The Gateway Chamber Orchestra is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization committed to presenting inspired concert programs, innovative educational outreach and world-class recordings. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to support the GCO. Your gift goes directly toward funding programming, educational outreach activities, and operational expenses. Thank you for your support!

To donate online via PayPal, click below. (This will redirect you to PayPal's website. You do not need to have a PayPal account to donate online.)

To donate by check, please make your check out to the Gateway Chamber Orchestra
and mail to:

Gateway Chamber Orchestra
2277 C Wilma Rudolph Blvd Suite 222
Clarksville, TN 37040

Thank you to our 2016 - 17 season supporters!

Partners ($10,000 and up)

Austin Peay State University
Austin Peay State University logo

The Leaf Chronicle
 leaf chronicle

National Endowment for the Arts
Art Works - National Endowment for the Arts

Sponsors ($5,000 to $9,999)

Dee Boaz
Clarksville Pediatric Dentistry
Frank and Carol Daniels III Charitable Fund of Triangle Community Foundation

Hand Family Companies

Hand Families

Tennessee Arts Commission 

Tennessee Arts Commission 


Benefactors ($2,500 to $4,999)

Eric and Elaine Berg
Mike and Melinda Biggs
James Moore and D. Sean Hogan
Winters Patent Law
Gregory and Lisa Wolynec

Cumberland Bank and Trust
Cumberland Bank & Trust

US Bank Foundation

Williamson Herald
Williamson Herald

Wyatt Johnson 


Promoters ($1,000 to $2,499)

Hunter Clouse
Tommy and Sandy Armistead
David and Becky Farris
Solie Fott
Kenneth Grambihiler
Larry and Kay Martin
Tom and Susie Perry
Jeffrey Wood

High Pointe Therapy

Associates ($500 to $999)

AXA Foundation
Alvin Miller
Carol Rice
Jean Wood in Memory of Harry Dunseth Wood



Affiliates ($250 to $499)

Bill and Connie Booth
Guy and Barbara Brown-Beeman
Phillip and Pat Bressman
Roger and Elynor Busler
Floyd and Aleeta Christian
Edward and Louisa Cooke
Jaqueline Crouch
Ted and Ann Marie Crozier
Charles and Shirley Hood
Jim and Dottie Mann
Cornelia and John Mitchell
Sharon Patterson
Eric and Connie Pearson
Doug and Linda Rose
Harold and Carolyn Vann
James and Ardith Wolynec

Contributors ($100 to $249)

Kell Black
Don and Jean Dicie
Dan and Emily Dill
C. David Elliott
Richard and Meridith Gildrie
Richard Grosjean
Evans Harvill
Roderick Heller
Ruth and John Hoekstra
Kevin Jablonski
Pam Lewis
Frank Lott
Anne Knauff
Arif Mahood
JoAnn McIntosh
James Clemmer and Bob Privett
Mitchell and Shelia Ross
John and Brandy Schnettler
J.C. Slater
Brenda Schultz-VonHawker
Rob Waugh
Todd Wilson
Beatrice Wolynec

Patrons (up to $99)

Mark and Beverly Briggs
Gretchen Cordy
Eskind Family
Ashley Fuchs
Aaron Garretson
Anita Sue Godshall
Laura Henry
David and Ellen Kanervo
Jim B. Marshall
Emily Mok
Tenna Romeo
Christopher Stenstrom
Stephen Truhon
Roger Wiesmeyer

In Kind

Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts

APSU Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts 

GCO fundraising success in The Big Payback – May 3, 2016

Thank you to the generous donors who supported the GCO during The Big Payback on May 3, 2016. Donations will be used toward the support of inspiring concerts and engaging educational outreach programs to thousands of students in Middle Tennessee.

The Big Payback, hosted by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, is a community-wide online giving day that’s a special occasion to celebrate Middle Tennessee’s spirit of generosity and support the work of nonprofits. For more information, contact us or visit


Thank you to all our backers who supported us in our successfully funded Kickstarter Project!





Masterworks Series Concert IV

George Butterworth   - The Banks of Green Willow

John Luther Adams  - Become River
Ludwig Van Beethoven  - - Symphony No. 6 in F "Pastoral"


As the 2016-17 season concludes, set sail with the Gateway Chamber Orchestra on a captivating musical journey. Celebrating the scenic beauty of Tennessee, John Luther Adams’ Become River takes you on a downstream journey. Herald the summer with an enthralling rendition of Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony.

Sunday, April 30 at 4:00pm

George and Sharon Mabry Concert Hall
Austin Peay State University
Clarksville, Tennessee



Monday, May 1 at 7:30pm

The Franklin Theatre
419 Main Street
Franklin, Tennessee 37064

Buy Franklin Tickets (Franklin Concert)

- Doors open 30 minutes prior