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Member Roster

Pursuant to Bylaw II, membership in SONATA is restricted to only those persons who play the piano, organ, synthesized keyboard or similar musical instrument at any professional sporting event in the United States or Canada.

The Sports Organist Network And Trade Association is growing and expanding its membership, meaning the following list is subject to change.

Our members represent a variety of sports teams and leagues, including Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, and the National Hockey League. Listed below are SONATA members and their city affiliation.

SONATA Leadership
Gil Imber, President
Josh Gold-Smith, Honorary (@organistalert)

Membership (m indicates minor league / *indicates backup, non-regular or fill-in / ^ indicates multi-sport member)

Anaheim - Joe Tripoli (Emeritus)^
Arizona - Bobby Freeman
Atlanta - Matthew Kaminski
Boston - Josh Kantor
Chicago - Lori Moreland
Cincinnati - John Schutte
Kansas City - Jeremy Boyer*^
Los Angeles - Nancy Bea Keulen Hefley (Emeritus)
Los Angeles - Gil Imber*^
Los Angeles - Dieter Ruehle^
Milwaukee - Dean Rosko
New York - Ed Alstrom
New York - Paul Cartier^
San Diego - Bobby Cressey
St. Louis - Jeremy Boyer*^

Albuquerque, m - Christopher Ishee
Albuquerque, m - Todd Lowry
Eugene, m - Liz Wigham

Boston - Ron Poster^
Los Angeles - Dieter Ruehle^
Los Angeles - Joe Tripoli (Emeritus)^
New York - Raymond Castoldi^
Washington - Bruce Anderson^

Anaheim - Gil Imber^
Boston - Ron Poster^
Buffalo - Curtis Cook
Carolina - Larry Olsen
Chicago - Frank Pellico
Chicago - Carl De Santi*
Colorado - Mark Castellano
Columbus - Nate Hollman
Detroit - Dave Calendine
Detroit - Lance Luce
Edmonton - Gordon Graschuk
Los Angeles - Dieter Ruehle^
Los Angeles - Joe Tripoli (Emeritus)^
Minnesota - Palmer Harbison
Montreal - Diane Bibaud
Nashville - Kyle Hankins
New Jersey - Pete Cannarozzi
New York - Paul Cartier^
New York - Raymond Castoldi^
Ottawa - Eric Sauvé
San Jose - James Mikey Day
St. Louis - Jeremy Boyer^
Washington - Bruce Anderson^
Winnipeg - Trevor Olfert

Charlotte, m - Jason Atkins
Charlotte, m - Jessica Borgnis

Unaffiliated, Honorary, and Junior
Columbus - Jeff Morris
Chicago - Lee Maloney (Allen Organs)
Junior - Alexander Richard Straus-Fausto