Join YOSA for the fourth annual YOSA Standing Ovation Luncheon honoring

Judge Nelson W. Wolff

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Pearl Stable

This year, YOSA will honor Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff for his outstanding commitment to education and arts in San Antonio. Guests will enjoy a three-course meal, inspiring presentation, and raffle prizes.

Proceeds from this event benefit YOSA (Youth Orchestras of San Antonio) whose music education programs reach more than 2,500 local young musicians every year.

 
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KEYNOTE SPEAKER

CHRISTINE LAMPREA

CELLIST
YOSA ALUMNUS
WINNER, 2018 SPHINX MEDAL OF EXCELLENCE

San Antonio-native and YOSA alumnus, Christine Lamprea will provide the keynote address at this year’s Standing Ovation Luncheon. Hailed a “firebrand” (IncidentLight.com) and noted for her “supreme panache” (The Boston Musical Intelligencer), 2018 Sphinx Medal of Excellence Winner Christine Lamprea is a Soloist, Chamber Musician, and Pedagogue, performing in the United States and abroad. She has performed as soloist with the Detroit Symphony, Houston Symphony, San Antonio Symphony, among others.

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MASTER OF CEREMONIES

RICK CAVENDER

THE RICK CAVENDER BAND
AUDI DOMINION

Rick Cavender is known to many as the voice and personality behind the Cavender Auto Family of dealerships. True, he works his day job as President of Cavender Audi and he has developed a solid reputation as a successful businessman and a caring community leader. In fact, he has been the recipient of the San Antonio Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” award and the Jaycee’s “Outstanding Young San Antonian". He served as president of the largest Rotary Club in the world and has led efforts to build playgrounds at local elementary schools., churches and public libraries. He was honored by his fellow Texas Auto dealers with the Texas Auto Association's "Key Dealer" honor in 2009. Let's just say he has a pretty good day job that keeps him plenty busy!

 
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HOST COMMITTEE

Allison Balfour, chair
Southerleigh

Anita Briggs
YOSA Parent

Edlyn de Oliveira-Behrend
Palo Alto College; Green Vegetarian

Carla Flister
Hixon Properties Incorporated

Leslie Horne
Aurelia’s Chorizo

Riki Mankewitz
YOSA Parent

Bunny Matthews
2016 YOSA Luncheon Honoree

Gretchen Nelson
YOSA Parent

Philippe Placé
Southerleigh

Dr. Julian Treviño
YOSA Board of Directors

Rachel Woodson
Rackspace