Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra

Symphonic Spring

Welcome to our first on-line auction! We cancelled our fundraiser - Symphonic Spring – due to COVID-19 concerns, however, we have fantastic auction items that we are thrilled to share during this time of social distancing. Please click on View Items above to see what was generously donated to our auction.

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The Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra (MSO), led by Music Director William Schrickel, is Minnesota’s most highly regarded civic orchestral ensemble. The mission of the MSO is to perform outstanding symphony concerts for diverse audiences throughout the Twin Cities metropolitan area.

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  • Sign up (Register) as a bidder. This is a one-time process so that we have contact information for the bids you place and a way to notify you.
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  • Enter a bidder display name, create a password, and enter the rest of your contact information.
  • You will be given a choice to receive an email or text notification (or both) when you are outbid.
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  • You may need to go back to to find our auction
  • Start bidding by entering the amount you want to bid and select the green Pre-Bid Only button to place your bid.
  • Bid early and bid often!

At the end of the auction, payments will be processed through PayPal similar to how the MSO processes donations made through our website. Winning bidders will be notified so we can arrange delivery of certificates/items; please note the Additional Information section on items that must be picked up or delivered, not shipped due to size/weight.

Bidding is only allowed for supporters associated with the MSO, and we reserve the right to delete bids from supporters who are not part of our community.

We recognize that these are turbulent times; if an arts organization or restaurant becomes unable to honor the auction item we have listed, we will make refunds or adjustments as needed.

If you prefer making a donation to support the MSO, please use the Donate Now button below which will take you to the MSO website’s donation form; you will find options for one time or sustaining monthly donations. Donations of any size are appreciated – thank you!

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