BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The SYMPHONIA | Boca Raton (thesymphonia.org), South Florida’s world class chamber orchestra, will host ¡Tango SYMPHONIA!, an exotic evening of sultry sounds by the Latin Grammy-nominated Colombian Tango Ensemble, Quinteto Leopoldo Federico, along with a dramatic dance performance, on Saturday, November 12, 2016, 6-10 pm, at Boca West Country Club.
The glamorous evening’s chair is Carole Boucard and the Honorary Chairs are Edith and Martin Stein. ¡Tango SYMPHONIA! will include beverages, appetizers, and dinner with a dish or two with a Latin flair. Guests will also have the opportunity to hone their Tango skills -- if they dare!
Quinteto Leopoldo Federico recorded their first album at FAU in 2015. The album was nominated for a Latin Grammy at the 16th Annual Latin Grammy Awards in the Best Tango Album category. The album, Bogota - Buenos Aires, was produced at FAU's Hoot/Wisdom Recording Studio and released through Hoot/Wisdom Recordings. The group is returning to Boca Raton in November to record their second album at FAU.
Sponsors include Edith and Martin B. Stein, Sun Capital Partners Foundation, Inc., “On the Money” radio program, and Molly Foreman Kozel. Media sponsors include The Boca Raton Tribune.
Committee members include Carole Boucard, Event Chair, Marleen Forkas, Mira Stulberg-Halpert, Jeffrey Kaye, Susan Kaye, Phyllis Malmuth, Annabel Russell and Jan Silverman.
Auction items include a two-night stay at the Boca Raton Resort & Club with golf and dinner for two at 501.
General tickets are $175. VIP tickets are $225, and include premium seating and a bottle of champagne on each table. Guests are encouraged to reserve early, as seats are limited. For tickets and sponsorship information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 561.376.3848. To purchase tickets online, visit thesymphonia.org.
About The SYMPHONIA | Boca Raton
The SYMPHONIA, considered to be one of the region’s world-class orchestras, strives to provide quality classical music for the enjoyment and benefit of the South Florida community. The SYMPHONIA’S performances and educational outreach programs feature nationally and internationally acclaimed conductors and soloists, enhancing the cultural lives of the residents, with special emphasis on its younger citizens.