Special Donor Events

Special Donor Events

The BPO deeply appreciates those who go beyond ticket purchases and give financial donations to the organization. As a token of our appreciation, donors are invited to special events throughout the season. If you would like to become a donor, please contact Eli Campbell, Annual Fund and Grants Manager, at (716) 242-7825 or ecampbell@bpo.org.

For more information regarding the BPO’s special donor events, please contact Carson Mannino, Special Events and Projects Coordinator, at (716) 242-7821 or cmannino@bpo.org.


Open Rehearsals – Open to $50 and up donors
Enjoy this behind-the-scenes look at the BPO and exciting guest artists in rehearsal as they put the finishing touches on that week’s concert program.

Donor & Subscriber Appreciation Concert – Open to $50 and up donors
Every year, Maestro JoAnn Falletta curates a special concert as a thank-you to the BPO’s donors and subscribers.

Tour of Clement Residence with Special BPO guest – Open to $300 and up donors
Once a year, the BPO opens its administrative office to donors of a select group for tours of the Clement House. Tours will be accompanied by a special BPO guest, and are led by expert docents graciously organized by Explore Buffalo.

Donor Mingles – Open to $1,000 and up donors
Four times a year, the BPO’s major donors, musicians and guest artists gather following a BPO concert to enjoy complimentary beverages and hors d’oeuvres together.

Exclusive Donor Appreciation Reception – Open to $2,500 and up donors.
An invitation to attend the exclusive Donor Appreciation Reception following the Donor & Subscriber Appreciation concert.

Sponsor a Musician Luncheon Events – Open to $5,000 and up donors
Held twice annually in correlation with select open rehearsals, this event allows donors to experience a “Day in the Life of a Musician.”  Donors may enjoy an open rehearsal, followed by a private luncheon where they can catch up with musicians and the guest artist(s).