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									Silent Auction
     Silent Auction
• the Symphony Spring Fashion Show Silent
Auction closes at 9:30 p.m., April 22, 2008
• Winning bidders must pay for their purchase
at the close of the auction on April 22
• Payments may be made by check, Visa,
Mastercard, Discover or American express
• Buyer is responsible for contacting donor(s)
directly and coordinating any travel within the
time specified in the contract(s)
• All sales are final and nontransferable
• the Symphony Spring Fashion Show is not
responsible for contract cancellations due to
unavoidable circumstances
• For additional information, please contact
615.687.6541 or ajacky@nashvillesymphony.org
                                                                 cHAMPAGne, VeRY RARe inDeeD

                                                                 celebrate an extraordinary moment in your life with a
                                                                 very rare bottle of 1988 Krug Brut champagne. Among
                                                                 true wine connoisseurs, the House of Krug is the image
                                                                 of understated elegance. For six generations the Krug
                                                                 family has been making champagne in Riems, in the
                                                                 north of France. clos du Mensil, known as the “jewel
AMeliA iSlAnD PlAntAtion, FloRiDA,                               vineyard”, is a tiny plot of land, of only four and half
for two                                                          acres. it is thought that this tiny vineyard, which dates
                                                                 back to 1698, provides the conditions to grow the
luxuriate for four days and three nights at the Amelia           perfect chardonnay grape. it is from the collection of
inn and enjoy the natural splendor of Amelia island              a noted nashville wine connoisseur that we present a
Plantation’s unsurpassed natural beauty. With 1,350              magnum of 1988 Krug Brut champagne.
unspoiled acres, 72 holes of championship golf, clay
tennis courts, a luxury spa and fitness center and               Drink it in style with four beautiful Baccarat onde
incredible beaches, it is no wonder everybody loves              champagne flutes. opened in 1764, Baccarat is one of
Amelia and you will too, as you and your guest enjoy one         europe’s leading purveyors of full-lead crystal. these
round of golf per person.                                        beautiful flutes are simple and modern, guaranteed to
                                                                 enhance the essence of any spirit!
the Plantation also includes a shopping village and bike
trails through forests of ancient oaks. if you are in the        An excellent bottle of champagne, presented in the most
mood for being sporty, for relaxing, for being pampered or       beautiful of flutes…..a very rare and special evening
for a little of all three, Amelia island is the place for you!   indeed!

Three night accommodations for two people in an ocean view       The Symphony Spring Fashion Show wishes to thank
room with one round of golf per person at Ocean Links, Oak       Mr. and Mrs. Keith Pitts and Corzine & Co. for their
Marsh or Amelia River Golf Club. Hotel and inclusions            stewardship and generosity in the creation of this package.
subject to availability. Valid through December 31, 2008.
www.aipfl.com.                                                   Value $ 1,040

Value $1,400
                                                              cHAttooGA cluB, for Four

                                                              comfort and elegance await four lucky guests at this
                                                              renowned resort in the breath-taking mountains of
                                                              cashiers, north carolina. Your luxurious Summit
cARVeD lucite VASe, HAnD-cRAFteD BY                           cottage with two master suites overlooks the famed
ARtiSt cec lePAGe At AMeRicAn ARtiSAn                         croquet courts and the rolling vistas of north carolina.
                                                              trout fishing, hiking, golfing and antique shopping are
American Artisan brings an eclectic assortment of             all available within minutes.
handcrafts from around the country to your door! this
one-of-a-kind gallery prides itself on featuring varied,      this three night stay in cashiers will fortify your spirits
beautiful and unique crafts and gift items. nancy Saturn,     and help you unwind. You may choose to stay on the
gallery owner, travels the country searching for the finest   chattooga grounds and enjoy their world class spa,
contemporary handcrafted works of art.                        tennis courts and fine dining; dinner on Friday night
                                                              at the lodge is complimentary. this special weekend
this magnificent hand sculpted lucite Vase will accent        is closer than you think and promises to relax and
any décor.                                                    rejuvenate you and your travel companions.

One carved Lucite Vase. www.american-artisan.com.             Three night accommodations for four people in this two
                                                              master-bedroom cottage with dinner at The Lodge, gratuity
Value $500                                                    not included. The weekend is Thursday to Sunday; owner
                                                              prefers a September arrangement, but can work out an
                                                              alternate time through November 2008, excluding 4th of
                                                              July, Thanksgiving and Labor Day weekends. All club
                                                              amenities available to guests.

                                                              Value Priceless
cAo HuMiDoR, ASHtRAY and                                    ticKetS to tHe 2009 cMA AWARDS SHoW,
ViSion BoX with ciGARS                                      for Four

escape with cAo… cAo is one of the foremost                 come celebrate with the stars and enjoy the live
premium cigar companies in the world today! these           performances as you become part of the audience at this
amazing products will stylishly maintain the rich flavor    year’s most anticipated awards show- the cMA’s! How
and fullness of your cigars. this complete package          would you like to be present when the 42nd annual
includes a humidor, an ashtray and a unique,                cMA awards are broadcast on national television from
state-of-the-art Vision Box which doubles as a humidor      the Sommet center later this year? courtesy of the
and contains 20 cigars. cAo cigars are draw tested and      country Music Association, you will receive 4 Silver
aged six months to ensure the most satisfactory smoking     level tickets to attend one of nashville’s biggest nights
experience.                                                 of the year!

A fine cigar can inflame a discerning palette when it has   Four Silver Level Tickets for the 42nd Annual CMA
been touched by the sublime. these wonderful cAo            Awards at the Sommet Center. The date for the broadcast
accessories will keep your cigar collection in beautiful    will be announced sometime in 2008. Tickets do not include
company!                                                    access to the CMA’s Post Awards Party. www.cmaworld.com.

