Join the LSO Friends today

Thank you for your interest in joining the LSO Friends. There are several ways to join:


Join online now using the links below.

Please select the level of membership at which you would like to join:

> Supporter: £50
> Supporter: £75
> Associate: £100
> Benefactor: £250

Please note that joining with a recurring annual Direct Debit is currently not available – we hope this will be recitified shortly.

Payment services are provided by the Barbican Box Office, which accepts all major credit cards.

If you would like to choose to give a different amount or join at Ambassador level (£500-£1249) then please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call +44 20 7382 2563.


By phone

Call Development on +44 20 7382 2563.

You can pay by cheque, credit card, or by Direct Debit.


By post

Download and complete the application form and return to the following address:

LSO Friends, London Symphony Orchestra, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

You can pay by cheque, credit card, or by Direct Debit.

download friends membership form

Application form (PDF)


Gift Membership

An LSO Friends membership makes a great gift for music-lovers.



Personal information we collect
The LSO is committed to protecting your privacy and taking care of your personal information. When you become an LSO Friend, we will store your contact details in order to administer your membership, keeping a record of your gift. If you purchase your membership online, your details may be processed by our trusted partners, PayPal or Smart Debit. Occasionally, we may contact you with invitations to events offering an insight into other ways to get involved or support the LSO. We may collect publicly available information about you in order to better understand your interests and motivations for supporting our work. For further details on the way the London Symphony Orchestra holds and uses your data please read our Privacy Policy.

Gift Aid
UK taxpayers can increase the value of their donation to the LSO by allowing us to claim tax relief through the Gift Aid scheme. Higher-rate taxpayers can also reclaim additional personal tax relief. Please select this option above if you are a UK taxpayer. Find out more.

The London Symphony Orchestra is a registered charity no 232391.