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Welcome to the AFLPO Website

Thank you for visiting the Internet home of The American Friends of the London Philharmonic Orchestra [AFLPO]. The AFLPO is a U.S. section 501(c)(3) not for profit organization whose mission is to support the American activities, tours, and educational programs of the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Donations to the AFLPO are deductible for U.S. federal income tax purposes to the extent permitted under law.

Our Mission

We invite you to learn about our mission, and the Master Classes and Young Artists Series that we help sponsor.

News, Events, and More

Follow the current news and upcoming events posted here and read the LPO newsletter. View photos from the many fundraising events we host. Read reviews of new recordings, purchase CDs, listen to podcasts . . . there is something here for everyone.

SAVE THE DATE: March 4, 2020
The AFLPO 2020 Gala at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall

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Our New York Gala evening for 2020 will take place in the stunning Weill Recital Room at Carnegie Hall on Wednesday, March 4, 2020. Full details of this glittering evening and a link to purchase tickets may be found HERE or by clicking the AFLPO 2020 Gala link on the menu at left.

The evening will feature an exquisite performance by violinist Leila Josefowicz, a special performance from the students of LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts, and chamber music from members of the LPO. It will culminate with the presentation for the fourth time of the AFLPO Lifetime Achievement Award and a live auction led by C. Hugh Hildesley, MBE, Vice Chairman, Sotheby’s Americas.

All money raised on this evening will go towards the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s American tours and educational activities. We hope many of you will be able to join us.

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We appreciate your interest and thank you for your support. Whether given in the form of a one–time donation or one of the available membership levels, your support is very important in teaching and promoting of classical music in today’s society. Click here for more details.

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Listen Again

Listen Again

The LPO uploads at least six live concerts of classical music each season for you to listen to online, for free, wherever you are in the world. Click here to check out the latest postings, and happy listening!