April 22, 2017 | Royce Hall
GALA Concert 6pm
Carlos Izcaray, conductor
Rachel Ostler, violin
Mozart: Overture from The Marriage of Figaro
Korngold: Violin Concerto, Op. 35, D major
Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances
We commemorate our annual gala with a joyous celebration of classic masterworks and rising talent. Concerto Competition winner Rachel Ostler joins the orchestra for Korngold’s virtuosic Violin Concerto, in an evening also featuring the spirited Overture from Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro, and Rachmaninoff’s beloved Symphonic Dances.
GALA Dinner 7:30pm
AYS friends, fans and orchestra members join together on a beautiful, spring evening under the stars in support of the continued success of the American Youth Symphony.
We invite you to share in our biggest fundraiser of the year and help gift these extraordinary concerts to your community!
The Gala Dinner will honor the family of composer Erich Wolfgang Korngold, and long-time AYS supporters Ruth Flinkman-Marandy and Ben Marandy.
Individual Dinner & Concert Packages start at $500. Tables for ten start at $5,000
Concert and Dinner Sponsored by the Flora L. Thornton Foundation
and the Kaman Foundation, Inc