Welcome to The Suncoast Symphony Orchestra Website

Our 2019-2020 and 36th Season has ended.

We look forward to bringing you more music in the Fall of 2020


Dear Suncoast Symphony Orchestra Musicians:

Due to the continued restrictions related to the Coronavirus, please be informed that the Suncoast Symphony Orchestra will not be performing at the Veterans Administration Annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Bay Pines. As a precautionary measure, the V.A. will hold a scaled-down online ceremony on May 25, 2020.

On behalf of the Suncoast Symphony Board of Directors and Maestro Ted DeCorso, please be safe, healthy and enjoy your summer. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday September 2, 2020 to kick off our 37th season.

Musically yours,

Jim Mateka

The orchestra is a member of the Pinellas Arts Foundation and the Clearwater Arts Alliance.

All members of the orchestra donate their time. For anyone interested in joining the orchestra, we currently have openings in all of the string sections and in the percussion section. If you know of a string/percussion musician who would like more information about joining our orchestra please have them contact Jim Mateka.

Rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings from 7:15pm-9:30pm; Downbeat at 7:30pm with Dr. Ted DeCorso at the podium.

Grace Lutheran Church, 1812 North Highland Avenue, Clearwater 33755-2136 Map

Remember to bring a stand and be prepared to play some challenging music!

2020 Best of Clearwater Award

Press Release


Suncoast Symphony Orchestra Receives 2020 Best of Clearwater Award

Clearwater Award Program Honors the Achievement

CLEARWATER March 16, 2020 -- Suncoast Symphony Orchestra has been selected for the 2020 Best of Clearwater Award in the Orchestras category by the Clearwater Award Program.

Each year, the Clearwater Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Clearwater area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2020 Clearwater Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Clearwater Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Clearwater Award Program

The Clearwater Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Clearwater area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Clearwater Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community's contributions to the U.S. economy.

SOURCE: Clearwater Award Program