Taylor Swift Gives $100,000 Gift to Nashville Symphony on HER Birthday

Taylor kept the donation quiet, but the symphony tweeted about it.

photo by Craig Blankenhorn/CBS

Taylor donated $100,000 to the financially beleaguered Nashville Symphony, the same symphony that, two years ago, gave Taylor its prestigious Harmony Award. (Brad Paisley received the 2013 award Saturday, Dec. 14.)

As usual, Taylor kept the donation quiet, but the symphony tweeted about it.

“We are profoundly grateful for @TaylorSwift13’s donation. Thank you, Taylor, for supporting musicians & music in #MusicCity! Happy Birthday!” the tweet read.

Taylor is no stranger to supporting music institutions in Nashville. You may recall she gave a $4 million donation recently to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

Comments

More News

Hit singer/songwriter pays tribute to his original sound engineers, his mom and dad.
Fifth season of “Trisha’s Southern Kitchen” premieres Aug. 23 and new line of Precious Metals cookware arrives spring 2015.
Second No. 1 becomes first No. 1 as a songwriter.
Reba turned to social media to make a plea for people from around the world to send in their videos.
“Rising Star” contestant will join Brad at Holmdel, N.J., show.