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The 2020/21 Season Special Events
Thank you for your continued support of the Philharmonic Society. Your dedication is critically important and deeply appreciated. In a typical year, the Philharmonic Society offers special event experiences designed to unite our music loving community.
Opening Night Dinner
Celebrate the start of the season with an exceptional 3-course dinner surrounded by fellow Philharmonic Society supporters.
Pre- and Post- Concert Receptions
Enjoy special evenings throughout the season as you join the Philharmonic Society’s President and Artistic Director for pre- and post- concert receptions. These events are a great way to meet fellow music-lovers and gain insights into the evening’s featured music and artists.
Major Donor Appreciation Events
Join key supporters of the Philharmonic Society at two annual events. Donors at the Golden Baton level and above ($3,000+) are celebrated in the spring each year at the Golden Baton Event and help honor the annual recipient of the prestigious Golden Baton Award. Members who have included the Philharmonic Society in their estate plans with a planned gift are honored at the annual Legacy Circle Luncheon.
Breakfast & Concerts for Fifth Grade
See the Philharmonic Society’s music education programs in action. Join other Philharmonic Society supporters for breakfast, then attend a concert designed to engage thousands of 5th graders each year in the world of classical music. Benefits available to members at the Concerto level and above ($600+).
Gain some insight into work that takes place behind-the-scenes to create concert night magic. Concerto level and above ($600+) members have the opportunity to sit in on a working rehearsal of a visiting artist or ensemble.
Kick your enjoyment of great music into high gear by joining the President and Artistic Director and other members of the Philharmonic Society family for exciting summer musical tours all across the world. Great food, wine and camaraderie are guaranteed! Invitations sent to those at the Silver Baton level and above ($1,200+).
Committees' Night Intermission Reception
Volunteer with the Philharmonic Society’s Committees members and join us for a complimentary intermission reception honoring your work.
Come prepared for dinner, drinks, and music at the Philharmonic Society’s annual galas, which include auctions with proceeds benefiting youth music education programs.
Intermission Champagne Receptions
Complimentary intermission receptions are held at most subscription series season concerts for all members at the Silver Baton level and above ($1,200+).
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