Make a Difference in the Community

Hundreds of volunteers dedicate their time to help us in our mission to educate, inspire, and engage the community through the art of music.

Volunteer Opportunities

As a volunteer, you gain an ‘inside look’ at what goes into each RPO performance while working with individuals who share a common passion for music and education. Our volunteers can play many roles in our programs, from planning and executing to serving as educational ambassadors to young children.


Please Note: volunteer opportunities for the 2020/21 Season are currently unavailable at this time due to COVID-19 restrictions. Safety is our utmost concern. 

Some of our opportunities include:


Help with our educational concert series

Special Events/Hospitality

Assist with our annual gala, holiday decorating, and serving refreshments at events.

Patron Services

Assist with Will Call, our Holiday Pops merchandise table, and more.

General Office

Assist the RPO office in clerical tasks, preparing mailings, data entry, and more

Theater Services

Usher, help concertgoers make their way to the theatre, and monitor the backstage door during rehearsals.

Rochester Philharmonic League

There are plenty of opportunities to assist RPO, especially with our education programs. learn about the benefits of joining our Rochester Philharmonic League.

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