BPO Diversity Council Raffle
Support the BPO’s mission to diversify the orchestral field through programs, partnerships, education and practice by
purchasing raffle tickets for fabulous experiences!
All proceeds support BPO Building Musical Bridges, a pilot program that creates connection, dialogue and
understanding between students of different geographic, socio-economic and cultural environments using music as
the vehicle of exploration and expression.
Sheet of 25 tickets: $20 each
*Drawing to be held November 13th
Raffle tickets will be sold in the lobby at the following BPO concerts:
- Beethoven’s Fifth, Saturday, September 25, 2021
- Dancing in the Street- Music of Motown, Saturday, October 2, 2021
- Mahler & Saint-Saëns, Saturday, October 9, 2021
- Tango Caliente, Saturday, October 16, 2021
- Nikki Chooi Plays Brahms, Saturday, October 23, 2021
- Bewitching Broadway, Saturday, October 30, 2021
*To purchase raffle tickets you must be at least 18 years old and a resident of New York State.
1) Sailing with the BPO
Enjoy an afternoon of sailing with BPO Executive Director, First Mate Dan Hart on a beautiful sailboat owned by friend of the BPO, Captain Doug Bean. Following a beautiful day on Lake Erie, enjoy dinner at the Buffalo Yacht Club with this illustrious company.*
2) String Lovers
Winner of this package receives a unique violin-inspired glass art piece and a private performance and meet-and-greet for you and a small group of friends by BPO concertmaster Nikki Chooi.*
3) Lunch with JoAnn
Sit on stage with the musicians during a select rehearsal of a Spring Classics program (Spring 2022) followed by a private catered lunch with BPO music director, JoAnn Falletta at Kleinhans Music Hall.*
4) Lunch with John
Sit on stage with the musicians during a select rehearsal of a Spring Pops program (Spring 2022) followed by a private catered lunch with BPO Pops Conductor, John Morris Russell at Kleinhans Music Hall.*
5) Night on the Town
Enjoy a romantic night out for two including dinner at Coco Bar & Bistro, two tickets to Pretty Woman: The Musical at Shea’s Performing Arts Center and a night at The Westin Buffalo. (Shea’s tickets for Nov. 30, 2021. Coco Bar & Bistro and Westin gift certificates can be used at any time).
6) Hockey Night
Come downtown for a hockey getaway with a pair of tickets to a Buffalo Sabres game and a night at The Westin Buffalo. (Sabres game date TBD. Westin gift certificates can be used at any time).