One Cx2 humidor, “O” ashtray and Vision Box                 Value $1,200
with 20 cigars.

Value $1,000
cAteReD,                                                              tHe cloiSteR At SeA iSlAnD, GeoRGiA,
All-incluSiVe DinneR in YouR HoMe,                                    for two
for twelve
                                                                      this is the ideal getaway! Renew yourself with a
this is the dinner party of your dreams!                              luxurious two night stay at the beautiful cloister, a
                                                                      graceful and natural retreat nestled quietly behind the
nashville’s premier event planner, elizabeth James will               dunes on Sea island.
be on hand to take care of all the details!
                                                                      legendary elegance has defined the cloister for 80
Don’t be concerned about the menu! Sargent’s Fine                     years. this magnificent gem will astonish you with
catering will plan a feast and Grand cru Fine Wine &                  personal service, spectacular amenities, signature events
Spirits will pair it with the perfect wine.                           and children’s programs that have made it an icon and
                                                                      inspired generations to return again and again.
Have you always wanted to send an exquisite invitation?
the Dotted line will help you select the invitations                  You will have a magical adventure among 10,000 acres
you’ll cherish. illegible handwriting is a non-issue with             of forest, lawns and marshland. enjoy a round of golf
calligrapher Valorie cole’s beautiful work. She will                  for two on one of their legendary, award-winning golf
address your invitations and the place cards too!                     courses or relax with a spa treatment for two after
                                                                      walking on the beach, soaking up the warm ocean air.
top this off with a beautiful floral centerpiece from
Mark o’Bryan at the tulip tree.                                       For three glorious days, own your own stretch of Sea
                                                                      island! Voted Best Resort by Condé Nast and Travel +
What more is there to do? Just invite your friends.                   Leisure and #1 Golf Resort in north America by Golf
                                                                      Digest in December 2006.
Catered, inclusive dinner for twelve people; gratuity not included.
Scheduling is subject to availability by all donors. Contributions    Two night accommodations for two people, including one
from Elizabeth James, Sargent’s Fine Catering, Grand Cru              round of golf and one spa treatment per person. Excludes
Fine Wine & Spirits, Valorie Cole Calligraphy, The Tulip              meals, liquor, incidentals and holidays.
Tree, and The Dotted Line. Dinner must be scheduled before            Valid through April 22, 2009. www.seaisland.com.
April 22, 2009, not available in December 2008.
                                                                      Value $3,100
Value $4,400
cuiSinARt ReSoRt & SPA, AnGuillA,                                 cultuRAl touR oF BoSton, for two
for two
                                                                  the Westin copely Place welcomes you and your
You’ll forever treasure the memories you will create              guest to spend one night in a deluxe room luxuriating
during this extraordinary four night stay at the                  in pampered splendor. the Westin is home to the
celebrated cuisinArt Resort & Spa. this award-winning             Grettacole Spa and has a full menu of spa treatments for
resort and spa is tucked into the crescent curve of               your pleasure.
secluded Rendezvous Bay and surrounded by sparkling
turquoise waters and powdery white sand.                          When you break away from the sights and sounds of
                                                                  Boston’s extraordinary shopping and culture, you’ll take
lush gardens wind their way past the infinity pool to             pleasure in a guided tour and visit to the Museum of
oceanfront villas, each with spectacular views of the             Fine Arts, Boston and a visit to the isabella Stewart
caribbean Sea. the Venus Spa elevates the restorative             Gardner Museum, each located within a couple miles of
experience to a whole new level with an internationally           the hotel.
trained staff to cater to your every whim.
                                                                  the Westin copley Place is surrounded by art galleries,
choose from casual to fine dining at the resort’s two             boutiques and many exciting restaurants to try while you
exceptional restaurants. cuisinArt Resort & Spa – this            delight in your stay in one of America’s most cultured
is your invitation to exhale…                                     and historic cities!

Four night accommodations for two people in a Beach front         One night accommodations for two people. Hotel stay is
Junior Suite for two, inclusive of Continental Breakfast. Valid   based on availability, includes room and tax charges and
through December 18, 2008. Standard black-out dates               excludes gratuity. Advance reservations are required; black-
apply. Nontransferable. www.cuisinartresort.com.                  out dates will apply. Tours are available as schedules permit.
                                                                  Valid through April 22, 2009. www.westin.com/copelyplace;
Value $4,200                                                      www.mfa.org; www.gardnermuseum.org.

                                                                  Value $600
DeRMeSS oF nASHVille,                                       “tHe DRAMAtiSt” by ARtiSt PAul HARMon
one candela YAG Skin tightening laser Series
                                                            Paul Harmon is an internationally exhibited artist who
Pamper yourself at Dermess with an optimal treatment        for 11 years, from 1986 to early 1998, divided his time
with minimal side effects – the candela YAG Skin            between permanent studio/residence in Paris, France and
tightening laser Series. this is the Dermess answer to      Brentwood, tennessee. Mr. Harmon is the recipient of
“not ready for a face lift,” offering you a more youthful   many major international painting awards including the
appearance through non-surgical intervention.               Prix de la Ville de Monaco and the Prix de la Societe E.J.A.
                                                            at the XXIV Prix International D’Art Contemporain de
Meet with terri Hightower, an R.n. with 25 years of
experience in healthy lifestyles and skin care. terri’s     the Harmon painting ‘Walking Man’ was chosen by Her
team will bring the knowledge and experience necessary      Serene Highness, Princess caroline of Monaco for her
to offer you a method of laser therapy that will truly      private collection. Mr. Harmon’s work is well represented
improve the appearance of your skin.                        in numerous galleries, museums and major corporate
                                                            collections in europe, Asia and the united States.
Dermess will leave your skin luminous and radiant!          collections include the tennessee State Museum, the
                                                            tampa Museum of Art, the George Bush Presidential
One Candela YAG Skin Tightening Series, valid through       library and Museum, the Museum of the Principality of
December 30, 2008. www.dermessrenewal.com                   Monaco and the city of caen, France.

