Unparalleled News: $10,000 Challenge

The Berkshire Bach Society has received a $10,000 Membership Challenge for the 2018-2019 Season to match, dollar for dollar, all new and upgraded membership amounts.

By joining or increasing your donation, we stand to raise an additional $20,000 this season!

If you love Baroque music, you have an extraordinary opportunity to make a special impact this year.  Every new dollar contributed during this season will be matched 100%. 

Help us deliver our power-packed Season:

  • Become a new member now—our Challenger will match your full membership amount.
  • Renew your lapsed membership—our Challenger will match your full renewal amount.
  • Upgrade to a higher category if you are a current member—our Challenger will match the increment you add.

In any of these ways, you double the impact of your contribution.

Membership in The Society has its rewards, from free and discounted concert tickets to priority seating, CDs of our concerts, and especially, the surety that you support the highest caliber music-making in the area.  Please help us achieve our challenge goal by joining, renewing or increasing your membership.

Thank you for your help.  Your support means the world to us!


MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS – still one of the best deals in the Berkshires! 

All Members receive:

  • Recognition in the Berkshire Bach Season Playbill and/or individual concert Programs
  • Concert ticket discounts: $5 off one ticket per concert (Solo Memberships) or $5 off each of two tickets per concert (Duet Memberships and above), excluding Special Events

Regular Membership levels:

SOLO MEMBER (individuals)  $36 
DUET MEMBER (couples)  $60 
PATRON   $250

Premium Membership levels:
Premium Members also receive priority seating, an invitation to the Bach at New Year’s (B@NYs) reception on 12/31, and the benefits listed below. 

BENEFACTOR           $500        2 complimentary tickets to regular concerts
DIRECTOR                 $1,000     4 complimentary tickets to regular concerts
CONCERTMASTER  $1500      Above + 2 complimentary tickets to B@NYs
LEADER                      $2000     Above + 4 complimentary tickets to B@NYs
                                                         Your choice of Berkshire Bach CD
MAESTRO                   $3000     6 complimentary tickets to regular concerts
                                                         4 complimentary tickets to B@NYs
                                                         Berkshire Bach CDs of the season

***Complimentary concert tickets exclude B@NYs on 12/31, Bach’s Birthday Bash, and Fundraisers unless noted. The membership year runs from July 1 to June 30. 


PLANNED GIVING — Make a sustaining gift.
A lifetime or legacy gift to the Berkshire Bach Society is a way to ensure future generations will experience world-class performances of the works of Johann Sebastian Bach and his Baroque contemporaries in historic venues close to home with the highest caliber musicians available. Talk to us about your vision.