The La Jolla Music Society SummerFest Gala celebrated beautiful music for a noble cause.
THE PARTY The historical Audrey Geisel University House opened its doors to music lovers for the San Diego music fundraising event of the season. Guests donned their finest to kick off the night by raising a toast to a successful event and swooning over SummerFest music director and violinist Cho-Liang “Jimmy” Lin during the live performance. THE GUESTS Guests Sue and Peter Wagener enjoyed dinner and show alongside Vivian Lim and Joseph Wong at the UCSD chancellor’s home overlooking the ocean. THE HIGHLIGHTS The lively gala raised $360,000 for La Jolla Music Society’s artistic and education outreach programs. Attendees celebrated by enjoying a concert featuring violinist Martin Beaver, cellist Max Geissler and pianist DaXun Zhang—along with several other renowned musicians—before they were escorted to the sit-down dinner. -Claire Harper
Photos by Jenna Coy