Welcome to the Brighton Symphony Orchestra’s Web site! We are the premier community orchestra serving the greater Rochester, NY area. We have provided amateur and professional musicians with a friendly, enjoyable musical experience for over 40 years. Our concerts are held throughout the year in convenient locations around our community.

Please join us for our Spring Celebration Concert on Wednesday, May 24, 2023, at 7:30PM at the Temple B’rith Kodesh Wolk Family Center Auditorium, 2131 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618! Directed by Associate Conductor Jonathan Allentoff, this concert will feature oboe soloist Riesa Cassano and flute soloist Philip Nash. 

Our Orchestra

The Brighton Symphony Orchestra is an all volunteer community service orchestra, sponsored and partially funded by the Town of Brighton’s Recreation, Parks, and Community Services Agency.

Founded in 1974, the B.S.O. performs an annual series of free public concerts and on-site programs at residential institutions around the Rochester area.

Come to our rehearsals and concerts and get to know us!

Get Involved

New string players are welcome to join us without audition.

Limited openings for other instruments may be available.

Please email us at  brightonsymphony@yahoo.com with your instrument and interests.

Rehearsals are held at Brighton Recreation Center, 220 Idlewood Road, Rochester, NY. There is an additional entrance for Brighton Recreation off Winton Road South at Columbus Way (near Westfall Road).