What: Virtuosi of Houston 20th anniversary gala.
Where: Royal Sonesta Hotel.
The scoop: Karina and Carlos Barbieri and Zarine and Meherwan Boyce chaired the evening of wining, dining and beautiful music provided by the students of Virtuosi. Broadway star Michelle DeJean joined the orchestra for a song from Oliver.
More than 425 guests helped raise a record $360,000 for the organization that provides chamber music education to talented students. Dominique Sachse and Peter Remington continued their tradition of serving as emcees for the evening that this year honored Margaret Alkek Williams and Monzer Hourani.