Join us as we toast the opening of a new Classical
season, our wonderful musicians, and the legendary
Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday with an intimate
backstage champagne toast and birthday cake following
the concert. This will also be an opportunity to meet
the new musicians who have just joined the Nashville
Symphony for the 18-19 season! Complimentary
Together with the Governing Members, come for a panel
and tour of the hall as they set up for Tim Burton’s The
Nightmare Before Christmas in Concert (performed
the following day), as composers, conductors, and
audiovisual technicians walk us through the journey to
create a live in concert performance of a movie with your
Nashville Symphony. Refreshments will be served.
It’s a full day of family-friendly fun at the Schermerhorn,
with hours of performances on several different stages, and
a great chance to invite the community into our orchestral
home. We’ll need dozens of volunteers to make this event
work! Attend with your family and friends, or sign up to
volunteer – email email@example.com
by 10/1 to volunteer.
Get a sneak peek into how the orchestra rehearses,
with guest conductor Hans Graf. Join us at 6pm for
champagne and a chat with Nashville Symphony Chorus
conductor, Dr. Tucker Biddlecomb, followed by the
dress rehearsal of Stravinsky, Ravel and Strauss inside
Laura Turner Concert Hall.
TICKETS ON SALE NOW: nashvillesymphony.org/spiritsofsummer
The Nashville Symphony’s premiere young professional organization, Crescendo Club, announces the 2nd annual Spirits of Summer fundraiser, to be held July 20, 2018 at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. The evening is an immersive experience for ALL of the senses – featuring a four-course live orchestra program at the center of the event. Each musical work is paired with creatively crafted cocktails and delicious nibbles – designed by 4 of the best local bartenders and establishments (Black Rabbit, Union Common, Tansuo and the Mockingbird).
Picture this: An Evening of Cosmic Cocktails. Enter Laura Turner Concert Hall at the Schermerhorn, lit with a shimmering out-of-this-world motif. More than 30 musicians will perform in the CENTER of the main floor surrounded by stations filled with delicious drinks and bites. Your host for the evening, conductor Enrico Lopez-Yañez, guides your journey through the stars as you taste a specialty cocktail paired with each musical selection. Orbit around the orchestra to taste delectable bites from 3 different restaurants (Tansuo, Mockingbird, and Chauhan), and compare tasting notes with your friends in between each course. At the end of the night,mix and mingle with the orchestra musicians and visit with guest bartenders to discuss their craft! A curated experience not-to-be missed.
- Date: Friday, July 20th
- Time: 6-8pm
- Location: Schermerhorn Symphony Center
- Ticket prices: $40 for members of Crescendo Club, $60 for non-members under 40, $100 for general admission, $500 for a VIP table for 4
Proceeds to benefit the Nashville Symphony, a non-profit 501c3 organization committed to inspire, entertain and educate through excellence in musical performances.
Meet in the East Lobby to mingle with other members and enjoy the Symphony’s pre-concert activities, including a photo booth, prize giveaways for best costumes, and more. Free admission with concert ticket purchase. Volunteers will also be needed to help staff the photo booth and spread the word about Crescendo Club. Please RSVP for volunteer opportunity to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Nashville Symphony Crescendo Club invites you to a Pre-Concert Cocktail Tasting
Before Guerrero Conducts Ravel
Featuring the 2 winners of the 2017 Spirits of Summer Cocktail Competition, Chauhan Ale & Masala House and Tánsuŏ
Friday, April 27th | 7 TO 8PM | Founders Hall (2nd floor, west side of the Schermerhorn)
Enjoy tastings of the winning cocktails from last year, complimentary snacks and open bar, and mix with other members in Founders Hall before this European-inspired classical program. A great time to use your membership voucher for 2 free classical tickets! Enjoy this sneak peek of that Spirits of Summer 2018 will be like. Free admission with concert ticket purchase, guests welcome with concert ticket purchase. Crescendo Members, check your monthly newsletter email for information on how to activate your concert ticket discount.
Enjoy snacks and drinks, and mix with other members in Founders Hall before this unique symphonic mashup concert, with a possible guest appearance by the concert's creator and conductor Steve Hackman. Free admission with concert ticket purchase. Sponsored by Capstar.
Lend a helping hand at this concert for children with autism and other disabilities that cause sensory sensitivities. To sign up, email Ashlinn Snyder: email@example.com. A brief training session on sensory-friendly accommodations will be provided.
Enjoy champagne and an intimate string quartet performance on the Schermerhorn stage, along with a guided tour of the building. Open to all Crescendo Club members, as well as all attendees of the 2017 Symphony Ball Late Party. Free admission, RSVP required.
Enjoy mingling with other Crescendo Club members and Governing Members in the Schermerhorn's Founders Hall. Complimentary drinks and Elvis-themed refreshments will be provided. Reception begins one hour before the concert and continues through intermission. Free admission with concert ticket purchase.
