di Diamond Necklace
SILENT
Value: $3,475
Harp Recital
LIVE
Value: PRICELESS
Enjoy a private recital at your home for you and your guests by The Symphony’s Principal Harpist Anne Eisfeller. Anne is also the Principal Harpist of the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra and Opera Southwest. She has performed with the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, The Santa Fe Opera, Chamber Orchestra of Albuquerque, and El Paso Symphony. The concert will be performed on a mutually agreeable date within a year of the auction.The concert will be performed on a mutually agreeable date within a year of the auction.
Storytellers by Juan Sandoval
Painted Clay Sculpture from 2000
LIVE
Value: $1,000
Juan Sandoval, from Taos Pueblo and a well-known New Mexico artist, has been sculpting for over thirty years. His signature storytellers are a whimsical expression of his sculptural heritage. Sandoval’s works have been shown in galleries in New York, Texas, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona, and his sculpture appears at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., as well as in collections in England, the Netherlands, Spain, France, Italy and Germany. Juan Sandoval counts Prince Rainier, Gene Hackman, Ronald Reagan, Steven Spielberg and Jack Palance among his individual collectors.
Nurse’s Head Study by Glenna Goodacre
No. 175 of 200; Glenna Goodacre’s sculptures are immediately recognizable for their unique expression, texture, design and movement. Beginning as a painter provided Goodacre a foundation for her first bronzes created in 1969. She has since created over 600 different works, the most well-known of which is the Vietnam Women’s Memorial Project installed in Washington, D.C. in 1993 for which this Nurses’ Head study was created. Her largest piece is the massive Irish Memorial created in 2002 for Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia. The smallest is the obverse of the Sacagawea U.S. Dollar first minted in 2000. The most popular of over 50 bronze portraits is After The Ride, a 7 1/2–foot standing figure of President Ronald W. Reagan made in 1998. One was cast for the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City and another for the Reagan Library in Simi Valley.
An Evening’s Entertainment with Two Cellists

LIVE
Value: Priceless
Enjoy a private recital in your home! You and your guests will be serenaded by two of The Symphony’s exceptional cellists: Juilliard-trained Dana Winograd, The Symphony’s Principal Cellist and veteran of Broadway and Carnegie Hall; and Rubenstein prize-winner Joel Becktell, our Assistant Principal Cellist and former Principal Cellist of the Austin Symphony Orchestra. The concert will be performed on a mutually agreeable date within a year of the auction.

Golf for Four!
SILENT
Value: $800
Enjoy 1 round of  golf  for up to four players on the Sunrise or Sunset course at The Club at Las Campanas.
An Evening’s Entertainment with Two Violins
LIVE
Value:  PRICELESS
Enjoy a private violin recital in your home! You and your guests will be serenaded by renowned violinist, Berlioz specialist and Symphony Principal Conductor Guillermo Figueroa and his wife, Symphony Violinist Valerie Turner, who has performed with orchestras and chamber ensembles throughout the United States. The concert will be performed on a mutually agreeable date within a year of the auction.
GET AWAY FOR TWO AT VERMEJO!
LIVE
Value: $2,775
Enjoy an Outdoor Exploration package for two people at the renowned and exclusive Vermejo Park Ranch in Raton, New Mexico, set amidst 920 square miles of pristine mountain wilderness and featured in Architectural Digest, Ranches of the American West, and National Geographic Magazine. This package includes meals, accommodations, fishing, horseback riding, skeet/clay shooting and the use of batteries and trolling motors. This package is good for the 2017 summer season, May 10 through August 31, 2017, based on availability.
Not included: company store purchases, alcoholic beverages and optional guide services.
Bronze Horse Sculpture by Siri Hollander
LIVE
Value: $4,000
Siri Hollander’s work is widely collected both nationally and internationally. Her sculptural media combines steel, recycled metal and cement, creating her trademarked texture–which, when cast in bronze, brings her sculptures to life. She has become a master of three-dimensional images of horses, greatly influenced by the emotional expressiveness in the sculptures of modern masters. Largely self-taught, Hollander constructs the sculptures with no sketches or maquettes, working directly with her sculptural materials to combine realism and abstraction, emphasizing the rough essence of the subject.
savannahphil2 Two tickets to the Savannah Philharmonic
SILENT
Value:
The Savannah Phil is a professional orchestra presenting a full range of concerts each season (September to May), from classics to pops. The Savannah Phil performs regularly with the orchestra in an oratorio and opera setting, as well as performing a wide range of music from a capella, Baroque to rock, and pop standards.
“Tea Time” by Jei-Wei Zhou
Value: $3,000Framed giclee 40″ x 30″
limited edition print
Number 30/150,
 hand enhanced
SILENT
Value: $1,800
Jie Wei Zhou is a master realist whose love and talent for art brought him to the United States from Shanghai, China, where he was one of only eleven students chosen from a population of 13 million to earn his Masters in Fine Art from the prestigious Shanghai Drama Institute.
Primarily an oil painter, Jie Wei Zhou creates with a distinct voice and refreshing originality. He conveys a story or invokes a certain emotion in each of his works because he believes that art in one of the purest forms of communication. He has won numerous awards and exhibits widely in the United States and China. His work regularly sells in the primary market in the $12,000 to $16,000 range.
Painted Violin by Star York
SILENT
Value: $3,000
Star York’s “Rock Art Symphony” is a unique piece of art from The Symphony’s 2012 Painted Violins fundraiser. This hand-painted violin was inspired by the images painted on rock walls in ancient caves in France and Spain, dating back to about 32,000 years ago. Mostly the images are of the wild life (bison, lions, mammoths, deer), but the horses depicted are particularly elegant in style, and race across the rock panels in herds that flow rhythmically over the rough cave walls.
Tickets to the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
SILENT
Value:  $344

