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  • Orchestra members support Canterbury Ukrainian Ladies Choir
  •  Date Posted: Thu, 3 Aug 2023
    Orchestra members support Canterbury Ukrainian Ladies Choir
    Two members of the Canterbury Orchestra- Joanna Chapman (oboe) and her husband David (clarinet) have been supporting the Canterbury Ukrainian ladies choir, who recently performed a concert at St Mildred's Church, Canterbury.  

    Joanna conducts and David arranges the music and plays the piano. It's brilliant to see members of the orchestra supporting the local community. 

  • Concert review: Sunday 2 April 2023
  •  Date Posted: Mon, 10 Apr 2023
    After all our hard work, we received a glowing review from Lark Reviews for our concert on Sunday 2 April 2023. Read it here!
  • We're looking for a new Music Director!
  •  Date Posted: Sun, 26 Mar 2023
    Canterbury Orchestra is looking for a new Music Director! We're seeking an experienced MD with real enthusiasm for working with amateur musicians, strong leadership skills and the ability to inspire us to ever-higher standards. For full details contact

    Closing date for applications: 21 April 2023
  • Our New Leader: Flo Peycelon
  •  Date Posted: Wed, 1 Jun 2022
    We're thrilled to announce that Flo Peycelon will be joining us as leader of Canterbury Orchestra in September 2022.

    Flo is a terrific violinist, with a wide range of experience working with amateur musicians. We're looking forward to working with her as she leads the orchestra to ever higher standards.
  • Collection for DEC Ukrainian Humanitarian Appeal
  •  Date Posted: Thu, 31 Mar 2022

    The orchestra raised £450 for the DEC Ukrainian Humanitarian Appeal at our Spring 2022 concert. Many thanks to our audience, who gave so generously.