Corporate Giving

What is the Minnesota Orchestra Corporate Ensemble?

The Minnesota Orchestra Corporate Ensemble is a partnership program comprised of forward- thinking businesses that know the role of the arts in creating a vibrant community. Corporate Ensemble partners understand the importance of bringing dynamic and transformational musical experiences to the people of Minnesota and the region. Corporate support furthers the Orchestra’s mission to enrich, inspire, and serve our community as a symphony orchestra internationally recognized for artistic excellence.

Download our Corporate Ensemble brochure (pdf)

Why invest in a partnership with the Minnesota Orchestra?

World-class music

The Grammy Award-winning Minnesota Orchestra ranks among America’s top symphonic ensembles, with a distinguished history of acclaimed performances in Minnesota and around the world.

A robust cultural community

A vibrant cultural scene brings life to our community and enhances the lives of those who live and work here while attracting new residents, visitors, and businesses.

Education/community programs

Inspiring, educating and serving our community means reaching audiences of all ages and removing potential barriers to participation in the Orchestra’s programs. In a typical year, nearly 50,000 youth attend Young People’s Concerts at Orchestra Hall.

Community engagement

Programs like Common Chords partnerships connect the Orchestra with communities throughout the state of Minnesota, recently indcluding Bemidji, Grand Rapids, Hibbing and Willmar.

Reward clients and employees

In recognition of their generosity, Corporate Ensemble members receive exclusive benefits including ticket discounts, space rental discounts, hospitality opportunities, hall tours, special invitations, and more.


Corporate sponsorships with the Minnesota Orchestra offer high-profile recognition, exclusive benefits and an opportunity to enhance corporate visibility with a highly desirable demographic. We invite you to work with the Orchestra’s creative and innovative sponsorship team to customize a sponsorship package that will meet your strategic business goals.

Annual Donors

Sponsorship Opportunities

We are eager to partner with you!

To find out more about how your company can play a part, contact John Dunkel, Manager of Corporate Relations, at 612-371-5659 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..