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Current Supporters

Thank you for your support

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra gratefully acknowledges the support of its Patrons. Patrons are individuals and organisations who support the Orchestra through annual, tax deductible donations of $1,000 and above. Melbourne Symphony Orchestra thanks the following private individuals and organisations for their kind patronage.

MSO Patron

The Honourable Linda Dessau AM, Governor of Victoria

Artist Chair Benefactors

Anonymous
Principal Flute Chair
Di Jameson
Principal Viola Chair
Joy Selby Smith
Orchestral Leadership Chair
Patricia Riordan
Associate Conductor Chair
The Gross Foundation
Principal Second Violin Chair
The MS Newman Family
Principal Cello Chair
The Ullmer Family Foundation
Associate Concertmaster Chair

Program Benefactors

Meet The Orchestra
The Ullmer Family Foundation
East Meets West
Li Family Trust
The Pizzicato Effect
(Anonymous)
Schapper Family Foundation
MSO Education
Mrs Margaret Ross AM and Dr Ian Ross
MSO Audience Access
Betty Amsden AO DSJ
Crown Resorts Foundation
Packer Family Foundation
MSO International Touring
Harold Mitchell AC
Satan Jawa
Australia Indonesia Institute
MSO Regional Touring
Erica Foundation Pty Ltd
Robert Salzer Foundation
Creative Victoria

Benefactor Patrons

$50,000+
Betty Amsden AO DSJ
The Gross Foundation
Di Jameson
David and Angela Li
Harold Mitchell AC
MS Newman Family
Joy Selby Smith
Ullmer Family Foundation
Anonymous (2)

Impresario Patrons

$20,000+
Michael Aquilina*
The John and Jennifer Brukner Foundation
Perri Cutten and Jo Daniell
Rachel and the Late Alan Goldberg AO QC
Margaret Jackson AC
David Krasnostein and Pat Stragalinos
Mimie MacLaren
John and Lois McKay
Anonymous (1)

Maestro Patrons

$10,000+
John and Mary Barlow
Kaye and David Birks
Mitchell Chipman
Jan and Peter Clark
The Cuming Bequest
Sir Andrew and Lady Davis
Gandel Philanthropy
Danny Gorog and Lindy Susskind*
Robert & Jan Green
Hilary Hall, in memory of Wilma Collie
Naomi Milgrom AO
Ian and Jeannie Paterson
Elizabeth Proust AO
Rae Rothfield
Glenn Sedgwick
Helen Silver AO and Harrison Young
Maria Solà
Onbass Foundation
Alice Vaughan
Kee Wong and Wai Tang
Juliet Tootell
Jason Yeap OAM
Anonymous (1)

Principal Patrons

$5,000+
Philip Bacon AM
Linda Britten
David and Emma Capponi
Paul and Wendy Carter
Mary and Frederick Davidson AM
Andrew and Theresa Dyer*
Mr Bill Fleming
Future Kids Pty Ltd
John and Diana Frew
Susan Fry and Don Fry AO
Geelong Friends of the MSO
Jennifer Gorog
Louis Hamon OAM
Nereda Hanlon and Michael Hanlon AM
Hans and Petra Henkell
Francis and Robyn Hofmann
Hartmut and Ruth Hofmann
Jenny and Peter Hordern
Suzanne Kirkham
D & CS Kipen on behalf of Israel Kipen
Vivien and Graham Knowles
Dr Elizabeth A Lewis AM
Peter Lovell
Matsarol Foundation, in honour of Norma and Lloyd Rees
Lesley McMullin Foundation
Mr and Mrs D R Meagher
Marie Morton FRSA
James and Frances Pfeiffer
Pzena Investment Charitable Fund
HMA Foundation
Ruth and Ralph Renard
Drs G&G Stephenson
Gai and David Taylor
The Hon. Michael Watt QC and Cecilie Hall
Lyn Williams AM
Anonymous (5)

