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March 20, 2013

Steve Martin Headlines ASO Gala

Of Black-Tie and Banjos

  • Photos by Jeff Roffman Photography

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Hosts the Famed “Banjo Boy”/Comedian/ Renaissance Man for its annual black-tie gala

Scenes from the ASO Ball with  guest performer Steve Martin Scenes from the ASO Ball with guest performer Steve Martin

The VIPs

Gala chairs Tad and Janin Hutcheson, Honoree Justin Blalock of the Atlanta Falcons,  Gala Patron Party Chair Julie Baringer, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra President Stanley E. Romanstein, and special guest performer Steve Martin


The Venue

The Woodruff Arts Center


Party Highlights

Black-tie guests enjoyed a pre-concert cocktail reception with custom libations by Greg Best of Holeman & Finch; a sold-out comedy-and-music performance by the legendary Steve Martin accompanied by his Steep Canyon Rangers bluegrass band and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Post-peformance guests headed to the Taylor Lobby of the High Museum of Art for a gourmet seated dinner and luxury auction.  Dinner concluded with Southern handmade pies, an after-dinner lounge party with performances by dueling pianists The Andrew Brothers, and dancing.


The Sponsors

ASO’s major sponsors include Delta Airlines, The Coca-Cola Company, Wells Fargo, Turner, and GE Asset Management


The Cause

Proceeds from the gala benefitted the Orchestra and its Education and Community Engagement Programs. For more information visit:



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