On February 14, 2009, a performance of Steven Paulus “To Be Certain Of The Dawn” (libretto by Michael Dennis Brown) was given at the Memorial Auditorium in Burlington, Iowa.

Many groups came together in order to make this night possible: Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert McConnell
Bel Canto Chorale, Burlington Directed by Roger Hatteberg
Mt. Pleasant Chorale (MPC) Directed by Jamie Spillane
Indian Hills Concert Choir (IHCC) Directed by Michael Philipsen
Iowa Wesleyan College Choir (IWC) Directed by Jamie Spillane

SOPRANOS
Natalie Berto, IHCC
Marcy Burger, IHCC
Tristan Chatten, IWC
Laura Deaton, IHCC
Amanda Dodson, IHCC
Racnaei Ehrenhard, IHCC
Erilma Frankhn, IWC
Debbie Freeburg-Renwick, MPC
Rachel Gevock, IHCC
Kayla Heckart, IHCC
Samantha Herr, IWC
Janice Johnston-Jones, MPC
Diana Juntunen, MPC
Sally Kinney, MPC
Jennifer Klosterman, IWC
Kate Krzystofiak, IWC
Priscilla Marlar, IWC
Sarah Martin, IWC
Nancy Martin, MPC
Sarah Moore, IHCC
Joni Mosely, IHCC
Kaelynne Nevins, IHCC
Jane Poor, IWC
Marti Puff, MPC
Fairlight Schwartz, IWC
Kayleigh Septer, IWC
Amanda Stevenson, MPC
Katie Streeby, IWO
Brittany Sword, IHCC
Marcia THe, Bel Canto

ALTOS
Linda Albright, MPC
Heather Binkley, IHCC
Judy Bower, MPC
Pamela Burns, WC
Cynd Ohamplin, MPC
Caree Connet, MPC
Mindy Creager, MPC
Ashley Danielson, IWC
Brianne Delker, IHCC
Mallory Ensminger, WC
Cathy Ewing, MPC
Carleen Fedler, MPC
Con Frey, IWO
Betty Rae Geary, MPC
Nancy Incorvia, MPC
Carlee Jensen, IWO
Meagan Kelly-Celania, IHCC
Amy Kruse, IWO
Natasha Lane, IWO
Mosie Lasagna, MPO
Sophia Linn, HOC
Kathy Machala, IWO
Shawna Manning, !HOO
Ardis Ogilvie, MPO
Trisha Phelps, IWO
Miranda Rains, HOC
Heidi Riepe, MPO
Megan Ringgenberg, IWO
Kathy Rodine, IWO
Rebecca Siberts, MPC
Madeline Sloat, IWO
Roberta Statler-Meierotto, MPG
Letticia Stein, IHOC
Krystal Thomas, HOC
Mary Jo Toops, MPG
Jenna Varisco, IWO
Diane Wickham, MPO
Jessica William, IHOO
Lori Wilson, IWO
Shelby Wilson, IHOO
Robyn Wilson, IWO

TENORS
Tim Ahern, Gel Canto
David Barry, IWO
Mitch Bean, HOC
John Connet, MPO
George Goodlow, IWO
Roger Hatteberg, BeI Canto
Tim Larson, IHOC
Justin Mall, IHOC
Adam Miller, IWO
Carl Moehlman, MPC
Thomas Ready, IHOC
Matthew Rebol, IHOC
Kereti Samoa, IWO
Brock Schultz, MPC
Darren Steele, IHOC
Aaron Warner, IWO

