Nashville Opera Guild supports...

Children’s Opera  -  HCA/Tristar Nashville Opera ON TOUR visits more than 28,000 children in schools and libraries in Middle Tennessee each year.

Met Auditions  -  The “American Idol” for future opera stars!  Nashville Opera Guild helps the Metropolitan Opera find new, inspiring talent through its annual District and Regional auditions.

Visiting Artists  -  Members of the Guild provide gift bags and hospitality for visiting artists performing with Nashville Opera.

Cast Parties  -  Members of the Guild host parties in appreciation for the cast and crew members of each Nashville Opera production.

Aspiring Artists  -  Nashville Opera Guild provides numerous scholarships for rising vocalists.

For the more than 20 years since its founding, Nashville Opera Guild members have preserved and promoted Grand Opera in Middle Tennessee through their support of Nashville Opera. The Guild believes that opera is the gateway to all fine arts—poetry, music, sculpture, painting, design, and dance.  By joining the Nashville Opera Guild, you can help ensure that your children and grandchildren can enjoy this magical art form in the 21st Century and beyond.  Membership dues are $30 for individuals, $40 for families, $15 for students, and $100 for a supporting membership.

If you would like to join the Guild

Click here to download a membership form or contact Margaret Carpenter at 615.832.5242.  You may also e-mail her at

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take OPERA into SCHOOLS each year! 

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La Bohème
Premiere Dinner

October 11, 2014


January 17, 2015

Pirates of Penzance
Premiere Dinner

April 11, 2015


La Bella Notte & other Guild parties