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 First Tennessee Foundation, Presenting Sponsor
Barnett & Company, VIP Sponsor

Come get UnCorked at the party in the park!

 FLASH AUCTION!

We’ve opened up select experiences to the public in our UnCorked flash auction! We have one of each trip available and unlimited chances to give the gift of music education and sponsor a CSO School Performance. Call the CSO box office at 423.267.8583 to grab one of these amazing experiences while they last! Experiences must be purchased by Wednesday, May 16 at noon.

Ultimate Broadway Experience
Experience Broadway like never before! Choose from Beautiful, Chicago, Kinky Boots, The Book of Mormon, or Wicked and enjoy a 3-course pre-show dinner with two cast members from the show, 2 mezzanine tickets, and an in-theater meet and greet with a cast member after the show. Includes a 2-night stay with Airfare for two. Coordinated through Winspire
VALUE: Priceless INSTANT WIN PRICE: $4,200

Napa Valley Epicurean Adventure
Enjoy a one-of-a-kind Napa Valley adventure with a cooking class, farmer’s
market tour, wine train, and olive oil tour and tasting. Includes Meritage Resort and Spa three-night stay plus airfare for two. Coordinated through Winspire
VALUE: Priceless INSTANT WIN PRICE: $3,650

Exclusive NCIS Hollywood Experience
Go behind the scenes of fan-favorite NCIS with a tour of the LA set where you’ll meet members of the cast and get your own signed script and other memorabilia. Airfare/hotel not included. Special thanks to David Schiller & CBS/Paramount for donating
VALUE: Priceless INSTANT WIN PRICE: $1,000

Sponsor a CSO Ensemble School Performance
Support music in local schools! A $250 sponsorship helps send CSO ensembles to perform for students in local area schools. Unlimited sponsorships available for bidding.
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $250

 

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All VIP attendees receive a souvenir wine glass and plate, PLUS FREE PARKING in the CTC lot with a provided shuttle.
This VIP experience includes exclusive hors d’oeuvres.

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VIP Tent sponsored by Barnett & Company

Hope you’re hungry.

We’re partnering with some of Chattanooga’s finest restaurants to bring some of their most scrumptious bites for you. Bring your appetite!

Restaurants for UnCorked 2018 include:

2 Sons Kitchen – Biscuit & house jam

Dwell Hotel – Italian meatball & zucchini

The Chef & His Wife – Smoked Gouda Pimento cheese & beef tenderloin on toasted baguette

Virgola – Salmon crudo, Raschera semi-hard cow’s milk, ceviche

Virginia College Culinard Culinary Institute – Shrimp & grits

Rolling J’s Mobile Bistro – Cajun mac & cheese

Bridgeman’s Chophouse – Braised bison short ribs with Geechie Boy grits, Parmesan, & pine nut relish

Chicken Salad Chick – Assorted chicken salad

Clumpie’s – Dessert pastry

Dish T’Pass – Olive tapenade with lemon garlic hummus and fresh pita chips

Frothy Monkey – Meats, cheeses, and mini cookies & brownies

The FEED Co. Table & Tavern – Springer Mountain Farms chicken salad lettuce wraps

Red Sauce – Red Sauce Sunday meatball shots

Wine Down – Grown Up Grilled Cheese

Walden Club – Lamb lollipop with roasted garlic whipped potatoes & cherry-mint demi glaze

Foodworks – Lobster corn fritters, jicama slaw, & mango-mojo sauce

Chattanooga Whiskey

Lass and Lions Vodka

 

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What’s a party with the Chattanooga Symphony without great music?

Stay tuned for information about the guest artist for Uncorked 2018!


The only thing silent at this party is the auction.

Bid on fabulous trips, luxurious items, and one-of-a-kind CSO experiences. Bidding ends at 8:30pm and winners will receive a phone call or text. Items must be paid for and picked up prior to leaving the event or will be forfeited to the next highest bidder. Cash, Checks, and Credit Cards accepted.

