Bonita Skidmore, Soprano 2, Alto 1

Member since 2017

Sonoran Sounds Historian

Accomplished Composer

Plays piano

Volunteer Family Search Consultant

Mother of 8; Grandmother of 38

Great grandmother of 1

Avid bicyclist

Married 50 years

Grew up in Idaho and Utah

Hails from Peoria. AZ

Carol Snyder, R.N.

Alto 1

Member since 2008

Accomplished choir accompanist

Sang in mixed quartet

Lifetime choir singer

Taught Piano



Ellie Skon, Soprano 1

Board Member at-large

Member since 2015

LPN (ret'd) with Associate of Applied                         Science Degree (Ob-Gyn)

Arizona native

Voice and piano lessons from an early age

High school soprano with touring concert               choir and an a capella Madrigal group

Earned a voice scholarship to college

Has 4 grandchildren

Avid reader, loves history & politics

Enjoys hunting for antique furniture and all           types of music

Ann Stephens

Member 2012-2015, 2020

Soprano 1

Past Sonoran Sounds board                    member

Lifetime chorus singer

Sings in Wickenburg's Cantata               Singers

Retired public librarian

One time backup singer for Andy           Williams



Janice Straight, Soprano 1

Member since 2010

LIfelong music lover and

      accomplished soloist

Participated in many choruses, bands

       and orchestras

Has taught instrumental and choral music

Sang with Middletown Civic Chorus as      

      Messiah soloist

Performed at Carnegie Hall and

      Lincoln Center with Masterworks Chorus

Has been the featured soloist at many

       weddings, funeral and church services

Performed solo concerts

Choir director of Sun City West Christian

       Church since 2001