Thank you!


Thank you to all who attended our 2017 Annual Gala, held onstage at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance after the closing performance of The Perfect American. We were honored to have The Perfect American composer Philip Glass join us.

The Gala also celebrated Special Honoree, James Ginsburg, Founder and President of Chicago’s nonprofit classical label, Cedille Records.

Check back here for details about our 2018 Gala and for more ways to support COT!


2017 GALA SPONSORS

DIVA SPONSORS

Julie & Roger Baskes

STARRING ROLE SPONSORS

Lucy & Peter Ascoli

Queta & Ron Bauer

Frances & Henry Fogel

Sue & Paul Freehling

George Jewell

Northern Trust

Laraine & David Spector

SUPPORTING ROLE SPONSORS

Baker McKenzie

Vivien Gross & Dan Tarlock

Virginia Tobiason

COMPRIMARIO SPONSORS

Kathleen Arthur & Stephen Wood

Cedille Records

Allen Heinemann & William Borden

Patricia Kenney & Gregory O’Leary

Vanille Patisserie


2017 GALA COMMITTEE

Queta Bauer, Chair

Cynthia Clarey

Mary Houston

Laura McCormick

Susan Noel

Dorothy Osborn

Virginia Tobiason


Photos from our 2017 Gala