WELLS FARGO ADVISORS CONTINUES PARTNERSHIP WITH ST. LOUIS SYMPHONY
Company maintains role as Presenting Sponsor of the new season
The St. Louis Symphony is pleased to announce that Wells Fargo Advisors has renewed its corporate commitment as Presenting Sponsor of the Symphony’s classical subscription concerts. This extends the partnership through the 2014-2015 season.
“We are thrilled to extend our partnership with Wells Fargo Advisors,” said Barry Beracha, Chair of the St. Louis Symphony Board of Trustees. “Great cultural institutions are essential to any great city, St. Louis included, and they require the support of committed corporate partners. Wells Fargo Advisors’ support of the arts, and specifically classical music, is clearly demonstrated here and we are most grateful.”
The relationship is an important and valued one for the St. Louis Symphony. Wells Fargo, one of the largest employers in the St. Louis area, has long been committed to giving back to the communities it serves.
“Support for arts and culture runs deep within Wells Fargo,” said Mary Atkin, St. Louis Market Manager for Wells Fargo Advisors. “The St. Louis Symphony represents the hallmark of cultural excellence in our community, and we are proud to continue our commitment this season.”
The St. Louis Symphony’s classical concert season runs annually from September through May. The 2014-2015 season is the orchestra’s 135th and will recognize many notable anniversaries, including Music Director David Robertson’s tenth with the Symphony. To celebrate the milestone, fifty St. Louis Symphony musicians will appear as soloists or in solo ensembles this season, an unprecedented number.
About Wells Fargo Advisors
With $1.4 trillion in client assets as of Sept. 30, 2014, Wells Fargo Advisors provides investment advice and guidance to clients through 15,163 full-service financial advisors and 3,609 licensed bankers. This vast network of advisors, one of the nation’s largest, serves investors through locations in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Wells Fargo Advisors is the trade name used by two separate registered broker-dealers and non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company: Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC (members SIPC). Statistics include other broker-dealers of Wells Fargo & Company. www.wellsfargoadvisors.com
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About the St. Louis Symphony
Founded in 1880 and now in its 135th season, the St. Louis Symphony is the second-oldest orchestra in the country and widely considered one of the world’s finest. In September 2005, internationally acclaimed conductor David Robertson became the 12th Music Director, the second American-born conductor to hold that post in the Orchestra’s history. The St. Louis Symphony strives for artistic excellence, fiscal responsibility and community connection while meeting its mission statement: enriching people’s live through the power of music. The Symphony presents a full season of classical programs and Live at Powell Hall concerts and hundreds of free education and community programs each year. Media partners include St. Louis Public Radio, 90.7 –KWMU, which broadcasts the Symphony’s Saturday night subscription concerts live, and The Nine Network, which regularly features STL Symphony performances on its Living St. Louis program.