Ben Taylor Headlines Skaneateles Area Arts Council 2006 Gala
Skaneateles Area Council for the Arts is pleased to announce its second annual summer gala, A Mid-summer Night’s Dream, on Sunday, July 30, 2006. Gina Castro and Robert Kiltz, M.D., are hosting this special event at their lakeside home from 6:00 – 10:00 p.m, featuring dinner and a concert by national recording artist Ben Taylor. Taylor has enjoyed a rapid rise in his career as a singer/songwriter. He has recorded four albums including his latest release, Another Round Around the Sun, performed with Sheryl Crow and Josh Groban at “Christmas at Rockefeller Center -2005,” as well as performed on The Today Show, The Tonight Show, The CBS Morning Show,
Singer/Songwriter Ben Taylor
Last Call with Carson Daly, and Howard Stern. He has performed on Fox’s Choice Awards and Bravo’s Songwriters Hall of Fame Awards, among other specials. He’s also made his acting debut with a recurring role on NBC’s American Dream. He is also the son of Carly Simon and James Taylor. To learn more about Ben Taylor’s songwriting and his career, please visit: http://www.ben-taylor.com/.
Sponsors of the Ben Taylor concert and dinner include the following companies: Advance Color Technologies; Auburn Party Rental; Bill and Donna Davis; Clear Channel Radio; CNY Fertility Center; CNY Healing Arts; Cowley Associates; Steve Datz and Rachel Harms; Barbara and Jed Delmonico; Elle Events; Fleur de Lis Florist; Finger Lakes Lodging; Michael P. Falcone; Michele Gardiner Design; Hobbit Hollow Farm; Icing on the Cake; Jim and Kimball Kraus; Gina Castro and Robert Kiltz, M.D.; King Ferry/Treleaven Winery; laurie lillie photographie; McGlynn Interiors; Mirbeau Inn and Spa; Sally and Bob Neumann; Phoebe’s Garden Cafe; David and Maria Rapasadi; Linda Roche Real Estate; Rosalie’s Cucina; Julie and Joseph Scuderi; Sherwood Inn; Skaneateles Jewelry; Thérèse and Joe Strodel, Jr; The Skaneateles Journal; J.B. and Erin Werner; and Welch Allyn.
Last year, the Skaneateles Arts Council’s annual gala featured GRAMMY winning singer/songwriter Karla Bonoff, over thirty companies in the Syracuse area were sponsors, and it was a “sell out.” In addition to the Ben Taylor concert, A Mid-Summer Night’s Dream will include dinner by the Sherwood Inn, Phoebe’s Garden Cafe, and Rosalie’s Cucina.