Friends of the Orlando Philharmonic

Membership Renewal

If you are looking to renew your membership online (or to print out a blank form) just click here to be directed to the proper page.

Our Mission

The Friends is a volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra of Orlando, Florida by:

Next Meeting

General Membership - Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 4PM at the Plaza Live. Please visit our Meetings page to RSVP by January 10.

Board of Directors - January 5, 2022, 1:30PM at The Plaza Live.

Up-Coming Events

Seven fundraising events have been planned so far for this year with the possibility of more being added at a later time. The next three events are described below. Please visit our Fabulous Fundraisers events page for details on all of our events and to register.

Friends Musical Insights 2022
The Plaza Live
January 10; February 14; March 7; and April 4, 2022

Reservations are now open for this 4-part, award-winning, music awareness series. Responding to audience members’ requests, this season promises to be an interesting and engaging exploration of a diverse array of musical subjects. No knowledge of music is required! Come prepared to listen, learn, and have fun with friends, both old and new. All classes are held at the Plaza Live and begin at 5 PM with refreshments at 4:30 PM. A virtual option may be available if necessary. Series: $175 per person; $135 for Friends members.

Please visit our Fabulous Fundraisers events page for more information and to sign up.

Jeffrey Redding
The Home of Barry & Becky Watson
Thursday, March 17, 2022: 6:30 PM

Dr. Jeffrey Redding, the new Director of Choral Activities at the University of Central Florida, and the 2019 GRAMMY Music Educator Award Recipient will provide a captivating overview of the cantata, Carmina Burana, at the lovely home of Barry and Becky Watson. Dr. Redding has won many awards including top director at the International Music Festival in Verona, Italy. $125 per person.

Please visit our Fabulous Fundraisers events page for more information and to sign up.

Jeremy Kittle
A Barbecue The Home of Mary Palmer
Wedensday, April 20, 2022: 6:30 PM

GRAMMY nominated violin/fiddle player, Jeremy Kittle, will be the special guest at the lovely home of Dr. Mary Palmer. Jeremy’s eclectic music styles include celtic, jazz, classical, bluegrass, folk music and more! This nationally known musician and composer will dazzle us with his virtuosity. $125 per person.

Please visit our Fabulous Fundraisers events page for more information and to sign up.


Pictures from Previous Events

Pictures from some of our previous events are available for viewing here.

Links to Related Web Sites

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

Link to Orlando Philharmonic


Friends Facebook page

Link to the Friends Facebook page


Plaza Live!

Link to Plaza Live

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