Saturday, February 1st: Berkeley High Band and Orchestra Fundraising Party
7-9 p.m. in the Parish Hall $35 per person, $60 for two Tickets on Eventbrite
All proceeds benefit BHS Band and Orchestra, which serves over 200 young musicians.
With music from blues singers Janeare Sanford and Kyra Gordon, cellist/pianist Diana Lee (YMTC), pianist Alison Lee (Ensemble 1828), violinist Shannen Houston, Mary Dougherty, Karen Wells, Jan Davis on oboe, Nancy Boyles on sax. Fantastic artisanal wine from Jim Wert and 8 Arms Cellars, Beer from 21st Amendment, and organic cocktails from Artemesia Artisanal. Admission comes with 2 tickets which can be used as raffle tickets or for a glass of something lovely. Raffle includes private music lessons from multiple teachers on all types of instruments (singing, violin, French horn, clarinet, piano…) tickets to Shotgun Players, Berkeley Symphony, San Francisco Symphony, CCCT, The Meraki Quartet @ Calliope, YMTC – tons more! Silent auction includes a weekend at Donner Lake cabin, a private tasting party at Vintage Berkeley, choose your own adventure on the bay in a Boston Whaler, and dinner for four at 21st Amendment in San Francisco!