The Civic Orchestra of Tucson is a 75-member, all-volunteer orchestra whose musicians share a common love for performing classical music to southern Arizona audiences. Some are professional musicians or music teachers. Others have various types of jobs, some are students, and some are retired. All members appreciate the opportunity to practice and perform in a symphony orchestra. Visit our Repertoire page to see all the pieces that the orchestra has performed.
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Meet Our Musicians
Over the years, we have asked our musicians some questions and received some interesting responses. We hope that their answers will help you get to know our orchestra better. Click the links to see their responses.
2018: Meet our Orchestra! Learn some interesting information about our musicians.
2017: “Which 3 composers would you want to listen to if stranded on an island, and why?”
2016: “Why did you choose the instrument you play?”
2015: “Where were you in 1975, the year the orchestra was founded?”
2014: “I like playing in the Civic Orchestra of Tucson because…”
Members of the COT ~ 2018-2019 Season
Emily Evans *
Amy Osmun *
Daphne Madson *
Robert Marshall *
Fran Moskovitz *
Ed Hoornaert *
Chauncey Roach *
Barbara Bayless *
William Winkelman *
Jerry Trout *
Thomas Landon *
Musicians are listed in alphabetical in each section after the Principal player.