1020-555 Main Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1C3
Registered Charitable Number: 105260673RR0001
Arts & Culture (Main Focus Area)
To provide exceptional musical experiences for Manitobans.
The legacy of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO) is integral to Winnipeg’s rich cultural life. Entering its 64th year for the 2011-2012 season, the symphony performs more than 80 concerts for approximately 100,000 people each year and offers a wide range of musical experiences ranging from great art of the master composers to Pops, family concerts, educational performances, and other special concerts.
The orchestra has performed hundreds of world and Canadian premieres and has embraced playing music by living composers while they host the internationally recognized New Music Festival held each February.