Our 2022 - 2023 season has been a great success with the winter concert featuring The Lewis Chess Suite by Julian Ward and the Spring Concert with Carnival of the Animals by Saint-Saens.
We have a short summer term starting on April 22nd until June 10th (excluding bank holiday weekends) and will resume again in the Autumn on Saurday  September 3rd at 10am



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 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. 

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.


We rehearse on Saturday mornings from September to Easter. We meet at St Michaels Church Hall, William Street, Helensburgh from 10am - 12 noon. The hall is open from 9.30am so there is time to set up. If you want to join us please come along to one of our rehearsals, bring your instrument and a music stand, we will provide the music. We have a range of  percussion instruments to play.

If you would like to talk about playing with us details are on the contacts page. 

Concert News

Looking ahead to our Spring concert 2024 , It will be held 23rd March 11am, in Victoria Halls Helensburgh. 

Programme to include:

William Tell Overture


Next rehearsal

Happy 2024!  rehearsals will begin on 6th January at St Michaels Church Hall, William St, Helensburgh. 10am - 12 noon. New and existing members are welcome.