The University of Sussex Symphony Orchestra (USSO) is an orchestra with members from both Sussex and Brighton Universities, as well as members of the public. We are a society within the University of Sussex Students’ Union, and perform both on campus and around Brighton.
We are a Symphony Orchestra with around 70 members from Brighton University, Sussex University, Brighton & Sussex Medical School, as well as members of the general public. We don’t actually know how long the orchestra has existed, but some of our members have been with us for over ten years, so it must be longer… Continue reading About
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It was a mild Sunday evening at the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts as the audience were welcomed into the foyer by the Orchestra’s brass section playing a selection of Christmas carols. The first act was Brahms’ Symphony No. 3 in F major, which set a high standard for the rest of the night.
On the 30th May, we held a Summer Concert in the Meeting House at Sussex University. The sun was setting and the last remaining light swept through the room in a vast array of stained glass colours. The beauty of the lighting, however, was lost on performers who attempted to pick out the black dots of notes from a page which was continuously changing colour.