Value $2,500                                                the Symphony Spring Fashion Show is proud to present
                                                            you with an opportunity to own your own Paul Harmon,
                                                            The Dramatist, a 35” x 46” oil-on-canvas painting,
                                                            which was completed in his Paris studio in 1995.
                                                            Painted in hues of blue and grey, this figurative painting
                                                            will make an important statement in your home and will
                                                            place you in the league with international collectors.

                                                            One 35” x 46” oil-on-canvas painting donated by
                                                            Mr. Paul Harmon. www.paulharmon.com.

                                                            Value $4,200
eGYPt- nile cRuiSe ADVentuRe, for two
                                                                       RetReAt to DAncinG BeAR loDGe
courtesy of Mara and James Berkeley of Destinations &                  in tHe SMoKieS, for two
Adventures international, you will treasure the memories of
your seven night trip for two to egypt. Your five-star trip will       this get-a-way to the Smokies is great fun! At Dancing
be divided into a four night hotel stay at one of the wonderful        Bear lodge, your panoramic backyard view will be the
intercontinental hotels, the cairo Semiramis, and a three              Great Smoky Mountains. Rustic luxury will be yours as
night cruise along the River nile from Aswan to luxor.
                                                                       you travel to east tennessee to enjoy regionally-inspired
Standing on the site of the historic Semiramis Hotel,                  cuisine, prime golf and endless shopping within easy
Semiramis intercontinental cairo is a symbol of modern                 access.
style. the hotel offers a world-class casino and fully equipped
health club for your enjoyment. egyptologists will enhance             A stay at Dancing Bear lodge offers you and yours
your trip with their incredible depth of knowledge in their            use of their 36-acre resort, their magnificent 15,000
study of egyptian culture on your private tours. Within
walking distance, you’ll find the egyptian Museum, the cairo
                                                                       square foot lodge with upscale bed and breakfast
opera House and the cairo tower, the citadel and old cairo.            accommodations and many, many outdoor activities
                                                                       including guided fly fishing outings, biking, hiking and
Be sure to visit the Giza Pyramids, located within a 30                horse back riding. Your stay includes a complimentary
minute drive. envision yourself standing next to the                   continental breakfast and nightly s’mores by the outdoor
celebrated Sphinx or touring the famous Pyramids and tombs             fireplace!
of the Pharaohs.

You’ll step back in time as you sail the nile for three nights         Your lodge room features a king-size featherbed with a
on a nile cruise Adventure. the Sonesta Saint George offers            hot tub just steps away! Relax in front of the two story
you a leisurely cruise with countless amenities and modern             stone fireplace or rock in the rocking chairs on the front
luxuries. You’ll make stops along the way as egyptologists             porch. leave the world behind and head to Dancing Bear
lead you through thousands of years of history with tours to           lodge!
ancient temples and hidden tombs before returning you to the
contemporary comforts of your ship.
                                                                       Two night accommodations for two people in a deluxe lodge
Seven night accommodations for two people on a five star trip to       room. Includes complimentary continental breakfast, nightly
Egypt. Four nights in Cairo at the Semiramis InterContinental          s’mores by the outdoor fireplace and all taxes and surcharges.
Cairo and three nights aboard a Sonesta Nile Cruise. Private           Gratuity not included. Reservations are based on availability.
tours, led by Egyptologists, are available in Cairo to the Pyramids,   Not valid on holidays, holiday weekends or the month of
Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Islamic Cairo & Bazaar. Valid through
2008, except Christmas. Subject to availability. www.daitravel.com.
                                                                       October. Expires May 1, 2009. www.dancingbearlodge.com.

Value $6,000                                                           Value $500
4tH oF JulY FiReWoRKS in FloRiDA, for Six                      51 BucKinGHAM GAte in lonDon, for two

courtesy of Judy and tom Foster, you’ll relax beside the       courtesy of lee Robinson and Belle Meade Vacations…
sparkling emerald water on world-class pristine white          you and your guest will enjoy the luxury and grandeur of
sands. located along the emerald coast on Florida’s            london with a three-night stay in a sumptuous deluxe
panhandle, you and five guests will enjoy a seven night,       junior suite at 51 Buckingham Gate Hotel. Your trip
eight day stay in this beautiful Destin vacation condo.        includes complimentary breakfast each day to provide
                                                               you with the necessary vitality to see all the sights. Dine
Whether your focus will be on shopping in Miramar              at the hotel’s South indian restaurant, Quilon and
Beach and Destin, or simply indulging yourself along           experience their spectacular cuisine. Quilon received the
the 420 feet of stunning white sandy beaches, you’ll           ultimate culinary accolade - a Michelin star.
enjoy your time in Destin! Miramar Beach and Destin
offers something for everyone from – dolphin cruises           imagine the itinerary you will create for your trip… a
to fabulous championship golf courses. this French             play in the famous open-air theatre in Regent’s Park or
Riviera inspired resort offers outstanding beach service       the changing of the guard at nearby Buckingham Palace.
and a pampering massage salon.                                 Will you pencil in the pursuit of the best, most authentic
                                                               fish n’ chips feast, the spectacular history and view inside
You will enjoy magnificent views of Destin’s fiery sunsets     of the House of Parliament or partake in the notable
from your 17th floor condo with its oversized terrace.         shopping available in notting Hill or the West end?
However you spend your time, you will love your stay in
Destin!                                                        All of these excursions will equip you and your guest to
                                                               experience all that is london. However you spend your
Seven night accommodations for six people in a three           time, london will be yours for four full days!
bedroom, three and a half bath condo which has one king bed
and four twin beds. No one under age 21 is allowed without a   Three night accommodations for two people with breakfast
parent present. Prescheduled for the week of June 29 through   each day and champagne upon arrival. Gratuity not included.
July 6, 2008. Stay must be confirmed with donors.              Subject to availability, valid until April 30, 2009.
www.edgewaterbeach.com.                                        www.51-buckinghamgate.com.

