Tuesday, October 16, 2007
Entertainment | $500,000 raised for Symphony — in one night | Seattle Times Newspaper
Entertainment | $500,000 raised for Symphony — in one night | Seattle Times Newspaper: "$500,000 raised for Symphony — in one night It isn't often that a performing-arts organization raises $500,000 in a single evening at a donor's home. That occurred earlier this month, when that amount was raised on behalf of the Seattle Symphony at a Guest Artists Circle kickoff party in the home of donors James and Sherry Raisbeck. Performing for the guests was pianist Cecile Licad, the star of the previous weekend's Symphony subscription program. The Guest Artists Circle was created last year by a multiyear challenge grant from the Raisbecks,"