Private Flute Concert$200
Enjoy an evening of flute duets for up to 12 people at the home of ESO flutist Scott Metlicka on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 7:00pm - complete with a wine and cheese spread! ESO musicians Scott Metlicka and Jean Bishop will play a variety of selections for flute and piano, including Muczynski, Perilhou, Kuhlau, Faure, Telemann, Debussy, and Bozza. Program will last one hour, with conversation about the musical selections. Guests are welcome to stay after to socialize.
Party with Animals$140
A wonderful fun birthday celebration and education tour of the HARPS farm and rescue operation for horses and other farm animals. Meet wild stallion Elko Dann rescued from the mountains of Nevada in 2003 and learn about wild horses and Elko's training. Take a pony ride on a Shetland pony or mid-sized horse. Enjoy a pizza-provided lunch in a lovely serene historic farm setting on Oak Knoll Road in Barrington Hills - a barn and homestead from the turn of the century and one of the first dairy barns to pasteurize milk. Limit 15 children (all ages), games not provided by HARPS but lots of open space to enjoy yours, adult children encouraged to attend as chaperones, decorations or cake NOT provided by HARPS, rain-date reschedule availability. http://www.harpsonline.org/
"Meat" the Musician$220
Joe Malmquist, ESO violin, and his wife Marge will host a small get together for two people at their house, with grilled or smoked meat of choice from "Butcher on the Block" in Lake in the Hills!
Hang out with the Cello section at beautiful Villa Verone in Geneva! Two rounds of drinks and appetizers for six (four cellists, two winners): First round of drinks your choice, second round - LimonCELLO. Expires November 2, 2016. Not valid on Saturdays.
Music and Mimosas$215
Enjoy a home-cooked brunch and mimosas by cellist Sara Sitzer at her house on a Sunday morning. In lieu of dessert, Sara and her husband Richard will perform a selection of cello duos! For up to four people.
ESO JAZZ Package$75
ESO Presents: JAZZ with Marvin Stamm premium tickets (4) on May 19, 2016. Special invitation to the exclusive afterparty at Holiday Inn, as well as an invitation to the Tuesday rehearsal!
Get the Basses Loaded!$175
It's all about the bass! Enjoy a night out with 3-4 members of the world famous ESO bass section! Casual drinks and pizza at Danny's on Douglas. For 6-8 people (including 3-4 bass players). http://www.dannyspizzaelgin.com/
Brass Quintet Concert$940
Enjoy a thrilling brass quintet performance with a thirty-minute concert by the ESO Brass Quintet. Let these world class musicians take you on an unforgettable musical journey! Blackout dates may apply.
Welcome Home Baby!$70
Harry and Beary are tooting their horns in anticipation of bestowing this diaper "cake" to a new bundle of joy! Mom will love the seventy size-two diapers, receiving blanket, pacifiers, educational toys and other items to make bath time fun!
Symphony Spa "Cake"$60
Get ready to hang up the day with fluffy, soft towels, fragrant soap, and a bottle of wine! With a cookbook from Tribeca Grill, you can immerse yourself in your favorite recipes while you unwind. Life can't get any better!
Private Sitar Concert$950
Enjoy a sitar and tabla concert at your home or private party! Dr. Savitha Susarla will delight you and your guests with beautiful Indian sitar music, with tabla accompaniment. This traditional Indian music is the perfect addition to any party!
ESO musicians Wendy Evans, violin and Betsy Start, cello will play one hour of classy background music at your party! Indoor only, within 20-mile radius of Elgin. Must be used within one year.
Cocktails with Andrew$510
Enjoy a cocktail party with Andrew Grams and ten of your friends at Libby Hoeft's home, complete with delicious appetizers, cocktails of your choice, and great conversation!