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Saturday, FEBRUARY 24th, 2018

This year we honor extraordinary leaders who support the LGBT community and advance LGBT equality through their outspoken stance, leadership and actions. Join us at the historic Fairmont San Francisco to celebrate 40 years of changing the world through music.


5PM - Reception
6:30PM Dinner / Awards

Black tie optional
 

LOCATION
Fairmont San Francisco
950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
Map

PARKING
Valet parking is available at the Fairmont, should you be driving to the event.
Local parking options can be found here

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
BART: Powell, Montgomery stations
Cable Car: Powell/Hyde, California and Powell/Mason lines
MUNI light rail: Powell, Montgomery stations
MUNI bus lines: 1, 2, 3

Crescendo Co-Chairs
Sean Livingston + Cammy Blackstone

CRESCENDO AUCTION

It's not just Crescendo attendees who can participate in this year's auction. From the comfort of your own couch, bid on exclusive items, experiences, memorabilia, vacations, and more. 

SILENT AUCTION
For this year's silent auction, we have incredible trips, tickets to sold-out shows, restaurant certificates, spa trips, stunning wines, hotel stays, and so much more. Don't miss out on any of these incredible items. Click here to bid

LIVE AUCTION
This year's live auction includes the most enticing and exciting packages we've ever offered at Crescendo! You could win a Trip to Spain for the Running of the Bulls, a Dinner for 10 Cooked by Brian Boitano, a Tony Awards/Broadway Extravaganza, and MUCH MORE! Click here to get a sneak peek at our super-exclusive live auction items.  

Your bid supports the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus' mission of creating extraordinary musical experiences that inspire community, activism, and compassion. A portion of your bid will also benefit SFGMC's new youth outreach program RHYTHM. Bid now! 

Ken Mcneely's Bio | Andrew Lippa's Bio | Mary Lambert's Bio

Special performances by:
Mary Lambert
TYLER GLENN of Neon Trees
Andrew Lippa
members of the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus


Presenters

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Crescendo Sponsors

PRESENTING PARTNER

 
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platinum

 
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Mikkel Svane


SILVER

Peter Drake + Jared Moreno, The COIL Foundation | Cammy Blackstone, AT&T | JP Morgan


MEDIA PARTNER

 
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VIP TABLE SPONSOR

Keith Pepper + Ken Raith | John Ybarra | Steve Gallagher + Chris Thorne, Coldwell Banker

Paul Saccone & Ryan Knight | Forrest Strickland + Cindy Bordeaux | Steve Huffines + Dan McCurdy

Randall Laroche + David Laudon


VIP TABLE CAPTAIN

Gregory Marks | Chris Padula | Glenn DeSandre, M.D. + Pierce Gould

Christopher Verdugo | Sean Livingston + Jeremy Pelkey | Andre Farris

Anne + Larry Hambly | Dr. Tim Seelig + Dan England | Andrew Lippa


TABLE SPONSOR

 Kenyon DeVault |Vanguard Properties

 Cammy Blackstone, AT&T | Bob Hermann + Dan Joranstad


TABLE CAPTAIN

Paul Stoner | Gordon Hom + Brian Weart | SalesForce: Matt Larriva, Dustin Finkle, & Jarrett OBrien

Skip Schneider | Mike Shaw + Bernie Katzman