Keep the Philharmonia Playing: many live concerts up to March 2021 are sadly cancelled. If you can, give what you can to keep the Philharmonia playing for you.

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The quality and diversity of the Philharmonia Orchestra’s work would not be possible without our international family of sponsors and supporters.

Core funders

Residency partners

Corporate partners

Corporate members

Orchestra partners

Major education partners

Innovation partners

Broadcast partners

Trust and Foundations Supporters

In addition to the Major Partners and Partners listed above, we are also grateful to the following Trusts and Foundations for their support

  • Anonymous
  • Andor Charitable Trust
  • The Arts Society
  • The John S Cohen Foundation
  • The JR Corah Foundation Fund
  • D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
  • The Maud Elkington Charitable Trust
  • Edwin Fox Foundation
  • Oliver Green Memorial Trust
  • The Hattori Foundation for Music & the Arts
  • House of Industry Estate Charity
  • The Boris Karloff Charitable Foundation
  • The Kobler Trust
  • The Lynn Foundation
  • McLay Dementia Trust
  • Edith Murphy Foundation
  • The National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund
  • Neighbourly Charitable Trust
  • The Prince of Wales`s Charitable Foundation
  • Rubin Foundation Charitable Trust
  • St John’s Hospital Trust

Keep the Philharmonia Playing Appeal

For Section Endowments:

  • Patrick and Sule Dewilde

For Principals, Assistant Leaders and Titled Chair Endowments:

  • Ruth and Henry Amar
  • Nick and Camilla Bishop
  • Richard Fattal
  • Gillian and Lionel Frumkin
  • Francesca and Emmanuel Gavaudan
  • Mervyn and Barbara King
  • Saul Nathan
  • The Michael & Nicola Sacher Charitable Trust
  • Esa-Pekka Salonen
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

For Tutti Chair Endowments:

  • Ronald Adair
  • AgCoTechPte Ltd
  • Mervyn and Helen Bradlow
  • The Fernside Trust
  • Naomi and Christophe Kasolowsky
  • Manuela Ribadeneira
  • Michael Stott
  • Julia Zilberman

For donations to the appeal:

  • Fredrik Carstens
  • Goldman Sachs Gives
  • Nathan and Frances Kirsh
  • The Gustav Mahler Society UK
  • Lodovico Zocche

Individual Sponsors

  • Mrs Joscelyn Fox
  • Laurence Modiano
  • Dr David Potter, CBE
  • Mr and Mrs Geoff Richards

Members of the Mahler Syndicate

  • Naomi and Christophe Kasolowsky
  • Caroline Tate
  • Marina Vaizey
  • John and Carol Wates
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

Conductors’ Circle

For gifts of £10,000 and above

  • Mr Johan Lundgren and Mrs Maria Ronning-Lundgren

For gifts of £5,000 and above

  • Lydia and Manfred Gorvy
  • Mrs Latifa Kosta
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

For gifts of £2,500 and above

  • Sirdar Aly Aziz
  • Dr and Mrs Paul Conway
  • Nathan and Frances Kirsh
  • Daan and Maggie Knottenbelt
  • Christina Pamberg
  • Norbert and Sabine Reis
  • Ruben and Ann Ritchie
  • Christopher Stewart
  • John and Carol Wates

For gifts of £1,000 and above

  • Mr and Mrs Raj Bhatia
  • Marlies Branston
  • Julia Brodie
  • Paul and Sally Cartwright
  • Sule and Patrick Dewilde
  • Lionel and Gillian Frumkin
  • Philip Green CBE and Judy Green
  • Milton Grundy Foundation
  • Mr Malcolm Herring
  • Robert Horner
  • Stanley Lowy, MBE
  • Stuart and Margaret Renshaw
  • Christian and Myrto Rochat
  • Mr and Mrs Julian Schild
  • Mrs Barbara Sharron
  • David and Lynda Snowdon
  • David and Penny Stern
  • Lady Juliet Tadgell
  • Eric Tomsett
  • Mr David J. Williams
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

Chair Endowers

  • Assistant Leader Chair endowed by the Philharmonia Orchestra in memory of Jessie Hinchliffe MBE
  • Principal Second Violin Chair endowed by Clare Lager in memory of David Henfrey
  • Principal Viola Chair endowed by the Tertis Foundation
  • Principal Cello Chair endowed in memory of Amaryllis Fleming (1925-1999) by the Amaryllis Fleming Foundation and Fleming Family and Partners Ltd
  • No. 2 Cello Chair endowed by Jane and Julian Langer
  • Principal Double Bass Chair endowed by Sir Sydney and Lady Lipworth in memory of Bertrand Lipworth
  • Principal Flute Chair endowed by Norbert and Sabine Reis
  • Principal Oboe Chair endowed by Elizabeth Aitken
  • Principal Bass Clarinet Chair endowed by Philip and Judy Green
  • Principal Bassoon Chair endowed by Penny and Nigel Turnbull
  • No. 2 Bassoon Chair endowed by John Abramson
  • Principal Contrabassoon Chair endowed by David and Penny Stern
  • Principal Horn Chair endowed by John and Carol Wates in memory of Dennis Brain

