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Engaging audiences!
Presidential Performance

We were honored to have the opportunity to perform for President Obama and to have this picture with him!

BPCO @ the Kimmel

For our inaugural concert in 2009, we performed Beethoven Symphony No. 5 at the Kimmel Center

Maestro Johnson
Diversity is a core value

Our world-class musicians reflect the communities we serve

BPCO @ the Dell 2017

Black Pearl's community engagement concerts bring new and diverse audiences to classical music

BPCO Inreach

Our hands-on educational activities give young people the chance to reach into the orchestra for deeper learning

LyricBrass (7 of 69)

Contact us to see how Black Pearl musicians can perform for you event!

Historic Mozart

The first performance of Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola featuring three African-American women

The Next Generation!

Young violinist Abigail Hong performed the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor with Black Pearl as the winner of the Classical competition for PHL Live.

On stage @ the Dell
BPCO @ the Dell

Our performance of Beethoven Symphony No. 9 - a great collaboration with Opera Philadelphia and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

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