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Notable Kitchen Tour & Chef Showcase

Please join Sherrin Baky-Nessler, a long time Newcomers club member and PR chair of the Mainline Committee for the Philadelphia Orchestra at the 

8th Notable Kitchen Tour & Chef Showcase

Thursday, November 2, 2017
10:00am - 3:00pm
Tickets are $51.50 here.

The Main Line Committee for The Philadelphia Orchestra is presenting a self-guided tour of six of the Main Line’s most unique kitchens for the benefit of The Philadelphia Orchestra. Each kitchen will feature different tasting samples prepared by a “notable” area chef. Floral designs and table settings will be displayed. A raffle of valuable baskets containing gift certificates and interesting items for the home will be held.



Any questions- please send Sherrin Baky an email here. 

Academy Ball

Academy of Music 161st Anniversary Concert and Ball 

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Music Director and Conductor

5:00p.m. – 6:30p.m. - Chairman’s Pre-Concert Reception

7:00p.m. – 8:30p.m. – Anniversary Concert

9:00p.m. – 2:00a.m – Ball at the Bellevue  

Celebrate the lush splendor of the home where The Philadelphia Orchestra first made its sound famous—the glorious “Grand Old Lady of Locust Street”—and then dance the night away. Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the brightest guest stars will dazzle you in a spectacular evening of music and resplendent dining like no other, all staged as Philadelphia’s party of the year.

Save the date and join the invitation list early to receive details about the Academy of Music 161st Anniversary Concert and Ball by calling the Academy of Music Restoration Fund Office at 215.893.1978 or visiting

All proceeds from the Anniversary Concert and Ball benefit the ongoing preservation and restoration of our beloved National Historic Landmark Building – The Academy of Music.  Gala tickets on sale on line September 13; Concert-Only tickets on Sale November 1.

Club member Nancy Ronning is planning to attend and has more information. Contact Nancy 

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