Since it was founded in 1972, the Festival has become one of the world’s preeminent music festivals, guided by a visionary spirit and dedicated to artistic excellence and innovation. Contributing to its magic is the Festival’s unique Santa Fe setting, nestled amid the timeless splendors of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
Vintage Nambé Ware
SILENT
Recognized for its award-winning designs for more than 60 years, Nambé’s commitment to timeless beauty, artistic integrity and uncompromising quality is evident in the brand’s collection of serveware, barware, home décor and gift items. Nambé collaborates with the world’s most esteemed designers to develop products that bring function and style into the home. From The British Museum in London to the Museum of Modern Art in New York, Nambé pieces are exhibited in renowned galleries around the world.
Music in the Mountains
SILENT

Two tickets, plus accommodations, for Music in the Mountains, a classical music festival and conservatory program that features world-class musicians, orchestra performances, and chamber concerts. Every summer since 1987, the Music in the Mountains festival has brought classical music to venues in and around Durango.;
St. Martin de Porres,
19thCentury Hand-Carved Wooden Santo 

SILENT
Value:  $1,200

Juan Martin de Porres Velázquez (December 9, 1579 – November 3, 1639) was a lay brother of the Dominican Order who was beatified in 1837 by Pope Gregory XVI and canonized in 1962 by Pope John XXII. He is the patron saint of mixed-race people, barbers, innkeepers, public health workers, and all those seeking racial harmony. He was noted for his work on behalf of the poor and infirm, establishing an orphanage and a children’s hospital. Among the many miracles attributed to him were those of levitation, bilocation, miraculous knowledge, instantaneous cures, and an ability to communicate with animals.St. Martin was the illegitimate son of a Spanish nobleman and a freed slave of African or possibly Native American descent. Because the law forbade people of African or Indian parentage from becoming part of religious orders, he asked the Dominicans to accept him as a volunteer servant. After eight years of barbering, healing and performing menial tasks, he was accepted into the Third Oder of St. Dominic by a prior who disregarded the race laws.
 redi4 Gift Tokens to Exchange for James Reid, Ltd. Designs
SILENT
Value: $500
James Reid, Ltd. is Santa Fe’s best-known maker of sterling silver, gold, and western belt buckles, concho and alligator belts, as well as silver and gold jewelry and accessories for women and men. James Reid designs, which have gained an international reputation for their quality and craftsmanship, are made right here in Santa Fe. This item consists of silver gift tokens the size of silver dollars that can be exchanged for designs from the Santa Fe workshop.
Tickets to the San Francisco Opera
SILENT
Value:
Don’t miss this grand opportunity to experience one of the world’s leading opera companies, with two weekday evening seats for a performance of your choice during the San Francisco Opera’s 2017 season at the War Memorial Opera House, May 31 through June 29. Performances include Don Giovanni, Rigoletto, and La Boheme.
Small Bronze of a Seated Little Boy by Una Hanbury
Second Edition Number 1/15; 10” x 11” x “8;
SILENT
Value: $900
Estimate value: $600 – $900. The work of Una Hanbury (1904–1990) can be found at the National Portrait Gallery and other museums and galleries around the world. Miss Hanbury’s works, in bronze, cast aluminum, stone, terra cotta and marble, are in more than 500 private and public collections worldwide, including those of the Portrait Gallery, the Smithsonian Institution, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, all in Washington, and the Royal Academy in London. Her monumental bronze sculptures and portraits include those of scientist Robert Oppenheimer, artist Georgia O’Keeffe, and environmentalist Rachel Carson. She was a fixture in the Santa Fe, New Mexico, arts community after moving here in 1970.
Andrea Harris Collection
BUY IT NOW SCARVES & WRAPS
This collection of twelve scarves and two kimono-style wraps, designed by American artist Andrea Harris, will elevate any wardrobe, in any season. Ms. Harris’ paintings and mixed-media art appear in private collections throughout the United States and Europe, and her paintings have been exhibited in public venues, museums and galleries and have been considered influential in humanitarian and environmental sectors. The VIDA brand closes the gap between designers and producers, and VIDA purchases enable the gift of literacy for VIDA’s makers across the globe.
Dinner at Geronimo
SILENT
Value:  $950
Snap up this fabulous dining experience at one of Santa Fe’s most acclaimed restaurants. Warm and inviting, the “Borrego House” was built by Geronimo Lopez in 1756 and boasts thick adobe walls, kiva fireplaces and wood beams—the epitome of elegance, Santa Fe style. Geronimo is the recipient of the AAA Four Diamond and Mobil/Forbes 4 Star Awards and was voted into OpenTable’s “Top 100 Restaurants in the Country.” Executive Chef de Cuisine Sllin Cruz creates the stellar “Global Eclectic” menu that changes seasonally.
Cooking Show and Dinner…at Dinner for Two
SILENT
Value:  $1,200

