Young Friends of the Symphony

What Is It?

The Young Friends of the Symphony (YFS) is a membership-based group of young professionals who support the mission of the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra by attending and helping to promote the symphony. The YFS exists to engage young patrons and donors while offering special opportunities to network with one another and promote the KSO within the community. (Young Professional is defined up to age 40. YFS is not a junior board.)


Membership Requirements

  • $100/year per household
  • Engage by attending concerts, receptions, and members-only events
  • Offer ideas of how to engage YPs, invite friends and colleagues
  • Interest, passion or love for music!


Member Benefits

  • Invitation to post-concert receptions and exciting members-only events
  • Discounted rates and packages to KSO concerts
  • Live music, fun experiences with those with similar interests
  • Behind-the-scenes access to a rehearsal, performance, and meet the musicians (Be the first “in the know!”)
  • Name listed in the program book