Wes Dykes

Our Conductor

Dr. Wes Dykes is the Dean of the Winter's School of Music and Ministry Studies at William Carey University. He studied conducting under Dr. Fraschillo at the University of Southern Mississippi for his undergrad, and received his Masters in Conducting under Dr. Moody at the University of South Carolina. He received his DMA in instrumental conducting at the University of Southern Mississippi under Dr. Rand. He has conducted many college and church ensembles over the years. 
 
 

Violin

1st Violin

Esther Borlovan

Hannah Dunnam

Katy Herndon

Ramel Price - Concert Master

Open Seats

 

2nd Violin

Natalie Blackburn - Principal

Patricia Dunmore

Daven Ervin

Wayne McNeil

Alice Vogtner

Open Seats

Viola

John Bainbridge

Danielle Bobbin

Mary Calvin

Heather Woosley - Principal

Open Seats

Cello

Miguel Gapud

Sue Howe

Haleigh Spragg

Elizabeth Weaver - Principal

Open Seats

Bass

Lizz Hough

Dave Webb -  Principal

Open Seats

Flute

Beth Hargett - Piccolo

Paul Harrington - Flute 2

Robert Pritchard - Principal

Clarinet

Felicia Bond - Clarinet 2

Michelle Dykes - Principal

Alec Thigpen - Bass Clarinet

Double Reeds

Richard Coarsey - Principal Oboe

Crystal Garrard - Oboe 2

Kevin Threadgill - Principal Bassoon

Evelyn Watkins - Guest Bassoon

Open Seat - Bassoon 2

Horn

Ben Blasingame - Horn 2 

Amber-Lynn Boothe - Horn 4

Jonathan Reynolds - Principal

John Taylor Wesley - Horn 3

Trumpet

Matthew Squires - Trumpet 3

Brad Threadgill - Principal

Kylie Threadgill - Trumpet 2

Trombone

Kyle Dykes - Principal 

Josh Long - Bass Trombone

Rachel Rayburn - Trombone 2

Tuba

Daniel Singleterry - Principal

Percussion

Jean-Pierre Arditi

Christopher Hamm

George Sullivan

Kaylin Williams - Principal

Timpani

Carter Sullivan - Principal

Keyboards

Susan Hollingsworth - Principal Piano

Harp - Open Seat

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