postheadericon Welcome

Welcome to the official page of PACSO, the Players Association of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra. We are the core musicians of your Charleston Symphony. This website is created, maintained, and supported by the musicians of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra. The opinions expressed here represent the personal viewpoints of the musicians. None of the opinions expressed here are made on behalf of, or are intended to represent, those of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Association.


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postheadericon The Musicians' Mission

As we face uncertain times and challenges that will affect our orchestra’s future, please know that our goal is to remain a valuable asset to this wonderful community and to “keep the music playing”. Music has the power to inspire, and we hope that we will continue to have the opportunity to do so for many years to come.


postheadericon CSOA Mission Statement

The Charleston Symphony Orchestra has been a partner in weaving the cultural fabric of Charleston since 1936. The Orchestra’s mission is to promote the enjoyment and appreciation of music among visitors and residents of the Charleston area, and to make music a vital part of the area’s cultural life. Its artistic excellence, youth education programs, and community outreach have made the Charleston Symphony Orchestra a central component in the rich cultural foundation of this region.