The Stradivarius Patron Society

recognizing major donors who contribute $3,000 to $49,999 annually.


Become a Stradivarius Patron to more fully engage with the orchestra and its members. 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 support, we offer these exclusive opportunities that will enhance your concert experience:

Stradivarius Patrons

$3,000 – $4,999

  • Priority ticketing, seating and VIP service, including exchange options and increased flexibility
  • Bypass wait times with a designated Stradivarius box office line
  • Complimentary designated parking for subscription concerts
  • Season-long access to Stradivarius Patron Intermission Reception; enjoy complimentary beverages and desserts during subscription concert weekends
  • Recognition in concert program book as a Stradivarius Patron
  • Exclusive Stradivarius Patron events throughout the season, such as open rehearsals, behind-the-scenes tours, pre- or post-concert receptions and receptions in private homes
  • Advance notice to purchase Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops and Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Family SOLUNA International Music & Arts Festival single tickets
  • 10% discount at Opus and Allegro restaurants
  • 10% discount at the Symphony Store
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $168

Bronze Stradivarius Patrons

$5,000 – $7,499

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to one evening Open Rehearsal and Reception
  • Invitation to one post-concert reception with DSO musicians and/or guest artists
  • Invitation to attend DSO Annual Meeting and Reception
  • Trustee Voting Privileges*
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $177

Silver Stradivarius Patrons

$7,500 – $12,499

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to Chairman's Dinner; an elegant dinner hosted by Dallas Symphony Association Chairman of the Board at a premier venue
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $537

Gold Stradivarius Patrons

$12,500 – $24,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to Maestro's Dinner On the Stage; an intimate gourmet dinner with the Maestro on the stage of the Eugene McDermott Concert Hall
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $797

Platinum Stradivarius Patrons

$25,000 – $49,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Exclusive Dedicated Concert with eight complimentary, premium tickets; share a private, unforgettable Platinum Dinner for eight preceding dedicated concert
  • Complimentary season-long valet parking
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,572

Maestro Society

$50,000 – $99,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Exclusive Maestro Society events throughout the season with the Music Director
  • Named recognition for a Dedicated Concert weekend
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,732

Maestro Society

$100,000 AND ABOVE

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Elevated recognition in concert program book
  • Special access, private meetings and regular updates from the President & CEO
  • Additional opportunities for personal engagement with the Music Director
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,732
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,732

Stradivarious Patron benefits are for two persons and are non-transferable. Invitations are sent to donors who have elected to recieve benefits with a Fair Market Value. Stradivarius Patrons who elect to receive no benefits with a Fair Market Value still enjoy paid self-parking in a designated area, Stradivarius Patron recognition and ticket priority service.

*DSA Trustees qualify by contributing $5,000 within a 12-month preiod ending on the last day of the month preceding the Annual Meeting of the Trustees. Pledges, Gala, Endowment contributions and matching gifts do not count toward Trustee qualification. 

For more information regarding donor benefits, contact:

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