Thursday, August 12, 2010

Dallas Symphony: Hustling for Dollars

When I ask around, looking to bum $1 million, I get a very different response than Dallas Symphony CEO Douglas Adams gets. In fact, I don't think I've ever asked anyone for $1 million.

In this D Magazine article, you'll get a discussion of giving fatigue in a city where business leaders feel they need to maintain (or develop) Dallas as a world-class city with arts institutions; and an interesting quotation from music director Jaap van Zweden on his role as a fundraiser.