Famed D42 Chef Andy Barnes plus your hosts, Susan & Howell Palmer, will present a lively evening of food and camaraderie for eight guests. You’ll enjoy an instructional cooking show, as well as four inventive courses with wine. Choose a Monday or Tuesday evening, or a Sunday afternoon—and get ready for some delicious fun!
Bialetti Mini Express
SILENT
Bialetti is the world’s most recognized and beloved Italian coffee company, and its Mini Express espresso machine brings together decades of coffee-brewing experience with the latest in technology. The Mini Express makes an authentic Italian espresso with thick rich cream in less than 15 seconds and operates with a 20-bar high pressure system, providing the perfect crema on your espresso every single time. The easy start-and-stop function makes it simple to brew your individual cup, and the easy-to-use capsule system loads and expels capsules with one single motion. This single-shot machine comes with a starter pack of 10 espresso pods as well as four demitasse cups with saucers.
Goler Fine Imported Shoes
SILENT
Value: $500
Goler Fine Imported Shoes brings thirty years of experience and four generations of fashion savvy to Santa Fe. Goler’s cosmopolitan store on Palace Avenue offers men’s, women’s and a sprinkling of children’s shoes that are sharp, colorful, often bold, sometimes whimsical, and always thoughtfully curated. Eyewear, handbags and a small yet striking collection of high fashion make Goler a go-to for locals and visitors alike.
MET2 Tickets for Two to the Metropolitan Opera
SILENT
Value: Up to $650
Experience grand opera at its grandest with two Orchestra seats for a performance of your choosing during the Metropolitan Opera’s 2016–2017 or 2017–2018 season at Lincoln Center. Performances this season include returning masterworks such as Don Giovanni, Don Quixote and Cyrano de Bergerac. The 2017–18 season opens with a new production of Bellini’s masterpiece Norma, starring the acclaimed Sondra Radvanovsky as the Druid priestess, and subsequent productions include La Bohème, Elektra and Madama Butterfly.
Vanessie Santa Fe
SILENT
Value:  $379
This gift certificate, good for one night in a Deluxe King Suite at Vanessie Santa Fe’s boutique accommodations as well as $100 worth of credit at Vanessie Restaurant & Lounge, makes a great mini-staycation or a special treat for guests. The critically acclaimed Vanessie, a Santa Fe landmark, has provided thirty years of dining pleasure and world famous live music and entertainment. Vanessie’s eighteen spacious guestrooms and suites are individually decorated and uniquely designed. .
 CGEF1 Chef’s Dinner for Five at El Rancho Encantado
SILENT
Value: $1000
The Chef’s Table is a tasting menu designed for up to five guests based on the Chef’s choice. You will experience unique recipes and techniques along with a customized wine pairing to match your menu. This experience will be enjoyed inside Terra Kitchen, where Executive Chef Kai Autenrieth’s extensive knowledge and training in regional cuisines of Europe, South America, the Caribbean, Asia and Africa will be on display as he merges his global take with local ingredients to create an inventive menu that pays tribute to New Mexican culinary traditions and Southwestern influences.
 xhfc Three Vintage Chinese Ceramic Pots
SILENT
Value:  $300
