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Portland Symphony Orchestra (PSO)

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

PSO is a symphony orchestra based in Portland, ME that was founded in 1932. As of 2019 they had $5.1 million in revenue and $12 million in assets.

The Portland Symphony Orchestra's mission is to serves our community by enriching lives through music.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Portland Maine Symphony Orchestra.

(207) 773-6128
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Program areas at PSO

The Portland Symphony Orchestra, chartered in 1932, is Maine's largest professional Orchestra with an annual budget of $3.4 million. During the 2018-2019 season, the Symphony performed many concerts at merrill auditorium, including 12 performances of the magic of christmas, 6 tuesday classical, 8 pops, 5 sunday classical, 3 family discovery concerts, 4 youth concerts, multiple in-school lessons, and kinderkonzerts around the state, reaching over 100,000 people.

Form 990s for PSO

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-07Jun 26, 2020990View PDF
2018-07May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-07Jan 19, 2018990View PDF
2016-07Aug 10, 2017990View PDF
2016-07May 12, 2017990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for PSO

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,571,883
Program services$1,901,188
Investment income and dividends$256,325
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$393,524
Net income from fundraising events$-22,659
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$48,431
Total revenues$5,148,692

Vendors for PSO

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Runyon Kersteen OuelletteTax accounting2020-06-26
█████████ ████████Software2020-04-23
█████████Content management system software2020-04-09
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-04-09

Personnel at PSO

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mary B. NealVice President Trustee and Governance$0Nov. 1, 2019
Janice P. GerryVice President Annual Fund Builders$0Nov. 1, 2019
█████ ████████Vice President Community Engagement and Lifelong Learning$0Nov. 1, 2019
███████ ███████ ████Executive Director-Nov. 1, 2019
████ █████████ ████Director of Finance-Nov. 1, 2019
█████ ██████Director of Marketing and Communications-Dec. 7, 2017
████ ██████████ ████Director of Development-Nov. 1, 2019
████ ████████ ████Director of Education and Community Engagement-Nov. 1, 2019
███████ █████Donor Relations and Database Manager-Dec. 7, 2017
█████ ████████ ████Group Sales and Patron Services Manager-Nov. 1, 2019
...and 12 more key personnel

Peer symphony orchestras

1Amarillo Symphony501(c)(3)$1.6 millionAmarillo, TX
2Southwest Florida Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Association501(c)(3)$1.6 millionFort Myers, FL
3Oakland Symphony (OEBS)501(c)(3)$2.6 millionOakland, CA
4Knoxville Symphony Society Incorporated501(c)(3)$4.1 millionKnoxville, TN
5New Mexico Philharmonic501(c)(3)$2.2 millionAlbuquerque, NM
6San Antonio Symphony (SAS)501(c)(3)$6.0 millionSan Antonio, TX
7Columbus Indiana Philharmonic501(c)(3)$2.5 millionColumbus, IN
8The Austin Symphony Orchestra Society501(c)(3)$5.4 millionAustin, TX
9The Florida Orchestra501(c)(3)$12 millionSt Petersburg, FL
10Lexington Philharmonic Society501(c)(3)$1.3 millionLexington, KY
11South Bend Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$2.3 millionSouth Bend, IN
12Peoria Symphony Orchestra (PSO)501(c)(3)$1.4 millionPeoria, IL
13Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Society (ASO)501(c)(3)$3.1 millionLittle Rock, AR
14Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Association (ASO)501(c)(3)$2.0 millionAnnapolis, MD
15Monterey Symphony501(c)(3)$1.6 millionMonterey, CA
16Richmond Symphony501(c)(3)$5.8 millionRichmond, VA
17New West Symphony Association501(c)(3)$2.5 millionThousand Oaks, CA
18Philharmonic Society of Orange County501(c)(3)$4.9 millionIrvine, CA
19Youngstown Symphony Society501(c)(3)$1.8 millionYoungstown, OH
20Las Vegas Philharmonic501(c)(3)$1.9 millionLas Vegas, NV
21Muse-Ique501(c)(3)$2.3 millionPasadena, CA
22Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra (A2SO)501(c)(3)$1.4 millionAnn Arbor, MI
23Spokane Symphony Society501(c)(3)$5.4 millionSpokane, WA
24Phoenix Symphony Association501(c)(3)$13 millionPhoenix, AZ
25Long Beach Symphony501(c)(3)$3.0 millionLong Beach, CA