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Support the Gala

Funds raised from the 2020 Virtual Gala will ensure the Philharmonic Society of Orange County will be able to continue connecting our community to great music while also providing youth music programs for our school-aged children across the county in meaningful ways.

There will be plenty of opportunities to support us during the gala, but if you would like to show your support before, consider donating now to receive exclusive limited-time benefits listed below.

To donate or purchase any of the below packages and artist experiences, please contact Leah Heit at (949) 553-2422, ext. 234, or

Corporate sponsorship opportunities available. For more information, contact Kevin Kwan Loucks at

Benefits for Gala Supporters

Donation of $1,000+

Donate $1,000 or more, and we’ll gift you a year-long subscription to the Berlin Philharmonic Digital Concert Hall.

Already have a subscription? Send yours to a friend and share the gift of music! Enjoy great live or on-demand content from one of the world’s greatest orchestras on your TV, computer, tablet or smartphone. With more than 40 live broadcasts in High Definition every season, this is the musical gift that keeps on giving.

"Buy It Now" Packages & Virtual Artist Experiences

Packages below do not include Berlin Philharmonic Digital Concert Hall subscription or access to Virtual Cocktail Hour with Pinchas Zukerman and Amanda Forsyth.

Wine Tasting Package | Price: $1,500

The winner of this package will receive one case of specialty estate-grown wine, hand-selected by the owner/operator of an award-winning, family-owned winery in the Sierra Foothills of Grass Valley, CA.

This package will include one case of wine (12 bottles), shipped to your home, plus a virtual tasting via Zoom with the Winemaker and Vineyard Manager Jackson Starr, who is also a Certified Sommelier from the Court of Master Sommeliers.

In addition, Jackson will suggest food pairings to complement the wine prior to the scheduled tasting.

Limited to 2 packages; package valued at $500

Private Virtual Recital (Choice of One) | Price: $2,500

Included in this package:
  • a 30-minute live recital by the artist streamed on Zoom or YouTube
  • a 20-minute Q&A session with the artist
  • 1 signed CD with a personalized message from one of the artists below

  • Each exclusive virtual recital will take place in June or July 2020, and will be coordinated with the artist and other package winners through the Philharmonic Society. This opportunity is limited to 4 participants, and only 1 recital per artist.

    Package value: PRICELESS

    Ray Chen, violin

    Ray Chen is a violinist who redefines what it is to be a classical musician in the 21st century. His remarkable musicianship transmits to a global audience around the world, and this is your chance to join him in a private, intimate setting!

    Conrad Tao, piano

    Celebrated as a pianist of “probing intellect and open-hearted vision” (The New York Times), a “thoughtful and mature composer” (NPR), and “ferociously talented” (Time Out New York), Warner Classics recording artist Conrad Tao joins the Philharmonic Society for an exclusive evening of music and friendship!

    Alisa Weilerstein, cello

    In performances marked by intensity, sensitivity, and a wholehearted immersion in everything she interprets, American cellist Alisa Weilerstein has long proven herself to be in possession of a distinctive musical voice. Join her for this memorable evening of world-class music-making!

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