*Signifies Adopt an MSO Musician supporter

Associate Patrons

$2,500+
Dandolo Partners
Will and Dorothy Bailey Bequest
Barbara Bell in memory of Elsa Bell
Mrs S Bignell
Bill Bowness
Stephen and Caroline Brain
Leith and Mike Brooke
Dr Mark and Mrs Ann Bryce
Bill and Sandra Burdett
Oliver Carton
John and Lyn Coppock
Miss Ann Darby in memory of Leslie J. Darby
Natasha Davies, for the Trikojus Education Fund
Sandra Dent
Peter and Leila Doyle
Lisa Dwyer and Dr Ian Dickson
Jane Edmanson OAM
Tim and Lyn Edward
Dr Helen M Ferguson
Mr Peter Gallagher and Dr Karen Morley
Dina and Ron Goldschlager
Colin Golvan QC and Dr Deborah Golvan
Charles and Cornelia Goode
Louise Gourlay OAM
Susan and Gary Hearst
Colin Heggen in memory of Marjorie Drysdale Heggen
Gillian and Michael Hund
Rosemary and James Jacoby
Jenkins Family Foundation
John Jones
George and Grace Kass
Irene Kearsey
Kloeden Foundation
Sylvia Lavelle
Bryan Lawrence
H E McKenzie
Allan and Evelyn McLaren
Don and Anne Meadows
Andrew and Sarah Newbold
Ann Peacock with Andrew and Woody Kroger
Sue and Barry Peake
Mrs W Peart
Graham and Christine Peirson
S M Richards AM and M R Richards
Joan P Robinson
Tom and Elizabeth Romanowski
Max and Jill Schultz
Stephen Shanasy
Jeffrey Sher
Diana and Brian Snape AM
Geoff and Judy Steinicke
Mr Tam Vu and Dr Cherilyn Tillman
William and Jenny Ulmer
Bert and Ila Vanrenen
Kate and Blaise Vinot
Elisabeth Wagner
Barbara and Donald Weir
Athalie Williams
Brian and Helena Worsfold
Harrison Young
Anonymous (15)

Player Patrons

$1,000+
Anita and Graham Anderson
Christine and Mark Armour
Arnold Bloch Leibler
Marlyn and Peter Bancroft OAM
Adrienne Basser
Prof Weston Bate and Janice Bate
Timothy and Margaret Best
David Blackwell
Michael F Boyt
Philip and Vivien Brass Charitable Foundation
M Ward Breheny
Lino and Di Bresciani OAM
The Late Mr John Brockman OAM and Mrs Pat Brockman
Suzie Brown
Jill and Christopher Buckley
Lynne Burgess
Peter Caldwell
Dr Lynda Campbell
Andrew and Pamela Crockett
Jennifer Cunich
Pat and Bruce Davis
Merrowyn Deacon
Wendy Dimmick
Dominic and Natalie Dirupo
Marie Dowling
John and Anne Duncan
Ruth Eggleston
Kay Ehrenberg
Gabrielle Eisen
Jaan Enden
Grant Fisher and Helen Bird
Barry Fradkin OAM and Dr Pam Fradkin
Applebay Pty Ltd
David Frenkiel and Esther Frenkiel OAM
Carrillo and Ziyin Gantner
David Gibbs and Susie O’Neill
Max Gulbin
Ian Kennedy AM
Jean Hadges
Paula Hansky OAM
Tilda and Brian Haughney
Julian and Gisela Heinze
Penelope Hughes
Dr Alastair Jackson
Basil and Rita Jenkins
Stuart Jennings
Brett Kelly and Cindy Watkin
Dr Anne Kennedy
George and Patricia Kline
William and Magdalena Leadston
Andrew Lee
Norman Lewis in memory of Dr Phyllis Lewis
Dr Anne Lierse
Ann and George Littlewood
Andrew Lockwood
Violet and Jeff Loewenstein
Elizabeth H Loftus
The Hon Ian Macphee AO and Mrs Julie Macphee
Vivienne Hadj and Rosemary Madden
Eleanor & Phillip Mancini
Dr Julianne Bayliss, in memory of Leigh Masel
John and Margaret Mason
Ruth Maxwell
Trevor and Moyra McAllister
Glenda McNaught
David Menzies
Wayne and Penny Morgan
Ian Morrey
Patricia Nilsson
Andrew Penn and Kallie Blauhorn
Margaret Plant
John Pollaers
Lady Potter AC
Kerryn Pratchett
Peter Priest
Eli Raskin
Bobbie Renard
Peter and Carolyn Rendit
Dr Rosemary Ayton and Dr Sam Ricketson
Zelda Rosenbaum OAM
Antler Ltd
Doug and Elisabeth Scott
Dr Sam Smorgon AO and Mrs Minnie Smorgon
John So
Dr Norman and Dr Sue Sonenberg
Dr Michael Soon
Pauline Speedy
State Music Camp
Jennifer Steinicke
Dr Peter Strickland
Mrs Suzy and Dr Mark Suss
Pamela Swansson
Tennis Cares – Tennis Australia
Frank Tisher OAM and Dr Miriam Tisher
Margaret Tritsch
Judy Turner and Neil Adam
P & E Turner
Mary Vallentine AO
The Hon. Rosemary Varty
Leon and Sandra Velik
Sue Walker AM
Elaine Walters OAM and Gregory Walters
Edward and Paddy White
Janet Whiting and Phil Lukies
Nic and Ann Willcock
Marian and Terry Wills Cooke
Pamela F Wilson
Joanne Wolff
Lorraine Woolley
Peter and Susan Yates
Richard Ye
Mark Young
Panch Das and Laurel Young-Das
YMF Australia
Anonymous (18)

