Special Events

On March 16th, the New Century Chamber Orchestra  honored Executive Director Parker Monroe’s 18 years of service and commitment to the organization at An Evening Serenade, New Century’s annual Gala. Guests joined Music Director Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg and the musicians of New Century for an evening of exceptional dining, wine, and music at Yoshi’s San Francisco.

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An Evening Serenade Gala was made possible by City National Bank.


Founded in California close to 60 years ago, City National Bank supports organizations that contribute to the economic and cultural vitality of the communities it serves.

City National provides banking, investment and trust services through 78 offices, including 16 full-service regional centers, in the San Francisco Bay Area, Southern California, Nevada, New York City, Nashville, Tennessee, and Atlanta, Georgia.

The corporation and its investment affiliates manage or administer $56.8 billion in client investment assets, including $38.0 billion under direct management. Backed by $26.3 billion in total assets, City National Bank provides entrepreneurs, professionals, their businesses, and their families with complete financial solutions on The way up®.