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Written by MabuhayRadio News Service   
Thursday, 07 May 2009 08:47

Event Benefits the Los Angeles Philharmonic

SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2009 TIME 6:00 PM - 12:00

The International Committee of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announces its 58th Annual International Ball, will be held Saturday, May 16th, 2009, at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.  This year’s event, which benefits the Los Angeles Philharmonic, honors the Philippines and showcases the country’s fascinating culture, many treasures and artistic traditions.  The gala evening, titled, the “Sights and Sounds of the Philippines” begins with a silent auction followed by dinner and dancing.  Tickets range from $250 to $400.  Call 818-363-1003 to purchase tickets.

The International Committee of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, founded in 1951, is an affiliate of the Los Angeles Philharmonic dedicated to bringing into focus the impact of music as a “language of international goodwill” among all nations.  The main goals of the gala evening are:

• To support and raise funds for the Los Angeles Philharmonic

• To honor the Chefs de Poste of the Los Angeles Consular Corps and their spouses

• To build bridges between cultures and countries through an annual event at the Benefit stall by highlighting a selected country – a true tribute to international understanding, peace, and harmony

• To provide sponsorship to children and their families to attend concerts at Walt Disney Concert Hall
For ticket reservations ($250, $300, $400), please contact the Benefit Ball Chair, Ms Aido Gaona at 818-363-1003 or through e-mail at


Please make check payable to the International Committeeof the Los Angeles Philharmonic and send it to Ms Aida Gaona at 11677 Pala Mesa Drive, Northridge, CA 91326. 

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Last Updated on Thursday, 07 May 2009 08:59

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