Board of Directors

SORINEL CIMPOES President
IONI DINU Vice President
REMUS MOROSAN Music Director
DAN BULBOACA Secretary & Treasurer

SDG Festival Board of Advisors

Ioni Dinu
Band Director – Betel Romanian Baptist Church, Chicago IL

Dan Bulboaca
Band Director – Betel Romanian Baptist Church, Chicago IL

Doru Chifan
Bandmaster – Happy Valley Romanian Pentecostal Church, Phoenix AZ

Dan Rusu
Bandmaster – First Romanian Baptist Church of Kitchener, Canada

Narcis Oros
Band Director – Bethany Romanian Pentecostal Church, Chicago IL

Romi Bujdei
Arranger & Composer – Bethany Romanian Pentecostal Church, Chicago IL

Timi Hadean
Band Director – Elim Brass Band, Chicago IL

Valentin Popovici
Senior Pastor – Betel Romanian Baptist Church, Chicago IL

Luigi Mitoi
Senior Pastor – Bethany Romanian Pentecostal Church, Chicago IL

Iulian Costea
Senior Pastor – Golgotha Romanian Pentecostal Church, Chicago IL

Keith Johnson
Regents Professor of Trumpet, University of North Texas

Adi Petras
Band Director and Founder of Trinity Brass, Portland OR

Dan Muncaciu
Composer & Worship Leader – Bethany Romanian Pentecostal Church, Chicago IL

Sabin Catanas
Band Director – Alleluia Brass, Detroit MI

Consultants

Keith Johnson
Brass Specialist & Author – The Art of Trumpet Playing

Puiu Muntean
Composer & Arranger, Romania

Cristi Holerga
Composer & Arranger, Romania

Doru Onita
Bandbaster & Composer, Romania

Ghita Mot
Bandmaster & Composer, Hungary

Mike Young
Low Brass Faculty, VanderCook College of Music (retired 2013)

Bill Himes
Bandmaster, Salvation Army – Chicago Staff Band

Staff & Support

Laura Pokorny
Librarian

Jessica Cimpoes
Assistant Librarian

Dan Rusu
Repertoire Research & Historian

Cornel Lazar
Recording Engineer

Cipri Kaiser
Digital Media and Video Production