What to Expect

What to Expect

Mary Anne Huntsman performs Rach 2

Wednesday, 04 May 2016 11:22 Written by Web Admin
Published in 16-17 Season

Ready to Rach
2016-17 Season Opening Gala

Celebrate and support Utah Symphony’s 2016-17 season with our Opening Fundraising Gala featuring piano soloist Mary Anne Huntsman performing Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2.

This special event performance will be presented without intermission.

Black tie invited. Black & white attire suggested. 


The VIP Experience

VIP gala packages and sponsorships are available, which include a pre-concert dinner, premium seating, and a post-concert celebration.

For more information, please contact vipevents@usuo.org or 801-869-9011.

Special 2016-17 Season Opening Gala Packages and Sponsorships 

$10,000-SILVER SPONSOR 

  • (4) Premium tickets to the pre-concert reception (5:00- 5:30 pm | Abravanel Hall plaza VIP tent)
  • ½ Table (4 guests) for an exclusive tented pre-concert dinner (5:30-7 pm | VIP UMOCA tent)
  • (4) Premium tickets to 2016-17 Season Opening Gala Concert (Orchestra)
  • (4) Premium tickets to the post-concert reception in the VIP tent on Abravanel Hall plaza including photo opportunity with Mary Anne Huntsman
  • (1/2) Page ad in collector program
  • Recognition as SILVER SPONSOR in collector program, gala website, on-stage at the start of the concert, and pre and post -concert receptions
  • Approximate tax-deductible donation of [$9,000] 

$5,000-BRONZE SPONSOR 

  • (6) Premium tickets to the pre-concert & post-concert receptions (5:30- 7:15 pm | Abravanel Hall plaza VIP tent)*
    • *Dinner buffet provided
  • (6) Premium tickets to 2016-17 Season Opening Gala Concert (Orchestra)
  • (1/4) Page ad in collector program
  • Recognition as BRONZE SPONSOR in collector program, gala website and post-concert reception
  • Approximate tax-deductible donation of [$4,700] 

$2,500-AMBASSADOR SPONSOR 

  • (4) Premium tickets to the pre-concert & post-concert receptions (5:30- 7:15 pm | Abravanel Hall plaza VIP tent)*
    • *Dinner buffet provided
  • (4) Premium tickets to 2016-17 Season Opening Gala Concert (Orchestra)
  • Recognition as STANDARD SPONSOR in collector program and gala website
  • Approximate tax-deductible donation of [$2,200]

Additional Info

  • Type Special
  • Location Abravanel Hall
  • Price Range Starting at $21.00
  • Duration Approximately 90 minutes with no intermission
  • Date1 September 13, 2016 | 7:30 PM
  • Program

    Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Opus 67
    Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18

  • Artists

    Thierry Fischer, conductor
    Mary Anne Huntsman, piano

  • Sponsors

    Concert Sponsor:

    Zions Bank

    Presenting Sponsors:

    Jon M. & Karen Huntsman Family

    Huntsman