Stratford Symphony Orchestra

William Rowson, our
principal conductor,
welcomes you to
Season 15

Corporate Sponsorship

The Stratford Symphony Orchestra offers exposure to our active, dedicated audience. We welcome the opportunity to tailor sponsor benefits to your specific interests. Benefits can focus on advertising and public relations, in-venue recognition, product displays, entertainment options including tickets and private receptions, and special opportunities for associated groups. View a video of SSO' March 31, 2018 concert - Beethoven and Ji Won Baxter playing Kabalevsky's Violin Concerto.

Sponsorships at various levels are available for individual concerts as well as our full concert season. Events such as the Symphony's educational outreach programs, other special events, and guest artists or conductors may also be sponsored.

Sponsorship LEVEL
 Purpose
 RECOGNITION
  Maestro

Season Sponsor - $7,500








  • Sponsors for the season OR
  • Sponsorship of conductor for three concerts










  • Recognition on the big screen at every concert
  • Logo on SSO website sponsorship page, concert programs, promotional material
  • Invitation to the SSO season launch
  • Promotion tickets: 12 for the season (two per concert)
  • Corporate discount on SSO tickets for employees, clients (up to 6, applicable for Saturday performances during season on request one week before a concert)
  • Business sign placement at every concert (sponsor provides own sign)
  • Invitation for two to a donors-only dress rehearsal
  • Invitation to SSO sponsor appreciation event
Impresario

$5,000









  • Sponsor SSO strings section for the season OR
  • Sponsor SSO conductor for two concerts OR
  • Sponsor SSO principal players for the season










  • Recognition on the big screen at every concert
  • Logo on SSO website sponsorship page, concert programs, promotional material
  • Invitation to the SSO season launch
  • Promotion tickets: 8 for the season (two per concert)
  • Corporate discount on SSO tickets for employees, clients (up to 4, applicable for Saturday performances during season on request one week before a concert)
  • Business sign placement at every concert (sponsor provides own sign)
  • Invitation for two to a donors-only dress rehearsal
  • Invitation to SSO sponsor appreciation event
Concertmaster

$2,500




  • Sponsor concertmaster for the season OR
  • Sponsor conductor for one concert OR
  • Sponsor strings for four concerts OR
  • Sponsor Emerging Artist Competition




  • Recognition on the big screen at every concert
  • Half-page ad in each concert program
  • Logo on concert posters
  • Invitation to the SSO season launch
  • Listed on SSO website sponsorship page
  • Promotion tickets: 4 for the season
  • Invitation to SSO sponsor appreciation event

First Chair 

$1,500








  • Sponsor woodwinds for the season OR
  • Sponsor percussion/horns/brass for the season OR
  • Sponsor all first chairs for the season OR
  • Sponsor SSO Concerto Competition for Youth OR
  • Sponsor SSO “Cows and Classics” summer musical event
  • Sponsor other SSO outreach activities, including cushion concerts


  • Recognition on the big screen at every concert
  • Sponsor listing in each concert program
  • Listing on SSO website sponsorship page
  • Promotion tickets: 2 for the season
  • Invitation to the SSO season launch
  • Community outreach sponsors recognized on each concert program of the season
  • Advertising sponsors place add in each SSO concert program and other SSO promotional material
  • Invitation to SSO sponsor appreciation event
  Sonata

$1,000



  • Sponsor cushion concerts for the season OR
  • Sponsor two post-concert receptions OR
  • Sustaining donor or business member sponsor ($100 per month for 10 months)



  • Recognition on the big screen at every concert
  • Listed as a sustaining donor/ business member sponsor on SSO website and concert programs for SSO season
  • Logo on all event posters
  • Invitation to the SSO season launch
  • Invitation to SSO sponsor appreciation event

Prelude

$500


  • Sponsor one concert reception OR
  • Sponsor one section of the orchestra for one concert


  • Recognition on the big screen at every concert
  • Logo on all event posters
  • Special notice in concert program
  • Invitation to the SSO season launch
  • Invitation to SSO sponsor appreciation event