Donor Groups and Benefits
As a Mannes donor, you will have many opportunities to experience the results of your generosity when you attend performances by our gifted young artists. Each school year, Mannes produces more than 400 concerts featuring the artistry of its talented students, world-renowned faculty, alumni, and special guests. All donors receive information about Mannes events through our yearly Mannes Highlights Calendar, our newsletter, Mannes News, and brochures for our yearlong festivals, chamber music series, and special concerts. Donors at higher levels receive preferred seating and personalized ticket handling for a variety of events, including master classes and chamber music programs by leading artists and concerts at some of New York’s most prestigious venues.
At Mannes events, you will meet and get to know our students, faculty, and alumni and your fellow donors. You will soon come to understand that you are a valued member of the Mannes family and discover that this is a rewarding feeling indeed.
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As a Mannes donor, you will receive many benefits:
- All NEW donors receive the Mannes College Performance Sampler CD.
- All donors at the Associate level and above receive our annual Mannes Highlights Calendar and our newsletter, Mannes News.
Donors on higher levels receive additional benefits. These may include preferred seating and personalized ticket handling for:
- The Mannes Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, and Symphony Space
- Mannes ensembles-in-residence: the Orion String Quartet and the Newman-Oltman Guitar Duo
- Master classes with leading artists such as Yefim Bronfman, Vladimir Feltsman, Pamela Frank, Richard Goode, and Deborah Voigt
- Ernst C. Stiefel Chamber Music Series Concerts: Mannes Downtown and Mannes Upperwest, Mannes Contemporary Music Festival
- Mannes Opera: Conversations on Opera with Joseph Colaneri, Opera Excerpts, and the annual fully-staged production
- Donors of $1,000 and more will also be recognized by the university as members of The New School Associates.
|Named Scholarship Donor
(one-half tuition scholarship)
- Named Scholarship Donors receive the opportunity to create a half- or full-tuition scholarship in their own name or in the name of someone they wish to honor, to be made to a student in a major of the donor's choice. In addition, Named Scholarship Donors receive all the benefits of membership in the Chairman’s Circle.