About Us

Registered Charity, The Sussex Symphony Orchestra has been bringing live music to Sussex audiences for over 20 years.
We believe classical music should be accessible to everyone & we share our finest music-making with people of all ages and backgrounds. The SSO is a friendly, sociable mixture of professional and amateur musicians who live and work in Sussex. We’re run entirely by volunteers who dedicate their time to make our orchestra exceptional.

Press releases

Sussex Symphony Orchestra confirms appointment of Christopher Braime as...

The Sussex Symphony Orchestra are delighted to announce that Christopher Braime will succeed Mark Andrew James as Conductor of The Sussex Symphony... read more

Press Release • 21.05.2018 • By Sussex Symphony Orchestra

Founder & Musical Director, Mark Andrew James, to retire after 25 years...

BRIGHTON, East Sussex, UK, April 16, 2018 The Sussex Symphony Orchestra announces the retirement at the end of the current concert season of... read more

Press Release • 17.04.2018 • By Sussex Symphony Orchestra