Friends - our family of supporters

Friends of the London Philharmonic Orchestra share our passion for performance at the highest level. 
With a range of benefits which enhance their experience of LPO performances, Friends enable us to share the power and wonder of orchestral music with a wide and diverse audience, all for as little as £6 per month*. 

Membership benefits include:

  • Priority booking for all London concerts, giving you the best chance of securing your favourite seats
  • Invitation to a Q&A session with our Friends’ Supported Musician where you can ask all your burning orchestral questions
  • Opportunities to meet musicians at Meet the Players events throughout the season, and whole host of other insight events
    Invitation to annual Christmas party with London Philharmonic Orchestra musicians
  • Exclusive Friends Bar area at London concerts with a private bar and cloakroom
  • Exclusive access to 12 final rehearsals per season**
  • Regular Supporter Update email –a newsletter-style email featuring curated content, special updates from across the LPO and exclusive event invitations
  • Tune In printed newsletter twice a year
  • Access to special events in collaboration with other arts organisations**


Friend - £60

Get priority booking for our Southbank Centre concerts, access to informative final rehearsals and support the orchestra you love.

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Affiliate Friend - £120

Enhance your concert experience with additional access to our musicians with Q&A sessions to ask all your burning orchestral questions.

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Principal Friend - £250

Cultivate a closer relationship with the orchestra through exclusive events including the Annual Supporters Lunch and our summer Gala.

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Friends Events

Discover the exclusive benefits for Friends of the LPO. Our programme of Friends events includes Private Members Rehearsals, events with other arts organisations and pre concert drinks with LPO musicians.

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* Becoming a Friend of the LPO costs £60, £120 or £250 a year, depending on which level of membership you choose. We also offer Join online now with a one off payment or sign up to a Direct Debit and pay monthly.
To join by Direct Debit, download a Friends Membership Form and once complete send it back to us via the post.
** Additional fees apply

For further information about Friends, please contact:

Georgia Wiltshire
Development Assistant
Direct line +44 (0)20 7840 4225
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