Symphony Friends

  • Mr Ronald Adair
  • Dr Peter Barker
  • Mervyn and Helen Bradlow
  • Michael and Joan Bosworth
  • Stanley Clayman
  • Jean-Pierre Gilardino
  • Lady Gough
  • Colin Hall and Naomi Hall
  • Mr & Mrs Ronald and Hanna Hofbauer
  • Mr Raphaël Kanza
  • Mrs Peta Martin
  • George Porter
  • David and Jenny Pratt
  • Mr and Mrs Colin Stevens
  • Mr and Mrs Stoppenbach
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

Concerto Friends

  • Mrs Arlene Beare
  • Mr and Mrs M Blackledge
  • Roger Butland and Jean Daly
  • Jacqueline and Eric Charles
  • Mr Roger Charters
  • Mr Rupert Darbyshire
  • Mr and Mrs David W Davies
  • Mrs M A Elton
  • Mr and Mrs R Gerber
  • Mr Stephen Goldring
  • Andrew and Karen Goldstone
  • Dr Alexander Hall
  • Peter and Cynthia Hardy
  • Professor Gavin Henderson, CBE
  • Mr Robert A Jones
  • The late Chris Kettler
  • Miss Lucia Komljen
  • Mrs Joanna Millan
  • Miss Caroline Moles and the late Mr M S Gerard
  • Mr Colin Clive Neathey
  • Mr and Mrs Francis Norton
  • Michael and Jill Reynolds
  • Michael Richards
  • Ruth and Brian Sandelson
  • Professor and Mrs Alison Shepherd
  • David and Ruth Simkins
  • John and Katy Turnbull
  • Mr Andrew Wales
  • David and Jenny Walsh
  • Mr and Mrs Don White
  • Mr David A Wilson
  • Gerald Wilson
  • Mr Christopher Woon
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

Overture Friends

  • Mr Jeff Atmajian
  • Mr and Mrs L Barnett
  • Reverend Jane Bass
  • Mr and Mrs David Bird
  • Mr Roderick Davies
  • Mr William Brown
  • Mr Stuart Chillingworth
  • Mr and Mrs Gavin B Choyce
  • Ms Maureen Clark-Darby
  • Mr Stephen Clayton
  • Mr Martyn Clift
  • Rebecca and Robert Court
  • Ms Paula Cowin
  • Ms Jackie Daldorph
  • Mrs Vivette Dallas
  • Dr and Mrs J E Danziger
  • Mr Roderick Davies
  • Mr and Mrs Anthony de Keyser
  • Mrs Linda de Metz
  • Mr Richard Dening
  • Mr Richard England
  • William Farrington
  • Ivan & Penny Flack
  • Mr John Fox
  • Joan and Christopher Gardam
  • Mr Patrick Gaskell-Taylor
  • Mr and Mrs D Gibbs
  • Dr and Mrs D Gillingwater
  • Mr and Mrs Sidney Gould
  • Dr and Dr Peter Greaves
  • Mrs Hazel How
  • Andrew Hunter
  • Mr David James
  • Mr and Mrs Lanfyr Jones
  • Professor Donovan Kelly
  • Mr Bryan Lewis
  • Mr and Mrs Gavin Lickley
  • Mrs Virginia Lynch
  • Mr Chris Male
  • Chris Martin
  • Mr and Mrs J Mas
  • Mr James Miller
  • Ann and Simon Morris
  • Judith Norman
  • Professor Hiroshi Oda
  • Mrs Yuko Oki
  • Mrs Jacqueline O’Neill
  • Mrs Philippa Owen
  • Dr K F Poulter
  • Dr and Mrs R J Preece
  • Janet Prestwood
  • Graham and Jean Pugh
  • Susan Raynor
  • Mr Julian Rhodes
  • Mr Neil Roberts
  • David Russell
  • Mr and Mrs C Schey
  • Michael and Suzette Scott
  • Mr and Mrs Douglas Smith
  • Michael Smith
  • Mr Richard Smith
  • Mr Ivor Spiro
  • Mrs S. M. Sterman
  • Professor Eli Talmor
  • Caroline Tate
  • Madeleine and John Tattersall
  • Mr Michael Taussig
  • Mr Clive Timms
  • Mr Mark Todd
  • Dr Ann Turrall
  • Dr Charlotte Westbury
  • Mrs Michelle Whitnall
  • Mrs Annie Wild
  • Mrs G Woods
  • Mrs M Xerri
  • Mr C D Yates
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

