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New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO)

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

NJSO is a symphony orchestra based in Newark, NJ that was founded in 1929. As of 2018 they had $14 million in revenue and $14 million in assets.

NJSO's mission is to enrich lives through a passion for musical excellence and a commitment to New Jersey, its people and its communities.

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Program areas at NJSO

The new jersey symphony orchestra (njso) is dedicated to providing world-class orchestral performances throughout the state, and be relevant in its surrounding communities through a number of diverse educational and community engagement activities. The njso offers educational programming that allows it to reach nearly 21 counties, and engages more than 150,000 people, including 40,000 children, and educators each season.

Form 990s for NJSO

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 21, 2016990View PDF
2014-06May 15, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NJSO

Total grants, contributions, etc.$9,496,443
Program services$3,763,415
Investment income and dividends$100,893
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$693,896
Net income from fundraising events$4,134
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$11,461
Total revenues$14,070,242

Vendors for NJSO

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
█████ ███ ██ ███ █████Tax accounting2019-04-05
████ ████████████ ███Ticket and Donor Solicitations$49,6002018-06-01
██████ ███████████ ███Donor Solicitations$63,2422018-06-01
████████ ██ ███ █████Tax accounting2015-05-15

Personnel at NJSO

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Gabriel van AalstPresident and Chief Executive Officer$210,315July 17, 2019
Susan StuckerChief Operating Officer$153,165July 17, 2019
███████ ███████ ███Chief Financial Officer$55,142Jan. 19, 2018
██████ █████████Chief of Staff and Board Liaison-July 17, 2019
█████████ █████ █████Vice President of Marketing and External Affairs$114,041June 30, 2018
████████ ███████Vice President of Development-July 17, 2019
████████ █████ ███████Vice President of Education and Community Engagement$95,180June 30, 2018
████ ██████Principal-June 19, 2018
█████ ███████Principal Trumpet-June 19, 2018
████████ ████████Director of Marketing-July 17, 2019
...and 32 more key personnel

Peer symphony orchestras

1Oklahoma Philharmonic Society501(c)(3)$5.6 millionOklahoma City, OK
2Phoenix Symphony Association501(c)(3)$13 millionPhoenix, AZ
3Cape Arts and Entertainment (CCSO)501(c)(3)$5.1 millionHyannis, MA
4Allentown Symphony Association501(c)(3)$3.5 millionAllentown, PA
5Charleston Symphony Orchestra (CSO)501(c)(3)$3.6 millionCharleston, SC
6Houston Symphony Society501(c)(3)$29 millionHouston, TX
7Hawaii Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$4.1 millionHonolulu, HI
8Grand Rapids Symphony Society501(c)(3)$11 millionGrand Rapids, MI
9Columbus Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$11 millionColumbus, OH
10New World Symphony (NWS)501(c)(3)$18 millionMiami Beach, FL
11Alabama Symphonic Association501(c)(3)$6.4 millionBirmingham, AL
12Oregon Symphony Association501(c)(3)$21 millionPortland, OR
13Pacific Symphony501(c)(3)$24 millionIrvine, CA
14The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Society501(c)(3)$11 millionSt Paul, MN
15Omaha Symphony Association501(c)(3)$14 millionOmaha, NE
16Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Music School501(c)(3)$5.0 millionEast Providence, RI
17Hartford Symphony Orchestra (HSO)501(c)(3)$5.8 millionHartford, CT
18San Antonio Symphony (SAS)501(c)(3)$6.0 millionSan Antonio, TX
19Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale501(c)(3)$4.5 millionSan Francisco, CA
20Baltimore Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$27 millionBaltimore, MD
21Colorado Symphony501(c)(3)$13 millionDenver, CO
22Santa Rosa Symphony (SRS)501(c)(3)$4.6 millionSanta Rosa, CA
23The Florida Orchestra501(c)(3)$12 millionSt Petersburg, FL
24The Austin Symphony Orchestra Society501(c)(3)$5.4 millionAustin, TX
25Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO)501(c)(3)$12 millionBuffalo, NY