Life Beyond Cayuga’s Waters: Fall 2017 Alumni Beat

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Jen Fischell tuba ’13 with bridesmaids Sarah Johnson tuba ’11 and Jess Kelley tuba ’12.

Jen Fischell tuba ’13 and Ed Cormany PhD ’13 were married on Saturday, October 7th, 2017. The happy couple first met in 2010 at Cornell. Many BRB alumni were among their family and friends in attendance celebrating with them!




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Left to right: Kate Wawro trumpet ’16, Geb Bastian tuba ’16, Josh Reichler ’16, groom Jason Green, bride Katie Shaw ’16, Alex “Simba” Schord horn ’16, Emily Isenstein horn/flute ’16, Emily Miller tone/flute ’16, Carolyn Maskin sax ’16, Christian Dauphinais sax ’16, Jordan Silver tuba ’16, Steve Salerno horn ’16, Louis “Luigi” Widom trumpet ’16


On October 7th, Katie Shaw horn ’16 married her high school sweetheart Jason Green (a former member of UNH Bands) surrounded by friends, family, and CU bandies. This perfect day was topped off with a rousing sing-a-long to Davy as news of football’s victory over Harvard reached the wedding partiers!


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She said yes!





Dustin Tiedemann sax ‘13 and Amanda Quain flute ‘13 got engaged in January in Ithaca, and celebrated by watching Cornell lose to Harvard in hockey that night. They’ll be getting married in Ithaca July 2018.





Newly engaged!


Frances Lu flute ’12 and John Flanagan horn ’15 got engaged on October 30th, 2017. While currently preoccupied with work, painting, and cello lessons, they will start planning the wedding eventually. Both currently live in Boston, MA.





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May 2017 CAM Magazine, with Baron von Ezra marked with a red star.

Marc Weissman bone ’88 recently celebrated 5 years as a Technical Librarian at the Derby, CT Public Library. Last December he was blessed with the arrival of his 1st great niece, Jordyn Miriam Falk. There’s also a celebrity in the family: his pup Baron von Ezra was featured in the May 2017 Cornell Alumni Magazine.


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Katie, right, at the tailgate concert in Philly, with friend Hallie Klein clarinet ’14, left.


Katie Callaghan flute ’14 is a fourth year med student at Stony Brook Medical School. She is currently interviewing for pediatrics residencies, and was happy to see the band at the Cornell-Penn game before her Philly interview!


Big sister Emily.




This year Caitlin (Kehoe) Hart flute/trumpet ’07 ’08 gave birth to her second baby girl, Julia Elizabeth. Julia joins big sister Emily, who is pictured at left practicing for BRMB auditions.