Festa Stradivari Gala

Festa Stradivari Gala

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 6:30PM AT THE SMITH CENTER

An elegant Italian affair, including cocktails, three-course Italian feast, and an extraordinary concert evening. Our four virtuosi guest soloists join Concertmaster De Ann Letourneau in a chamber music performance unlike any other. YOU will be on stage for this immersive concert experience, gazing into the concert hall as though you yourself are a world-class soloist.

  1,500 years of musical mystery unveiled

  5 world-class virtuosi violinists & 1 piano

  5 of the most valuable violins on earth

  Vibrant Vegas Attire (black tie optional – brightly colored tie strongly encouraged)

 

Tickets start at $600

Table sponsorships start at $6,000

For more information and to purchase your table or tickets, please contact Las Vegas Philharmonic Development Associate, Rachel Morris, at 702.462.2010 or email at Rachel@lvphil.com.

To purchase by mail, please send to:

Las Vegas Philharmonic
2451 S. Buffalo Drive, Suite 135
Las Vegas, NV 89117

 

Featured Guest Soloists

 

Margaret Batjer, Violin

Margaret made her first solo appearance at the age of 15 with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and is now regarded worldwide as an esteemed chamber musician, soloist and concertmaster of Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Margaret is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, is on faculty at the USC Thornton School of Music and the Colburn Music Academy.

Adele Anthony, Violin

Since her triumph at Denmark’s 1996 Carl Nielsen International Violin Competition, Adele Anthony has enjoyed an acclaimed and expanding international career spanning the continents of North America, Europe, Australia, India and Asia. An active recording artist, Ms. Anthony’s work includes releases with Sejong Soloists “Vivaldi: The Four Seasons”, the Philip Glass Violin Concerto with Takuo Yuasa and the Ulster Orchestra, and the Sibelius Violin Concerto and Ross Edwards “Maninyas” with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

Cho-Liang Lin, Violin

Born in Taiwan, Cho-Liang Lin was inspired to play the violin by a neighbor at age 5. At the age twelve, he moved to Sydney to further his studies, played for Itzhak Perlman at 13 and moved along to New York at age 15 to study at Juilliard. He has since performed as soloist with virtually every major orchestra in the world. He is currently music director of La Jolla SummerFest and the Hong Kong International Chamber Music Festival.

 Eugene Drucker, Violin

Eugene Drucker is a founding member of the Emerson String Quartet and an active soloist. A graduate of Columbia University and the Juilliard School, he made his New York debut as a Concert Artists Guild winner in the fall of 1976, after having won prizes at the Montreal Competition and the Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels. He is a prolific recording artist, a published author, and a composer.

 

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