Value $3,800                                                   Value $2,915
GiRlS niGHt At tHe PeRFect PAiR, for Four                    H.SteRn JeWelRY, Golden Stones crystal Pendant

“if the shoe fits…,” make plans with the perfect             is individuality what you crave? every item crafted
pair, casey and Whitney. enjoy a perfect evening for         by H.Stern is designed to enhance your beauty and
four girlfriends with a private, after-hours shopping        uniqueness. Known for turning their newly mined
experience at the Perfect Pair. each of you will receive a   gemstones into luxury, handcrafted baubles, the H.Stern
$250 gift certificate plus a 15% discount on purchases       commitment to quality from start to finish is legendary.
that evening.
                                                             Any piece of H.Stern jewelry is an object of desire. As
champagne and hors d’oeuvres will provide the                with all H.Stern’s treasures, this stunning piece glitters
sustenance needed to try on so many perfect pairs of         and sparkles…Where will you wear your new treasure?
                                                             One 18 karat yellow gold 16” necklace with a rock crystal
Private after hours shopping for four people, $250.00 gift   pendant. www.hstern.com.
certificate for each person plus 15% discount, champagne
and hors d’ oeuvres. Valid through May 1, 2009.              Value $2,400

Value $1,400
HiDDen lAKe DinneR, for eight                                   RelAX AnD unWinD At DeStinAtion
                                                                KoHleR, for two
connect over dinner with your closest friends at one
of the most beautiful lake homes in middle tennessee.           let Kohler captivate you…
Kelley and lee Beaman will open their stunning home
to you for a private, exquisite dinner for eight, including     You will be enthralled by the majesty of the American
wine and flowers. You may choose to take a boat ride at         club resort and the Kohler Waters Spa in the midst of
dusk or roast marshmallows in their outdoor fire pit to         the scenic beauty of the Midwest. Whether you intend
round out your fabulous evening!                                this trip as a golf vacation or a spa vacation, you can’t
                                                                miss at Kohler.
located just south of leiper’s Fork, you will enjoy a
scenic drive and an evening with good friends.                  Your two-night stay includes entry to the renowned
the beautiful Beaman farm was featured in the                   Kohler Waters Spa, rated #1 by Condé Nast for
october 2007 issue of Architectural Digest. it’s your turn      treatments and services among resort spas. You will enjoy
to come and see what the buzz is all about!                     countless opportunities to indulge in the various features
                                                                of a true spa retreat. Visualize yourself enjoying their
Catered dinner for eight people with wine and flowers.          famous chocolate pedicure or relaxing on the
Winning bidder must contact the owner to schedule the           glass enclosed rooftop deck with a whirlpool,
evening, based on availability. Valid through April 22, 2009.   fireplace and lounge.

Value Priceless                                                 Two night accommodations for two people. Based on space
                                                                available, this certificate is valid through November 1, 2008
                                                                through May 2009 excluding Saturdays and select holidays.
                                                                Enjoy a complimentary room upgrade as available at check
                                                                in. Complimentary daily spa access is included with additional
                                                                services available for a fee at the Kohler Waters Spa.

                                                                Value $1,200
lADieS onlY “Wine-101” eVeninG, for ten                        tHe loDGe AnD SPA At coRDilleRA, for two

Gather your girlfriends for a fabulous evening at              clear your mind in colorado…for three nights and four
F. Scott’s Restaurant & Jazz Bar. this ladies only event       days, you’ll breathe refreshing mountain air as you try
includes a delectable dinner, served in F. Scott’s private     to decide what to do first! Just imagine the breathtaking
dining room and includes an education on wines from            views atop this privately owned mountain…
the charming wine expert and speaker,
Jean-noël Fourmeaux du Sartel.                                 the lodge and Spa at cordillera is a 6,500 acre resort
                                                               community located in colorado’s spectacular Vail Valley.
Jean-noël is the owner of the award winning vineyard,          cordillera features amenities such as a spa and fitness
chateau Potelle, in napa. chateau Potelle has earned its       center, a nordic center with 17 miles of maintained
place as a top ranked producer of Zinfandel, cabernet          trails and four unique dining options to tempt your
Sauvignon, chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. the                 taste buds. in addition to your stay, you will enjoy a golf
evening will also feature several of chateau Potelle’s hand-   outing for two at the prestigious cordillera Mountain
crafted wines to tempt and tantalize you and your party!       course.

the professional staff at Brentwood limousines offers          the lodge and Spa at cordillera has won numerous
their services to ensure your evening is even more             awards for its four first-rate golfing facilities from Golf
perfect! Relax and let your chauffeur take care of all         Digest, Condé Nast Traveler and Luxury Golf and Travel
the details as you and your friends travel in style and        Magazine.
comfort to and from this delectable evening.
                                                               Whether golfing, skiing or relaxing in style is your pleasure,
This auction item has been prescheduled on the evening of      the lodge and Spa at cordillera is the place to be!
Wednesday, May 21st, 2008 for ten people and is offered in
conjunction with F. Scott’s Restaurant & Jazz Bar,             Three night accommodations for two people in a Lodge
Mr. Jean-Noel Fourmeaux and Brentwood Limousines.              Room, which features either a private balcony or a fireplace.
Gratuity not included. www.fscotts.com.                        One round of golf for two at the Cordillera Mountain Course.
                                                               Valid through December 12, 2008. Offer subject to space
Value Priceless                                                availability and excludes holiday periods.

