Funders

The Dunedin Symphony Orchestra receives major funding from:

Creative New Zealand  Dunedin City Council  Otago Community Trust  University of Otago

Sponsorship opportunities with the DSO

There are several ways to support the orchestra with sponsorships as outlined on this page. If you are interested in any of these options please use the contact form at the bottom of the page. You can download our 2018 DSO Sponsors Brochure.

Concertmaster and Chair Sponsors

We offer sponsorship of the Concertmaster and the following section principal sponsorships: second violin, viola, cello, double bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, timpani and percussion.

At the Concertmaster sponsorship level, for $2000 + GST, we offer the following benefits:

  1. 20 complimentary tickets which can be used in any combination at any of the International or Matinée Series concerts;
  2. Recognition of your business through inclusion of your logo under the photograph and name of the Concertmaster, on a special Concertmaster page in the series programme books, and your logo on our website, linking to your company website if you so wish;
  3. Priority booking privileges for special events.

At the Principal Musician sponsorship level, for $1300 + GST, we offer the following benefits:

  1. 14 complimentary tickets that can be used in any combination at any of the International or Matinée Series concerts;
  2. Recognition of your business through inclusion of your logo under the photograph and name of the player being sponsored, on a special Chair Sponsorship page in the series programme books, and your logo on our website, linking to your company website if you so wish;
  3. Priority booking privileges for special events.

We thank our Musician Sponsors:

Donald and Stella Cullington
Principal Flute
Seddons Plaster Company
Principal Trumpet
Marks & Worth
Agincourt Holdings.
Principal Oboe
Robert Wilton, Winifred Harding and Emily Lam.
Principal Double Bass
Stewart Caithness Gray Optometrists
Principal Viola
Alan Wright Neurologist.
Principal Flute
Webb Farry Lawyers.
Principal Percussion

Corporate Sponsors

At the corporate sponsorship level, for $1000 + GST, we offer the following benefits:

  1. 10 complimentary tickets which can be used in any combination at any of the International or Matinée Series concerts;
  2. Recognition of your business featured in a montage of sponsor logos in our series programmes and on our website, and your logo on our website, linking to your company website if you so wish;
  3. Priority booking privileges for special events.

We thank our Corporate Sponsors:

Vic Nicholson Plumbers
Vic Nicholson Plumbers

McCoy Wixon Architects   Oakwood Properties.  Amity Health Centre.Cook North and Wong

 Ross Dowling Marquet Griffin

Naming-rights Concert Sponsor

Naming rights are available for both International Series concerts and Matinée Series concerts. Get in touch to explore these options for celebrating your organization’s special event or anniversary.

We thank Forsyth Barr for sponsoring our Matinee Series concerts for 2019.

Forsyth Barr.

Player Sponsors

The Dunedin Player Sponsor level for $600 + GST we offer the following benefits:

  1. 6 complimentary tickets to the International Series Concerts;
  2. Recognition of your business through inclusion of your logo under the the photograph and name of the player being sponsored in our series programmes and on the website, linking your company website if you so wish;
  3. Priority booking privileges to special events

We thank our Player Sponsors:

Lynette Jones and Deborah Mills.
Violin Player Sponsor
Ray White Jane Bokser and Colleen Townsend.
Cello Player Sponsor
Classic Jaguar Limousines.
Flute Player Sponsor

Trusts and In-kind Sponsors

The Dunedin Symphony Orchestra acknowledges the generous support from Trusts and In-kind Sponsors.

Anderson LloydNHNZ Limited.The Orchid Florist.Cook Howlison Toyota.

Distinction Dunedin Hotel. Emersons Brewery.Bendigo Valley Sports & Charity Foundation.Otago PolytechnicDunedin Casino.Sargood Bequest.  The Southern Trust.

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