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The orchestra enjoys regular rehearsals on Monday evenings 

from 7.15pm to 9.30pm, in Newcastle-under-Lyme.

See the rehearsal dates, venues and schedule below. 

We have a short break half way through without refreshments due to space.


We are always on the look out for new members (recommended minimum age 16).

If you would like to come and join us (subject to you meeting certain levels of performance) do get in touch. In the first instance contact our Orchestra Manager, Pam Booth. Use the Contact Form here>

Usual Rehearsal Venue

Newcastle-under-Lyme School 

Vessey Terrace 




At the top of Vessey Terrace, on the right,

on the junction with Victoria Road.


Car parking on site, and roads nearby.


If you have any queries

please contact us by the Contact Form


Rehearsal Schedule

2023-2024 Season

Usual start time - 19:15

Juan Ortuno conducting

29 April: No Trombones or Trumpets Bruch, Brahms 3,4,1, Bruckner
6 May: No rehearsal
13 May:
No Trombones or Trumpets Bruch, Brahms 3&4, Bruckner
20 May: Full orchestra - Bruckner, Brahms 4,1,2
27 May: no rehearsal
3 June: Full orchestra - Bruckner, Brahms 4&1, Bruch 1&2
10 June:
Contrabassoon included Full orchestra - Bruckner, Brahms 4,2,3, Bruch 3
17 June: Bruch
 with Soloist


On the day 22nd June:

Ladies - all black

Gents - open necked black shirts and black trousers, no ties


3pm start

4pm with Soloist

5pm Finish

7pm Warm-up

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