                                                               Value $2,100
tHe loeWS lAKe lAS VeGAS ReSoRt, for two                      nASHVille centRe FoR lASeR AnD
                                                              FAciAl SuRGeRY, one Botox treatment
envision a magnificent 25-acre lake front desert
resort with breathtaking mountain views and elegant           Facial rejuvenation without any down time…Botox
surroundings, yet only 17 miles away from the famed           remains the most popular nonsurgical aesthetic
Vegas Strip!                                                  treatment in the united States. And no one does it
                                                              better than Dr. Brian Biesman and nashville centre for
the loews lake las Vegas Resort can be next on your           laser and Facial Surgery. Make your appointment soon
list of exciting places to go as you cherish your two-night   for one Botox treatment…you won’t be disappointed
stay in a double occupancy room.                              and your friends will be green with envy at just how good
                                                              you look!
this fabulous resort includes two 18-hole golf courses,
complete spa, fine dining and a lake with white sand          One Botox treatment courtesy of Brian S. Biesman, M.D.
beaches, water sports and fishing. Roll the dice and make     and Nashville Centre for Laser and Facial Surgery. Valid
this thrilling trip yours!                                    through October 31, 2008. www.drbiesman.com

Two night accommodations for two people in a double           Value $1,100
occupancy room. Valid through April 22, 2009 and subject
to availability. www.loewshotels.com.

Value $800
nicole FARHi HAnDBAG                                            one & onlY PAlMillA,
                                                                loS cABoS, MeXico, for two
After launching a successful career in the united
Kingdom, nicole Farhi has developed a following in the          the incomparable one & only Palmilla lies on the Baja
united States and Japan and she is rapidly expanding            Peninsula where the ocean greets the desert and where
her presence throughout the world.                              the Pacific merges with the Sea of cortez. imagine
                                                                lounging in your ultra luxurious and spacious Beach
nicole’s personal philosophy is to design clothes               Front terrace Junior Suite for three nights with 24-
and accessories that she would like to wear. nicole’s           hour personal butler service, a telescope for stargazing
commitment to quality is evident in the details of this         and enjoying the stunning views. Palmilla Golf club
full quill ostrich bag offered to you with its fine stitching   offers a signature 27-hole Jack nicklaus course that is
and beautiful colors.                                           guaranteed to challenge and delight your inner golfer.

this nicole Farhi handbag will make a wonderful                 Palmilla also features two dramatic infinity edge pools
addition to any personal collection!                            overlooking the sea, as well as several wonderful dining
                                                                options. An elegant spa blending ancient and modern
One handcrafted genuine full quill ostrich Farhi handbag. An    healing techniques is only steps away.
electronic image is available, please e-mail
ajacky@nashvillesymphony.org. www.nicolefarhi.com.              Where exhilaration and serenity thrive in blissful
                                                                harmony…one & only Palmilla.
Value $2,300
                                                                Three night accommodations for two people. Valid from
                                                                May 1- December 15, 2008. Based on availability.

                                                                Value $4,500
PARADiSe on eARtH, for Four couples                          Pet PoRtRAit, Fine Art Dog Painting

overlooking the enchanting Yellowstone River, your six       imagine the pleasure you will take in a portrait of
night stay for eight people in this spacious 5,000 square    your beloved pet! let local artist, charlotte terrell,
foot home features four bedrooms and four bathrooms.         capture the expression and personality of your canine
this exquisite home is located in the Paradise Valley,       companion in an 8” x 10” oil painting. through
at emigrant, Montana, within close proximity to              sensitive and bold brush strokes, she will memorialize
Yellowstone Park, the Beartooth Highway and many             your pet in a touching tribute to the relationship you
other natural wonders.                                       share.

experience nature at its best…big game hunting, fly          charlotte strives to tell the story of every dog in its own
fishing, white water rafting, kayaking, wildlife viewing,    surroundings, assuring that your portrait will translate
camping and horseback riding are just a few of the           into a good painting as well.
additional recreational opportunities available under the
“big sky” in Montana.                                        Portrait includes an 8” x 10” oil painting. Dog owner must
                                                             be available for the photo session with the artist. Redeem by
Six night accommodations for eight people with no children   April 22, 2009. www.charlotteterrell.com.
under 12 years old. Date is subject to space availability.
The winning bidder must contact donor to schedule            Value $720

Value $4,800
                                                               SAn MiGuel de AllenDe HoMe, for eight
eleGAnt BlAcK AnD WHite PHotoGRAPHY
                                                               this beautiful, lush home will surround you in luxury
                                                               and beauty. For seven nights and eight days, eight people
You have seen Dennis Wile’s world-renowned
                                                               will enjoy the splendor and exquisite décor found in this
photography on the pages of Vogue Hommes, The New
                                                               casa grande. this colonial Mexican style home has four
York Times, GQ, National Geographic Traveler and
                                                               bedrooms featuring two queen size beds and two king
Nashville NFocus!
                                                               size beds for your comfort.
For more than thirty years, Dennis has been perfecting
                                                               Beautiful San Miguel sits roughly 6,000 feet on top
portraiture, the craft for which he is most well-known.
                                                               of the Bajío of Mexico and features cobblestone streets
taking time to memorialize those most important to you
                                                               and colonial architecture from the 16th century. the
will be a choice you will never regret. When you schedule
                                                               beautiful climate and superbly clear light is a significant
time with Dennis, he is yours for the day if necessary and
                                                               draw for many artists.
will come to your home or the location of your choice.
                                                               if vacationing in an authentic Mexican town with
Whether you select stunning prints of your loved ones
                                                               international flair appeals to you, San Miguel should
to stand alone or select several different portrait poses
                                                               be your choice. come enjoy all San Miguel has to offer
to make a salon-style grouping, you will be thrilled
                                                               including world class art schools, galleries, film festivals,
with your decision to select Mr.Wile and his talent and
                                                               theatres, concerts, chamber music, jazz festivals and
                                                               mucho, mucho más……
Elegant fine art black and white photography sitting for up
                                                               the beauty of this home will inspire you…Your trip to
to five subjects. Includes the first three unframed portrait
                                                               San Miguel will be so impressive that you will want to
selections, up to a 20” x 30” print size. Sitting must take
                                                               return again and again.
place by October 31, 2008 in the greater Nashville area.
                                                               Seven night accommodations for eight people. Stay is subject
                                                               to availability and mutual agreement, but not available
Value $5,000
                                                               Christmas, New Years and Easter. Valid until
                                                               April 22, 2009. House rules include no smoking and no
                                                               children under 12 years old.

