Philharmonia US Foundation

The Philharmonia Foundation Inc. and American Friends of the Philharmonia Orchestra Inc. are the Philharmonia's 501(c)3 charities, based in New York, dedicated to furthering the Philharmonia Orchestra's music-making in the USA.

We are grateful to those patrons who have generously supported the Philharmonia's work in the USA, including tours led by Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Esa-Pekka Salonen. Past tours included in November 2012 and October 2016 which brought the Orchestra to New York, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, Berkeley, CA, and many other cities.

In March 2019 the Orchestra will return to the USA for a ten-date tour including New York, Ann Arbor, MI,  Berkeley, CA, Stanford, Palm Desert and Santa Barbara. For the full list of dates, please see Tours.

For more information on the work of the Philharmonia Orchestra in the USA, please email Sarah Atkinson, Head of Individual Giving, or call 0044 (0)20 7921 3921. Alternatively, to show your support to the Orchestra from the USA, please visit International Patrons

Philharmonia Foundation Inc. and American Friends of the Philharmonia Orchestra Inc

The Honorable and Mrs Jay T. Snyder, Presidents

Board Members

Mrs Kathryn Davis and Mr Andrew Davis
Mr Joseph Field
Mr Benjamin Hildner
Mrs Amanda Grove Holmén
Mr Matthew H. Hurlock
Mrs William Jacob III
Mrs Latifa Kosta
Mrs William D. Lese
Sir Sydney Lipworth, QC and Lady Lipworth, CBE
Ms Irene Mavroyannis
Mrs Robert S. Pitts, Jr
Mrs Jan F. van Eck
Mr David Whelton OBE Hon. RCM
Mr John Whiterow (Treasurer)

The American Friends of the Philharmonia Orchestra, Inc. has been established to enable donations to be made in US dollars, exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.