A high quality amateur orchestra based in Bournemouth

Next concerts!

Our next concerts are at 1930 on Saturdays 8 (St Albans Church) and 15 (St Ambrose Church) Jul 2017 (Tickets £10, accompanied children free).

Featured album:

(Rehearsal 11 Jul 2015)

Stop Press! Our next concerts are on Saturday 8 Jul 2017 at St Albans Church, Bournemouth and on Sat 15 Jul 2017 at St Ambrose Church, Bournemouth (Tickets £10, accompanied children free). Please join us then!

21+ Concerto Competition

Since 2012, the Society has run an adult Concerto Competition every 2 years, open (last year) to all musicians aged 21 or over on 30 June 2016.

The winners to date have been:

2012  Jack McNeill (clarinet, Finzi: clarinet concerto) JackMcNeill
2014  Steven Joseph (guitar, Rodrigo: Concerto de Aranjuez)  StevenJoseph
2016  Amarins Wierdsma (violin, Brahms: violin concerto)  AmarinsWierdsma

The Society alternates Concerto Competitions each year. In 2016 we are holding our 21+ Concerto Competition, which has just been won (in a very talented field of 5 finalists from 30 applications) by violinist Amarins Wierdsma, many congratulations to her!