Endowment giving is a way to provide long-term support and stability for The Florida Orchestra. Gifts to Endowment are invested to provide the orchestra with a continuous source of income, which can be used to promote programs important to our mission.

Music Director – The Jay B and Marsha Starkey Chair
Principal Guest Conductor – The R.K. Bailey Chair
Violin Concertmaster   The Suzette McCune and Monroe E. Berkman Chair
Violin Associate Concertmaster – Tampa Bay Times Chair
Principal Violin – The Emily R. Nelson Chair, Given by Duke Energy
Principal Violincello – The Dick and Helen Minck Chair
Principal Flute – The Barbara and Thomas Farquhar Chair
Piccolo – The Gregory and Elizabeth Sembler Chair
Principal Oboe – The Barbara and Thomas Farquhar Chair
Principal Clarine – The Bertelstein Family Chair
Contrabassoon – The City of Tampa Chair
Principal French Horn – The Iris and Alvin Bernstein Chair
Principal Trumpet – The Community Foundation of Greater St. Petersburg Chair
Principal Trombone – Tampa Bay Times Chair
Principal Percussion – The Dick and Helen Minck Chair
Principal Harp – The Dick and Helen Minck Chair

Break Room – Sterling Research Group
Board Room – The Mahaffey Company
The Lobby – The McNichols Company
Production Room – The Florida Orchestra Guild of St. Petersburg