Bravo Gala Celebration Saturday April 28 2018

Bravo! Gala Celebration

Join us at one of Hartford’s most dynamic social events for a spectacular evening of entertainment with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra. Proceeds from the Bravo! event support the HSO’s education and community engagement programs.

Black Tie Optional

For tickets and information, please call 860.760.7302 or email

6:00 P.M.
Cocktail Reception & Super Silent Auction
7:30 P.M.
Program, Live Auction, Fund the Inspiration
8:00 P.M.
9:00 P.M.
Musical Performance by the Hartford Symphony Orchestra
9:30 P.M.
Dessert, Music & Dancing


Supporter Ticket: $300/person
Patron Ticket: $350/person
(includes listing in the evening’s program book)
Sponsorship Opportunities are still available!

Gala Co-Chairs

Shari Cantor
Jennifer DiBella

Gala Committee

Wes Boyd
Donna Collins
Joseph Coray
Denise Davis
Tony Falcetti
Anita Ferrante
Marlene Ferreira
Muriel Fleischmann
Brenda Geitz
Meghan Hayden

Jerry & Barbara Hess
Jeffrey & Nancy Hoffman
Val Jasinski
Margaret Lawson
Alison Leeds
Bob Murray
Joseph D. Spada
Sharon Travis
Betsy Udal
Pam Verney

Table Hosts

Wes & Joann Boyd
Michael & Shari Cantor
Joseph Coray
Abe & Denise Davis
Jennifer DiBella
Tony Falcetti & Tracy Flater
Tony & Anita Ferrante
Karl & Muriel Fleischmann
Martin & Brenda Geitz

Angela Griffin
Jerry & Barbara Hess
Albert & Joan Hurwit
Ken & Ruth Jacobson
Brook & Charlotte Jason
Harvey & Sylvia Kelly
Bob & Lynn Murray
Joseph D. Spada
Jeff & Pam Verney

Special thanks to our sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

South Ocean Capital Partners
Stanley Black and Decker

Overture Sponsors

Trinity College

Media Partner

Hartford Business Journal

Sonata Sponsors

Barnes Group
Cantor Colburn LLP
Michael and Shari Cantor
Hartford Health Care
Lincoln Financial Group
Robinson and Cole
Simsbury Bank
United Bank Foundation
Wells Fargo Bank

Rhapsody Sponsors

Mountain Development

TD Bank
Trinity Health and Saint Francis Hospital
Webster Private Bank

Intermezzo Sponsors

Fiduciary Investment Advisors

Canmore, Fitzgerald, and Meaney

Reception Sponsor


Performance Sponsor

J. Frank and Sharon Travis