krainc
esoexecdirector@gmail.com
Music Director: Stephen Alltop
www.elmhurstsymphony.org

Evanston Symphony Orchestra Association
PO Box 778
Evanston, IL 60204
Phone: (847)864-8804
Primary Contact: David Ellis
esomusic@evanstonsymphony.org
Music Director: Lawrence Eckerling
www.evanstonsymphony.org

Fox Valley Philharmonic
Fox Valley Academy of Music Performance

420 W. Downer Place
Aurora, IL 60506
Phone: (708) 579-2878
Primary Contact: John Norton
JohnNorton@FVacademy.org
Music Director: Jim Yarbrough
www.fvacademy.org

Full Score Chamber Orchestra
2729 Enoch
Zion, IL 60099
Phone: (847)746-3472
Primary Contact: Ron Arden
ardenmusik@gmail.com
Music Director: Ron Arden
www.fullscore.org

Grant Park Music Festival
205 E. Randolph Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312)742-7655
Primary Contact: Paul Winberg
paul.winberg@gpmf.org
Music Director: Carlos Kalmar
www.grantparkmusicfestival.com

Harper Symphony Orchestra
1200 W. Algonquin Rd. P206
Palatine, IL 60067-7398
Phone: (847)925-6568
Primary Contact: Gregory Clemons
gclemons@harpercollege.edu
Music Director: William Anthony Porter

Heartland Festival Orchestra
P O Box 9186
Peoria, IL 61612
Phone: (309)339-3943
Primary Contact: Laura Evancho
levancho@heartlandfestivalorchestra.org
Music Director: David Commanday
www.heartlandfestivalorchestra.org

Hyde Park Youth Symphony
Chicago Dept. of Music, Logan Center
915 East 60th Street, Suite 217
Chicago, IL 60637
Primary Contact: Caryl Gout
president@hpys.org
Music Director: Matthew Sheppard
www.hpys.org

Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra
377 Artists Walk
Park Forest, IL 60466
Phone: (708)481-7774
Primary Contact: Rachel Gilmore
rachel@ipomusic.org
www.ipomusic.org

Kankakee Valley Symphony Orchestra
PO Box 52
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: (815)450-9099
Primary Contact: Pat Forquer
symphony@kvso.org
Music Director: Allan Dennis
www.kvso.org

Kankakee Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra
PO Box 572
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: (815)334-7773
Primary Contact: Dana Jacobucci
kvyouthso@kvyouthsymphony.com
Music Director: Katrina Cessna
www.kvyouthsymphony.com

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra
PO Box 310
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815)756-3728
Primary Contact: Amanda Nelson
contact@kishorchestra.org
Music Director: Linc Smelser
www.kishorchestra.org

Knox-Galesburg Symphony Orchestra
Knox College, Box K-195
2 East South Street
Galesburg, IL 61401
Phone: (309)341-7268
Primary Contact: Lucas Wood
lucas@knoxgalesburgsymphony.org
Music Director: Dr. Bruce Polay
www.knoxgalesburgsymphony.org

Lake Forest Civic Orchestra
PO Box 889
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Primary Contact: Adam B. Whiteman
info@lakeforestcivicorchestra.org
Music Director: Robert Nordling
http://lakeforestcivicorchestra.org/

Lake Forest Symphony Association
400 East Illinois Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Phone: (847)295-2135
Primary Contact: Alex Monroe
alex@lakeforestsymphony.org
Music Director: Vladimir Kulenovic
www.lakeforestsymphony.org

Lake Shore Symphony Orchestra
3816 Joanne Drive
Glenview, IL 60026
Phone: (312) 409-5670
Primary Contact: Seymour Horwitz
Music Director: Russell Vinick
www.lsso.org

Lakeview Orchestra
PO Box 1165
Chicago, IL 60690
Phone: 312-380-9049
Primary Contact: Gregory Zinkl
gregory.zinkl@lakevieworchestra.org
Music Director: Greg Hughes
www.lakevieworchestra.org

Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra
655 Wooley Rd
c/o Audra Sybert
Oswego, IL 60543
Phone: (815) 212-0524
Primary Contact: Audra Sybert
mysoexecutivedirector@gmail.com
Music Director: Lawrence Sisk
www.mysomusic.org

Midwest Young Artists
878 Lyster Road
Highwood, IL 60040
Phone: (847)926-9898
Primary Contact: Allan Dennis
allandennis@mya.org
Music Director: Allan Dennis
www.mya.org

Community Symphony (MIC)
Music Institute of Chicago

300 Green Bay Road
Winnetka, IL 60093-4088
Phone: (847)905-1500 x 580
Primary Contact: Jim Setapen
jsetapen@musicinst.org
Music Director: Jim Setapen
www.musicinst.org

New Philharmonic
McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage
425 Fawell Boulevard
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599
Phone: (630)942-4239
Primary Contact: Paula Cebula
cebula@cod.edu
Music Director: Kirk Muspratt
www,atthemac.org

Northbrook Symphony Orchestra
899 Skokie Boulevard, Suite LL 12
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone: (847)272-0755
Primary Contact: James Karagianis
jkaragianis@northbrooksymphony.org
Music Director: Lawrence Rapchak
www.TheNSO.org

Northwest Symphony Orchestra Association
P.O. Box 46 Mount Prospect
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
Phone: (847)965-7271
Primary Contact: Judith Amundson
norseja@yahoo.com
Music Director: Kim Diehnelt
www.northwestsymphony.org

Quincy Symphony Orchestra Association
200 N. 8th St., Suite 102
Quincy, IL 62301-3930
Phone: (217)222-2856
Primary Contact: Jane Polett
qsoa@adams.net
Music Director: Bruce Briney
www.qsoa.org

Renovo String Orchestra
804 Washington St, #2C
Evanston, IL 60202
Primary Contact: Donald Cataldi
info@renovostrings.org
Music Director: Matthew Cataldi
http://www.renovostrings.org

Rockford Symphony Orchestra
711 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103
Phone: (815)965-0049
Primary Contact: Julie Thomas
jthomas@rockfordsymphony.com
Music Director: Steven Larsen
www.rockfordsymphony.com

Rockford Symphony Youth Orchestra
Rockford Symphony Orchestra

711 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103
Phone: (815)965-0049
Primary Contact: Margo Stedman
mstedman@rockfordsymphony.com
Music Director: Linc Smelser
www.rockfordsymphony.com

Senior Suburban Orchestra
1517 Hillcrest Ct
Lombard, IL 60148
Phone: (630)935-7103
Primary Contact: Gerry Norton
Beancounter1@ameritech.net
Music Director: Dan D'Andrea
www.seniorsuburbanorchestra.org

Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
1000 S. Normal Ave.
Carbondale, IL 62901
Primary Contact: Edward Benyas
benyas@siu.edu
Music Director: Edward Benyas
www.SouthernIllinoisSymphony.org

Symphonic Pops Orchestra of Chicago
1765 George Court
Glenview, IL 60025
Phone: (847)729-1893
Primary Contact: Frank Winkler
winklermusic@aol.com
Music Director: Frank Winkler

Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest
PO Box 3564
Oak Park, IL 60303-3564
Phone: (708)218-2648
Primary Contact: Beth Hoover
thesymphonyoprf@gmail.com
Music Director: Jay Kenneth Friedman
www.symphonyoprf.com

West Suburban Symphony Orchestra
PO Box 565
Hinsdale, IL 60522
Phone: (630)887-7464
Primary Contact: Kathryn Macal
finance@westsubsymphony.org
Music Director: Peter Lipari
www.westsubsymphony.org