BASSES
Cory Billings, HOC
Adam Oreager, MPC
Tom Ellsworth, MPO
Dane Francis, HOC
Tim Freeburg-Renwick, MPC
Joe Garr, IHOC
J. Bernard Hultquist, MPG
Shawn June, HOC
Jerry Lalaga, IWO
Wyman Martin, MPG
Michael Philipsen, IHOC
Jake Pilger, IWO
Joseph Ratcliff, IHOC
Keith Reid, IHOC
Zach Reiter, IWO
Michael Riepe, MPG
Scott Teater, IWC/Bel Canto
Greater Ottumwa
Vocal Arts Project Children’s Chorus
Directed by
Diana Upton-Hill and Susan K. Johnson
Dakota Andersen Christian Arnold
Hannah Aslesen
Hannah Belzer
Madison Bishop
Emily Bittner
Jennifer Burnside
Allison Oanaday
Rebekah Carter
Mariah Clawson
Gage DeLaCruz
Caden Dixon
Katy Fish
Jaclyn Flinspach
Hanna Guenther
Allison Heckart
Andrina Helgerson
Paige Holderbaum
Loreena Hucke
Jacklyn lngle
Sarah Kearney
Oecily Kelso
MaKennah Little
Shea MalIoy
Erissa McGill
Kate McGinity
Blair Mitchell
Stacy Mohr
Derrik Peine
Katie Power
Madelyn Nelson
Deidra Rudd
Taryn Shaw
Claudia Sloat
Alex Stuhr
AlIlyson Sutton
Adena Tedrow
Kelsey Thacker
Sierra Vogt
Gunnar Whisler
Mikala White
Ellen Willhoit
Bailey Witt
Gwynne Wright
Samantha Wright
Abby Yoss
Roxanna Zeledón

Southeast
Iowa Symphony Orchestra
Conductor and Music Director
The position of Conductor and Music Director
is supported
in part by the
Ruth Keraus Foundation & Iowa Wesleyan College
CONCERTMASTER
*Charlene Hansen, Ottumwa
The Barbara L. Bell Chah’VIOLIN I
Katie Kiocke, Iowa City The Roberta McCoid ChakHannah Drollinger, Iowa City Megan Drollinger, Iowa City Maureen Grummel, Burlington
Elle Martin, Iowa City
Allen Ohmes, Iowa City Dawn Marino Ohmes, Iowa City
VIOLIN II
*Don Gentzsch, Iowa City
The Dorothy Dailey Chair Lauryn Shapter, Fairfield
Andrew Brockman, Iowa City
Sarah Leffler, Bonaparte
Nancy Stark, Washington
Jim Wiseman, Burlington
VIOLA
*Gae Ellyn Gentzsch, Iowa City Denise Freyenberger, Wayland Jennifer Hexom, Burt ington
Janelle Lang, Ottumwa Greta Reynolds, Iowa City
CELLO
*Donna Nelson, Fairfield Wendy Bittner, Ottumwa Mary Brockman, Ft. Madison Charlie Bursch, Iowa City Ruth Francis, Burlington Kathryn Langguth, Iowa City Megan McCoy, Ft. Madison
BASS
*Craig Swygard, Iowa City Derek Barnes, Cedar Rapids
Simone Frierson, IWC FLUTE
*Marcia Korb, Burlington
Cindy Dorrell, Mt. Pleasant Madeline Sloat, IWC
OBOE
*Denise Morton, Coal Valley, IL
The Ruth Keraus Chair
Dezirae Russell, Ottumwa
CLARINET
*Mary Priebe, Burlington
The Maiy Priebe Chair Gary Roth, Fairfield
BASSOON
*Jason Edwards, Mt. Pleasant
Carmen Lachnitt, Burlington
HORN
*Steve Rod, Mt. Pleasant
Loren Gunnison, Mediapolis Cristina Werling, Macomb Elisabeth Snipes, Burlington
TRUMPET
*Derrick Murphy, Burlington Don Hughes, Washington
Susan Hucke, Fairfield TROMBONE
*Jim Priebe, Burlington
The James Priebe ChakJay Hauenstein,
Columbus Junction
Gerry Runyon, Hillsboro
TUBA
*Arnold Rabe, West Burlington
HARP
Jacque Venter-Ridder, Waterloo Sarah Javaux, Silvis, IL
PERCUSSION
Virginia Bordwell, Washington
David Johnson, Mt. Pleasant
Tracy Madsen, Donneilson Dave Scott, Burlington
SHOFAR
Don Hughes, Washington
*Principal
Robert McConnell

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