The Deadline is Approaching for the Deadline for Student Applications for the CSO's YO-YO MA SCHOLARSHIPS Concert Tickets
The CSO will be presenting Yo-Yo Ma in a gala concert on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:30pm at the Tivoli Theatre. Thanks to the generous support of the UnFoundation and two anonymous donors, the CSO is able to offer 50 ticket scholarships (valued at $75.00) for full time high school and college students, allowing the student to attend for free.
Students eligible for this scholarship must be full time high school or college students, enrolled in a Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, or North Carolina institution. They also must fully complete and submit the scholarship application by August 29, 2014. Late applications will not be accepted. Students may fill out the application form electronically by visiting www.chattanoogasymphony.org and selecting the "Yo-Yo Ma Scholarships" link under the "Experience" tab, or may print and mail the application to the address noted on the form.
There are currently only 300 tickets available for sale to the public at $125 or $250. Tickets can be purchased online at www.chattanoogasymphony.org, by calling 423.267.8583, or visiting the CSO box office Monday through Friday from 10am-5pm at 701 Broad Street.
The mission of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera is to inspire, engage, and enrich the greater Chattanooga community through music and music education. The 2014/15 season marks 82 seasons for the CSO, which played its first concert on November 5, 1933. The CSO, conducted by Music Director Kayoko Dan, consists of top players from the Chattanooga area as well as from across the southern region. The CSO performs a full season of Masterworks, Pops, Chamber, and Volkswagen Series concerts from September through May, as well as a variety of community, education, and engagement events throughout the year.