Walk-On Role in Carmen
Now is your chance to be part of a fully-staged opera! This walk-on role allows you the opportunity to be on stage during a scene in the CSO’s fully staged production of Carmen in April 2019, complete with costume. No singing or stage experience is required. Courtesy of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $500

Loveman’s Penthouse: Vintage Champagne Tasting for 8
Impress your friends with a private champagne tasting for 8 with vintage bottles and a wine expert as you enjoy heavy appetizers at the Loveman’s Penthouse overlooking downtown Chattanooga. Special thanks to Kim Gavin for donating.
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $500

CSO Ensemble for Private Event
Welcome the CSO Wind or String Quintet to your private event as background music for up to two hours of entertainment. Courtesy of the Chattanooga
Symphony & Opera
VALUE: $750 MINIMUM BID: $300

Pops on the River Guest Conductor
Strike up the band! Take your place on the podium at the annual July 3 Pops on the River concert and conduct the CSO for one piece. Courtesy of the
Chattanooga Symphony & Opera
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $250

Home for the Holidays Guest Conductor
Here’s your chance to take the baton and conduct the CSO for one piece during the 2018/19 Home for the Holidays concert. Choose between the Saturday
concert on December 17 or Sunday matinée on December 18. Courtesy of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $250

Yves Delorme Taupe Wrap
Perfect for summer evenings on the boat or by the fire, this wool/acrylic wrap was woven in Lithuania for Yves Delorme. Special thanks to Yves Delorme for donating
VALUE: $165 MINIMUM BID: $85

Designer Lizzie Fortunato Necklace
This designer agate treasure necklace by Lizzie Fortunato features gold brass and beach agate on silk rope. Special thanks to Embellish for donating
VALUE: $335 MINIMUM BID: $200

Custom Suit from Bruce Baird
Be the owner of a custom-made Southwick suit, proudly made in the USA.
Special thanks to Bruce Baird for donating
VALUE: $1,000 MINIMUM BID: $500

Wine & Dine
This ready-to-go date night package includes $50 gift cards to Main Street Meats & Easy Bistro and an exquisite bottle of Symmetry Meritage. Special thanks to Main Street Meats, Easy Bistro, & Mark Siedlecki for donating
VALUE: $175 MINIMUM BID: $80

“Proud Peacock” – Art
By self-taught artist Jessica Johnson this work brings the beauty and majesty of a peacock to life. Special thanks to Hart Gallery for donating
VALUE: $200 MINIMUM BID: $165

“Elegant Lady Playing a Harp” – Art
By local artist Ruby Ford, this mixed-media piece embodies the whimsy and
wonder of the harp. Special thanks to Hart Gallery for donating
VALUE: $200 MINIMUM BID: $165

“Late Night” – Art
Chattanooga-based painter Brett Sanders donated this canvas depiction
of downtown Chattanooga. Special thanks to Brent Sanders for donating
VALUE: $500 MINIMUM BID: $250

“Last Blooms” – Art
This beautiful framed oil painting by local artist Claudia Moore will bring spring into any space in your home or office. Special thanks to Claudia Moore Fine Art for donating
VALUE: $500 MINIMUM BID: $250

Hand-Woven Wearable Art
Enjoy a one-of-a-kind all-natural fiber hand-woven piece crafted
by Needle + Loom. Special thanks to Kim Gavin for donating
VALUE: $500 MINIMUM BID: $250

Total Body Package with Kyle House Fitness & Norspring
Get ready for summer with a total body transformation including an Initial
Consultation, Body Composition Analysis, one private training session with Kyle House and two weeks of unlimited HIIPfit classes at Kyle House Fitness, plus 3 cryogenic therapy sessions, an indulgence facial, and massage from Norspring! Special thanks to Kyle House Fitness & Norspring for donating
VALUE: $500 MINIMUM BID: $250

Asian Cooking Class with Kayoko Dan
Join CSO Music Director Kayoko Dan with Amanda Varnell from Dish T’Pass for an Asian cooking class for up to 8 people. Guests will get to enjoy the fruits of their labor with wine donated by the CSO. Special thanks to Dish T’Pass and Kayoko Dan for donating
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $400

Exclusive NCIS Hollywood Experience
Go behind the scenes of fan-favorite NCIS with a tour of the LA set where you’ll meet members of the cast and get your own signed script and other memorabilia. Airfare/hotel not included. Special thanks to David Schiller & CBS/Paramount for donating
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $1,000

Game of Thrones Journey
Walk in the footsteps of the Starks as you enjoy a 6-night stay in Dublin, Antrim Coast, and Belfast as you tour historic castles straight out of Westeros. The trip also includes Guinness VIP tickets and a rental car for 2. Airfare not included. Coordinated through Winspire.
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $3,500

