The AWO offers a range of flexible, tailored opportunities for companies to support the orchestra, our players and education programs.

We salute our corporate, government and media partners past and present who join us on our mission to deliver breathtaking performances year in, year out. We thank them or sharing our passion for classical music and helping to bring the AWO to music lovers across Australia and around the world.

Contact us directly for more information

CEO
Gabrielle Thompson AM
t: +61 (0)2 8283 4527
e: GABRIELLE THOMPSON

Partnerships Manager
Jayne Hughes
t: +61 (0)2 8283 4527
e: JAYNE HUGHES

ARAB BANK AUSTRALIA LIMITED (ABAL)
Arab Bank Australia Limited has been a major supporter of the AWO since 2018 and their focus has been on youth and providing experiences for young audiences.  In 2019 ABAL became our Academy partner also supporting pre-professional and early career musicians with performance opportunities. LINK

MM ELECTRICAL (MME)
We were delighted in 2020 to welcome MM Electrical, as a major supporter. MM Electrical established in 1916, is a trade wholesale distribution business, with over 300 warehouses across Australia, MME specialises in a one stop sourcing and supply solution for the electrical, communications and data, solar, lighting and associated electrical component markets. LINK

SOFITEL HOTELS & RESORTS
Our accomodation partner since inception in 2011, when Sofitel Hotels & Resorts welcomed home many of our musicians who had not returned to play, for over 20 years.  We are always thrilled to arrive in their lobby to know that the rooms will be organised and the needs of our players, conductors and staff catered for in every way. LINK

ASTORIA WINES
Astoria wines are served in the most exclusive restaurants, wineries and bars worldwide. Their wines are produced at their “Val De Brun Estate” in Refrontolo, in the heart of the DOCG zone Conegliano – Valdobbiadene, Italy. LINK

THE CITY OF SYDNEY
The AWO 2021 Sydney concert is supported by the City of Sydney.

ABC CLASSIC
ABC Classic have been our live broadcast & recording partners since inception. ABC Classic are Australia’s home of classical music broadcasting 24/7 and reaching the lives of millions of music lovers. AWO live concert videos are featured on ABC iview in a hand-picked selection of “the very best” of Australian performances. LINK

THE AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT
The AWO 2021 concert season is supported by the Australian Government.

LIMELIGHT
Limelight is Australia’s premier arts platform and a loyal partner since 2011. It has a unique place in Australia’s performing arts scene, and is recognised as the journal of record in classical orchestral and vocal music, as well as providing extensive coverage across the arts. LINK

THE SATURDAY PAPER
The Saturday Paper is a national, weekly newspaper, dedicated to narrative journalism. It offers the biggest names and best writing in news, culture, and analysis, with a particular focus on Australia. LINK