Music. It’s better with Friends! Show your support for the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra by joining Symphony Friends. As a Friend you belong to a group of nearly 2,000 Annual Fund contributors who sustain the MSO’s tradition of musical excellence, and receive special benefits to enhance your experience of the music in our new home the Bradley Symphony Center.

To join Symphony Friends click here or contact Will Loder, Annual Fund Manager by email or by phone at 414.226.7851


“We feel that it’s the responsibility of the entire community to keep this treasure going – it’s not just up to those individuals and foundations who can donate huge sums. The orchestra needs the support of everyone, big and small.”

– Pauline Beck and Phil Schumacher, longtime Symphony Friends donors


SYMPHONY FRIENDS BENEFITS (All benefits are cumulative)

Backer $25+

  • Subscription to “Among Friends” quarterly e-newsletter

Contributor $100+

  • Invitation to a group tour of the Bradley Symphony Center

Supporter $250+

  • 10% discount on full price single tickets (some restrictions apply)
  • MSO Tote Bag
  • Invitation to an Open Rehearsal
  • Access to VIP Portal
  • Invitation to the Annual Meeting
  • Recognition in the MSO’s Annual Report

Sustainer $500+

  • 20% discount on full price single tickets (some restrictions apply)
  • One-time 1-drink voucher for use at the Bradley Symphony Center
  • Recognition in our program book Encore