Arizona Persian Cultural Center's 6th Annual Gala

❁ FEATURING NAVID KANDELOUSI, VIOLIN & KAMANCHEH ❁


❁ VAHID SHAD & ARSHIA RIAHI ❁ THE ARIZONA BILTMORE ❁ FRI, JAN 24, 2020 ❁

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!


FOR WAILIST OR SPONSORSHIP PLEASE CALL: 480-628-0470, #303


Navid Kandelousi, Violin & Kamancheh

Born in Iran, Navid Kandelousi started his musical journey at the age of six by studying violin under a Iranian and Russian instructors. In 1999 Navid was invited to join The Iranian National Orchestra as a violin soloist, a position which he held until 2006 when he left Iran for Italy. Navid studied western classical music at the Verdi Conservatory in Milano, Italy and at the Moscow Violin Academy in Russia.

In 2009, Navid was invited to join the Gateway Symphony in New York City and the International American YPHIL Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. Navid Kandelousi has mastered virtuosic skills on a great breadth of instruments including the Violin, Setar, Taar and Kamancheh, in addition to experience with piano, tonbak, santour and gheychak.

Throughout his professional career, he has collaborated with numerous prestigious Persian ensembles such as Iranian National Orchestra, the Orange County Orchestra, and has performed internationally (Sibelius, Paganini, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, etc.) across Europe, Asia and America in venues such as Lincoln center, Juilliard Music School, Albert Hall, Kennedy Center, Sydney’s Symphony Hall and Vahdat hall, while winning numerous music and violin awards.

His teaching background include work at the Yamaha School of Music, Suzuki Violin School, and Master Classes in Kamancheh, Taar and Setar at the Julliard School. Navid received a scholarship from Maestro Danial Philips in Queens College of Music 2012-2015, and recently attended the Silk Road Global Music Workshop with Maestro Yo-Yo Ma in Indianapolis.

The Grand Ballroom at the Arizona Biltmore

An inspirational setting steeped in history, the Arizona Biltmore is an architectural gem.

The Grand Ballroom's timeless elegance will be the featured location for Arizona Persian Cultural Center's 6th Annual Gala.

Celebrating the 90th anniversary, the Arizona Biltmore, has been a stand-out destination, creating unforgettable memories. Over the years, the 39 acres of gardens, swimming pools and iconic architecture has provided a safe haven for celebrities, diplomats and presidents, and a luxurious resort for guests from all walks of life.


Tickets

On sale October 15, 2019 | Call 480-628-0470, #303 | Email fariba@iasaz.org

Early Bird

October 15 to December 15, 2019

$160 Single Tickets | $1,200 Table of 8 | $1,500 Table of 10

Regular

After December 15, 2019

$200 Single Ticket

Sponsorship

Your contribution and financial support of this very important cultural event will help the Arizona Persian Cultural Center grow and prosper. In addition to helping draw people to an unforgettable evening, your name, your family name or organization name will be featured with marketing and promotions alongside the Gala.

Call 480-628-0470, #303 | Email fariba@iasaz.org

$4,000

BENEFITS

Honorary Platinum Recognition

8 tickets

Preferred seating

Exclusive dinner table

Bottle of champagne

$2,000

BENEFITS

Honorary Gold Recognition

4 tickets

Preferred seating

Bottle of champagne

$1,000

BENEFITS

Honorary Silver Recognition

2 tickets

Preferred seating

$500

BENEFITS

Honorary Friend Recognition

1 ticket

Preferred seating

Platinum Sponsors

Bijan & Fariba Ansari


Heidi Javaheri Lisherness

Gold Sponsors

Daneshi & Aftahi Family

Mr. & Mrs. Mohamad Tabatabaie

Eskandari Family

Silver Sponsors

Dr. Kathy Baniriah & Dr. Babak Tehranchi

Dr. Kaveh Karandish

Dr. Rana & Dr. Mohammad Abassian

Shojaee Family

Faranak Niknam


Friends of The Center

Ziba & Dr. Kianoush Kian

Dr. Houshang & Shelley Semino