Friends of the DSO

support the Dallas Symphony with gifts up to $2,999 annually.

Become a Friend of the DSO to forge a stronger connection with the Dallas Symphony. Your investment in the Annual Fund makes an immediate impact on the Dallas community by providing essential funding for the DSO's core programs, which create music, enrich lives and advance Dallas.

In appreciation of your gift, we offer you the following exclusive opportunities:


$1 – $149

  • Patron newsletter
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $0


$150 – $299

  • All of the above, plus:
  • 10% discount at the Symphony Store

  • Advance notice to purchase Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Family SOLUNA International Music & Arts Festival single tickets
  • Opportunity to attend a Friends of the DSO performance, as available
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $0

Composer's Circle

$300 – $499

  • All of the above, plus:
  • 10% discount at Opus and Allegro restaurants
  • Advance notice to purchase Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops single tickets
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $0

Musician's Circle

$500 – $999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Season ticket priority
  • Annual recognition in concert program book
  • Invitations to behind-the-scenes experiences, such as open rehearsals, tours of the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center and pre- or post-concert receptions
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $0

Principal's Circle

$1,000 – $1,499

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Night at the Symphony: Includes two complimentary concert tickets, one complimentary parking voucher and a one-time guest pass for two to the Stradivarius Patron Intermission Reception
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $62

Conductor's Circle

$1,500 – $2,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Advance notice to RSVP for Bach's Lunch, a series of free, informal talks led by local musicians and musicologists
  • Invitation for two to an annual Open Rehearsal and Lunch with Musicians
  • Invitation to a personal backstage tour of the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $81

For more information regarding donor benefits, contact:

Tanner Garrett, Individual Giving Coordinator at 214.871.4080 or