Shrewsbury Orchestral Society

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Our next concerts are:

22nd June 2022 – 7.30pm, The Abbey, Shrewsbury

Farrenc Symphony no.1 and Beethoven Pastoral Symphony

13th July 2022, Shrewsbury Castle

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Spring 2022 concert

Wednesday, 6th April 2022

7.30 pm, Alington Hall, Shrewsbury School, SY3 7AT

The second concert in Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra's 2021-2022 season.

Conducter – John Moore
Soloist – Gareth Brynmor John, Baritone
Leader – Alex Postlethwaite

Programme:

• Lili Boulanger – D'un matin de printemps
• Gustav Mahler – Songs of a Wayfarer (Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen)
• Jean Sibelius – Symphony no 2

 

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About the Society

Shrewsbury Orchestral Society was founded in 1888, making it one of the oldest amateur orchestras in the country. The Society operates as a registered charity with the purpose of "educating the public in the art and science of music".  A Committee of volunteers organise a minimum of 3 concerts each year of orchestral works usually including a symphony or other substantive work.