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
  • Personal Meyerson tour (upon request)
  • 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 exclusive evening Open Rehearsal and Reception
  • Invitation to exclusive 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: $260

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: $620

Gold Stradivarius Patrons

$12,500 – $24,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to Maestro's Dinner; a gourmet, seated dinner with Maestro Fabio Luisi
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $880

Platinum Stradivarius Patrons

$25,000 – $49,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Exclusive Dedicated Concert with eight complimentary tickets
  • Share a private, unforgettable Platinum Dinner for eight preceding Dedicated Concert
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,550

Maestro Society

$50,000 AND ABOVE

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Exclusive Maestro Society events throughout the season
  • Named recognition for a Dedicated Concert weekend
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,710


For more information regarding donations or the Stradivarius Patrons Society please contact:
Lilian Godsey, Manager of Donor Stewardship, at 214.871.4042 or
Jamie Winholtz, Senior Manager of Individual Giving, at 214.871.4077 or

Thank you for your investment in the Dallas Symphony’s vision to create music, enrich lives and advance Dallas.