Founded in early 2017, the Richardson Symphony Orchestra’s 1849 Club is a social group centered around fine dining and engaging events with a membership that reflects Richardson’s broad diversity. The 1849 Club unites young adults and those young at heart, and offers members the opportunity to attend premium events, social gatherings, and networking events. The 1849 Club is named in honor of Frederic Chopin, who died in 1849.
Membership dues for the 1849 Club are $150 per person each season. The membership fees cover the cost to attend and participate in many of the scheduled events listed below. (RSO concerts tickets need to be purchased separately.) Please click on the link below to register for the 1849 Club. Or, you may mail a check payable to “Richardson Symphony Orchestra” to:
Richardson Symphony Orchestra
399 West Campbell Rd. Suite 200A
Richardson, Texas 75080
Click on the link below to register or renew your membership:
1849 Club Registration / Renewal
2018-19 Season of Events for the 1849 Club
August 23, 2018 – 1849 Club Season Kick-Off Party
Cocktail Party featuring hors d’oeuvres, a signature cocktail and a
performance by an RSO String Duo
Location: Scott’s Home in Canyon Creek from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
November 3, 2018 – Family Costume Party
Family Fun for all ages! Wear your favorite costume for an afternoon of fun, games, and refreshments. Featuring an Instrument Petting Zoo from Caraway Strings
December 1, 2018 – RSO Holiday Classics Concert
Pre-Concert Tour of the Eisemann Center + Champagne Toast backstage with Maestro Couturiaux
RSO Holiday Classics Concert
Post-Concert Reception – Durkin Enterprises Offices
January 19, 2019 – Guys’ Night – Featuring Texas Spirits at Richardson’s Newest Distillery
February 9, 2019 – Ladies’ Night
Wine Tasting and Chocolate Pairing
May 4, 2019 – Kentucky Derby Party
Cheer for your favorite runners during a Pre-Concert Party
RSO Season Finale Concert
2017-18 Season of Events
Cocktail Party & Private Concert with Pianist Alexandre Moutouzkine – October 2017
Ladies’ Night – Wine and Chocolate Pairing at Isabelly’s Chocolates and Sweet Treats – July 2017
Pre-Concert Dinner at the Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts – March 2017
2017-18 Season of Events
September 24, 2017- Brunch and Golf
Afternoon event: Brunch and a Golf Scramble at Canyon Creek Country Club.
January 2018 – Kids’ Event
1849’ers brought their kids to this special event designed to make learning about music fun! Afternoon event included an interactive music lesson, a snack, and a fun music-themed craft.
February 3, 2018 – Date Night at the Eisemann Center
Catered dinner, followed by a ballroom dance lesson before the “Broadway Boys’ Concert.
April 21, 2018 – Spring Picnic
A spring family picnic in the beautiful Texas wildflowers.
May 5, 2018 – Cinco De Mayo Party
The 1849 Club’s 2017-18 season will conclude with chips and queso as we celebrate Cinco De Mayo before the evening’s concert at the Eisemann Center.