DATES & EVENTS 2017-18
Term dates for 2017-8 can be found here.
The Summer 2017 term starts on Saturday, April 22nd. All are welcome to join any week; either contact us in advance through our website contact form or just turn up on a Saturday.
REHEARSALS take place every Saturday morning (except half-term weekend and on special occasions – please check the timetable) from 10.00 to 12.30 with a coffee break at around 11.00. Please bring your own drink but cake is available for purchase.
SUMMER PLAYDAY Sunday 20th August 2017.
We are pleased to welcome conductor Tom Hammond who will guide us through Carl Nielsen’s Suite for Strings Op. 1. For more information and the booking form, click here.
ORCHESTRA SEEKS COMPOSER 2017-2018
The exciting new cycle of our biennial commission of new music is due to begin and we are inviting composers to submit their entries by the deadline of July 31st 2017. Details and application form can be found here and the flyer here.
Our residential weekend near Scarborough, held annually over the May Bank Holiday. The 2017 weekend has now taken place but further information can be found here about the venue, Cober Hill.
Details about the 2018 weekend will be posted on the website at the beginning of the year.
LECTURES and PRESENTATIONS
Occasional sessions which cover topics of general musical interest and are publicised as they arise.
We sometimes hold events in collaboration with other organisations.