Jane’s Earrings
No jewelry collection is complete without this pair of Carnelia 14k gold earrings. Versatile and stylish, these earrings complement any summer ensemble. Special thanks to Jane’s for donating
VALUE: $1,795 MINIMUM BID: $800

Wine Cellar Collection – Lot #1
Take home a case of wine curated by the CSO Board of Directors to add to your wine collection (or to start one!). Featuring a 2009 O’Shaughnessy Cabernet Sauvignon, Mt. Veder valued at $100. Special thanks to CSO Board for donating
VALUE: $300 MINIMUM BID: $150

Wine Cellar Collection – Lot #2
Take home a case of wine curated by the CSO Board of Directors to add to your wine collection (or to start one!). Featuring a 2012 O’Shaughnessy Cabernet Sauvignon, Mt. Veder valued at $89. Special thanks to CSO Board for donating
VALUE: $300 MINIMUM BID: $150

Wine Cellar Collection – Lot #3
Take home a case of wine curated by the CSO Board of Directors to add to your wine collection (or to start one!). Featuring a 2010 O’Shaughnessy Cabernet Sauvignon, Mt. Veder valued at $82. Special thanks to CSO Board for donating
VALUE: $300 MINIMUM BID: $150

Ultimate Broadway Experience
Experience Broadway like never before! Choose from Beautiful, Chicago, Kinky Boots, The Book of Mormon, or Wicked and enjoy a 3-course pre-show dinner with two cast members from the show, 2 mezzanine tickets, and an in-theater meet and greet with a cast member after the show. Includes a 2-night stay with Airfare for two. Coordinated through Winspire
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $4,200

Napa Valley Epicurean Adventure
Enjoy a one-of-a-kind Napa Valley adventure with a cooking class, farmer’s
market tour, wine train, and olive oil tour and tasting. Includes Meritage Resort and Spa three-night stay plus airfare for two. Coordinated through Winspire
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $3,650

Sponsor a CSO Ensemble School Performance
Support music in local schools! A $250 sponsorship helps send CSO ensembles to perform for students in local area schools. Unlimited sponsorships available for bidding.
VALUE: Priceless MINIMUM BID: $250

 

Benefiting the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera, the city’s only fully professional performing arts organization.

The mission of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera is to inspire, engage, and enrich the greater Chattanooga community through music and music education.

Inspire. Engage. Enrich.

Support for UnCorked will help fund important education and enrichment initiatives, such as:

  • Introducing over 25,000 students to classical music through the CSO’s Ensembles in Schools Program.
  • Allowing over 7,000 students to attend Young People’s Concerts at the Tivoli Theatre and in Cleveland.
  • Serving thousands from the community through free concerts such as Pops on the River, our Sensory Friendly concerts, and Out and About ensemble performances.
  • Collaborating with other local arts, education, and non-profit organizations such as the Creative Discovery Museum, Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga Market, Chattanooga Ballet, and more.

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The Wind Quintet plays for one of our Saturday morning Sensory Friendly Concerts.

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A local teacher conducts the CSO during a Young People’s Concert.

The CSO's annual Veteran's Day concert

The CSO’s annual Veteran’s Day concert

Help us put the party together.

It takes lots of hands to put UnCorked together.

Volunteer sign-ups are closed. Thank you to everyone for your interest in volunteering!

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More than 1000 party goers attend UnCorked each year including symphony supporters, wine and food enthusiasts, and others from the community looking for a fun and beautiful evening. More than 20 local restaurants donate tapas-sized food samplings and wine is provided through a local distributor.

For UnCorked 2018, Sponsors receive VIP tickets (or double the GA tickets) PLUS free and dedicated parking, name recognition on event materials, and in season long CSO materials.

For more information about becoming a corporate partner, contact Samantha Teter at 423.267.8583 ext. 2104, or steter@chattanoogasymphony.org

UnCorked is made possible through the support of the following generous corporate partners: 

Presenting Sponsor

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VIP Tent Sponsor

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Stage Sponsors

 

Bordeaux Level

 

Tuscany Level

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Needle + Loom

 

Cask Level

 

Sonoma Level

In-Kind Sponsors

Artistic Color Graphics

Other information

  • UnCorked! will happen rain or shine
  • No refunds or exchanges
  • All entrants must show valid i.d. to be admitted
  • Dress is casual! Feel free to wear shorts, khakis, sundresses, etc.
  • Getting social? Use #CSOUnCorked for pictures and more fun!