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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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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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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

IPO to Stream Live Concerts to Celebrate Mehta’s 80th Birthday

April 8, 2016

This week the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off a stellar series of concerts in Israel to celebrate Zubin Mehta’s 80th

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Interview with Yuja Wang

January 19, 2016

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

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