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Ticketing Services Representative

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION: Ticketing Services Representative
REPORTS TO: Ticketing Services Manager

DESCRIPTION:
The Ticketing Services Representative supports the Ticketing Services Manager in assuring a cost-effective and customer-service oriented box office.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Customer Service, Professionalism and Patron Continuum:

  • To assist the Ticketing Services Manager in the day-to-day operations of the Box Office, such that a cordial and productive relationship is developed and maintained with the public through the prompt handling of patron concerns in a professional manner representative of the policies, procedures and culture established by the TSO.

Sales

  • To sell season and single tickets to customers who walk-in, order by telephone, and place mail orders, including suggestively selling events and donations to maximize ticket sales.

Data Entry

  • To enter patron data entry accurately and completely, meeting strict data integrity guidelines as outlined by the Ticketing Services Manager: correct and complete data entry improves marketing and fundraising initiatives and potential for improved patron continuum development.
  • To prepare daily ticket sales reports.
  • To reconcile daily cash and check receipts, including following closing of the box office at each event.
  • To process complimentary ticket orders, including receipt of proper authorization.

Other duties as assigned

Minimum qualifications and scheduling requirements:

  • Professional verbal and written skills in English.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Proficiency in learning to use specialized computer software and hardware quickly.
  • Reliable transportation to performance […]

Development Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION: Development Manager
REPORTS TO: Director of Development

DESCRIPTION:
The Development Manager serves as a member of the fundraising team for the Tucson Symphony Orchestra and is responsible for the planning, coordination, and execution of all fundraising and donor stewardship events, project management of direct mail and tele-funding appeals, and grants management. The ideal candidate will exhibit a high level of organization, proven project management experience, independent decision-making, strong interpersonal skills, the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and a passion for the mission of the TSO.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Special Event Project Management: (60%)

  • Coordinate special donor stewardship and fundraising events, including pre-concert receptions, open rehearsals, special luncheons and dinners and guest artist events. Must be able to manage events within budgets and timelines, make decisions on external resources, coordinate and communicate with other TSO staff, and ensure excellent donor experiences.
  • Assist in developing new events and annual planning, in cooperation with the Director of Development, and maintain, organize and manage existing special events from concept to completion, ensuring they operate smoothly, efficiently, and generate maximum revenue and exposure.
  • Manage Raffle campaign with non-profit partner and participate in Raffle ticket sales at events when needed.
  • Follow up with participants and funders to arrange payment and track/submit expense reports of the events for the Development Department
  • Working alongside Development Task Force, Committee […]

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

 José Luis Gomez to Conduct TSO with Young Artists Competition Winners & Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra in Side-by-Side Concert at Tucson Music Hall March 29

March 12, 2018

(Tucson, AZ)─The Tucson Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert Thursday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Tucson Music Hall to honor donors and welcome the community. Music Director José Luis Gomez will conduct the winners of this year’s Young Artists Competition and a side-by-side performance of the Tucson Symphony and the Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra (TPYO), Suzette Battan, Music Director. The program will feature music by Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn and Tchaikovsky. Everyone is invited to attend, come as you are and no ticket is required.

“Our donors not only support our concert work on the stage and throughout the region but also support our future generation of artists,” commented Tom McKinney, President and CEO of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. “And, our donors make our work possible for the entire community. With this concert, we are welcoming the community to our home.”

Bravo TSO, as the concert has been titled, will feature José Luis Gomez conducting the TSO throughout. Joining them will be four young artists including Levi Powe, a 17 year old cellist who won First Place in the 21st Annual […]

Violin Virtuoso Rachel Barton Pine And Animated Pictures at an Exhibition Rock Tucson Symphony Classic Series

Violin Virtuoso Rachel Barton Pine And Animated Pictures at an Exhibition Rock Tucson Symphony Classic Series

March 7, 2018

(Tucson, AZ)─J.S. Bach International Violin Competition Gold Medalist Rachel Barton Pine returns to the Tucson Symphony for the first time since 2004 to perform Khachaturian’s popular concerto inspired by Armenian folk themes on Friday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 18 at 2:00 p.m. at Tucson Music Hall. Her performance will be followed by Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition with pictures and gallery brought to life on the big screen by a Grammy and MTV award winning animation team. Marcelo Lehninger, now in his second season as Music Director of the Grand Rapids Symphony, will conduct the program which opens with the overture to Kabalevsky’s comic opera, Colas Breugnon. Concert Comments, one hour prior to performances, are complimentary with tickets.

Over the course of a career that began with her debut at the age of 10 with the Chicago

Symphony, Rachel Barton Pine has appeared as soloist with many of the world’s most prestigious ensembles, including the Chicago Symphony; the Philadelphia Orchestra; the Royal Philharmonic, and the Netherlands Radio Kamer Filharmonie. She has worked with such renowned conductors as Zubin Mehta, Erich Leinsdorf, Neeme Järvi and Marin Alsop. This season, Pine’s performances include concerts with the Sacramento Philharmonic, the […]

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

José Luis Gomez to Conduct TSO with Young Artists Competition Winners & Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra in Side-by-Side Concert  at Tucson Music Hall March 29

March 1, 2018

(Tucson, AZ)─The Tucson Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert Thursday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Tucson Music Hall to honor donors and welcome the community. Music Director José Luis Gomez will conduct the winners of this year’s Young Artists Competition and a side-by-side performance of the Tucson Symphony and the Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra (TPYO), Suzette Battan, Music Director. The program will feature music by Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn and Tchaikovsky. Everyone is invited to attend, come as you are and no ticket is required.

“Our donors not only support our concert work on the stage and throughout the region but also support our future generation of artists,” commented Tom McKinney, President and CEO of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. “And, our donors make our work possible for the entire community. With this concert, we are welcoming the community to our home.”

Bravo TSO, as the concert has been titled, will feature José Luis Gomez conducting the TSO throughout. Joining them will be four young artists including Levi Powe, a 17 year old cellist who won First Place in the 21st […]

Women Rock At Tucson Symphony Orchestra SuperPops! Concerts

Women Rock At Tucson Symphony Orchestra SuperPops! Concerts

Three Singers, Rock Band and the TSO to Perform Hits by Carole King, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Pat Benatar, Heart, Carly Simon and more

Tucson is Only Third Symphony to Perform Women Rock but it is Booked for 15 more in Next 18 Months

February 26, 2018

(Tucson, AZ)─Get ready to feel the earth move under your feet at the Tucson Symphony Orchestra’s SuperPops! concert, Women Rock. Three of today’s best singers will rock Tucson Music Hall Saturday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 11 at 2:00 p.m. with favorites by the legendary women of rock and roll: Carole King, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Pat Benatar, Heart, Carly Simon and more.

Backed by a five-piece band and the full Tucson Symphony Orchestra, 2017 Grammy Award nominee singer/songwriter Cassidy, star of A Night with Janis Joplin Katrina Rose and the Broadway, TV and Jazz vocal star Shayna Steele who most recently starred in Hairspray Live on NBC will belt out some of the biggest hits by female artists from the past 50 years.

Songs include “I Feel the Earth Move,” “What’s Love Got To Do With It,” “Freeway of Love,” “Proud Mary,” “Piece of My Heart,” “Respect,” “Hit Me With Your Best Shot,” “Love Is A Battlefield,” “These Dreams,” […]