                                                               Value $4,000
SeDonA, ARiZonA VAcAtion HoMe, for two                       GuS MAYeR SHoPPinG eXtRAVAGAnZA,
                                                             for Four
courtesy of Mara and James Berkeley, you and your
guest will enjoy your one week get-a-way vacation in this    Picture a private and exclusive shopping experience for
one bedroom rustic hideaway in Sedona, Arizona.              yourself and three of your favorite friends!

Some visit Sedona for the breathtaking beauty with           this Gus Mayer after hours shopping extravaganza
its red-rock monoliths or for the shopping in the            for four offers champagne and hors d’oeuvres, plus a
delightfully eclectic shops and galleries. others come       $2,000 gift certificate. With so many wonderful and
to savor the flavors of local dining and enjoy the diverse   stylish clothing items and accessories to peruse through,
cultural events. Another major draw is the renowned and      you’ll be thrilled with your after hours access to the
highly concentrated energy conducive to healing and          exquisite Gus Mayer show room and Janice’s expertise in
meditation rumored to be found in Sedona’s vortexes.         fashion!

You may enjoy driving along the famous scenic highway,       this will be an evening you won’t soon forget!
oak creek canyon, which is the first leg of a day trip
to one of the world’s great wonders, the nearby Grand        Winning bidder must contact Janice Elliott to make
canyon.                                                      arrangements for their personal, after hours shopping
                                                             experience for four people, with champagne and hors d’oeuvres
Seven night accommodations for two people. This home is      with a $2,000 gift certificate. Redeem by April 22, 2009.
available from May through September 2008. Winning           www.gusmayer.com.
bidder must make arrangements through owner. Subject to
availability.                                                Value $2,200

Value $1,500
St. ReGiS Hotel, neW YoRK, for two                                tAYSt ReStAuRAnt AnD Wine BAR, for eight

Start spreading the news!                                         experience upscale dining in the heart of nashville. Join
                                                                  Dan and Jeremy and the entire tayst staff for an evening
courtesy of lee Robinson at Belle Meade Vacations,                of food and fun with excellently paired wines. Dan and
a one night, glamorous weekend get-a-way for two to               Jeremy share their years of fine dining experience all for
new York city can be yours! You’ll fly round trip coach           you at tayst…
on American Airlines to the “Big Apple!” Your visit even
includes taking afternoon tea for two in the prominent            Picture yourself with seven of your closest friends sitting
Astor court. You have the luxury of staying at one of             down to savor a memorable meal…you will talk and
new York’s most famous architectural jewels that offers           laugh together while you bask in the warm atmosphere of
timeless style and grace…the St. Regis Hotel, new York.           this remarkable restaurant.

located in the heart of Manhattan, the St. Regis is the           come see what the buzz is about! Writers and food
center of new York city’s civic, business and social life.        critics from the Nashville Scene to Bon Appétit have
this beautiful beaux-arts structure is within walking             praised the efforts of nashville’s own tayst! From
distance of central Park, Rockefeller center, museums,            appetizer to dessert, you will savor each and every bite.
art galleries and the world’s finest shops. After
sightseeing and shopping in the world’s most wonderful            One five course gourmet dinner for eight people with
city, you will start making plans for a return visit to…          wine. Gratuity not included. Winning bidder must make
the St. Regis Hotel, new York…it is luxury defined.               arrangements suitable to all parties. www.tayst.info.

One night accommodations for two people. Offer includes           Value $1,000
a weekend stay plus afternoon tea for two in Astor Court.
Valid only in January, February, July and August and expires
August 2009. American Airlines round trip coach for two people.

Value $1,985
telluRiDe MountAin loDGe, for Four

located mid-mountain in the town of Mountain Village,
colorado, this exclusive and private resort will cater
to you and your family with an unparalleled level of
service. Fully experience the beauty and splendor that
is telluride in the Franz Klammer lodge. You’ll take
pleasure in your vacation villa with its scenic mountain          teMPt YouR tASte BuDS, for eight
view from your private balcony. each condo has ten-
foot ceilings, a stone and natural gas fireplace, a fully         Renowned nashville caterer Johnny Haffner, with
equipped kitchen and two master bathrooms with jetted             capers catering, will host eight guests in his home and
spas for your contentment.                                        prepare a fabulous five-course gourmet dinner in his
                                                                  kitchen to please the most discriminating palette. the
While skiing is at the heart of telluride’s winter                perfect accompaniment of wine selections will be offered
recreation, world class shopping is also available in             with each course, courtesy of the HSc Wine & liquors
Mountain Village with one-of-a-kind boutiques, coffee             in cool Springs. Don’t miss out on this fun night
shops and artists’ galleries, all of which are accessible         of fabulous food, great friends and warm hospitality
from the lodge through a complimentary gondola. the               with one of nashville’s most prominent catering
Himmel Spa is available on site as well as many posh              professionals.
after-hours restaurants and nightclubs.
                                                                  Five course gourmet dinner for eight people, including wine
Seven night accommodations for four people in a two bedroom       selections. Gratuity not included. Scheduling is subject to
home at the Franz Klammer Lodge in Mountain Village,              availability by all donors. Dinner must be scheduled before
Colorado. Stay is subject to availability and reservations must   April 22, 2009.
be made at least three months in advance. Valid through
April 21, 2009. www.raintreevacationclub.com.                     Value $1,000

