RPO Individual Donor Benefits 2018–19

The RPO offers a number of exciting benefits to show our gratitude to our valued donors.

Click tabs below to review a listing of offers per donor levels.

 $75–$199   

  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$200–$374

  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$375–699

  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$700–$999

  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$1,000–$2,499

  • Complimentary handling fees on ticket orders over the phone and in-person
  • Invitations to the exclusive post-concert Ranlet Lounge events featuring RPO headlining artists and conductors
  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$2,500–$4,999

  • Invitation to the Maestro’s Circle Celebration Dinner honoring the RPO’s most valued supporters
  • Complimentary handling fees on ticket orders over the phone and in-person
  • Invitations to the exclusive post-concert Ranlet Lounge events featuring RPO headlining artists and conductors
  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$5,000–$9,999

  • Invitation to the Season-Opening Toast
  • Invitation and VIP seating for the Season Announcement Concert and Reception
  • Invitation to the Maestro’s Circle Celebration Dinner honoring the RPO’s most valued supporters
  • Complimentary handling fees on ticket orders over the phone and in-person
  • Invitations to the exclusive post-concert Ranlet Lounge events featuring RPO headlining artists and conductors
  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

2018-19 Donor Event Highlights

$10,000–$14,999

  • Private dinner with an RPO musician
  • VIP seating at the RPO 19-20 Season Preview Event
  • Invitation to the Season-Opening Toast
  • Invitation and VIP seating for the Season Announcement Concert and Reception
  • Invitation to the Maestro’s Circle Celebration Dinner honoring the RPO’s most valued supporters
  • Complimentary handling fees on ticket orders over the phone and in-person
  • Invitations to the exclusive post-concert Ranlet Lounge events featuring RPO headlining artists and conductors
  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$15,000–$24,999

  • Private dinner with a Principal RPO musician
  • Private dinner with an RPO musician
  • VIP seating at the RPO 19-20 Season Preview Event
  • Invitation to the Season-Opening Toast
  • Invitation and VIP seating for the Season Announcement Concert and Reception
  • Invitation to the Maestro’s Circle Celebration Dinner honoring the RPO’s most valued supporters
  • Complimentary handling fees on ticket orders over the phone and in-person
  • Invitations to the exclusive post-concert Ranlet Lounge events featuring RPO headlining artists and conductors
  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$25,000–$49,999

  • Private dinner with an RPO conductor
  • Opportunity to have a personal RPO ensemble performance
  • Private dinner with a Principal RPO musician
  • Private dinner with an RPO musician
  • VIP seating at the RPO 19-20 Season Preview Event
  • Invitation to the Season-Opening Toast
  • Invitation and VIP seating for the Season Announcement Concert and Reception
  • Invitation to the Maestro’s Circle Celebration Dinner honoring the RPO’s most valued supporters
  • Complimentary handling fees on ticket orders over the phone and in-person
  • Invitations to the exclusive post-concert Ranlet Lounge events featuring RPO headlining artists and conductors
  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

$50,000 and above

  • Benefits will be tailored to your personal interests with the RPO
  • Private dinner with an RPO conductor
  • Opportunity to have a personal RPO ensemble performance
  • Private dinner with a Principal RPO musician
  • Private dinner with an RPO musician
  • VIP seating at the RPO 19-20 Season Preview Event
  • Invitation to the Season-Opening Toast
  • Invitation and VIP seating for the Season Announcement Concert and Reception
  • Invitation to the Maestro’s Circle Celebration Dinner honoring the RPO’s most valued supporters
  • Complimentary handling fees on ticket orders over the phone and in-person
  • Invitations to the exclusive post-concert Ranlet Lounge events featuring RPO headlining artists and conductors
  • Invitation to chat with each of our maestros at the Coffee with a Conductor Series
  • Recognition in the donor section of the current season’s Bravo program book
  • Exclusive opportunities for a behind the scenes experience to watch the orchestra prepare for concert night at Open Rehearsals
  • Exclusive invitation to the annual Concertmaster Recital featuring Juliana Athayde
  • 10% discount on every RPO ticket
  • Invitations to the RPO’s monthly educational series, RPO to the Max
  • Access to purchase advance tickets during Donor Pre-sale Week in July 2019

2018-19 Donor Benefit Highlights

$75 and above

Get to know your RPO musicians and staff off Kodak stage for a one-hour intimate, casual talk at the monthly RPO to the Max series.

$200 and above

An exclusive benefit recital featuring the RPO’s Concertmaster, Juliana Athayde, (The Caroline W. Gannett & Clayla Ward Chair).

$375 and above

Join your RPO musicians for a behind-the-scenes look at how your RPO prepares for a concert.

Please Note: The order of programming during rehearsals may be different than on concert night.  The orchestra may start and stop pieces a number of times, and there is the possibility that some pieces will not be played in their entirety.

$700 and above

Join RPO conductors for a unique meet and greet at a variety of Rochester’s best Center City coffee spots.

$1,000 and above

You’re invited to post-concert events in Ranlet Lounge, featuring RPO headlining artists and conducts. Enjoy coffee and desserts while mingling with the evenings’ talented musicians.

$2,500 and Above

From complimentary handling fees and an annual dinner, to private invitations to meet RPO musicians and conductors,  Maestro Circle members represent continued support at the highest level.