2012 Philip & Friends Cabaret
For one night only, the gang's all here! VocalEssence presents a cabaret at the Metropolitan with Philip Brunelle at the piano and special guests Bradley Greenwald, Maria Jette, Simone Perrin and Dennis Spears. Join us as we shake up a swanky soirée of entertainment – it’ll be a kick!
Raffle Items Announced:
Raffle tickets will be sold during the LIVE at the
Metropolitan: Philip & Friends Cabaret event. All proceeds from the raffle
will benefit the VocalEssence Community Engagement Programs. Cash or check only
will be accepted (no credit cards). The drawing will be held at the event.
Napa Behind the Scenes VIP Wine Tour
Value: priceless (raffle
tickets: $20 each)
Donors: Duane and Susan Hoff, Kay and Mike McCarthy, Jack Farrell, Haskell’s
Experience the Napa Valley region of California with special behind the scenes access. During your visit, you will enjoy two nights' accommodations (one night in each of two exclusive winery guest houses) and a wine tasting arranged for you personally courtesy of wine expert and owner of Haskell’s, Jack Farrell. While in the area, you will enjoy tours and wine tastings at up to three of the region’s best wineries, including the renowned Fantesca Estate & Winery, a 10-acre vineyard owned by Duane and Susan Hoff located in Napa Valley’s Spring Mountain District. Two round-trip airline tickets to San Francisco are included courtesy of Kay and Mike McCarthy. Ground transportation not included, must be scheduled on mutually agreed upon dates. Must be 21 years old or over to win.
iPad Mini and VocalEssence Music Archive Collection
Value: $614 (raffle tickets: $10)
Get the latest in Apple technology, just in time for Christmas! The winner of this raffle will receive a newly released iPad mini and the entire VocalEssence CD collection. The 16GB iPad mini has just been released to the public and, at half the weight of the full size iPad, features a beautiful display, HD camera, ultrafast wireless, and over 275,000 apps ready to download from the App store. While you’re enjoying exploring new aps on your iPad mini, you can listen to the entire collection of VocalEssence recordings, including Benjamin Britten’s Paul Bunyan, winner of the 1988 British Gramophone Award for Best Opera Recording, just in time to get you ready for when this opera returns to stage in March.
*All proceeds benefit VocalEssence Community Engagement Programs. The WITNESS and ¡Cantaré! programs reach thousands of students each school year throughout the Twin Cities.