• Regular newsletters highlighting concerts and programmes are mailed, and accessible on the 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 at reduced prices for events organised by Friends of Orchestral Music.
  • A complimentary glass of wine on presentation of membership cards at post CPO 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.