The Everett Philharmonic, led by Dr. Paul-Elliott Cobbs, to perform at a Gala Fundraising Event
Who: The Everett Philharmonic Orchestra • Guest Emcee, Sean MacLean from KING-FM
When: Sunday, April 15, 2018 from 5:30-9:30 PM • Reservations are necessary
Where: Edward D. Hansen Conference Center • 2000 Hewitt Ave • Everett
Bring a hearty appetite, your favorite dancing shoes and a taste for the enticing music of favorite movie scores to the Ninth Annual Everett Philharmonic Spring Fling on Sunday, April 15th from 5:30-9:30 PM. The program highlights the beloved (and sing-able) music of John Williams, Howard Shore, Richard Rogers & Oscar Hammerstein and others. Included is a full gourmet dinner, a silent auction and live music for dancing the night away. This inspired orchestra has thrilled audiences throughout eight seasons and this event will be no exception.
The evening begins with a champagne reception with hors d’oeuvres and no host bar, accompanied by the sweet sounds of the Edmonds Community College Jazz Ensemble. There will be an array of tempting silent auction items to choose from including exciting trips, restaurant gift certificates with concert or sporting event tickets, a spectacular dinner event with the Drs. Cobbs featuring delectable food & drinks prepared by The Chefs Davis, hand crafted garden art and special surprise items! Guest Emcee, Sean MacLean, from KING-FM will host what is certain to be a lively extravaganza! An Everett Philharmonic mini concert will follow with music from a variety of well-known & beloved movies. Music director Dr. Paul-Elliott Cobbs has programmed an appealing array of tunes from Wizard of Oz, Fiddler on the Roof, The Sound of Music, The Lord of the Rings and more, which will definitely entice everyone to the dance floor as the EDCC Jazz Combo musicians gather again and kick up the energy level for your dancing pleasure!
Gourmet dinners include salad, artisan bread, dessert, wine, coffee, and your choice of:
- Slow Braised Boneless Short Rib—with a Memmi jus, served with creamy garlic mashed potatoes & seasonal roasted vegetables
- Chicken Adobo—Filipino style chicken thigh marinated in soy, garlic, vinegar sauce, with ginger-scented Jasmine rice
- Seared Sun Dried Tomato Polenta—with a sun dried tomato basil sauce, served with rosemary roasted fingerling potatoes & seasonal roasted vegetables
Enjoy a fun-filled evening while supporting your Everett Philharmonic. Tickets are affordably priced at $100 each including concert, dinner and dancing! Bring your friends and co-workers, give your employees a night out… a table for ten is $950.
Deadline for reservations is April 7th.
Tickets are available online at www.everettphil.org. Or call 206.270.9729