LSO Patrons

Become part of the LSO family

LSO Patrons are, first and foremost, people who love great music and who share the LSO’s vision to bring the joy of music to people across the globe.

Our Patrons play a vital role in enabling us to achieve our ambitions in all aspects of the Orchestra’s work. From regular concerts at the Barbican and worldwide touring, to projects in the local community, our Patrons help us to sustain the depth and breadth of our activity.

Now more than ever, with its reputation for breaking new ground, the LSO relies on the support and involvement of its Patrons to maintain its commitment to excellence and access.


There are four suggested levels of giving for LSO Patrons:

Bronze £1000+

  • Personalised priority box office
  • Invitation to the annual Patrons supported concert and receptions
  • Access to the LSO Members Bar with the opportunity to meet LSO players
  • Access to open rehearsals and pre-concert events with LSO players, artists and composers
  • Access to overseas performances and organised foreign tours
  • Acknowledgement in all LSO produced programmes

Silver £2500+

As for Bronze, plus

  • Invitation to the LSO Annual Dinner, dining with LSO players and artists
  • Invitation to the annual private recital by the Patrons Chair Endowed Principal player

Gold £5000+

As for Silver, plus

  • Invitation to the Opening Season events
  • Invitation to special events and backstage access to LSO players and artists throughout the season

Diamond £10,000+

As for Gold, plus

  • Opportunity to endow the chair of an LSO Principal Player
  • Opportunity to host an exclusive private event with an LSO Principal Player
  • Bespoke opportunities for involvement and additional privileges, as determined by your interests, in the different areas of the LSO’s work



Our pledge to you

Lorenzo IoscoAcknowledge your donation
in all relevant LSO publications

Keep you closely engaged in the life of the Orchestra
through regular updates about the Orchestra, its concerts, recordings and other activities

Inform you as to how your donation is being used
to benefit the LSO's work

Cultivate a special relationship
through an individually tailored programme of involvement, and a personalised priority box office service

Encourage your participation
in all areas of the LSO's activities with invitations to a varied and unique programme of events, including rehearsals, talks, galas and special receptions with players, artists and conductors throughout the year

Find out more

Thank you for your interest in LSO Patrons. If you would like to know more about becoming a LSO Patron, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please contact:

Jessica Blackstone, Individual Giving Manager
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Tel: +44 20 7588 1116