Orchestras

Bury Friendly Orchestra is a community orchestra. We rehearse during term time on Tuesdays. If you are interested in joining the orchestra, or would like to play with us as a soloist, please email us at buryfriendlyorchestra@gmail.com

Cambridge Graduate Orchestra consists of graduates, post graduates, fellows, mature students and other interested instrumentalists from within the university and city of Cambridge. Rehearsals occur throughout the calendar year.

Churchgate Sinfonia - gives regular concerts in Bury St Edmunds.

Colchester Youth Chamber Orchestra - a charitable trust, founded in 1983 to provide young musicians in the North-East Essex and South Suffolk area with an opportunity to perform a range of classical and popular music at public concerts under professional direction.

Essex Symphony Orchestra - gives regular concerts in Essex, with an interesting variety of programmes and high quality soloists.

Haverhill Sinfonia - a full symphony orchestra whose members (amateur and professional) travel from across East Anglia but, with many players coming from London and beyond.

Ipswich Orchestral Society - has been bringing the pleasures of classical music to the audiences of East Anglia since 1902, and has built up an enviable reputation for high-quality amateur music-making.

Sudbury Symphony Orchestra - a full-sized training symphony orchestra that looks to work hard and have fun in preparing for concerts in Sudbury featuring a wide range of classical and light music.

Suffolk Sinfonia - a symphony orchestra based at Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk. Many concerts are given in and around Bury St Edmunds, and the orchestra also gives performances in the surrounding region.

Trianon Music Group comprises a full symphony orchestra and choir who perform 3 concerts annually. In addition small groups of Trianon members participate in Community Concerts helping to raise funds for churches and charities in the region. www.tmg.org.uk

Norfolk Symphony Orchestra - founded in 1971 and has developed from a chamber orchestra into a full size symphony orchestra playing large scale works. The NSO presents a series of concerts each season in and around Norfolk.

Waveney Sinfonia - a classical orchestra based in Lowestoft.

Wolsey Orchestra - having started life as a chamber orchestra, we have now increased in number and have earned the reputation for producing innovative and exciting programmes using repertoire for large-scale Symphony Orchestra. A high level of commitment is required from our members, who attend intensive rehearsals prior to each concert.