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Gala 2017

University of Tennessee, School of Music

Gala 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 6 p.m.

Cherokee Country Club
5138 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

Join us for a Night in the Caribbean full of wonderful music, fine dining, and lively auctions! All contributions from this black tie event will fund scholarships to attract the very best young musicians to the University of Tennessee, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Pilot Flying J. 

The evening will feature entertainment by outstanding School of Music students and faculty. A cocktail reception with open bar, hors d’oeuvres, and silent auction begin at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m. with entertainment throughout and live auction to follow.

Live Auction items include:

  • Exclusive private concerts by School of Music artists at your home or event
  • A fascinating week for two at an all-inclusive Bahia Principe Caribbean resort plus a $1500 travel budget
  • A magical epicurean dining evening for four at Blackberry Farm
  • A week at charming Bel Nor Cottage on Anna Maria Island near Sarasota
  • Caribbean dinner for eight at Belvedere, home of Karen and Harvey White, featuring UT’s Andy Bliss and Cafe Marimba

Sponsorship packages and tickets

All funds raised at this event go to School of Music student scholarships.

$5000 Virtuoso Sponsor

  • Table for 10 at the Gala
  • 2 bottles of champagne
  • 2 tickets to the Spring 2017 UT opera
  • Recognition in the Gala program, displays, and promotional materials
  • Recognition at the Gala

$2500 Maestro Sponsor

  • Table for 8 at the Gala
  • A bottle of champagne
  • Recognition in the Gala program
  • Recognition at the Gala

$1000 Impresario Sponsor

  • 4 tickets to the Gala
  • A bottle of champagne
  • Recognition in the Gala program

$500 Aficionado Sponsor

  • 2 tickets to the Gala
  • A bottle of champagne
  • Recognition in the Gala program
Individual tickets $200

RSVP Here

Please RSVP by March 24.

 

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