About Us

Pacific Symphony Mission

Pacific Symphony inspires, engages and serves Orange County and the region through exceptional music performances, and education and community programming.


Pacific Symphony leads a renaissance in the appreciation, accessibility and impact of classical music in Orange County and the region, through creativity, responsiveness and innovation.


  • Excellence: We strive for the highest quality in performance, community service and organization.
  • Passion: We bring determination, great energy and vitality to our work and project a sense of pride.
  • Education: We seek to ensure greater understanding and appreciation of music by all ages.
  • Engagement: We listen to and believe in involving the community, our artists, and volunteers in shaping the future of music and ensuring its impact on the broader community.
  • Innovation: We embrace and anticipate change, experiment with new practices, and shape the future of classical music.
  • Financial Responsibility: We generate and steward programs and resources which meet the needs of present and future generations.


    Pacific Symphony League

    Pacific Symphony League, the volunteer group that supports the shop at Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, was founded in 1990.

    The League is the Symphony’s premier support group and its dynamic members serve as avid ambassadors throughout the community, existing to provide financial and volunteer support, specifically for its education/community engagement programs.


    Symphony Ambassadors for Music Education

    The Pacific Symphony League sponsors and is the sole operator of the Symphony Shop. It also provides a place for like-minded individuals to share their love of symphonic music and music education while fostering new friendships among a passionate community.

    Members participate is world class activities, enjoy exclusive gatherings for members only and create future symphony audiences through assisting with youth music education programs.

    Become a member! 

    ACTIVE MEMBERS support Pacific Symphony by volunteering at the Symphony Shop at all Classical, Pops, Family and SummerFest concerts with all proceeds benefitting children’s music education programs in Orange County. ACTIVE MEMBERS also volunteer in the office and at music education and other special events.

    • Receive a free concert ticket and reimbursed parking when volunteering at Pacific Symphony-sponsored concerts.
    • Receive a concert voucher (two concert tickets) after six hours of volunteer service
    • Attend invitation-only brunches/luncheons/dinners and special events
    • Interact with the music director, president, musicians and staff
    • Receive a special membership pin
    • Volunteering is required

    Membership is $75 per person per year.

    PATRON MEMBERS provide increased financial support to Pacific Symphony by making a higher annual donation.

    • Receive all the benefits of ACTIVE MEMBERS
    • Volunteering is encouraged (not required)

    Membership is $200 per person per year.

    SYMPHONY PARTNERS assist Pacific Symphony at the highest level of League membership.

    • Receive all the benefits of PATRON MEMBERS
    • Receive two concert tickets for a special performance and occasional concert ticket discounts
    • Receive a unique Pacific Symphony branded windbreaker
    • Volunteering is encouraged (not required)

    Membership is $500 per person per year.


    If you have further questions, please call (714) 876-2353 or email PSLeagueMembership@gmail.com.

    All memberships and contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Fees for League events are not tax deductible.