Why Your BSYO Gift Matters

As the region's premier youth ensembles, the BSYO nurtures musical growth while inspiring in each student qualities such as self-discipline, perseverance, leadership and responsibility to a common endeavor. Membership support is necessary to deliver this tremendous opportunity for our region's most talented musicians to its fullest potential, bridging the BSYO tuition-expense gap as well as underwriting important financial aid packages.

Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the BSYO today and enjoy the following exclusive BSYO Membership benefits year-round:

Friend: $75-$149

  • Invitation for two to the BSYO Annual Open Rehearsal with Maestra Marin Alsop
  • Complimentary BSYO bumper sticker
  • Two complimentary tickets tot he BSO Annual Donor Appreciation Concert (R)
  • BSO Membership Card - 10% discount on music, books and gifts at the BSO Symphony Store and An die Musik 

Value of benefits: $24

Member: $150-$249 All benefits listed above, plus...

  • Invitation to one BSO Open Rehearsal (R)
  • Complimentary "Best of the BSO" donor-exclusive CD

Value of benefits: $38 

Principal: $250-$499 All benefits listed above, plus...

  • Two complimentary tickets to all BSYO concerts at the Carver Center
  • Year-long donor recognition on BSYO's web page and in BSYO concert programs
  • Admission for two additional guests at the BSO Annual Donor Appreciation Concert (R)
  • 10% discount on tickets to BSO performances

Value of benefits: $58

Concertmaster: $500-$1,199 All benefits listed above, plus...

  • Two complimentary tickets to the annual BSYO concert at the Meyerhoff
  • Invitation to the BSO Premium "Evening" Open Rehearsal (R)
  • Invitation to one BSO post-concert BIP reception (R/+)

Value of benefits: $96

Symphony Society: $1,200-$2,999 All benefits listed above, plus...

  • Invitation to BSYO Gala event
  • Invitations to all special post-concert VIP receptions with BSO musicians and guest artists (R/+)
  • Two complimentary passes to the Baltimore Symphony Associates' Spring Decorators Show House
  • Two one-time passes to the Georgia and Peter G. Angelos Governing Members Lounge
  • Year-long donor recognition in Overture magazine, the official program book of the BSO

Value of benefits: $174

Governing Member: $3,000-$9,999 
All benefits listed above, plus enjoy all the benefits of the BSO' flagship Governing Members program including:

  • Invitations to exclusive Governing Members On-Stage REhearsals with the BSO (R)
  • Invitations to pre-concert Allegretto Dinners (R/$)
  • Complimentary parking at the Cathedral Street Garage (available upon request)
  • Season-long access to the Georgia and Peter G. Angelos Governing Members Lounge for complimentary drinks and snacks before BSO concerts and at intermission
  • VIP Ticket Concierge service including complimentary ticket exchange for all BSO programs
  • Opportunity to participate in exclusive Governing Member trips and upcoming domestic tours (R/$>
  • Invitation to join Music Director Marin Alsop and Board Chairman at the BSO Electoral Meeting
  • Priority box seating at the Annual Donor Appreciation Concert

Value of benefits: $240

(R) Reservations required and limited to a first-response basis

($) Admission fee

* Some seating and concerts excluded

(+) BSO concert tickets sold separately