Support

Donor Benefits

 

The Nashville Symphony greatly 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 feel welcome to contact our Stewardship Coordinator, Jami Frazier, by phone at 615.687.6621 or email with questions about your recognition benefits or the impact your gift is making on the Middle Tennessee community.

Donor Benefits

Section Player ($100 - $249 Annual Gift)
  • Invitation to annual Patron Appreciation Concert (Summer 2017)
  • Invitation for two to attend a Nashville Symphony morning dress rehearsal
  • 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)
  • Acknowledgement listed at First Chair level (published three times annually in InConcert program guide and on NashvilleSymphony.org)
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education program and reception
  • Invitation to annual Patron Appreciation Concert (summer 2017)
  • 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

Concertmaster Society ($500 - $999 Annual Gift)
  • Acknowledgement listed at Concertmaster Society Level (published through InConcert Magazine)
  • Opportunity to purchase tickets to performances in advance of the general public
  • Invitation to attend Patron Classical Dress Rehearsals throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education event
  • Invitation to annual Patron Appreciation Concert (summer 2017)
  • 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

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

Recognition

  • Acknowledgement at Conductor’s Circle Level (published through InConcert Magazine)

Events and Invitations

  • Special invitation to exclusive patron-only events throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend Patron Classical Dress Rehearsals throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education program
  • Invitation to annual Patron Appreciation Concert (summer 2017)

Access

  • Four (4) VIP passes to the Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall for use on concert evenings of your choice
  • Access to a Patron Engagement Officer for VIP concierge service
  • Opportunity to purchase tickets to performances in advance of the general public
  • Private VIP tour of Schermerhorn Symphony Center (to schedule, please call our stewardship office at 615.687.6621)
  • Access to “Nashville Symphony Notes” donor e-newsletter
  • Voucher for 10% discount at the Schermerhorn Symphony Store

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

Recognition

  • Acknowledgement at Golden Baton Society Level (published through InConcert Magazine)

Events and Invitations

  • Invitation for two to annual Musicians Recognition Dinner (spring 2017)
  • Special invitations to exclusive patron-only events throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend Patron Classical Dress Rehearsals throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education program
  • Invitation to annual Patron Appreciation Concert (summer 2017)

Access

  • VIP membership to Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall during all Nashville Symphony and Nashville Symphony Presents performances for one full year
  • Access to a Patron Engagement Officer for VIP concierge service
  • Opportunity to purchase tickets to performances in advance of the general public
  • 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

*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. To find out more, visit www.NashvilleSymphony.org/GoverningMembers

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

Recognition

  • Acknowledgement at Stradivarius Society Level (published in InConcert program guide)

Events and Invitations

  • Invitation for two to annual Stradivarius Society dinner (spring 2017)
  • Invitation for two to annual Musicians Recognition Dinner (spring 2017)
  • Special invitations to exclusive patron-only events throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend Patron Classical Dress Rehearsals throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education program
  • Invitation to annual Patron Appreciation Concert (summer 2017)

Access

  • 4 VIP valet parking passes
  • VIP membership to Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall during all Nashville Symphony series performances and select special events
  • Access to a Patron Engagement Officer for VIP concierge service
  • Opportunity to purchase tickets to performances in advance of the general public
  • 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

*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. To find out more, visit www.NashvilleSymphony.org/GoverningMembers

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

Recognition

  • Recognition as underwriter for one guest artist or specific work or commission (includes print recognition, stage announcement, and tickets to the chosen performance)
  • Acknowledgement at Virtuoso Society Level (published in InConcert program guide)

Events and Invitations

  • Invitation for two to annual Stradivarius Society dinner (spring 2017)
  • Invitation for two to annual Musicians Recognition Dinner (spring 2017)
  • Special invitations to exclusive patron-only events throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend Patron Classical Dress Rehearsals throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education program
  • VIP seating for annual Patron Appreciation Concert (summer 2017)

Access

  • 8 VIP valet parking passes
  • VIP membership to Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall during all Nashville Symphony series performances and select special events
  • Access to a Patron Engagement Officer for VIP concierge service
  • Opportunity to purchase tickets to performances in advance of the general public
  • 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

*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. To find out more, visit www.NashvilleSymphony.org/GoverningMembers

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

Recognition

  • Opportunity to “Partner with a Player” – a year-long pairing with a Nashville Symphony musician!
  • Acknowledgement at Walter Sharp Society Level (published in InConcert program guide)

Events and Invitations

  • Invitation for two to annual Stradivarius Society dinner (spring 2017)
  • Invitation for two to annual Musicians Recognition Dinner (spring 2017)
  • Special invitations to exclusive patron-only events throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend Patron Classical Dress Rehearsals throughout the season
  • Invitation to attend a Nashville Symphony education program
  • VIP seating for annual Patron Appreciation Concert (summer 2017)

Access

  • 12 VIP valet parking passes
  • VIP membership to Allen Walter Watson, Sr. Founders Hall during all Nashville Symphony series performances and select special events
  • Opportunity to host a private event at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center
  • Access to a Patron Engagement Officer for VIP concierge service
  • Opportunity to purchase tickets to performances in advance of the general public
  • 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

*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. To find out more, visit www.NashvilleSymphony.org/GoverningMembers

Gifts of $25,000+ will receive all benefits listed above, as well as a unique array of customized ideas designed to enhance your experience with the Nashville Symphony. Please contact Maribeth Stahl by phone at 615.687.6532 or by e-mail to discuss these opportunities.