2011 Chamber Orchestra of Phila Gala honoring Gamble and Huff

By The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia (other events)

Saturday, May 21 2011 6:00 PM 11:00 PM
2011 Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia Lifetime Achievement Award Gala
honoring Music Icons Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff

Dance the night away and celebrate 40 years of Philadelphia International Records and 50 years of great music in Philadelphia as The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia honors producing/
songwriting team Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff with our 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award!

Gamble and Huff wrote and produced some of the biggest pop, soul and R&B songs of all time. They are the creators of “The Sound of Philadelphia” (TSOP), made famous worldwide on their dozens of gold and platinum records. Gamble and Huff have worked with the Jacksons, Patti LaBelle, Lou Rawls, the O’Jays, Billy Paul, Teddy Pendergrass and many, many others on classic hits such as “Love Train,” “Expressway to Your Heart,” the Grammy winning “If You Don't Know Me By Now” and “Me and Mrs. Jones,” and more.

Become a Gala Sponsor and commemorate this event with your congratulations to Gamble and Huff in the event program book. Bid on an array of unique and hard-to-find items in the Silent and Live Auctions. Kick off your shoes and dance to the sounds of Gamble and Huff’s biggest hits performed live by our special guest artists and orchestra.

Join us to pay tribute to two of the most talented, creative and successful gentlemen in Philadelphia’s legendary music community!

6:00 pm - Cocktails and Silent Auction
7:30 pm - Award Presentation, Dinner and Live Auction
9:00 pm - Surprise Guest Artist Performance and Dancing with Live Band!

Seating is limited.
RSVP by May 13, 2011 at
or call 215.545.5451, x29.

Advanced RSVP required. No tickets will be sold at the door.

Please call 215.545.5451, x29 to arrange payment by check or to let us know if you require accessible seating.

The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia