Set up in 1951, the Sicilian Symphonic Orchestra, composed of 92 member, is one of the largest in Italy, together with the RAI National Orchestra in Turin and the St. Cecilia National Orchestra in Rome. Throughout its history, it was one of the main actors of many key seasons for musical culture and its diffusion, and played a major role in the Sicilian and Italian music scene. The Sicilian Symphonic Orchestra participates every year to many relevant national and international events. The orchestra is based in the evocative Politeama Garibaldi Theatre. Thanks to the partnership, guests can enjoy a 20% reduction on ticket prices and are invited to various activities taking place in the theatre.