Philharmonia Future 75 Campaign

Individual Founding Patrons

For gifts of £5,000 or above

  • Mrs Sandra Bernheim
  • Ms Stacey Bronfman
  • Chen Chen
  • Jiazhuo Cheng
  • George L. Farias
  • Mrs Amanda Grove Holmén
  • The Harbour Foundation
  • Mr Zhao Jing
  • Miss Yanhe Mao
  • S. Shambayati
  • Mrs Joy Antonia Sigaud
  • David J. Williams
  • Wuliangye
  • Beau Han Xu

Joint Founding Patrons

For gifts of £10,000 or above

  • Michael Brindle QC
  • Genevieve W. Brown and Frances C. Wheeler
  • Jo and Conor Davis
  • Sule and Patrick Dewilde
  • Mrs Mina Goodman and Miss Suzanne Goodman
  • Mr and Mrs William L. Jacob III
  • John H. Josephson and Carolina F. Zapf
  • Mrs Latifa Kosta
  • Mr and Mrs William Douglas Lese
  • Sir Sydney Lipworth QC and Lady Lipworth CBE
  • Brian and Yuko McCappin
  • Mr Pavel Melnikov and Mrs Ksenia Simarova
  • Liora and Michael Modiano
  • James O’Donnell
  • Norbert and Sabine Reis
  • Bruce and Avis Richards
  • Ruben and Ann Ritchie
  • Ana Saucedo and Peter Von Schlossberg
  • Mrs and Mrs Sandeep Sekhri
  • Mr and Mrs James Smith
  • The Honorable and Mrs. Jay T. Snyder
  • Peter and Prilla Stott
  • Mr and Mrs Thomas Wahlroos
  • John and Carol Wates
  • The Lord Leonard and Lady Estelle Wolfson Foundation
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

Founding Benefactors

For gifts of £25,000 or above

  • Mr and Mrs Jamal Daniel
  • Shelby Cullom Davis Charitable Foundation
  • Kate and Andrew Davis
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

Founding Sponsors

For gifts of £50,000 or above

  • Daan and Maggie Knottenbelt
  • Mrs Amy Lam
  • McDermott, Will & Emery
  • Dr David Potter, CBE
  • The David and Elaine Potter Foundation
  • Mr Ron and Mrs Magdalena Wahid
  • Thomas Werner
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

The Philharmonia Orchestra in Bedford Trust

  • The Revd Jeremy and Mrs Arthern
  • Ivan and Penny Flack
  • Gale Family Charity Trust
  • The Ibbett Trust
  • St John’s Hospital Trust
  • The late Chris Kettler
  • Robert Kiln Charitable Trust
  • Min Lee
  • Mr and Mrs V Phillips
  • David and Jenny Pratt
  • Stuart and Margaret Renshaw
  • Mrs B L Robinson’s Charitable Trust
  • The Steel Charitable Trust
  • Penny and Nigel Turnbull
  • Provincial Grand Lodge of Bedfordshire Charities Fund
  • Marina Vaizey
  • F Williams (Bedford) Ltd
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

American Patrons of the Philharmonia Foundation

Luminary Patrons
For gifts of $10,000 and above

  • BDT & Company, LLC
  • Mr and Mrs William L. Jacob III
  • Mr and Mrs William Douglas Lese
  • Betsy and Rob Pitt

Visionary Patrons
For gifts of $5,000 and above

  • Jack and Susan Fuller
  • Ms Irene Mavroyannis
  • The Honorable and Mrs Jay T. Snyder

Associate Patrons
For gifts of $1,500 and above

  • Brenda Earl
  • Mrs Jan van Eck
  • Mrs Amanda Grove Holmén
  • Mr and Mrs John Jacobsson
  • Prager Metis CPAs
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous

The Klemperer Society

  • The Revd Jeremy and Mrs Arthern
  • Roger Butland and Jean Daly
  • Mr Roger Charters
  • Mr Stuart Chillingworth
  • Adrian Clark
  • Ms Paula Cowin
  • Mr Roderick Davies
  • Mr Richard England
  • Mr John Gwynn
  • Mrs Judicaelle Hammond
  • Lord King of Lothbury
  • Saul Nathan
  • David and Jenny Pratt
  • Mr Marc Prema-Ratner & Mr Stephen Davis
  • Stuart and Margaret Renshaw
  • Michael and Jill Reynolds
  • Michael and Suzette Scott
  • Mr Ian Sewell
  • Mr and Mrs Julian Tucker
  • Andrew and Hilary Walker
  • Mr Peter James Watson
  • Ian Webb
  • Mr David J. Williams
  • Dr Ernst Zillekens
  • and others who wish to remain anonymous