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.
Recent Schedule Changes
- The location of the May 13 general membership meeting is currently set for The Plaza Live. However, this may change depending upon construction progress on the renovations. Please be sure to check back prior to the meeting in case it has been moved. Please go to the Meetings page to RSVP.
- Jeans & Jewels is being combined with Party at the Plaza and has been moved from June 6 to June 20. Check back for additional details.
General Membership - Friends Luncheon Meeting: Election of Officers and Directors - Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 12 Noon.
Board of Directors - Wednesday April 22, 2015, 3:30PM 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.
Behind the Curtain: Tosca
Join Maestro Joel Revzen and cast members as the Levin’s once again generously open their home for a preview of the exciting Tosca. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. $125 per person; $100 for Friends members. Please go to the Fabulous Fundraisers page to sign up.
Derby Day Party, Run for the Roses
Wagering permitted benefiting the Philharmonic; hats required for ladies. $75 per person; $50 for Friends.Please go to the Fabulous Fundraisers page to sign up.
Pictures from Previous Events
Pictures from some of our previous events (for both this and previous years) are available for viewing on our Facebook page.
NOTE: You need not be a member of Facebook to view the pictures. Just click the link and start browsing!