2015 Landmarks Gala

Our programs are made possible by the financial generosity of individuals, foundations, and corporations.
Boston Landmarks Orchestra believes in breaking down barriers for all people. We are proud to be a Mass. Cultural Council UP Organization.

Generously sponsored by

Free for All Concert Fund

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2015 Landmarks Gala

Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM
Royal Sonesta Hotel
40 Edwin Land Boulevard, Cambridge, MA


Appy Chandler, Jeff Makholm, and Stephen Symchych

for their skill, passion and devotion in steering the Boston Landmarks Orchestra from its earliest days to a happy landing on the banks of the Charles River.

Cocktail Reception
Dinner & Program

Festive Attire

Individual tickets: $300 each.

Emcee: Storm Team 5 Meteorologist Danielle Vollmar
WCVBDanielle Vollmar



Invitation (pdf)
Sponsorship information and reply card (pdf)

2015 Gala Sponsors

Orchestra Sponsors
Appy and Susan Chandler
Stephen and Alicia Symchych

String Sponsors
Free for All Concert Fund
Hunt Alternatives Fund

Brass Sponsors
Ann and Graham Gund
Jeff Makholm and Roberta Parks
Allison K. Ryder and David B. Jones
Epp Sonin
Arthur Winn

Woodwind Sponsors
Ted Cutler
Jo Frances and John Meyer

Percussion Sponsors
Laura Connors and Brian O’Connell
Harron Ellenson and Roger Snow
Peter and Dieuwke Fiedler
Newell and Kate Flather
Peabody Essex Museum
Katharine and Anthony Pell
Lia and Bill Poorvu
Michael and Karen Rotenberg

Honorary Chairs
The Honorable Swanee Hunt
The Honorable Deval Patrick and Mrs. Diane Patrick
Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz
Senator Anthony Petruccelli
Representative Jay Livingstone
Representative Adrian Madaro
Councillor Josh Zakim

Gala Committee
Smoki Bacon and Dick Concannon
Laura Connors and Brian O’Connell
Julie Crockford
Katherine DeMarco
Mary J. Kakas
B. J. Krintzman
Michelle Major
Jo Frances and John Meyer
James Murray
Bill Nigreen and Kathy McDermott
Katharine and Anthony Pell
Arthur Rishi
Allison Ryder
Penelope McGee Savitz
Epp Sonin
Stephen Spinetto
Edwin and Joan Tiffany
Christopher Wilkins
Milton Wright

All photos: Jon Fischer Photography