Monday, 19 June 2017

Rehearsal schedule 2017-18 – New members welcome

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra's first rehearsal following our summer break will take place on Wednesday 4th October, 7.30pm at Morningside United Church. As ever, we welcome new members,  particularly upper string players.

Our Christmas concert will take place on Wednesday 6th December, 7.30pm at Morningside United, with a programme of classics and Christmas carols, including:

JS Bach          Overture No 1
Boyce             Symphony No 3
Giuliani           Guitar Concerto No 1
Handel            Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

Following the Christmas holiday, the spring term begins on Wednesday 10 January, leading up to a concert on Wednesday 21st March, 7.30pm at Morningside United Church, with a programme to include:

Mendelssohn Symphony No 5 (Reformation)
Saint Saens   Cello Concerto No 1        

Our summer term begins on Wednesday 18th April and will culminate in a concert at Crichton Collegiate Church, Pathhead, Midlothian on the afternoon of Sunday 10th June, at which we will be reprising the Bach Overture, Handel's Arrival of the Queen of Sheba and the Giuliani Guitar Concerto

For further enquiries about joining or details of our concerts please contact us: edinburghchamber@gmail.com

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Summer concert at Crichton Collegiate Church

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will be performing our annual summer concert at the historic Crichton Collegiate Church, Pathhead, Midlothian, on Sunday 4 June at 3pm.
The programme will include the Viola Concerto in G by Telemann and the Suite 'La Bouffonne', also by Telemann.
Audiences are invited to join us for afternoon tea in the garden of the nearby manse following the concert.
Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

Spring concert: Wednesday 29 March – Beethoven and Schubert

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will be playing our spring concert on Wednesday 29 March at 7.30pm at Morningside United Church.


Our programme includes Beethoven's Piano Concert No 1 in C major and Schubert's Symphony No 3  in D major.

Tickets priced: £10 (includes wine and nibbles)

All welcome. Hope to see you there!


Thursday, 12 January 2017

New term begins: Wednesday 18 January 2017

Happy New Year!

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will begin rehearsals for our spring concerts on Wednesday 18 January 2017. As ever, we will be meeting at Morningside United Church, 7.30-9.30pm, including a break for coffee.

New members are welcome, in particular upper strings.

Hope to see you there!

Friday, 2 December 2016

Christmas Concert – Wednesday 7 December 2016

The Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra's annual Christmas concert takes place at Morningside United Church on Wednesday 7 December 2016 at 7.30pm.

The programme includes:

Suite 'La Bouffonne" by GP Telemann
Viola Concerto in G by GP Telemann
Concerto for Two Trumpets – A Vivaldi

as well as a range of traditional Christmas carols.
Entrance (by programme) is available on the door, priced £10, which includes festive nibbles and a glass of wine.

Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Autumn term begins on Wednesday 5 October. New members welcome!

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will begin rehearsals for our Christmas concert at 7.30pm on Wednesday 5 October at Morningside United Church.    
The programme for this term will be the Suite in D and the Viola Concerto in G by Telemann as well as Vivaldi's Double Trumpet Concerto.

As ever, new members are welcome, particularly upper strings.

The Christmas Concert will take place in Morningside United Church on Wednesday 7 December.

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Concert – Sunday 5 June, Prestonkirk, East Linton CANCELLED

Just to let you know: the Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra's forthcoming concert at Prestonkirk, East Linton on Sunday 5 June 2016 at 3pm has been CANCELLED.

The orchestra will be taking a break over the summer, returning to rehearsals in September. Please contact us if you're interested in joining and stay tuned for details of upcoming concerts.