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Gala Chair Melanie Peña & Mark Perry
Gala Chair Melanie Peña & Mark Perry

Join us for Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale’s most exciting and important fundraising event of the year—the 2018 Annual Winter Gala & Auction! The event will take place on February 23, 2018, at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco.

This year we honor DAVID DANIELS, the world’s preeminent countertenor, who will join forces with Music Director Nicholas McGegan and members of the Orchestra & Chorale to regale us with a special showcase of Handel arias and more on the composer’s birthday.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - March 10 -  Brian Gustafson, Liza Gustafson, Anastasia Polakis, Susan Walker, Adam Arthur Bier and Rachel Lem Bier attend San Francisco Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale 2017 Winter Gala on March 10th 2017 at St. Regis Hotel in San Francisco, CA (Photo - Devlin Shand for Drew Altizer Photography)

The evening features:

• Lively cocktail reception and silent auction

• Short, but very sweet, live auction and exquisite dinner

• Festive after-party with full scotch tasting and delectable desserts

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Gala Sponsors

Official Sponsors
Melanie Peña & Mark Perry

Gala Dinner Sponsor
Kay Sprinkel Grace

After-Party Sponsors
David Low & Dominique Lahaussois

Guarantors
Marie Bertillion Collins & Leonard Collins;
Anne & Jeffrey Katz; Carol & Douglas Tanner

Benefactors
Charlotte Gaylord & Barrie Cowan; Kate & David Gross;
William Lokke; Brian Kincaid & Elizabeth Theil;
Sondra Schlesinger; Donna Williams

Patrons
Adam Bier & Rachel Lem

Gala Committee

Melanie P. Peña
Gala Chair

Nicholas McGegan
Waverley Fund Music Director

Bruce Lamott
Philharmonia Chorale Director

Bill Lueth
President KDFC

Rik Malone
KDFC

Rachael Myrow
KQED

Charlotte Gaylord

Steve John

Anne Katz

Brian Kincaid

Rebecca Moyle

Jason Snyder

Donna Williams

Gala Partners

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