Continuo Circle



‘Life is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.’
George Bernard Shaw

Leaving a gift in your will to the ACO helps ensure that the vitality and artistic excellence that define the Orchestra will continue to delight and captivate audiences for years to come.

While enriching the future of the Orchestra, you will also enjoy the benefit of a close association with us by joining the Continuo Circle of supporters. You will be recognised by future generations through your commitment to the musical life of Australia.

Please consider supporting the ACO with a gift in your will, and make sure the Orchestra plays on for future generations.

Your bequest will make a difference.

To find out more, or to obtain sample clauses for a will, please contact Jill Colvin, Philanthropy Manager at or on (02) 8274 3835.

The ACO thanks the following people for their generous support.




Ernest Spinner
Charles Ross Adamson
The late Mrs Sibilla Baer
Estate of Prof Janet Carr
The late Mrs Moya Crane
The late Neil Patrick Gillies
Estate of Pauline Marie Johnston
The late Shirley Miller
The late Dr S W Jeffrey AM
The late Mr Geoff Lee AM OAM
The late Geraldine Nicoll
The late Richard Ponder
The Late Mr Geoffrey Francis Scharer
The late Colin Enderby
The late John Nigel Holman
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