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Los Angeles Philharmonic Association (LAP)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

LAP is a symphony orchestra based in Los Angeles, CA that was founded in 1934. As of 2019 they had $187 million in revenue and $414 million in assets.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association presents an inspiring array of music from all genres at two of L.A.'s iconic venues- Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl- to audiences of all ages and economic backgrounds.

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Program areas at LAP

Performances at the Walt Disney Concert Hall and Hollywood Bowl by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, and various pop, jazz, and world artists, as well as domestic and international tours by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra.

Other performances including lease events hosted by third-party promoters, as well as other performance-related activities including concessions, parking, recording, and royalties.

Training of and performances by Youth Orchestra Los Angeles.

Form 990s for LAP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Oct 8, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Oct 17, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Oct 26, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Oct 19, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for LAP

Total grants, contributions, etc.$66,047,501
Program services$109,826,641
Investment income and dividends$6,604,181
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,364,801
Net income from fundraising events$-1,181,411
Net income from gaming activities$5,850
Net income from sales of inventory$498,727
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$187,166,290

Vendors for LAP

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Grant Thornton LLPTax accounting2020-08-13
██████████CRM software2020-04-23
████████████ ████████ ███████████Security$3,697,9632019-09-01
█████████ █████ █████ ███Advertising$1,136,9452019-09-01
████ ████████████ ███Telefund; Fundraising$1,819,0672019-09-01
██████ ███Advertising$1,760,7612019-09-01
███████ ██████ █████████Shuttles and Buses$1,784,9662019-09-01
█████ █████ ████Investment advisory (participants)$8,6092018-09-30
...and 15 more vendors

Personnel at LAP

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Karen SturgesChief Financial Officer-Oct. 8, 2020
Margie KimChief Advancement Officer-June 3, 2020
████ █████Vice President , Marketing and Communications / Director , Audience Strategies and Insights / Senior Manager Sales and Marketing-June 3, 2020
████ ██████████Director , Marketing-June 3, 2020
█████ █████████Director , Digital Marketing Technology-June 3, 2020
████ ███████Director , Information Technology-June 3, 2020
███ ██████Director , Sales and Customer Experience / Director , Sales and Customer Service-June 3, 2020
█████ ██████Director , Development Operations-June 3, 2020
████ ███Director , Individual Giving-June 3, 2020
██████ ████████Director , Retail Services-June 3, 2020
...and 51 more key personnel

Peer symphony orchestras

1The Cleveland Orchestra501(c)(3)$61 millionCleveland, OH
2Chicago Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$81 millionChicago, IL
3San Francisco Symphony (SFS)501(c)(3)$93 millionSan Francisco, CA
4Philadelphia Orchestra Association501(c)(3)$98 millionPhiladelphia, PA
5New York Philharmonic501(c)(3)$86 millionNew York, NY
6Carnegie Hall / The Carnegie Hall Corporation501(c)(3)$87 millionNew York, NY
7The Music Center501(c)(3)$85 millionLos Angeles, CA
8Boston Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$95 millionBoston, MA
9National Arts Centre Corporation501(c)(3)$85 millionCanada,
10Robert W Woodruff Arts Center501(c)(3)$110 millionAtlanta, GA
11Colburn School501(c)(3)$49 millionLos Angeles, CA
12Center Theatre Group501(c)(3)$64 millionLos Angeles, CA
13San Francisco Opera Association501(c)(3)$86 millionSan Francisco, CA
14Interlochen Center for the Arts (ICA)501(c)(3)$62 millionInterlochen, MI
15New Jersey Performing Arts Center Corporation501(c)(3)$54 millionNewark, NJ
16New York City Ballet501(c)(3)$91 millionNew York, NY
17Kimmel Center501(c)(3)$51 millionPhiladelphia, PA
18Brooklyn Academy of Music501(c)(3)$56 millionBrooklyn, NY
19Denver Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$74 millionDenver, CO
20Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$152 millionNew York, NY
21Jazz at Lincoln Center501(c)(3)$47 millionNew York, NY
22Lyric Opera of Chicago501(c)(3)$81 millionChicago, IL
23Joe's Pub501(c)(3)$88 millionNew York, NY