From the Top Gala 2018

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
6:30–9:30 PM

City Winery Boston
80 Beverly Street
Boston, Massachusetts

of food, wine, music, and merriment at our annual gala. Hosted by Christopher O’Riley, the evening will include a cocktail hour, dinner, and dessert prepared by City Winery chefs, and performances by some of the best young musicians in America.

NPR’s All Things Considered Emeritus Host Robert Siegel

From the Top’s new Executive Director, Gretchen Nielsen

Festive attire

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Portions of this evening will be recorded for later broadcast. All proceeds will support From the Top’s education, outreach, and media programs. 

Gala Supporters


Adage Capital Management, L.P.


The Baupost Group, L.L.C.
Elizabeth and Phill Gross
The Klarman Family Foundation
Susan and Gerald Slavet


Tom and Lisa Blumenthal
Cynthia and Oliver Curme/The Lost & Foudation, Inc.
Linda and Michael Frieze

Glenmede. Founded on ideals. Built on ideas.
Barbara and Amos Hostetter
Nancy and Richard Lubin
John and Janet Pattillo
Jeffrey F. Rayport and Hillary Hedges Rayport
Stephen and Alicia Symchych


Elaine and Robert LeBuhn
Bethany and Robert Millard
William and Lia Poorvu
Frances G. Pratt and Harold I. Pratt
Lisa Utzinger Shen and Dong Shen

About City Winery

City Winery, which opened in November 2017, is one of the most exciting new concert venues in Boston, and strives to deliver the highest-end combined culinary and cultural experiences. A stage that has hosted artists such as Art Garfunkel, Richard Shindell, and Rufus Wainwright will now host some of America’s best young classical musicians.