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
  • Exclusive Stradivarius Patron events throughout the season
  • Recognition in PULSE as a Stradivarius Patron
  • 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 post-concert opportunities with DSO musicians and/or guest artists twice annually
  • Invitation to attend DSO Annual Meeting and Board Reception
  • Trustee voting privileges
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $280

Silver Stradivarius Patrons

$7,500 – $12,499

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to Chairman's Dinner - An elegant dinner hosted by DSA Chairman of the Board at a premier venue
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $640

Gold Stradivarius Patrons

$12,500 – $24,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Invitation to Maestro's Onstage Dinner - Enjoy an intimate gourmet dinner with Maestro van Zweden on the Meyerson stage
  • Private event with musicians of the DSO
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $900

Platinum Stradivarius Patrons

$25,000 – $49,999

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Exclusive dedicated concert with eight complimentary tickets
  • Private Platinum dinner for eight preceding dedicated concerts- Share an unforgettable meal with friends, family or clients
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,570

Jaap Van Zweden Society

$50,000 AND ABOVE

  • All of the above, plus:
  • Exclusive events with Maestro throughout the season
  • Named recognition for a Dedicated Concert weekend
  • Non-deductible portion of gift: $2,730


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.