The Drama of the Human Experience!

The 2019-20 Masterworks season is about the highs and lows of the human experienced expressed through the power of live music, so what better way to show your support and how music has enhanched your experience than to make a gift to the QCSO that allows us to:

  • Present affordable Masterworks and Pops concerts for the community
  • Support the careers of working musicians
  • Deliver music education to more than 12,000 students
  • Provide financial aid to students
  • Be cultural leaders in the community and make the Quad Cities a better place to live

Make a Gift

Please show your support and help us continue our success by clicking on the buttons below and making a donation today. Thank you!

Giving Levels

Giving Levels

Platinum Baton – $10,000 and up

Gold Baton – $6,000 to $9,999

Silver Baton – $3,500 to $5,999

Bronze Baton – $2,500 to $3,499

Patron – $1,100 to $2,499

Benefactor – $550 to $1,099

Supporter – $200 to $549

Friend – up to $199

Ticket sales cover approximately one third of the expenses to present our powerful concerts and incredible education programs. We rely on the generosity of corporations, foundations and individuals, like you, to help us meet the critical demand in our community for superb symphonic music.

Your Annual Fund contribution will help us fulfill our mission to enrich, engage and entertain the Quad City community with superb symphonic music, music education and cultural leadership to more than 50,000 Quad Citizens!

If you are over the age of 72 and are required to take a minimum distribution from your inherited or Traditional IRA account, consider donating those funds to the QCSO to avoid the required income tax on the distribution. It may even allow you to give more to your Symphony and increase the impact of your gift! Talk to your tax advisor to learn more. 

Contributions to the Quad City Symphony Orchestra Association (FEIN 42-6017663) are tax-deductible. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra Association is a tax-exempt organization under the provisions of Internal Revenue Service Code 501(c)(3).

Funding for the QCSO website provided by the Scott County Regional Authority