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2017/2018 Annual Report

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra’s 17/18 season was filled with powerful performances, increasing audiences, creative collaborations, and financial success. We honored the 13-year tenure of David Robertson as the SLSO’s Music Director and marked the 50th anniversary of Powell Hall as the orchestra’s home.

Please use the following link to access the digital version of the SLSO's 17/18 Annual Report.  


Previous Reports

Annual Reports
16/17 Annual Report
15/16 Annual Report

Community Reports
14/15 Community Report
13/14 Community Report


Financial Information

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra’s most recent 990 may be accessed here: IRS 990. 

Significant differences exist between financial amounts reported under IRS guidelines and generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). Accordingly, the SLSO provides a reconciliation for your information: Reconciliation IRS Form 990 to External Audit Report.

An additional 990 is filed for the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Endowment Trust. The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Endowment Trust is controlled by a seven-person committee composed of SLSO appointed members and independent parties. Its assets cannot be accessed by SLSO management for general operating support or any other financial needs beyond the 5% annual draw without approval of six of the seven committee members.