LOG IN. We are an amateur orchestra based in Croydon Since its formation in , the orchestra has offered enthusiastic amateurs, with a range of abilities, the opportunity to play together in an atmosphere which aims to promote enjoyment in music making. David Porter was Musical Director from until this year. The orchestra has now appointed Dr. Brian Wilshere as its new MD. Read more The ensemble has a current membership of about New members are welcome in all sections, especially Strings. Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings from 8. The repertoire encompasses many classical works as well as those of a lighter nature in addition to some interesting and accessible contemporary pieces.
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All the list of conducting masterclasses, workshops, competitions around the world. We are the South London Sinfonia , which is a non audition orchestra founded in This is also where we hold our performances which are about three per year. We have approximately 24 members at the moment and can call upon up to six other guest members for concerts. We have been steadily increasing membership during and hope to increase to thirty members in The make up is approximately:.
Building on the success of their return to live indoor performance last month, City of London Sinfonia CLS will return to Southwark Cathedral this autumn with six socially distanced performances. The Restore and Revive concert series features hand-picked favourites from CLS musicians across three concerts, in an uplifting and invigorating series that celebrates the long-awaited reconnection with audiences through the revival of live music performance. Audiences will be able to experience the concert series in flexible and socially distanced seating configurations positioned in the nave or in-promenade taking in the architecture and acoustics throughout the cathedral.
The South London Sinfonia has announced its concert dates for the season. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Email Address. Sign me up! News, views and analysis about the people of Croydon, their lives and political times in the diverse and most-populated borough in London. Based in Croydon and edited by Steven Downes. To contact us, please email inside. Inside Croydon.