Join ACO Community

Discover, learn and connect while hearing beautiful and provocative sounds and meeting the artists behind them.

Join our community of exceptional talents, curious listeners and generous patrons dedicated to musical creativity and innovative expression. ACO offers a rare opportunity to experience the process of creating new music as composers, musicians and music lovers connect to explore, experience and learn new things. Immerse yourself in music at the edge by becoming a part of it. Shape music history by supporting the creation of it. We are taking music where it has never gone before and welcome you on the journey.

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Become a Patron

Patrons are a driving force in our world of creativity and musical expression at the edge. Join our community any level to make a difference.


$ 1
  • Have your name included as an ACO Supporter on our website and receive our newsletter


$ 500
  • Have your name included on our website, receive our newsletter, and observe our musicians at work with a special invitation to attend one rehearsal per season


$ 1,000
  • Delve deeper into ACO’s process with access to select rehearsals
  • Mingle with musicians, composers and special guest artists at the end-of-season Spring Fling Party
  • All $500 + benefits


$ 5,000
  • Meet an ACO Composer with an invitation to attend our exclusive pre-concert receptions
  • Take home a personalized and signed manuscript page from an ACO composer
  • All $1,000 + benefits


$ 10,000
  • Enjoy concierge ticket service with personalized attention from ACO staff
  • Socialize with featured artists with an invitation to attend an intimate soiree
  • All $5,000 + benefits

Leadership Circle

$ 25,000
  • Pursue your curiosity with specialized benefits catered to your unique interests
  • Treasure your investment with a personalized and hand-signed score from an ACO composer
  • All $10,000 + benefits

More Ways To Give

Patrons often include us in corporate matching programs, estate plans via planned giving and make donations via stock transfers. To explore giving options, please call or email us

Our Mission & Vision

American Composers Orchestra (ACO) is dedicated to the creation, celebration, performance, and promotion of orchestral music by American composers. With commitment to diversity, disruption and discovery, ACO produces concerts, pre-college and college education programs, and emerging composer professional development to foster a community of creators, audience, performers, collaborators, and funders.

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