Our Mission:

The mission of the Friends of DaPonte String Quartet is to enable the DaPonte String Quartet to bring excellence in chamber music to both rural and urban audiences in Maine and beyond through performances, education, and personal contact.

General Inquiries

P.O. Box 401

Damariscotta, ME 04543

Phone: (207) 315-7105


Friends of DaPonte String Quartet Staff

Erica Ball, Executive Director


Friends of DaPonte String Quartet Board of Directors

Randy Cruz, Bremen
Director — Banker

Nathan Davis, Rockland
Director — Software Developer

Tommy Davis, Woolwich, tommy@daponte.org

Peter Felsenthal, Trevett
Director — Physicist, Engineer, Businessman

Les Fossel, Alna
Director — President, Restoration Resources

Cynthia Howland, Brunswick
Vice President — Past president of the Bath-Brunswick Regional Arts Council

Dan Levine, Brunswick

Ferdinand Liva, Topsham
Vice President — Violinist

Richard Neiman, MD, Brunswick
Director — Physician

Janet O’Toole, Cape Elizabeth
Treasurer — CPA, co-owner: Honeck and O’Toole

August Posch, Portland

Nick Poulton, Topsham
Director — International Education Consultant

Wendy Taylor

Scott Teas, Portland
Director — Principal architect and business manager for TFH Architects

Friends of DaPonte String Quartet Advisory Board

Alva Hascall

Bill Master

Dian Petty

Raymond Rice

Lucas Richman

John Viehman

Linda Wilson

Bob Domine

Nancy Kennedy

Contact Us

Our 990 financial reports are available upon request, or you can find them on our Charity Navigator page.