January 29, 2016
Five Alumni Luminaries Return for Gala: 1000
Five NWS alumni will join current Fellows onstage at the New World Center for a special performance at Gala: 1000.
New World Symphony, along with Gala Chairs Ana and Neisen Kasdin, and 500 supporters will celebrate its 1000 alumni, a milestone achievement made possible with your support.
The gala will honor the vision of co-founders Michael Tilson Thomas and Ted and Lin Arison by welcoming back alumni luminaries who are transforming the world of classical music.
The five alumni returning to Miami Beach for this special event include:
- Andrew Wickesberg, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (Viola)
- Joseph Peters, Minnesota Orchestra (Principal Oboe)
- Rebekah Heller, International Contemporary Ensemble (Bassoon)
- Billy Hunter, Metropolitan Opera (Principal Trumpet)
- Christopher McLaurin, Kansas City Symphony (Principal Percussion)
Click here for more information on Gala: 1000 or to reserve your ticket to this inspirational celebration on Saturday, March 12 at 6:00 PM.