Making a delightful decorative set, these charming hand-painted, tapered pots are approximately forty years old and share a floral theme. Two are six inches tall: one in mostly blue with red and pink details and the other with flowers in blue, gold and red. The third pot is three inches tall with vivid red, orange and gold details. Each pot has both an interior and exterior lid.
 slim Sterling Silver Pendant and Ring By Marvin Slim
SILENT
Value: $700
Renowned Navajo silversmith Marvin Slim incorporates traditional symbolism in his decidedly contemporary jewelry.  His sterling silver pendant and ring, composed of peanut wood from Australia and Kingman turquoise from Arizona, reflect his consummate skill. The band of the ring is decorated with native symbols for mountains as well as life-giving raindrops, which are echoed in the silver spheres around the peanut wood in both the ring and matching pendant. A sterling silver omega chain completes the ensemble. The ring is adjustable to approximately half a size.Marvin participates in shows at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, the Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., and the Santa Fe Indian Market. He also sells on the Plaza in Santa Fe.
1.5 Liter Bottle of Taos Lightning
SILENT
Value: $300
“Governor’s Reserve” straight rye whiskey was the gold medal winner at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Taos Lightning, the oldest spirit brand in America, was originally distilled in 1820 by Simeon Turley of Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico. Some 160 years later, the name was resurrected by KGB Spirits: the initial offering of two barrels, sold exclusively in Santa Fe and Taos, was embraced by connoisseurs of both whiskey and history. Taos Lightning straight rye whiskey is made from 95% rye aged in new charred American oak. Taos Lightning has the qualities of a fine Islay scotch; it is subtle and refined with a long, smooth finish. Each barrel is hand selected and filtered, and each bottle is hand bottled, numbered and dated.
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 hollander Bronze Horse 4′ by Siri Hollander
LIVE
Value: $10,000
Siri Hollander’s work is widely collected both nationally and internationally. Her sculptural media combines steel, recycled metal and cement, creating her trademarked texture–which, when cast in bronze, brings her sculptures to life. She has become a master of three-dimensional images of horses, greatly influenced by the emotional expressiveness in the sculptures of modern masters. Largely self-taught, Hollander constructs the sculptures with no sketches or maquettes, working directly with her sculptural materials to combine realism and abstraction, emphasizing the rough essence of the subject.
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California Dreamin'

California Dreamin' Raise your glass of California bubbly and toast to The Symphony’s 33rd Season at California Dreamin’ on Saturday, April 29, at 6:00 pm at the beautiful Hotel Santa Fe, The Hacienda & Spa. Experience an incredible selection of world-class California wines, hand-selected for pairing with a decadent four-course meal prepared by Executive Chef Walter Dominguez. Don’t miss out! This black-tie event will feature entertainment by guitarist Pat Malone, a special performance by The Symphony’s Principal Harpist Anne Eisfeller, and high-end live and silent auctions showcasing musical and epicurean experiences; unique art; antiques; and much more—all in support of The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus’s ongoing operations.