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The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Gala Celebration

Welcome new Music Director Stéphane Denève and the start of the 140th Season.

Friday, September 20
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, St. Louis

Gala Celebration Co-chairs
Nick and Judy Kouchoukos
Jean-Paul and Isabelle Montupet
Steve and Laura Savis

Gala Nightcap Co-chairs
Molly Hyland and Curt Ittner

6:00pm Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres
7:00pm Black Tie Dinner
8:15pm Musical Presentation Jazz trumpeter Byron Stripling, his quartet, and members of the SLSO perform jazz music inspired by the “Hot Club of France”
9:00pm Nightcap
Dessert and Dancing to live music by Byron Stripling and a Big Band

Gala Tickets start at $850 per person and include the Nightcap

Table Sponsorships start at $10,000
Gala Nightcap only: $75 per person 
Nightcap tickets: slso.org/nightcap 

To reserve your Gala ticket and learn more about Patron and Sponsor tickets, contact Kristin Lamprecht at kristinl@slso.org or 314-286-4131.


The Honorable & Mrs. Sam Fox
Steward Family Foundation and World Wide Technology, Inc.
Centene Charitable Foundation and Noémi & Michael Neidorff

Edward Jones

Jean-Paul & Isabelle Montupet

Proceeds from the Gala Celebration will provide essential support for your St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and our 140-year-old mission to enrich lives through the power of music. In addition to remarkable concert performances at Powell Hall, the SLSO is an integral part of the St. Louis community, offering more than 250 performances including free education and community concerts each year.