Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Wu Tsai Theater, David Geffen Hall

Join us for a festive evening welcoming a year of elegance and beauty.

Join Us

You may also download our RSVP form as a PDF.

For more information or to support the Lunar New Year Gala, please contact Breanna Foister at foisterb@nyphil.org.


6:00 PM Cocktail Reception
7:30 PM Concert
Dinner Follows

Long Yu, Conductor
Ning Feng, Violin
Yiwen Lu, Erhu

Li Huanzhi Spring Festival Overture
Qigang Chen La Joie de la souffrance (The Joy of Suffering), for erhu and orchestra
Traditional / Arr. Guo W. Grassland from Folk Song Suite
Grieg Solveig’s Song from Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
Bernstein / Arr. Brohn West Side Story Suite for Violin and Orchestra

Heritage Formal or Black-Tie Attire

Lunar New Year Gala Leadership Committee

Presenting Sponsor

Honorary Gala Chairs

Mr. and Mrs. Maurice R. Greenberg

Gala Co-Chairs

Angela Chen
Misook Doolittle
Oscar L. Tang and H.M. Agnes Hsu-Tang


Diana Wang and Ling Tian


Elizabeth Bacot
Dr. Kathryn Beal
First Republic Bank
Cornelia and Ralph Heins
James L. and Margo M. Nederlander
Cynthia So
Dana Tang and Andrew Darrell
Tiger Baron Foundation

Senior Principal Sponsors

Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel
Bruce Horten
Barbara Tober

Principal Sponsors

Suzan Gordon
Guenther E. Greiner
Christian A. Lange
Sylvia Tóth

Principal Supporters

David C. Chou
Gerald and Sheree Friedman
Harper Danesh LLC
Hongru Pan
Susan and Elihu Rose
Robert Yunich

as of January 17, 2023