The Mahler Syndicate

David and Kaye Birks
Mary and Frederick Davidson AM
Tim and Lyn Edward
John and Diana Frew
Francis and Robyn Hofmann
The Hon Dr Barry Jones AC
Dr Paul Nisselle AM
Maria Solà
The Hon Michael Watt QC and Cecilie Hall
Anonymous (1)

MSO Roses

Roses: Lois McKay
Pat Stragalinos
Jenny Ullmer
Rosebuds: Maggie Best
Penny Barlow
Francie Doolan
Lyn Edward
Penny Hutchinson
Elizabeth A Lewis AM
Sophie Rowell
Dr Cherilyn Tillman

Trusts And Foundations

Crown Resorts Foundation and the Packer Family Foundation
The Cybec Foundation
Erica Foundation Pty Ltd
Ivor Ronald Evans Foundation, managed by Equity Trustees Ltd
The Harold Mitchell Foundation
The Pratt Foundation
The Robert Salzer Foundation
The Scobie and Claire Mackinnon Trust

Conductor’s Circle

Jenny Anderson
David Angelovich
G C Bawden and L de Kievit
Lesley Bawden
Joyce Bown
Mrs Jenny Brukner and the late Mr John Brukner
Ken Bullen
Luci and Ron Chambers
Beryl Dean
Sandra Dent
Lyn Edward
Alan Egan JP
Gunta Eglite
Louis Hamon OAM
Carol Hay
Tony Howe
Laurence O’Keefe and Christopher James
John and the Late Joan Jones
George and Grace Kass
Mrs Sylvia Lavelle
Pauline and David Lawton
Lorraine Meldrum
Cameron Mowat
Rosia Pasteur
Elizabeth Proust AO
Penny Rawlins
Joan P Robinson
Neil Roussac
Anne Roussac-Hoyne
Suzette Sherazee
Jennifer ShepherdDrs
Gabriela and George Stephenson
Pamela Swansson
Lillian Tarry
Dr Cherilyn Tillman
Mr and Mrs R P Trebilcock
Michael Ullmer
Ila Vanrenen
Rosemary Varty
Mr Tam Vu
Marian and Terry Wills Cooke
Mark Young
Anonymous (23)

The MSO Gratefully Acknowledges Support Received From The Estates Of:

Angela Beagley
Neilma Gantner
Gwen Hunt
Audrey Jenkins
Pauline Marie Johnston
C P Kemp
Peter Forbes MacLaren
Prof Andrew McCredie
Miss Sheila Scotter AM MBE
Molly Stephens
Jean Tweedie
Herta and Fred B Vogel
Dorothy Wood

Honorary Appointments

Sir Elton John CBE
Life Member
The Late Alan Goldberg AO QC
Life Member
Geoffrey Rush AC
Ambassador
The Late John Brockman AO
Life Member
The Honourable Linda Dessau AM
Patron