support LACO

Share your love of great music with a contribution to the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Support from music lovers like you makes possible all LACO programs, bringing the Orchestra’s innovative programming into the lives of thousands of students, families and Angelenos of all ages.

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there are many ways to give:

annual fund donor benefits

As a Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra annual fund donor, you will enjoy special benefits that further enhance your enjoyment of the Orchestra.

If you have any questions or concerns, please call us at 213 622 7001 × 4.

LACO visionaries

  • pursue your passions with a personalized benefits package tailored to your interests
  • join guest artists at an intimate post-concert dinner
  • take home a signed score of a work performed by LACO during the season
  • all conductor’s circle benefits

conductor’s circle

  • get the inside scoop at an exclusive 50th anniversary season preview event
  • attend a post-concert reception with Jeffrey Kahane and Yo-Yo Ma
  • enjoy premier listing on prominent donor recognition page in concert programs
  • spread the joy of music with opportunities to underwrite special concerts and projects, sponsor guest artists and commission new works
  • all first chair and musicians’ circle benefits

first chair

  • get up close and personal with the world of orchestral auditions with an invitation to LACO/USC Thornton Strings Mentorship Program mock auditions and exclusive dinner with audition judges and Thornton faculty
  • watch a unique concert program take shape at a Westside Connections afternoon tech rehearsal followed by dinner with musicians and special guests
  • all $2,500+ and musicians’ circle benefits
  • mix and mingle before concerts and at intermission with access to donor lounges at the Alex Theatre, Royce Hall & Moss Theater
  • enjoy priority seating at the concert hall of your choice
  • meet musicians and fellow first chair members with invitations to two elegant First Chair musicales in private homes featuring performances by LACO musicians or guest artists
  • take advantage of a ticketing concierge providing personal service for all of your box office needs
  • all musicians’ circle benefits

musicians’ circle

  • peek behind the scenes with an invitation for two to a premium dress rehearsal with a green room visit with the artists
  • don’t miss a beat when you receive pre-sale ticket offers for must-see concerts and events
  • watch a child’s eyes light up during her first visit to the concert hall at a Meet the Music performance at the Alex Theatre
  • remember the magic when you pick up a program book signed by a member of the Orchestra, plus
  • see your name in print with a listing in concert programs
  • head downtown for the opportunity to attend an additional evening rehearsal at Zipper Concert Hall, plus
  • stay in touch with LACO’s annual donor newsletter
  • expand your musical knowledge at a Saturday morning donor dress rehearsal with special lectures, activities and refreshments at the Alex Theatre on April 22

sponsor a concert or featured artist

Conductor’s Circle members have the opportunity to sponsor a concert or a featured artist. These additional sponsorships start at $7,500. Sponsors receive exclusive perks, including:

  • listing in the season program as a guest artist sponsor
  • listing on as sponsor of your selected guest artist
  • invitation to a post-concert dinner with the sponsored guest artist(s)
  • and more!


Contact Sarah Singer at 213 622 7001 × 211 or for more information about sponsorship opportunities or becoming a donor.

LACO is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization. Tax ID# 23-7010825. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.