Wednesday, 15 April 2020

Summer Term and Crichton Concert CANCELLED

We greatly regret that, due to the ongoing situation with Covid-19 and social distancing, we will no longer be going ahead with our summer term rehearsals and the annual concert at Crichton Collegiate Church.

We hope to announce our 2020-21 rehearsal and concert schedule very soon so please watch this space for details.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Monday, 16 March 2020

Concert on Saturday 21st March CANCELLED

In light of the latest advice from government on measures to mitigate the spread of Coronavirus, the Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra has taken the decision to postpone its planned concert on Saturday 21st March 2020.

We will also not go ahead with our rehearsal on Wednesday 18th March.

Further announcements about rehearsals in the summer term will be posted on this site as soon as possible.

Thank you for your support!

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Spring Concert – Saturday 21 March 2020

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will be performing our spring concert in the sanctuary at Greenbank Parish Church on Saturday 21 March at 7.30pm.

The programme includes:

Haydn Concerto for Violin in G Major
Boyce Symphony 8 in D Minor
Mozart Symphony 13 in F Major

Tickets: £10 on the door
Students: £5
Children: Free.

We hope to see you there!

Friday, 3 January 2020

Spring Term begins – Wednesday 8 January 2020

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will begin rehearsals for our spring term on Wednesday 8 January 2020 at 7.30pm at Greenbank Parish Church.

We will be rehearsing for our spring concert on Saturday 21 March, with the programme to include the Haydn Concerto for Violin in G Major, the Boyce Symphony No 5 and the Mozart Symphony No 13.

As ever, we welcome new members.

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Christmas concert: Saturday 7 December 2019

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will be performing our Christmas Concert in the sanctuary at Greenbank Parish Church on Saturday 7 December 2019 at 7.30pm.

The programme includes:

Elgar Serenade for Strings (Slow Movement)
Finzi Romance
Boyce Symphony No 5 (Last Movement)
Haydn Concerto for Organ, Oboes and Trumpets (Last Movement)
... and a selection of Christmas carols.

Tickets: £10 on the door
Students: £5
Children: Free.

We hope to see you there!


Sunday, 3 November 2019

Play4Peace Concert – Sunday 10 November 2019

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will be performing in the Play4Peace concert, which will take place in the Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre at Napier University's Craiglockhart campus on Sunday 10th November, 2pm-3.15pm.

The concert will be performed to mark Remembrance Day and will bring together musicians from across the world, performing in unison.

Last year's concert can be seen here: https://bit.ly/2ltQzxo

You can watch the live stream, from the university's YouTube channel here: https://bit.ly/2kfFrnC

We hope to see you there!

Thursday, 12 September 2019

New term begins: Wednesday 25 September 2019

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra will be returning to rehearsals on Wednesday 25 September, 7.30pm at  Greenbank Parish Church.

As ever we welcome new string players. Either email the orchestra: edinburghchamber@gmail.com or just turn up on the night.

The full year's rehearsal and concert schedule is here:

http://edinburghchamberorchestra.blogspot.com/2019/05/rehearsal-schedule-2019-20-announced.html