Thank you for considering a contribution to support the Nashville Symphony. Your decision will make a lasting impact on thousands of children and adults throughout Middle Tennessee by enabling the Nashville Symphony to inspire, entertain and educate through excellence in musical performance.

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Donor Benefits

The Nashville Symphony appreciates your support of our artistic and cultural mission. The following special privileges and benefits are intended to recognize your gift and express our gratitude for your commitment to our cause.

Please contact Stewardship Coordinator Haley Hanneman by phone at 615.687.6621 or email her with questions about your recognition benefits or the impact your gift is making on the Middle Tennessee community.
 

Section Player ($100 - $249 Annual Gift)

  • Invitation for two (2) to attend select Nashville Symphony daytime dress rehearsals
  • Invitation for two (2) to attend annual Patron Appreciation Concert
  • Private VIP tour of Schermerhorn Symphony Center (to schedule, please call our stewardship office at 615.687.6621)
  • Subscription to “Nashville Symphony Notes” donor e-newsletter
  • Voucher for 10% discount at the Schermerhorn Symphony Store


First Chair ($250 - $499 Annual Gift)

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Acknowledgement listed on NashvilleSymphony.org and three times annually in InConcert program guide
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education program

Concertmaster Society ($500 - $999 Annual Gift)

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Acknowledgement listed on NashvilleSymphony.org and in InConcert program guide for a full year
  • Invitation for four (4) to attend select Nashville Symphony daytime dress rehearsals
    Invitation for two (2) to attend a Nashville Symphony premium evening dress rehearsal
  • Opportunity to purchase tickets to performances in advance of the general public


Conductor’s Circle ($1,000 - $2,499 Annual Gift)

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitations to attend exclusive patron-only events
  • Four (4) VIP passes to the Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall donor lounge for use on concert evenings of your choice 


Golden Baton ($2,500 - $4,999 Annual Gift)

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation for two (2) to Musicians Recognition Dinner (May 16, 2018)
  • Invitation to the Nashville Symphony Annual Meeting (July 25, 2018)
  • Special invitations to exclusive patron-only events throughout the season, including rehearsals and education programs
  • Access to a Patron Engagement Officer for VIP concierge service
  • VIP membership to Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall donor lounge during all Nashville Symphony series performances and select special events

*Patrons giving $2500+ and attending 4 or more concerts are eligible to become Governing Members, a select group of the Nashville Symphony’s most dedicated patrons. GMs are entitled to special access, invitations, leadership opportunities and more. Learn more


Stradivarius Society ($5,000 - $9,999 Annual Gift)

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation for two to Stradivarius Society Dinner (April 3, 2018)
  • VIP seating for Patron Appreciation Concert (Summer 2018)

*Patrons giving $2500+ and attending 4 or more concerts are eligible to become Governing Members, a select group of the Nashville Symphony’s most dedicated patrons. GMs are entitled to special access, invitations, leadership opportunities and more. Learn more
 


Virtuoso Society ($10,000 - $14,999)

  • All of the above, plus:
  • New for 2018 – Opportunity to “Partner with a Player” – a year-long pairing with a Nashville Symphony musician. Includes a small group lunch, opportunity to sit on stage for a rehearsal, photo opportunity with your musician and more!

*Patrons giving $2500+ and attending 4 or more concerts are eligible to become Governing Members, a select group of the Nashville Symphony’s most dedicated patrons. GMs are entitled to special access, invitations, leadership opportunities and more. Learn more


Walter Sharp Society ($15,000 - $24,999)

  • All of the above, plus:
  • New and Improved beginning April 1, 2018 – VIP Valet Experience: 
    • Complimentary VIP valet parking for ALL Nashville Symphony performances, with car staged on Symphony Place for quick pick up following the concert
    • Permanent placard provided for your front dashboard
    • Dedicated VIP Valet Express Lane (enter from 4th Avenue, north lane of Symphony Place)
    • Dedicated VIP Valet Express Key Pickup in East Atrium following the performance (skip the lines!)


Questions? Contact Stewardship Coordinator Haley Hanneman by phone at 615.687.6621 or email her with questions about your recognition benefits or the impact your gift is making on the Middle Tennessee community. 





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