The Friends is a volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra of Orlando, Florida by:
- Promoting community awareness and appreciation of the Orchestra through social, cultural and educational events and programs directed towards current as well as the next generation of symphonic music patrons.
- Contributing to the financial strength of the Orchestra.
- Providing volunteer support to the Orchestra's management and staff.
General Membership - Wednesday September 17, 2014, 3:30PM (Note special time!). Please go to the Meetings page for details and to RSVP.
Board of Directors - Wednesday August 27, 2014 at the Orchestra offices.
Thirteen fundraising events have been planned for this year. The next couple of events are described below. Please visit our Fabulous Fundraisers events page for details on all of our events and to register.
An Evening with Alondra de la Parra: All About Mahler
Maestro de la Parra gives a preview of the season's opening night concert. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. $125 per person; $100 for Friends members. Please go to the Fabulous Fundraisers page to sign up.
Opening Night Celebration
The Opening Night gala will be a lovely sit-down dinner with pre-arranged seating and music
from a small chamber group from the Orchestra. We will be hosting the first of the Orchestra’s five music director
finalists, Alondra de la Parra who will be on hand to meet patrons and give a brief talk about the Mahler performance.
$110 per person; $95 for Friends members. Concert tickets