Here's a sneak peek at just a few of the fabulous experiences, gifts, and opportunities that will be on auction at the GMChorale's festive Gala on June 10!  Reserve your place by May 26 to enjoy fine food and wine, music, celebrations, prizes, and more with members and friends of the GMChorale.
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June 10, 2008

Wadsworth Mansion
Middletown, CT

Savor fine food and drink, enjoy a little music, schmooze with the GMChorale's Artistic Director Joseph D'Eugenio, chat with the singers, have fun with fabulous auctions, and revel in the breathtaking beauty of the Wadsworth Mansion, exquisitely restored and nestled in one of the most scenic spots in Connecticut. On this special night, we will celebrate the beauties of choral music, toast Maestro Joseph D'Eugenio as he concludes his 20th season as the Artistic Director of the GMChorale, hear about the music to be offered next season, and more! Join the fun and be part of the future of this remarkable organization!
Tickets: $75

Reservations are required by May 26.

Click HERE to order tickets at the GMChorale's secure website

or click
HERE to download an order form (PDF).
Indulge your senses ... Treat yourself to something special!
Bid on any (or all!) of these special auction items and support the GMChorale's artistic and outreach programs at the same time!
"Shore to Please"
Enjoy a week on the coast of Maine!
Wells, ME - June or September, 2018

Relax in a private three-bedroom home with water views. Walk across the street to the Atlantic Ocean, and enjoy coffee or cocktails on the deck with views overlooking an extensive marine estuary.
Value: $2000. Minimum bid: $1000.
Learn more about Wells, Maine, the "friendliest town in Maine" known for antiquing, seafood, shopping, extensive beaches, and much more! 
Did you know? You can bid on - and win! - any of these auction items even if you can't attend the Gala.

Of course, we hope you can join the fun on June 10, savor the fine food, lift a glass to toast Maestro D'Eugenio's twentieth season, and enjoy lively conversation with other music lovers. But if you can't make it, you can still participate in the Silent Auction by proxy; our Development Committee would be happy to bid for you and keep your bid going. Just send a note to Margie Livengood with the auction item(s) you want to bid on, and your highest bid for each item. Be sure to include your full name and the best way to reach you. Write to Margie at
Tanglewood Weekend
The Bernstein Centennial Concert
Lenox, MA - August 25, 2018
A fabulous weekend is in store for you! This special package includes tickets to the Bernstein Centennial Celebration concert on August 25th, dinner at the famous Red Lion Inn, brunch in Lenox, and lodging in a Lenox condo.
Value: $1000. Minimum bid: $300

Here are details about this special concert and the historic Red Lion Inn in Lenox:
Cooking Class for Six
Cheshire, CT
Enjoy expert tips from Chef Markus Patsch of the fabulous Watch Factory Restaurant in Cheshire.
Value: $300  Minimum bid: $100
Learn more about Chef Markus:
Tanglewood Concert
All-Mozart with Emmanuel Ax
Lenox, MA - July 20, 2018

Win two tickets to hear the Boston Symphony Orchestra and pianist Emmanuel Ax in "the Shed" - with preferred parking. 
Value: $290  Minimum bid: $80

Here is more information about this concert:
Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Talcott Mountain Music Festival

Simsbury, CT
Enjoy Connecticut's own "Tanglewood" experience! Pack a picnic, a bottle or two of wine, and your lawn chairs or blanket, and enjoy the HSO under the stars with friends, when you winh six tickets for any concert in the 2018 season. Value: $150
Choose from among five wonderful programs:
Okemo Mountain
Ludlow, VT
Once summer is fully upon us, you'll be dreaming of crisp cold days on the ski slopes! Win two ski passes in the 2018-2019 season (no holidays).
Value: $200
Learn more about this popular resort:

Long Wharf Theatre
New Haven, CT
Long Wharf Theatre is known for its adventurous programming. Experience it when you win two tickets to any play in the 2018-2019 season.
Value: $183
Read about Long Wharf's upcoming season here:

Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic, CT
You could win two passes to this unique seaport museum! It's a wonderful experience for all ages.
Value: $58
Learn more about Mystic Seaport and Museum:
New Britain Museum of American Art
New Britain, CT
Win four admissions to this museum which just underwent a second expansion and renovation.
Value: $60
Learn more about this wonderful museum:
Hartford, CT
Two vouchers for any TheaterWorks performance. There's easy parking and great restaurants near this iconic theatre in downtown Hartford.
Value: $140
Find out what's going on at TheaterWorks:
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
Hartford, CT
Win four tickets to explore the oldest continuously-operated public art museum in the United States!
Value: $60
Learn more about the Atheneum:
The Silent Auction offers much more, including...

Tickets to enjoy some of the premier arts presenters in New England! Norman Rockwell Museum – Mark Twain House and Museum – Kid City – Peabody Museum – GMChorale – CONCORA – Yard Goats – Goodspeed Opera House – Connecticut Science Center – Berkshire Botanical Garden – The Palace Theater


Gift baskets to tempt every taste! Wine Basket with accessories – Beers with Pilsner Glasses – Chocolates – Touch of Ireland – Coffee Connoisseur – Wines and Cheeses


Specialty items! A fresh Christmas Tree from Josephs Tree Farm – a House Rendering – A late-1800s Lusterware Jog – Child Care


Treat yourself while you support the GMChorale's artistic and outreach programs!

The June 10 Gala is the final opportunity to celebrate Joseph D'Eugenio's 20th season as Artistic Director of the GMChorale.
Won't you join us for this special celebration, as we mark two wonderful decades of music-making, and hear what's in store as Maestro D'Eugenio begins his third decade with the GMChorale?
Reserve your seats by May 26 for the GMChorale Gala on Sunday June 10
Would you rather reserve your Gala tickets by postal mail?
Click HERE to download a PDF order form; it has all the information you need. See you on June 10!
If you can't attend the Gala but would like to support the GMChorale's gift of music to our community, please click here to donate at our secure website. Thank you!
You may also mail your check to
The GMChorale, P.O. Box 527, Middletown, CT 06457
Thank you! Every gift makes a difference!
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