FOUNDERS – $5,000-$10,000
Benefits include advertising your logo and company name wherever the LCSO is in print. Programs – website – and all public announcement will expose your company or business to hundreds of listeners. You can further decide to earmark your founding gift to a certain part of the orchestra’s life such as the conductor salary, underwriting a whole concert, or paying for performance space. In addition, for every year you give, you will receive a free concert from the core membership to use whenever you wish. You will receive 4 tickets to every concert, and invitations to receptions with the conductor. Finally, you will be listed as a founder of the LCSO in perpetuity.
MAESTRO – $1,000-$5,000
Gives you a presence on the website and in programs. You can earmark your donation to a specific need like music purchase, the concert master salary, another principal player for a season, or advertising in papers and on the radio. You will also receive four tickets to every concert, free music by 4 musicians in the orchestra for a cocktail reception, a free program ad, and invitations to receptions with the conductor. You could also partner with another MAESTRO giver to underwrite a concert.
1ST CHAIR – $500-$1,000
Entitles you to be listed in programs, invitations to receptions with the conductor, and a pair of tickets for every concert. As with other levels, your gift could be earmarked for a player’s salary for a season or purchase of music.
SECTION PLAYER – $100- $500
Your donation means your name will appear in the program and you will be invited to receptions with the conductor.