January 06, 2012

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce Your Baltimore-Annapolis Lexus Dealers as presenting sponsor of the 2012 Annapolis Symphony Ball, In Full Swing at Fifty presented by Lexus. On Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 6:30 pm, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, guests will celebrate the ASO’s Golden Anniversary with live entertainment and dancing to the swinging sounds of The Swing Machine Band, a gourmet dinner with fine wines, and an incredible live auction. Featured highlight will be a very special performance by ASO Principal musicians, Fatma Daglar (Oboe) and Todd Thiel (Cello).

“Lexus is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the ASO’s 50th Anniversary Ball. This fine orchestra gives great joy to our community and we are proud to support their world class performances and innovative education programs.” commented Paul LaRochelle, General Manager of Sheehy Lexus of Annapolis.

In addition, ASO is offering a Golden Ticket Raffle where the winner will have the choice of one of the following deluxe trips:

  • Napa Valley Wine Country Experience with 5 nights at the Meritage Resort and Spa, Chauffeured wine tour, lunch or dinner trip on the Napa Valley Wine Train and round-trip airfare for two.
  • 7 nights in beautiful Bermuda in a junior suite at Fairmont Resort with round-trip airfare for two.
  • 7 nights in Hawaii at your choice of Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa, or Hyatt Regency Waikiki and round-trip airfare for two.

Raffle tickets are $200 each and only 100 will be sold. The winner does not need to be present to win.

The Event Chairs are Cathy and John Belcher and Marnie and Jon Kagan. Event sponsors include: ARINC, Baldwin, Kagan and Gormley, LLP, BB&T Bank, and KURE Pain Management. Tickets, at $225 each, can be purchased online at www.annapolissymphony.org or by calling 410-269-1132. Raffle tickets can be purchased by calling the ASO office as well.

For more information contact Katharene Snavely at 410-269-1132 or ksnavely@annapolissymphony.org. Proceeds from the Ball support artistic and education programs at the ASO.

About Annapolis Symphony Orchestra

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, currently under the artistic leadership of Music Director José-Luis Novo, is recognized as the largest and most distinguished performing arts organization in Maryland’s capital city. Performing Classic, Family, Pops and special events each year, the ASO continues to rise in excellence and national reputation. The ASO reaches thousands of new audience members each year with its free summer concerts, as well as its joint concerts with the United States Naval Academy and collaborative projects with other local ballet, opera, and choral music organizations. In addition, the ASO sponsors numerous award-winning education concerts and outreach programs in community schools, sharing the joy of music with thousands of school children. For more information please visit: www.annapolissymphony.org

About Lexus     

Lexus is the leading luxury automaker in the United States. With its reputation for high-quality products and exemplary customer service from its 229 dealers, Lexus has been the top-selling luxury automaker for eleven years in a row. In addition, Lexus is the luxury hybrid leader, offering five hybrids that provide the best in innovative technology and first-class luxury. When Lexus was established in 1989, it offered two models of vehicles. Now, more than 20 years later, Lexus offers variations of 10 vehicles, from the sporty CT 200h hybrid to the V10 supercar, the LFA.