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CYSO GALA CONCERT & SILENT AUCTION

  • St Johns College Key Auditorium 60 College Avenue Annapolis, MD, 21401 (map)

Don't miss this evening of stellar international singers who have been featured around the globe at venues such as the Washington National Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Carnegie Hall, New York City Opera, National Symphony Orchestra, Teatro Colon, Teatro Real of Madrid, and Théåtre Municipal de Castres-France.

Afternoon Gala

1:00 P.M. SILENT AUCTION / 2:00 P.M. CONCERT

The afternoon concert will feature Soprano Suzanne Karpov and Mezzo-Soprano Jessica Renfro with Maestro Vladimir Lande conducting.

The afternoon concert will feature performances by the Junior Flute Ensemble, conducted by Gail Vehslage; the Wind Ensemble, conducted by Sandra Balderson; the Preparatory Orchestra, conducted by Ryan Tani; the String Orchestra, conducted by Robert Stojakovich; and the Concert Orchestra, conducted by Vladimir Lande.

Evening Gala

6:30 P.M. SILENT AUCTION / 7:30 P.M. CONCERT

Spanish Tenor Israel Lozano and Maestro Julien Benichou will present an unforgettable evening of "Opera with a Touch of Spain". They will be joined by rising stars, Soprano Suzanne Karpov, Mezzo-Soprano Jessica Renfro, and renowned Baritone Gustavo Ahualli, delighting our audience with selections from Bizet's Carmen and Zarzuela as well as favorites from operas by Puccini, Rossini, and Verdi.

The evening concert will feature performances by the Senior Flute Ensemble, conducted by Gail Vehslage; and the Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Julien Benichou.

Master of Ceremonies

Master of Ceremonies for the evening concert will be WBJC's cordially captivating Program Director and Host, Jonathan Palevsky.

Tickets

$45 online through March 15th / $55 at the door / $10 Students
Tickets provide entrance to both concerts.

Buy ticket here

Raffle

The Gala is CYSO's main fundraiser for the year. All of the CYSO ensembles will contribute to this fantastic day of alluring music, silent auctions, delicious food, and an exciting raffle offering a chance to win tickets to the Broadway hit show, "Hamilton"! 

 

Earlier Event: February 17
VALENTINES CONCERT
Later Event: March 29
No rehearsals