Our Spring concert at Victoria Halls was a great success.
We will resume ourSaturday morning  rehearsals at  St. Michael's Church Hall , William Street in September.

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Lomond and Clyde Community Orchestra aims to encourage the playing of music in the community. Membership is open to players of all ages and all abilities. The Orchestra meets once a week for rehearsals in St Michael's Church Hall, William Street, Helensburgh from 10.00 to 12.00 noon from autumn through to spring. We are currently in the process of appointing a new conductor and will have more news about this in September.  We give two major concerts each year plus additional performances around Christmas time.

We run an active program of encouraging and helping players. As well as our conductor, we also welcome specialist tutors in strings, wind, brass and percussion to teach the sections of the Orchestra during some Saturday morning sessions. We would like to maintain this program as far as possible, and seek sponsors to help us achieve this. If you would like to help please contact us.

Join us

The Orchestra is always looking for new members. Please contact us if you would like to come along and try out the Orchestra. Or just turn up at St. Michael's Hall on a Saturday in the autumn or spring term time before 10 am.

sample 1

We are planning to play this at our next concert on November 27th at Victoria Halls. Inspired by the Lewis Chess Men, it has been written by one of our members and arranged by his colleagues and friends. You can hear an electronic version of the music by clicking on the link below 

Suite Exegimus Video

Next rehearsal

We are currently on our summer break and will resume rehearsals in Spetember 2022

Latest News

Our Spring concert was a great success, eceryone enjoyed playing in public again after the lockdown. we are enjoying a summer break just now but will start rehearsing again in Sptember 2022 

Our Winter concert, featuring a new piece written by one of our members will be at Victoria Halls Helensbugh Sat 27th November at 11am

About Our community

Although we rehearse in Helensburgh our members come from a wide area including Dumbarton, Balloch and Stirling and currently our age range stretches from 9 years to 85years! We welcome families and players of all abilities, just come along with your instrument and a music stand. We pride ourselves on the friendly nature of our rehearsals.