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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

Major Gift Announcement

November 30, 2015

Helgard Field has been an AFIPO board member and dedicated supporter of the Israel Philharmonic for eight years. On November

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Grains of Sand in NYC

November 20, 2015

Is there a city that means so much for so many people as the city of New York? It is

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