The purpose of The Southern California Recorder Society, a 501c 3 nonprofit organization, is to promote interest in, knowledge of, and appreciation for the recorder and related instruments; to promote the playing of the recorder as a serious musical instrument; and to encourage the playing of recorders and related instruments by amateurs.
A Chapter of the American Recorder Society, SCRS is a volunteer organization financed by dues and fundraising events.
We are run by the membership through an annually elected Board of Directors.
President - Ricardo Berón
Vice President - Joel Peisinger
Treasurer - Nick Siu, Treasurer
Recording Secretary - Barbara Blinderman
Corporate Secretary - Elaine Kramer
Director At-Large - Ute Iaconis
Committees do the work of SCRS. All members are welcome to join.
Coordinates monthly meetings and workshops; makes arrangements for
conductors; publicizes meeting repertoire and locations. Contact Ricardo.
Provides services to existing membership by coordinating hospitality at meetings (snacks, name tags, meet & greet). Provides information to members regarding opportunities for joining groups for ensemble playing. Contact Barbara and Elaine.
Maintains records (e.g., membership roster) and provides organization with information including written reports related to: dues, rent, banking matters. Contact Nick.
Raises money in order to fund programs and outreach through events, tee-shirt sales, and grant writing. Contact Elaine.
Recruits new members through various outreach initiatives. Tasks include
organizing and coordinating SCRS outreach efforts in the community such as public performances and educational activities. Contact Ute.
Coordinates the maintenance of the SCRS website, including monthly news (formerly the newsletter). Contact Joel.
List of Members (page may take a while to load after entering password)