Tidewater Winds Concert Band

Erika Frydenlund
Frank Jones
Samantha Webber
Darla Wilmot
Hailey Gilman
Esther Yi


Katherine Ross
Rena Long
Harvey Stokes


Stephanie Sanders
Kecia Yates
Laura Parker


Danielle Burnham
Steve Clendenin
Lee Cooper
Cosmos Fristachi
Edward Knakal
Michelle Knipple

Noah Moyer
Cathy Ogram
Erin Root
Jonathan Seletyn
Micah Lall-Trail
Cathy Ogram
Cindy Wall
​Shelby Worst



Bass Clarinets​​

Alan Brown


Keyontaye Washington
Brian Webb
Fernanda Azevedo
Jessica Perks
Laura Cathcart
Robert Deis
Tommy Loyola
Frank Creasy


Teresa Dolsak
Eric High
Nancy Johnston
Rebecca Peppard


Renae Adrian
Carroll Bailey, Jr
Robyn Card
Tom Graper
Heath Losick
Benjamin McCarthy
Chad McGill
Benjamin Siff
Nathanael High
Brandon Sklute
Jimmy Whittemore

Jay Larkin
Kevin Rigotti
Bradley Schaefer
Tony Williams

Greg Neal

Crew Chief
Raymond Rodrigues




Brian Sklute
Michael McKenna
Rick Kalinauskas

Adam Robles
Steve Rossman
Jeremy Ward


Mel Lauf

Ralph Copley
Lisa Farrell
Julia Gladden
Robert Grifa
Mike Lane
Dennis Northerner
Nathan Oates
Morgan Sutherland
Gary Weaver
Sarah Williams


Ross Aftel
Gary Weaver


Christian Van Hoose
Mary Ann Letson

Electric Bass

Mike Finn


Musician Spotlights

A native of Virginia Beach, Ralph Joseph Copley has been performing and teaching music since the early 70s. Ralph is or has been a member of and/or performed in numerous organizations such as: The Tidewater Winds, the Norfolk Symphony, the Virginia Symphony, the Virginia Opera, Williamsburg Symphony, the Peninsula Symphony, the Virginia Beach Pops, the Virginia Beach Symphony, Symphonicity, the Governor's School for the Arts, Tidewater Community College, and with various other orchestras in multiple genres. Ralph is presently residing in VA Beach and still performing and teaching with and in many of the above organizations.HE is a proud member of Tidewater Winds and the Winds are honored to work with him!

Meet Stephanie Sanders, Basoonist! She is a Music Professor at Norfolk State University and has been playing with the Winds for many years! She is happily married and loves jazz! Tidewater Winds is grateful for her talents and support! Thank you Stephanie for your time, talents and musical gifts!