Welcome to the Sussex Symphony Orchestra

We are delighted to be able to announce our first concert of 2021
This will take place at All Saints Church in Hove on Saturday 9th October, commencing at 730pm.

Under the baton of our founder, Mark Andrew-James, and featuring guest soloist Simon Ballard, this will be a night to remember!

The programme for this concert:

Opening of Also Sprach Zarathustra (new sunrises)
Peer Gynt Suite No 1 (sunrises, sad passings, defiance)
Greig Piano concerto (re awakenings of forgotten passions)
Interval
New World Symphony (we are all re awakening into this one!)
Tickets available now at: Buy Tickets | SUSSEXSUSSEX (ssomusic.co.uk)

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Of course, our regular Christmas event will feature all of the usual SSO favourites too!


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. Take a look at our concert schedule and book your tickets today.

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.

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If you’d like to hear what we sound like, here’s a recent performance of “Nimrod” from Elgar’s Enigma Variations…

Listen to some more of our live concerts here and then buy your ticket to our next performance.

Our CD of works by Paul Carr is available from Amazon – including mp3 downloads!