Take Your Seat

If you love music get ready to sit up, sit back, sit proudly. 

The curtain is about to rise on our beautiful new Music Center on Central Avenue. Celebrate your love of music or surprise family and friends by naming a seat.

You're invited to Take Your Seat at the New Music Center.

Name a seat today and become a permanent part of this new premier destination for the cultural arts.
Don't be left out.

  • Memorialize a loved one
  • Present it as a graduation gift
  • Celebrate your personal love for music
  • Recognize the hard work of a current student
  • Pay tribute to an inspirational faculty mentor
  • Honor a family member, your entire family or a friend

Select a Naming Opportunity Level

$2,500 Level – includes a nameplate on a seat in orchestra or other premium section of the performance hall. Donor's name will also be included on a special Donor Wall Recognition plaque which will be prominently displayed in the new facility.

$1,000 Level – includes a nameplate on a seat in the performance hall.

All seats will be assigned based on the order in which the gifts are received. Seat nameplates may be purchased using an installment plan of up to 4 years. Gifts made to the New Music Center Seat Campaign are tax deductible.

Gift disclosures: Seat name recognition does not guarantee reservation of particular seat for future performances. A five percent fee is assessed on gifts to support university administrative costs.

Click HERE to Take Your Seat today!

If you are a UofM faculty or staff member and would like to purchase a Take Your Seat nameplate using payroll deduction, please email gifts@memphis.edu.

Note: The above Take Your Seat link will go to the seat inscription form. After hitting Submit, you will immediately be redirected to the donation form to make your payment.