Friends of the Symphony

Supporting the Arts

Want to join an organization that helps the CSO all year-long? Join the Friends of the Symphony. This group of spirited music lovers helps behind the scenes with ticket sales, ushering, fundraising, and much more. Throughout the season, the Friends organize special events and ensembles for its patrons, hosting at fellow member homes or other unique venues, offering the opportunity to meet the conductor in a private intimate setting.

Join today by calling the CSO office at 936-760-2144 or email [email protected]. Let’s add to the cultural enrichment of the community together.

Lifetime Members


Aline Arnold*
Gene Arnold*
Shana Arthur
Janet Bartlett
Charlotte Belin
George Belin*
Kaye and Peter Birkholz
Nola Boughton
Helen Burwell
Jan Casey
Terry Casey
Ladoris Cates
Martha Davis
Alice Eckstrum
Diana Endris
Susan Fitts
Carol Fletcher
Pat George*
Carol Hamilton
Fahima Hart
Christian Hart
Lyn and Carl Howard
Lynda and Dan Kain
Paula Karp
Gayle Laminack
Neil Laminack
Connie Landgraf
Jim Landgraf
Mindy Mack
Wayne Mack
Guy Martin
Avis Maslovitz
Mike McLemore
Patsy McLemore
Sue Meder
Joel Meder
Peggie Miller
Spider Mohle
Virginia Murray
Glenn Musselman II*
Joyce Musselman
Jim Pokorski
Susie Pokorski
Marsha Porter
Joan Purdom
Dwain Riney
Sandy Riney
Ron Saikowski
Jeanne Sondag
Steve Sondag
Annette Spikes
Linda Stanly
Carey Stanly
Bob Stiffler
LaVonne Stiffler*
Dr. John Taylor
Mary Curtis Taylor*
Bill Thompson
Mary Margaret Thompson*
Frank Thompson
Roxy Thompson
Gabriele Tryon
John Tryon
George Waggoner
Sheila Waggoner
John Wiesner*




President – Gaby Tryon
Vice-President (Membership) – Diana White
Vice President (Means and Ways) – Sue Meder
Vice President (Marketing) – Jackie St. Cyr
Treasurer – Jack Patton
Secretary – Kathleen Schleper

Past Presidents – Gayle Laminack, Lyn Howard, Brenda Cooper



Concert Check-in – Kathy Schleper
Dress Rehearsal Dinner – Pat Davis and Mary Wilson
Fund Raising- Jackie St.Cyr, Caryn Patton, Gaby Tryon, Diana White
Steering Committee- Gaby Tryon, Mary Nell Bryant, Pat Davis, Mary Wilson, Charlotte Belin, Kathy Schleper, Lin Scheib, Elaine Collings, Melody Brittain, Jackie St. Cyr

A Group of People at the Silver Jubilee Function Image in Color

Friends of Symphony Hosts Silver Jubilee

The Friends of the Symphony hosted their Silver Jubilee in April to raise support for the Conroe Symphony Orchestra! It was an evening of dinner, dining & dancing.

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