Value $7,665
“tWiliGHt” BY ARtiSt liSA JenninGS                        tiFFAnY & co., White Gold cushion Pave Pendant

this enchanting framed acrylic and mixed media            So distinctive is the famous name and the little blue gift
painting entitled “Twilight” will enhance any room        box that it can’t be long before crayola grants
in your home. the shadowy image of a woman, or            tiffany & co. its own color!
perhaps a man, with dragonflies hovering nearby invites
speculation. With beautifully blended creams, golds       in business since 1837, tiffany is revered for beauty,
and yellows with accents of aqua, green and aubergine,    brilliance and trendsetting style. From Art nouveau to
“Twilight” is warm and inviting yet compelling and        Art Deco all the way to today’s modern classics, tiffany
mysterious. it is framed in a handsome distressed gold    is synonymous with timelessness.
frame giving it the weight needed for any room in your
home.                                                     this gorgeous pendant offered to you is part of a set,
                                                          so later on if you fancy a ring with Pave diamonds or
lisa Jennings makes her home in leiper’s Fork,            matching earrings, tiffany & co. can accommodate your
tennessee. She is represented by Bennett Galleries,       wishes!
Knoxville, tennessee; catherine Kellegan Gallery,
Atlanta, Georgia; and leipers creek Gallery, Franklin,    One 18 Karat White Gold Cushion Pave Pendant, .41 total
tennessee. lisa’s work can be found in the civil Rights   karat weight, color grade H, clarity grade VS on a 16” chain.
Museum in Memphis, inside the tennessee State             www.tiffany.com
Museum, as part of the Bridgestone collection and in
the cathedral of the incarnation in nashville, among      Value $1,900
many others.

One 21” x 25” framed acrylic and mixed media painting.
Previews of the Ms. Jennings’ work are available at
www.lrossgallery.com and at the Leiper’s Creek Gallery
just outside Franklin, Tennessee.

Value $2,500
titAn’S eXecutiVe Suite, for Four                             FRencH Wine:
                                                              SPeciAl WineS FoR A SPeciAl eVeninG
Are you ready for some football? calling all titan’s
fans! Here is your chance to see a game in comfort and        this incredible package is a complete selection of wines
style in a titan’s executive Suite. Your party of four        for a very special evening for four, selected by one of
will enjoy the game of your choice with lunch or dinner       nashville’s premier wine enthusiasts. You’ll start your
served in an indoor titan’s skybox.                           evening with champagne, followed by a Southern Rhone
                                                              white, then a red burgundy, next fabulous Bordeaux,
Join the titan’s as they begin their 9th season in            ending with a sweet wine from Sauternes. this incredible
nashville. Provide a little hometown support and come         wine list includes: 1985 Charles Heidsieck Champagne,
cheer on our dual-threat quarterback, Vince Young, as         2004 Beaucastel Blanc (White Rhone), 2002 Domaine
he leads our beloved tennessee titans to victory!             Rossignol Volnay Angles (Red Burgundy), 1995 Margaux
                                                              (great red wine of Bordeaux), 2001 Chateau de Fargues,
One Executive Suite for four people, with lunch or dinner     Sauternes (half bottle of dessert wine). this unbelievable
included. Gratuity not included. Winning bidder must notify   collection of wines will give you and three of your best
donor of selected game by August 2008.                        friends a truly incredible night to remember!

Value $1,200                                                  The Symphony Spring Fashion Show wishes to thank
                                                              Mr. Billy Ray Hearn for his stewardship and generosity
                                                              in the creation of this package.

                                                              Value $1,000
An eVeninG WitH titAn’S GM,
MiKe ReinFelDt, for twelve

Wanted: armchair quarterbacks! Spend an evening with
Mike Reinfeldt, General Manager of the tennessee titans,         VillA MontAÑA Hotel & SPA, MoReliA,
hosted by Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar.                 MeXico, for two

Yes, you read that right, no black tie, no dancing, no           Meander through the well-kept gardens in this exclusive
small talk, just an exciting evening of sports, food and         hill top hotel overlooking the beautiful colonial Mexican
wine with the guys. this small, intimate gathering will          city of Morelia. Play a game of tennis, rejuvenate at the
be held in a private room at Fleming’s and is limited to         spa and relax in the pool. A signature Jack nicklaus
twelve guests.                                                   golf course is just five minutes away. in the evening,
                                                                 enjoy a margarita as you watch the city lights sparkle
the evening will include an informal question and                below. Head into dine in the delightful restaurant,
answer session with Mike, where you will have a chance           where gourmet food is prepared with talent, the finest
to ask questions and make the comments that you have             ingredients and served with flair.
unsuccessfully “made” from the stands or your easy chair.
                                                                 enjoy countless excursions to fascinating sites nearby...
As the sports talk flows, ed Bortle’s staff at Fleming’s         Santa clara del cobre, Pátzcuaro, and the most famous,
will treat you to a five-course gourmet dinner with              the el Rosario Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary.
carefully chosen wines and a chef’s surprise that will
complete your dinner.                                            Ranked as one of the finest small hotels in Mexico, you’ll
                                                                 be fascinated with all that Villa Montaña has to offer.
Mike Reinfeldt has a 29 year history with professional
football. Mike returned to tennessee football in the             Two night accommodations for two people in a Junior Suite,
2007/08 season as General Manager of the titans                  with a welcome cocktail and a welcome basket of fresh fruit
following four nFc championships and three Super                 in your room. Includes a steam and sauna in the spa. If
Bowl appearances between his associations with the               you plan a visit to the butterfly sanctuary, a winter trip is
Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers.                      recommended. Valid through February 2009.
This auction item has been prescheduled for the evening of
June 4th, 2008 for twelve people and is offered in conjunction   Value $800
with Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar and Mr. Mike
Reinfeldt. Gratuity not included. www.flemingssteakhouse.com.

