About Us

Our Mission Statement


To be one of the nation’s outstanding summer music festivals, set in the beauty of the Finger Lakes region, Skaneateles community-inspired, and recognized for its creative and dynamic concert programming, education, and outreach.

Staff and Board

Susan Mark, Executive Director
Aaron Wunsch and Julia Bruskin, Artistic Directors

Board of Directors
Dave Birchenough, President
Doug Sutherland, Vice President
George Bain, Treasurer
Arleen Van Riper & Bill Mahood, Co-Secretaries

Patti Carey
Joan Christy
Edward Conan
Barb Connor
David Duggan
Steve Frackenpohl
Koko Fuller
Joseph Grasso
Dana Hall
Joyce Jowaisas
John King
Jim Moore
Amy Neumann
Louise Robinson
Linda Roche
Michael Tutor
Jo Werner

Advisory Council
Thomas Bersani
Ellen Bifano
Beth Boudreau
Mary Cotter
Paul Cowley
William Davis
John DeFrancisco
Michael P. Falcone
Lindsay Groves
Claire Howard
Daniel Labeille
Andy Latchem
Sharon Magee
Andrew Ramsgard
David Robinson (1924-2006)
Administrative Staff
Outside the Box Business Solutions, Bookkeeping
Steve Frackenpohl, Stage Manager