Saturday, February 10, 2018 | Four Seasons Chicago
Tickets on sale in December
On this, the 100th anniversary of the birth of Leonard Bernstein, the CYSO Gala celebrates the iconic music of West Side Story. Our signature fundraising event, the gala supports world-class music education for dedicated young musicians from across the Chicago region.
NOTE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD
Jamie Bernstein, broadcaster and eldest daughter of Leonard Bernstein
Saurab and Anjani Bhargava
MASTER OF CEREMONIES
Lourdes Duarte, WGN-TV Anchor
6 pm | Cocktails and Mini Live Auction
Music from CYSO’s Preparatory Strings and Steel Orchestras
7 pm | Dinner, Performance, and Live Auction
Music from CYSO’s Symphony Orchestra
A LOOK BACK: THE CYSO 70TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
On February 11, 2017, supporters, alumni, and friends came together to commemorate seven decades of music at the CYSO 70th Anniversary Celebration. Featuring the music of James Bond, it was an evening of glamour and intrigue.