Value Priceless
Wine countRY, SAn FRAnciSco to tHe
nAPA AReA, for two

Begin your tour of the wine country in the city of inimitable
grace and style, San Francisco. You’ll fly round trip coach             FRencH Wine:
on American Airlines to San Francisco! Your two night stay              collection oF VintAGe BoRDeAuX
opens with an experience in luxury at the Ritz-carlton in a
newly renovated deluxe room…. See the sights and sounds                 the storied Chateau Pichon vineyard was formed in
while in San Francisco, including the Golden Gate Bridge,               the late 17th century by Pierre de Mazure de Rauzan, a
Fisherman’s Wharf, chinatown, Yerba Buena Gardens and                   great name in the history of Bordeaux wine. Almost
shopping in union Square. You may decide to take a cable car            two centuries later, the vineyard was inherited by the
ride to lombard Street!                                                 Comtesse Lalande. Comtesse Lalande’s determination,
Journey closer to napa, with a beautiful 75 mile drive                  love of the vines and leadership left their mark on the
through scenic Sonoma Wine country and take ViP tours                   domain that has kept her name. From this early start
of the Joseph Phelps Vineyards and Silver oak cellars at                three centuries ago down through the twists and turns of
the Alexander Valley estate. Your package includes a gift               time, the brand endures. Presently, under the direction
certificate to be used at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission inn               and management of May Eliane deLencquesaing, Chateau
and Spa, redeemable through Belle Meade Vacations. Your                 Pichon Lalande wines are considered among the finest.
stay at the Fairmont includes complimentary breakfast each
day with access to their Spa Bathing Ritual.                            For the wine connoisseur, it is with pleasure that we
on this trip, plan to adopt the laid back california lifestyle while    offer five bottles of vintage Bordeaux Chateau Pichon: years
touring the gorgeous napa Valley countryside and all it has to offer.   1977, 86, 88, 94, 96. Pichon Lalande is well regarded
                                                                        by Robert Parker and sought after by collectors for its
Two night accommodations for two people at the Ritz-Carlton in a        quality. chosen with care from the cellar of a noted
deluxe room. This package includes a $600 lodging gift certificate      nashville wine collector, these selections will enhance
redeemable through Belle Meade Vacations. The stay at the               your offerings and please your palette.
Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn includes complimentary breakfast
and access to their Spa Bathing Ritual. Gratuity not included.
Arrangements must be made at least one month in advance for the
                                                                        The Symphony Spring Fashion Show wishes to thank
VIP tours. All arrangements are subject to availability. American       Mr. Tom Black for his stewardship and generosity in the
Airlines round trip coach for two people. Valid through April 22,       creation of this package.
2009. www.ritzcarlton.com; www.fairmont.com/sonoma;
www.jpvwines.com; www.silveroak.com.                                    Value $2,110

Value $3,100
  FASHion SHoW
          American Airlines
     cVS caremark corporation
        Mr. charles R. carroll
     clinical Research Associates
     Dollar General corporation
    Fridrich & clark Realty, llc.
       Horizon Wine & Spirits
    lewis, King, Krieg and Waldrop
          McQuiddy Printing
     Mr. and Mrs. Joseph e. Smith
           Worth Properties

We also wish to acknowledge those whose gifts did not
           reach us before print deadline.
                                                     the Farhi collection
                                         Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar
                                              F. Scott’s Restaurant & Jazz Bar
                                               Mr. and Mrs. F. tom Foster, Jr.
                                            Mr. Jean noël Fourmeaux de Sartel
                                              Grand cru Fine Wine & Spirits
                                                          Gus Mayer
        Auction                                       Mr. Paul Harmon
        DonoRS                                       Mr. Billy Ray Hearn
                                                    Mrs. John Henderson
                                                     Mrs. terri Hightower
        51 Buckingham Gate                                 H.Stern
      Mr. and Mrs. tom Ambrose                      HSc Wine & liquors
       Amelia island Plantation                      Ms. elizabeth James
          American Airlines                           Ms. lisa Jennings
the American Artisan, by nancy Saturn              Joseph Phelps Vineyards
              Anonymous                      the lodge and Spa at cordillera
     Mr. and Mrs. lee A. Beaman                 loews lake las Vegas Resort
        Belle Meade Vacations                 Mr. and Mrs. James n. Maddox
     Mr. and Mrs. James Berkeley        nashville centre for laser and Facial Surgery
         Dr. Brian S. Biesman                       one & only Palmilla
            Mr. tom Black                              the Perfect Pair
        Brentwood limousines                       Mr. and Mrs. Keith Pitts
          cAo international                         Mr. Mike R. Reinfeldt
           capers catering                   the Ritz-carlton, San Francisco
       chateau Potelle Winery                       Ms. Kathleen H. Rivers
            chattooga club                            Ms. lee Robinson
     the cloister- Sea island, GA                  Sargent’s Fine catering
       Valorie cole calligraphy                       Silver oak cellars
     cordillera Mountain course                   St. Regis Hotel, new York
            corzine & co.                      tayst Restaurant and Wine Bar
      country Music Association                      Ms. charlotte terrell
       cuisinArt Resort & Spa                           tiffany & co.
         Dancing Bear lodge                             the tulip tree
           Dermess Renewal                        Mr. and Mrs. Jack tyrrell
          Destination Kohler                     Villa Montaña Hotel & Spa
   Destinations & Adventures, int’l.         the Westin copely Place, Boston
           the Dotted line                             Mr. Dennis Wile
Nashville Symphony Orchestra League

           one Symphony Place
         nashville, tennessee 37201

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