Introducing the Orchestra

The Portobello Orchestra is made up from a lively, friendly, innovative group of amateur musicians. It meets on Monday evenings in term time for rehearsals, and gives three or four public concerts a year. The distinctive ethos of the orchestra is its friendliness and openness to all who are enthusiastic about playing music, including those with limited experience of orchestral playing.

Social life extends beyond the rehearsals. Many members meet for a drink after Monday rehearsals. Chamber music sessions are set up on other evenings by individual members of the orchestra. There is an annual away weekend and orchestra tours over long weekends are arranged every two to three years.

There are currently vacancies for trumpet and string players. We are particularly keen to recruit more violinists. Click here to find out how to join us.


Sam Jones
George Mattar

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Next concert

Saturday 2nd April 2022 7.30pm

St. Peter's Church
90 Kensington Park Road
London W11 2PN

A concert of classical music
Mozart An Opera Overture
Piano Concerto No3 in C minor Op. 37
Soloist: Seunghye Park
Haydn Symphony No. 103 in Eb Major - The Drumroll
The Portobello Orchestra is a registered charity no 1081212
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