COVID-19 update: all live concerts to the beginning of August 2020 are sadly cancelled; help secure the future of the orchestra through our Keep the Philharmonia Playing appeal.

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Become a Friend

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The support of our Friends has never been more important. While we cannot play live, your membership can make a tremendous impact on securing the Philharmonia’s future and its ability, right now,  to support the players through the COVID-19 crisis.

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The Friends of the Philharmonia share our passion for music and champion our work, empowering us to achieve our mission. Become a Friend to receive a range of benefits, enabling you to deepen your relationship with the Philharmonia from as little as £5 per month.

Benefits

 Friend

£60
per year

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Overture
Friend

£120
per year

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 Concerto
Friend

£300
per year

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 Symphony
Friend

£600
per year

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Priority booking for the Philharmonia’s London, Bedford and Leicester seasons
Insider news updates from the Orchestra
Complientary ticket(s) to open rehearsals, with access to more rehearsals for just £5 each 1 2 2 2
Opportunities to meet Philharmonia musicians
Access to private Friends’ Bar at concerts
Invitations to behind-the-scenes events, giving you opportunities to meet the world’s finest conductors and soloists, chat to experts, and be part of the Orchestra’s inner circle Priority access
Acknowledgement on the Philharmonia website
Acknowledgement in Philharmonia programmes
Complimentary Philharmonia CD from our recording catalogue
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Overture, Concerto and Symphony Friends memberships each include a benefit portion (which is the commercial value of the scheme) plus a suggested donation, which is eligible for Gift Aid, as follows:

Overture: cost £20, suggested donation £100+
Concerto: cost £25, suggested donation £275+
Symphony: cost £35, suggested donation £565+

The Friends memberships aim to raise money to support the charitable work of the Philharmonia. As such, we request that supporters make the suggested donation levels. To discuss alternative options, please get in touch.

The Friends Team is currently working from home. If you would like to get in contact with the Friends Team, please email us or call 020 7921 3906.

Renew your membership

We are so grateful for your continued support of the Philharmonia Orchestra.

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The Friends Team is currently working from home. If you prefer to join or renew your membership over the phone, please call 020 7921 3906 or email the Friends Team and we will call you back.

Gift membership

Give the music-lover in your life the chance to get closer to one of the world’s greatest orchestras.

They will receive access to priority booking, insider news and updates, and the opportunity to meet Philharmonia musicians at rehearsals and specially curated events.

Plus, by buying a Friends membership, you will directly support the full range of the Philharmonia Orchestra’s work, from concerts in the UK and around the world, to creative learning projects that inspire the next generation.

Benefits

Friend

£60
Per Year

Gift now

Overture
Friend

£120
Per Year

Gift now

Concerto
Friend

£300
Per Year

Gift now

Symphony
Friend

£600
Per Year

Gift now

Priority Booking for the Philharmonia’s London, Bedford and Leicester seasons
Insider news updates from the Orchestra
Complientary ticket(s) to open rehearsals, with access to more rehearsals for just £5 each 1 2 2 2
Opportunities to meet Philharmonia musicians
Access to private Friends’ Bar at concerts
Invitations to behind-the-scenes events, giving them opportunities to meet the world’s finest conductors and soloists, chat to experts, and be part of the Orchestra’s inner circle Priority access
Acknowledgement on the Philharmonia website
Acknowledgement in Philharmonia programmes
Complimentary Philharmonia CD from our recording catalogue
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The Friends Team is currently working from home. If you would like to get in contact with the Friends Team, please email us or call 020 7921 3906.