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American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (AFIPO) seeks to strengthen and broaden
the reach of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra as the preeminent cultural ambassador for the
State of Israel and expand the support of classical music and musical education in Israel.

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An inside view

Tour of the Far East

Principal Bassist, Peter Marck, blogged throughout the IPO’s recent 7 city tour, giving an inside look at travelling with a major orchestra

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History

Browse the timeline of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and read about it's rich history from 1936 to today

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News Stories

Interview with Yuja Wang

January 19, 2016

Watch an interview with Yuja Wang conducted by IPO Principal Bass Peter Marck

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Happy New Year!

December 30, 2015

Thank You For Making 2015 A Success!       Your generous support enabled the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra to bring

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