Seattle Chamber Music Society

James Ehnes, Artistic Director / Toby Saks, Associate Artistic Director

Donor Benefits //

In thanks for your generosity, we are pleased to offer the following:

Cadenza ($10,000 or more)
All Vivace benefits plus…

  • Invitation to a private dinner with Artistic Director James Ehnes
  • Complimentary, signed documentary film DVD scheduled for 2014 release,“Hello?! Orchestra” featuring violist Richard O’Neill
  • Invitation for two to attend one complimentary SCMS house concert event
  • Sponsor listing on program concert page and program notes for one Festival concert

Vivace ($5,000 to $9,999)
All Capriccio benefits plus…

  • Invitation to an exclusive, special house concert event for Vivace and Cadenza members
  • Invitation to spend time with Festival musicians at a private rehearsal event
  • Complimentary, signed two-CD set: James Ehnes plays Prokofiev: Complete Works for Violin James Ehnes, accompanied by the BBC Philharmonic conducted by Gianandrea Noseda, pianist Andrew Armstrong, and violinist Amy Schwartz Moretti 2
  • Invitation to visit backstage on a Festival performance night

Capriccio ($2,500 to $4,999)
All Fortissimo benefits plus…

  • Complimentary parking downtown for your Summer Festival subscription performances
  • Invitation to a private, post-concert dinner with Summer Festival musicians
  • Additional complimentary featured CD signed by a SCMS artist
  • Advanced copy of complete Summer Festival 2014 Program Notes

Fortissimo ($1,750 to $2,499)
All Accelerando benefits plus…

  • Complimentary CD signed by a SCMS artist
  • Invitation to attend the Summer Festival Closing Night Party with Festival musicians

Accelerando ($1,000 to $1,749)
All Rondo benefits plus…

  • Priority seating for Summer Festival subscriptions received before April 21, 2014 or Winter Festival before Nov 1, 2014
  • Invitation to a special party with Artistic Director James Ehnes
  • Copy of the Seattle Chamber Music Society Annual Report

Rondo ($500 to $999)
All Presto benefits plus…

  • Preferred Seating for Summer Festival subscriptions received before April 21, 2014 or Winter Festival subscriptions before Nov 1, 2014
  • Invitation to a Winter Festival reception in January with Winter Festival Musicians
  • Certificate for one complimentary glass of wine or concessions item at Wolfgang Puck concessions in the Nordstrom Recital Hall lobby
  • Early Bird subscription opportunity to purchase subscription tickets before the general public

Presto ($300 to $499)
All Allegretto benefits plus…

  • A special SCMS souvenir gift

Allegretto ($150 to $299)
All Andante benefits plus…

  • 10% discount on all Festival Shop CDs and Merchandise
  • Recognition in the Winter Festival program book

Andante ($50 to $149)

  • Invitations to Summer Festival open rehearsals
  • Recognition in the Summer Festival program book
  • Subscription to the SCMS E-newsletter


Fair Market values
Your gift is tax-deductible, minus the fair market value of benefits received by you as a donor. Fair market values by giving level: Andante $0; Allegretto $0; Presto $5; Rondo $24; Accelerando $44; Fortissimo $79; Capriccio $150; Vivace $235; Cadenza $330.