Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Vermont Symphony Orchestra Association, Inc.

aka VSO

Burlington, VT

Mission

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra Association, Inc., the only state-wide orchestra in Vermont, exists for the purpose of fostering and encouraging the appreciation of music in all its various forms, with emphasis on orchestral, choral and chamber music. It seeks to raise the common standard of musical education for students of all ages, and to provide, at moderate cost, quality performances for a broad and diverse public throughout the State of Vermont.

Ruling Year

1939

Executive Director

Mr. Benjamin Cadwallader

Main Address

2 Church St Ste 3B

Burlington, VT 5401 USA

Keywords

symphony, music, classical, music education, concerts, chorus, music festivals, concert tours, ensembles, orchestra, vermont

EIN

03-0222134

 Number

6109071873

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Symphony Orchestras (A69)

Performing Arts (A60)

Arts Education/Schools (A25)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs + Results

What we aim to solve New!

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra is a statewide performing organization, the only professional symphony in the state of Vermont. As a statewide arts nonprofit, we seek to reach audiences in all parts of the state with a variety of performances. In doing so, we also aim to increase access to the arts and arts education through various initiatives, including subsidized tickets and performances.

Our programs

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

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Made in Vermont Music Festival

Masterworks Series

Summer Festival Tour

SymphonyKids

Where we workNew!

Charting Impact

Five powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

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What is the organization aiming to accomplish?

What are the organization's key strategies for making this happen?

What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?

How will they know if they are making progress?

What have and haven't they accomplished so far?

Our organization is aiming to provide world-class classical music performances to audiences across Vermont. We also seek to increase the appreciation of classical music and the arts through early education and expanded audiences.

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Financials

Vermont Symphony Orchestra Association, Inc.

Fiscal year: Jun 01 - May 31

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No