Maestro JoAnn Falletta’s 20th Anniversary Celebration - October 18, 2019

 A fundraising event to support the BPO’s education and community engagement programs.

 JoAnn Falletta’s 20th anniversary dinner affair is a glorious black-tie event that will take place at 6 PM at Hotel Henry on the Richardson Olmsted Campus, a location chosen both as a venue devoted to the arts, and a landmark property symbolic of the transformation of the City of Buffalo over the past 20 years.

 Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served on the third floor with live music representing the varied offerings of the BPO, along with an exclusive art and memorabilia exhibit celebrating the past 20 years in Buffalo and at the BPO. At 7 p.m., dinner catered by the hotel will begin on the fourth floor banquet room. A video piece, produced by WNED | WBFO, and guest speakers will pay tribute to Maestro Falletta throughout the evening. After dinner, guests will be treated to a musical performance by a special celebrity performer whose identity will remain secret until that night.

 Individual tickets to the Hotel Henry evening affair are $1,000* and on sale now! 

 “JoAnn Falletta has forever altered the destiny of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra,” said Daniel Hart, Executive Director of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. “There’s been so much to celebrate over the past 20 years. This gala will be truly special, unlike any the orchestra has presented before. We invite all of Western New York to come out and celebrate with us.”

 Commemorative and Table Sponsorships are also available.  Please contact Wendy Diina at (716) 242-7826 or for more information.

*A portion of the ticket purchase is tax-deductible. 
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