The Crescendo Club is a dynamic group of Nashville-area young professionals who share a love of music and a desire to support the Nashville Symphony’s artistic and educational mission. Join Crescendo Club to network, enjoy amazing performances at Schermerhorn Symphony Center, and get special, behind-the-scenes access to the Nashville Symphony.


  • 2 tickets to a Classical Series concert of your choice (based on availability)
  • Complimentary admission to membership parties and cocktail events
  • Opportunities to network with other young professionals and Nashville Symphony musicians
  • VIP invitations to Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall
  • Invitations to and discounts on signature Nashville Symphony fundraising events including Spirits of Summer, Nashville Symphony Ball Late Party and Symphony Fashion Show
  • Doubled donor benefits for all additional contributions to the Nashville Symphony Annual Fund
  • 10% discount on concerts throughout the season (some exclusions may apply)
  • Opportunity to engage as a committee member and potentially serve as a member of the Associate Board of Directors, the governing body of Crescendo Club. To share your interest, please email

Membership benefits are active for a full calendar year from date of purchase. Memberships are $100 annually for a single membership and $150 for a dual membership.

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Upcoming Events

The Nashville Symphony is working to curate an engaging calendar of events and benefits to provide you an enhanced experience at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.

 Party of Note: Season Kick-Off


September 10 | 2 PM

Join us for a cocktail party to kick-off the 2023/24 Season at the Oak Hill home of Kathryn and Jonathan McNabb (Chair, Associate Board), featuring a Nashville Symphony String Quartet performance.



 The Hocus Pocus Un-Happy Hour


October 14 | 6:30 PM

Join us in the Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall for a Crescendo Club only UN-Happy Hour to celebrate the Saturday night debut of the Sanderson Sisters with the Symphony! Happy Hour is complimentary with ticket purchase.

RSVP Required, guests welcome.



 Cinema + Conversation: A Tár Screening


November 17

Join us in the Screening Room at Soho House Nashville for a private screening of the film Tár, including a behind-the-scenes curated conversation with a special Nashville Symphony guest.

Free event, RSVP Required. Limited capacity (TBD) of members only, more information to come.



 Symphony Ball 2023 Late Party


December 9 | 8 PM

Nashville’s most exclusive event of the year, Crescendo Club is invited to attend the Symphony’s annual white-tie gala Late Party. Keep an eye out for tickets on sale in the fall!

Members of Crescendo Club receive an exclusive discount on tickets!




A quarterly special event — join us in the Martha Rivers Ingram
Courtyard for a memorable networking event. Whether you are new to classical symphonic music, want to learn more about it, or are a dedicated musician – YP Nights at the Nashville Symphony are for you.

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2023/24 Associate Board of Directors

Our Board work centers around the Crescendo Club, the Nashville Symphony’s young professionals networking group and the presenter of Spirits of Summer.

If you would like to get involved and join the board or a committee, contact Jacob Tudor at


Jonathan McNabb, Chair
Andrew Hard, Immediate Past Chair
Hank Ingram, Chair Emeritus
Morgan Karr, Performance & Special Events Chair
Samantha Breske Magee, Spirits of Summer Chair


Virginia Adamson
Lenai Augustine
Kate Barnes
Max Davis
Victor Evans
Amos Glass
Catherine Grace
Gina Guo
Amy Harper Deems
Lizzie Hogan
Andrew Horowitz
Hank Ingram
Amanda Kane
Keeley Locke
Mary Elizabeth Mazziotti
Devin Mueller
Courtney Orr
Shaelan Williams