In 1916, the community came together around the idea that Baltimore needed a symphony orchestra. Now, 100 years later, donors like YOU continue to make great music happen. Support classical music in your community by donating to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra today!

Become a Governing Member

The BSO's Governing Members experience the orchestra in many different ways through on-stage rehearsals, trips with the orchestra, and private events throughout the season. Check out how to become a BSO Governing Member today!

Gift Planning

Did you know there are creative ways to support Baltimore Symphony Orchestra? With thoughtful gift planning, you can help secure our second century of musical excellence at little or no cost to you today. This includes gifts by bequest, trust, life income gift, IRA, donor advised fund or life insurance. These special designations help ensure the smooth transfer of musical values from this generation to the many following.
December 2015 UPDATE: 70 1/2 or older? IRA Charitable Rollover is back and this time it's PERMANENT!

Baltimore Symphony Associates

The Baltimore Symphony Associates (BSA) continues its long tradition of volunteers in service to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra reaching back to 1942 when it began as the Women's Committee. More than 200 current members use their time, energy and financial support to benefit the BSO’s education programs. 


The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is experiencing one of the most exciting times in our 98-year history! We invite you to join your prominent peers in the corporate community by taking advantage of our pace-setting partnership opportunities.