Composing the Future

Special Brunch Event

Composing the Future

November 5, 2017

Purchase Tickets

Sunday | 10:30 am
Selby Gardens, Michael's on the Bay
Tickets $175

Catered by Michael’s Events and Catering
Valet service provided
Attire: Dressy Casual

Seating is Limited. Call the Donor Engagement Office at 941-487-2740 to reserve your seat today!

Join us for great music and delicious food, all to benefit the incredible Sarasota Youth Orchestra Program. 

This special event features music by Principal Bass John Miller and his jazz ensemble, including special guests and student musicians.

Enjoy Mimosas on the lawn overlooking beautiful Sarasota Bay, and food stations that include omelets prepared to order, delicious blintzes and Michael’s On East famous crab cakes. 

Music education programs help young musicians develop skills of self-esteem, discipline, teamwork, leadership and performance. Please help support the students of the Sarasota Youth Orchestra programs.


Hugh Steele; Lois Stulberg; Olga Tucker

Design Chair: 

Anne Folsom Smith

Available Sponsorships

Philharmonic Sponsorship


6 Seats (tax deductible portion $4,580)
*Maestro Society Membership

Symphony Sponsorship


4 Seats (tax deductible portion $2,220)
*Maestro Society Membership

Chamber Sponsorship


2 Seats (tax deductible portion $1,360)

All Sponsorships include recognition in event program, on event signage and the Sarasota Orchestra website.

*Invitations to three complimentary 2017-2018 Maestro Society events (to be mailed separately)

Please note: We do not mail tickets for this event. You will receive a separate letter as confirmation of your event ticket purchase.


Foundation Title Sponsor

Gulf Coast Community Foundation

Individual Title Sponsor

Gerri Aaron

Corporate Title Sponsor


Philharmonic Sponsors

Tom and Meg Ryan

Symphony Sponsors

Hugh Steele
Susan and Zuheir Sofia
David and Pam Steves
Lois Stulberg

Chamber Sponsors

David and Linda Green
Bette and Arn Hoffman
Gwen and Tom Watson
Sheila and Merrill Wynne

HA&W Wealth Management, LLC

Ronald and Geri Yonover Foundation

John Miller and Jazz Ensemble Underwriting Sponsor

Gerri Aaron

Media Sponsor

SCENE Magazine

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Our mission is to engage, educate, and enrich our community through high-quality, live musical experiences.

 709 N Tamiami Tr, Sarasota, FL 34236

 Box Office: 941.953.3434

 Administration: 941.953.4252

 Box Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 10 am - 4 pm
and at the concert venue one hour prior to show time

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