The Impact of Your St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

2018/2019 Annual Report

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra’s 2018/2019 season was a gift from our SLSO family to yours. Throughout the season, we shared with you remarkable performances and creative collaborations, which helped us welcome new and engaged audiences and experience another year of strong financial success.

We are proud to share with you our 2018/2019 Annual Report. And we are grateful for your continued and generous support of the SLSO.

Please use the following link to access the digital version of the SLSO's 18/19 Annual Report and Realizing Greatness Report.  

Previous Reports

Annual Reports
17/18 Annual Report
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.