What could be more fun than pizza, ugly Christmas sweaters, and Home Alone? Adding a live symphony orchestra, of course! Come to one of the most fun and festive holiday performances in Nashville, complete with a pre-concert pizza party and ugly sweater contest! Families welcome and prizes awarded for the best sweaters. Free admission with concert ticket. RSVP Required: email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nashville Symphony Crescendo Club and the Nashville Whiskey Society Present
Bourbon & Brass: An Exclusive Musical Whiskey Tasting
Thursday, November 16th | 6 pm to 8 pm
Schermerhorn Symphony Center | Balcony Lobby
Enjoy a curated whiskey pairing event, with brass players from the Nashville Symphony carefully programming around different notes in the whiskey.
Hors d'oeuvres provided, beer and wine for purchase.
Tickets are free to members of the Whiskey Society and Crescendo Club, and guests are $45 per ticket. All are welcome, 21+
Tickets available at NashvilleSymphony.org/BourbonBrass or by calling 615.687.6400.
For membership information,
visit crescendoclub.org or nashvillewhiskeysociety.com
Sign up to volunteer for the Nashville Symphony’s largest FREE event of the year. More than 20 musical ensembles perform on 4 stages throughout Schermerhorn Symphony Center! This event is very family-friendly, so feel free to bring the whole gang! Shifts available throughout the day, and lunch is provided. No ticket purchase necessary for this event. RSVP Required: email email@example.com.
Join us backstage following the Classical Series performance of Firebird, Winger and Watts for a champagne toast to celebrate our musicians and the start of a new season! Free admission with concert ticket. TIP: Use your Be My Guest voucher – redeemable for two free classical tickets – for this performance! This is a Crescendo Club member benefit. RSVP Required: email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for the 17/18 kickoff party- all current and prospective Crescendo Club members are welcome! 6pm drinks and bites on the Harpeth River, 7pm performance by Symphony Musicians. "Summer chic" attire. Please RSVP by August 11th to email@example.com. Valet parking provided.
Save the Date! On June 24th Crescendo Club will be hosting the Spirits of Summer to raise support for the Nashville Symphony's Accelerando program. We've partnered with amazing restaurants and bars from around town and will be hosting a craft cocktail competition. The winning cocktail will be featured in our Founders Hall later this year! Thanks to our generous sponsors for your support. Invites going out in May!
Crescendo Club is hosting a pre-concert photo booth for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets weekend at the Schermerhorn! We'll need 2-3 volunteers a concert to help with set up and host the photo booth. We have four concerts to staff, please RSVP if you are interested in helping
Crescendo Club is teaming up with symphony musicians and Governing Members for the annual Scavenger Hunt at the Schermerhorn!
See the Schermerhorn in a way you never have before as your team explores the many levels of our building in search for clues. At the end of the hunt we'll have live music and an awesome reception waiting for you!
Invitations will be sent to Crescendo Club members in March!
Parking will be available on One Symphony Place
Crescendo Club gives back! Join us as we help with the pre-concert activities for the Pied Piper morning concert "Green Eggs and Ham." We need 8-10 volunteers to help as ushers and instrument petting zoo guides!
Crescendo Club is seeking six volunteers to assist with pre-concert activities such as arts and crafts and an instrument petting zoo. Volunteers are asked to arrive at the Schermerhorn at 1PM for orientation with the volunteer hour running from 2-3 PM. Interactions with volunteers will serve as a valuable part of attendees' unique concert experience, so we appreciate any time and efforts you would be able to provide!
Join Crescendo Club as we toast Friends of the Ballet (The Nashville Ballet Young Professionals) at a pre-concert reception in Founders Hall before the Ballet's first performance ever onstage at the Schermerhorn. Learn more about Friends of the Nashville Ballet here!
Crescendo club is seeking volunteers to assist with upcoming live auditions for the Fall 2017 class of the Accelerando program. Founded in 2016, Accelerando is an intensive education program designed to prepare gifted young students of diverse backgrounds to pursue music at the collegiate level and beyond. Accelerando seeks to create professional opportunities for young musicians from ethnic communities underrepresented in today’s orchestras by providing them with instruction, mentorship, performance experience, and assistance with applying to music schools.
Crescendo Club gives back! Join us as we help with the pre-concert activities for the Pied Piper Morning Concert "Around the World". We need 8-10 volunteers to help as ushers and instrument petting zoo guides!
Crescendo Club members are invited to join us for YP connect 2017! This annual event is a great way to meet people from other Young Professionals organizations in Nashville. Come say hi to some fellow Crescendo Club members at our table and check out the other 30+ organizations represented here! Admission is free, just make sure you RSVP using the link! Please submit RSVP's before 1/17/17.