Sophomore Belle Registration

Dear Sophomore Belle Sponsor,

The Waco Symphony Council is delighted to invite your daughter or granddaughter to participate in our two-year Symphony Belle Program for young women in their sophomore and junior years of high school. The Waco Symphony Belle Program is an educational program designed to introduce young people of Central Texas to cultural and leadership experiences that are not found in any other organization in our community.

The Sophomore Belle Program includes —

  • Support of the Waco Symphony Orchestra:
    • Belle participants usher at Waco Symphony Concerts
    • Belles, as well as their parents, assist with Council fundraising events
    • Belle Sponsors must purchase Waco Symphony Season Tickets
  • Age-Appropriate Cultural Education Seminars:
    • Music Appreciation
    • Entertaining and Social Etiquette
    • Leadership Development Skills
  • Community Service Opportunities:
    • Volunteer at Council-sponsored events

Participants in this program attend both public and private schools throughout Central Texas. This broad spectrum offers Belles the opportunity to meet and work with peers outside of their usual groups. New friendships are formed and life-long lessons are learned.

Registration for the program will include the following:

  • Completion of the Sophomore Belle Form to obtain the required information for participation in the program and payment of yearly dues;
  • Purchase of Membership in the Waco Symphony Council and volunteering for a committee;
  • Purchase of Season Tickets at the Sustainer level or higher.

The link to Sophomore Belle Registration will appear here in early September.

Thank you for your consideration of this outstanding opportunity for the young people of Central Texas. Please contact us for additional information.


Suzanne Alexander
President, Waco Symphony Council

Evey Ellis and Laura Pattillo
Vice-Presidents, Symphony Belles & Brass Program