Regular newsletters highlighting concerts and programmes are mailed, and accessible on this website.

Information and invitations to special events for the Friends, including:

Elegant Fundraising Soirées at exclusive venues, Youth Development Concerts, Quiz Evening, Talks

Preferential booking for CPO Symphony Seasons and Cape Town Concert Series recitals

A complimentary glass of wine/soft drink on presentation of membership cards at post CPO Symphony Concert receptions

Opportunities to meet orchestra members, conductors, soloists and fellow enthusiasts.


To raise funds to assist the promotion of classical music, by supporting the development of youth, particularly from the previously disadvantaged community.

To reach out and educate people about the benefits of classical music.

To build future audiences and awareness of classical music.

To create a social environment where the audience can meet the musicians.