The St. Louis Symphony will celebrate Concertmaster David Halen’s 25 years with the orchestra at the annual gala celebration. The black-tie fundraiser will take place at the Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis on March 25.
Gala guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner, dancing, and a special performance by St. Louis Symphony Music Director David Robertson and members of the orchestra. The gala will also feature a video detailing David Halen’s impact on the St. Louis Symphony and St. Louis community. In addition to that, members of the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra will perform during the gala.
Proceeds from the fundraiser support the St. Louis Symphony’s music education and community programs. The gala is sponsored by The Honorable and Mrs. Sam Fox, Stifel, and World Wide Technologies: David and Thelma Steward.
Via Press Release
About the St. Louis Symphony
Founded in 1880 and now in its 137th season, the St. Louis Symphony is the second-oldest orchestra in the country and widely considered one of the world’s finest. Under the leadership of Music Director David Robertson, currently in his 12th season, the St. Louis Symphony strives for artistic excellence, educational impact and community connection while meeting its mission statement: enriching people’s lives through the power of music. The Symphony presents a full season of classical programs and Live at Powell Hall concerts and hundreds of free education and community programs each year. Media partners include St. Louis Public Radio, 90.7 –KWMU, which broadcasts the Symphony’s Saturday night subscription concerts live + The Nine Network, which regularly features St. Louis Symphony performances on its Night at the Symphony program. In addition, the St. Louis Symphony is known for its Grammy Award-winning recordings, Carnegie Hall appearances, national and international tours, innovative programming and extensive community engagement initiatives.www.stlsymphony.org