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Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra (SLSO)

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

SLSO is a symphony orchestra based in St Louis, MO that was founded in 1893. As of 2018 they had $31 million in revenue and $25 million in assets.

(314) 533-2500
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Program areas at SLSO

Code: 711130-Music Programs: The St Louis Symphony Orchestra is dedicated to upholding a long and rich tradition of great music. Since 1880, the organization has entertained several generations of individuals in various concert halls, public parks, schools, churches and elsewhere. Nearly 250,000 people attend live music presentations every year; with an additional 430,000 (estimated) listening to the Symphony via radio, internet and television broadcasts. In addition to the concerts at Powell Hall, more than one-third of the organization's audiences hear musicians perform at parks, schools, churches and other venues throughout the region. In addition, more than 17% of the total audience for all the performances during the year pays little or nothing to hear those performances. The organization's best-known educational program is its series of education concerts in Powell Hall, which began in the 1920s and today serve over 23,400 students annually. In addition to educating and entertaining youngsters at ...

Form 990s for SLSO

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-08Dec 20, 2019990View PDF
2017-08May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Aug 25, 2017990View PDF
2015-08Jul 26, 2016990View PDF
2014-08May 14, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for SLSO

Total grants, contributions, etc.$21,166,118
Program services$10,007,157
Investment income and dividends$127,934
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-1,412
Net income from fundraising events$-185,428
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$753,138
Total revenues$31,867,507

Vendors for SLSO

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
███████ ████████ ███Hvac Contractor$287,0132017-08-01
██████ ███████████ ███Telephone Solicitation of Contributions; Telefunding and Telemarketing$245,4712017-08-01
██████████ ███████Building Maintenance$210,9342017-08-01
██████ ███Printing and Mailing Services$191,6642017-08-01
█████████ █████████ ███Travel and Lodging Services$237,0032017-08-01
███████ █████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$64,1642016-12-31
███████ █████████Insurance agent or broker$2252016-12-31
...and nine more vendors

Personnel at SLSO

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Marie-Helene BernardPresident and Chief Executive Officer$324,862June 12, 2020
Steven RosenzweigChief Financial Officer-June 12, 2020
█████ █████████Vice President , Marketing and Audience Services / Senior Director of Marketing-June 12, 2020
█████ ████████Vice President, Communications-June 12, 2020
████ ██████Vice President and General Manager-June 12, 2020
████████ ██████Director of Operations-June 12, 2020
███ ███████Director of Information Technology-June 12, 2020
██████ ██████Director of Patron Services-June 12, 2020
█████████ █████Senior Director of Planned Giving, Philanthropy-June 12, 2020
███████ █████████Director, Philanthropy Stewardship and Events-June 12, 2020
...and 21 more key personnel

Peer symphony orchestras

1Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Society501(c)(3)$10 millionCharlotte, NC
2Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO)501(c)(3)$45 millionPittsburgh, PA
3San Diego Symphony Orchestra Association501(c)(3)$25 millionSan Diego, CA
4Indiana Symphony Society501(c)(3)$27 millionIndianapolis, IN
5Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$18 millionMilwaukee, WI
6Sarasota Orchestra501(c)(3)$11 millionSarasota, FL
7Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO)501(c)(3)$40 millionDetroit, MI
8San Francisco Symphony (SFS)501(c)(3)$87 millionSan Francisco, CA
9Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Association501(c)(3)$13 millionFort Worth, TX
10Pacific Symphony501(c)(3)$24 millionIrvine, CA
11Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO)501(c)(3)$12 millionBuffalo, NY
12The Florida Orchestra501(c)(3)$12 millionSt Petersburg, FL
13Colorado Symphony501(c)(3)$13 millionDenver, CO
14Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO)501(c)(3)$33 millionCincinnati, OH
15Fort Wayne Philharmonic501(c)(3)$10 millionFort Wayne, IN
16The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Society501(c)(3)$10 millionSt Paul, MN
17Kansas City Symphony501(c)(3)$17 millionKansas City, MO
18Columbus Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$11 millionColumbus, OH
19Phoenix Symphony Association501(c)(3)$13 millionPhoenix, AZ
20Houston Symphony Society501(c)(3)$29 millionHouston, TX
21New World Symphony (NWS)501(c)(3)$18 millionMiami Beach, FL
22Chicago Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$81 millionChicago, IL
23The Cleveland Orchestra501(c)(3)$61 millionCleveland, OH
24Jacksonville Symphony Association501(c)(3)$10 millionJacksonville, FL
25Seattle Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$32 millionSeattle, WA