Financial Information

Symphony Nova Scotia prioritizes careful financial management. During a normal season, more than 74% of all annual costs are directed onstage, allowing the orchestra to perform over 100 times per year to more than 75,000 Nova Scotians.


Earned revenue: 4%
Private sector revenue: 37%
Public sector revenue: 59%
Donated materials % services: <1%


Artistic: 48%
Concert production: 14%
Outreach, Education, NSYO: 6%
Marketing: 9%
Development: 6%
Donated materials & services: <1%
Administration: 17%                           

Financial statements

Click here to view our 2021/22 Financial Statements [PDF].

Click here to view our 2021/22 Annual Report.

Click here to view our 2021/22 to 2023/24 Strategic Plan.

Our financial statements are released annually at our Annual General Meeting, held each fall. To stay up to date, sign up for our e-newsletter here to get our financial information sent directly to your inbox.

Learn more about giving

We’d love to hear from you! To find out more about supporting your Symphony, please contact:
Jordan Fisher, Associate Director of Development, 902.421.4403.