Tanglewood Gala

The Tanglewood Gala chairs and committee members want to thank all the generous patrons that made the event such a success.

We are delighted to report that the gala raised more than $470,000.


Gala Chairs

Liliana and Hillel Bachrach & Martha and Todd Golub


Gala Committee

Gregory E. Bulger and Richard J. Dix 
Bonnie and Terry Burman
Katie and Paul Buttenwieser
Yumin and Amy Choi
Susan and Gerald Cohen
Charles Cooney and Peggy Reiser
Ranny Cooper and David Smith
Cynthia and Oliver Curme
Jerry and Joanne Dreher
Nancy Edman Feldman and Mike Chefetz
Beth and Richard Fentin
Sanford and Isanne Fisher
Cora and Ted Ginsberg
Nathan and Marilyn Hayward
Ricki T. and Michael S. Helfer
Susie and Stuart Hirshfield
Jackie and Larry Horn
Valerie and Allen Hyman
Carol and George Jacobstein
Margery and Everett Jassy
Joyce Linde
Jay and Shirley Marks
Jane and Robert J. Mayer, M.D.
Wendy Philbrick and Ed Baptiste
Lina S. Plantilla, M.D. and Eduardo R. Plantilla, M.D
Mary Ann and Bruno A. Quinson
Dr. Robin S. Richman and Dr. Bruce S. Auerbach
Daniel Schrager and Ellen Gaies
Arlene and Donald Shapiro
Scott and Robert Singleton
Lauren Spitz
Lynn+ and Ken Stark
Margery and Lewis Steinberg
Jacqueline and Albert Togut
Stephen and Dorothy Weber
June Wu

+ Deceased


The Boston Symphony Orchestra recognizes with gratitude the following individuals and companies for their generous support that have helped make this year's gala such a success.

$50,000
Liliana and Hillel Bachrach*

$25,000-$49,999
Cynthia and Oliver Curme*
Martha and Todd Golub*
Michael L. Gordon*
Joyce Linde*
June Wu* and Yumin and Amy Choi*

$10,000-$24,999
Beth and Richard Fentin*
Ricki Tigert Helfer and Michael Helfer*
Carol and George Jacobstein*
Jane and Robert J. Mayer, M.D.*
The Claudia and Steven Perles Family Foundation*
Stephen and Dorothy Weber *
Anonymous*

$5,000-$9,999
Alli and Bill Achtmeyer
Jennifer and John Bemis
Bonnie and Terry Burman
Alan J. and Suzanne W. Dworsky
Sanford and Isanne Fisher
Johanna and Leslie Garfield
Nathan and Marilyn Hayward
Valerie and Allen Hyman
Charlie and Dorothy Jenkins/ The Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao Foundation
Cynthia and Robert J. Lepofsky
Claudio and Penny Pincus
Mrs. Millard H. Pryor, Jr.
Ronald and Karen Rettner
Jacqueline and Albert Togut

$2,000-$4,999
Lee and Sydelle Blatt
Jan Brett and Joseph Hearne
Gregory E. Bulger and Richard J. Dix
Carole and Dan Burack
Katie and Paul Buttenwieser
Charles Cooney and Peggy Reiser
Ranny Cooper and David Smith
Nelson J. Darling, Jr.
Drs. Anna L. and Peter B. Davol
Violet and Christopher Eagan
Nancy Edman Feldman and Mike Chefetz
Audrey and Ralph Friedner
Paul B. Gilbert and Patricia Romeo-Gilbert
Harold Grinspoon and Diane Troderman
Ronnie and Jonathan Halpern
Drs. James and Eleanor Herzog
Susie and Stuart Hirshfield
Larry and Jackie Horn
Iredale Mineral Cosmetics, Ltd.
Margery and Everett Jassy
Leslie and Stephen Jerome
Stephen B. Kay and Lisbeth L. Tarlow
Dr. Samuel Kopel and Sari Scheer
Jay and Shirley Marks
Lina S. Plantilla, M.D. and Eduardo R. Plantilla, M.D
Letty Cottin Pogrebin and Bert Pogrebin
Mary Ann and Bruno A. Quinson
Dr. Robin S. Richman and Dr. Bruce S. Auerbach
Lawrence and Bette Sue Rosenthal
Joanne Zervas Sattley
Daniel Schrager and Ellen Gaies
JoAnne and Joel Shapiro
Scott and Robert Singleton
Norma and Jerry Strassler
Margery and Lewis Steinberg
Marillyn Zacharis

$1,000-$1,999
Joan and Mark Abramowitz
Jim and Virginia Aisner
Ilan Bachrach
Ronny Bachrach and Joseph Farrell
Derek J. and Joan M. Benham
Phyllis and Paul Berz
Edward S. W. Boesel
Karen S. Bressler and Scott M. Epstein in honor of Liliana and Hillel Bachrach
Debby and Scott Butler
C.C. Cave and Peter Rothstein
Roberta L. and Lawrence H. + Cohn, M.D.
James and Tina Collias
Judith and Stewart Colton
C. Jeffrey and Judith Cook
Jerry and Joanne Dreher
Ginger and George Elvin
Marcia and Jonathan Feuer
Adaline H. Frelinghuysen
Lonnie and Jeffrey Garber
Dr. Donald and Phoebe Giddon
Cora and Ted Ginsberg
Marita and David Glodt
Rita Sue and Alan Gold
Wendy and Peter Gordon
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Graham
Susan and Richard Grausman
Edmund A. Grossman
Scott and Ellen Hand
Ricardo and Ana Julia Hausman
Holly and Charles Housman
Martin and Wendy Kaplan
Sandra G. Krakoff
Paul and Mariette Lange
Thomas and Adrienne Linnell
Vicki and Arthur Loring
Ms. Cindy McCollum and Mr. John T. Spellman
Wilma and Norman Michaels
Wendy Philbrick and Edward Baptiste
Suzanne Priebatsch
Michael and Ramelle Pulitzer
Barbara and Michael Rosenbaum
Nancy Rosenbaum and Jonathan Dolittle
Charlotte Rosenblat and Jim Rosenfield
Carole and Edward I. Rudman
Larry and Pat Rutkowski
Malcolm and BJ Salter
Mrs. Anne Schnesel
Richard and Carol Seltzer
Arlene and Donald Shapiro
Emery and Jill Sheer
Carol and Irv Smokler
Bill and Annette Sohni
Lynn+ and Ken Stark
David Storto and Shelley Mogil
Jerry and Roger Tilles
Myra and Michael Tweedy
Mark and Tania Walker
Ron and Vicki Weiner
Tucker and Cindy Welch
Anonymous (2)

$500-$999
Jeannene Booher
Mary Margaret Collins
Linda G. Conway
Ursula Ehret-Dichter
Janet Eisenstein
Linda Lerner
Mrs. Jose W. Noyes
Sharon and Irving Picard
Suzanne Rubin
Lauren Spitz
Roberta Hope Waller
Rhea and Ken Werner
Anonymous, in honor of Margery Steinberg

In-Kind Donors
Be Our Guest
Boston Gourmet
High Output
Robin Lehman
Maine Branch Company
N√ľage Designs
Peak Event Services
W.J. Deutsch & Sons, Ltd.                             
Winston Flowers        

*Designates Benefactor Table Purchaser

+Deceased

List as of Friday, June 16, 2017


The 2018 Tanglewood Gala will be announced in the fall.


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Many Noted Guests at Season-Opening Tanglewood Gala
https://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/names/2017/07/09/many-noted-guests-season-opening-tanglewood-gala/7kY8TvprDnvanbcokZPumO/story.html