AGM: Click here to download notice of the AGM, which will take place on Sunday 23rd September 2018 at 5.30pm at The Newport Village Hall, Newport, Essex.
Member Subscriptions and Gift Aid: Please submit your subscription to our treasurer - £50/yr or £15/concert (first rehearsal free for newcomers), or by electronic payment to "Saffron Walden Orchestral Society – SWSO", at Barclays Bank Plc, sort code. 20-00-87, Acct. 90850217. If you are a taxpayer you can make your subscription worth 25% more to the orchestra at no cost to yourself, by making it under the Gift Aid scheme. You can also help the orchestra minimise its administration costs by paying your subscription annually by standing order. Download the Gift Aid (.doc), and return it completed to our treasurer.
Please don't regard subscriptions as optional; the orchestra does have significant costs to cover.
This season's concert dates:
- Sunday 17 June 2018, 3pm (Joint SWSO / SWCS concert)
- Saturday July 7 2018, 7:30pm, Clavering Church - strings "Ensemble Zaffrano"
- Sunday September 30, 2018, 3pm - Children's concert, narrated by James Mayhew
- Saturday 13 October 2018, 7:30pm - The Planets, Thaxted Church
- Sunday 11 November 2018, 3pm - World War I memorial concert, in association with the United Nations
- Sunday 10 February 2019, 3pm - American Classics concert
- Saturday 11 May, 2019, 7:30pm - Mahler - Symphony No. 1
- Sunday 30 June, 2019, 3:00pm - Film music concert
American Classics concert - Sunday 10th February 2019, 3pm, Saffron Hall
- Gershwin: Cuban Overture
- Barber: Adagio
- Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
- Hanson: Symphony No.2 "Romantic"
|Sunday||Jan 13, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||Jan 20, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||Jan 27, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||Feb 3, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Friday||Feb 8, 2019||7:30-9:30pm||SW County High School (E7)|
|Sunday||Feb 10, 2019||10am-1:00pm||Saffron Hall|
Nature concert - Saturday 11th May 2019, 7.30pm, Saffron Hall
- Dvorak: In Nature's Realm
- Mahler: Blumine
- Sculthorpe: Kakadu
- Mahler: Symphony No.1
|Sunday||April 7, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||April 14, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||April 28, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||May 5, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Friday||May 10, 2019||7:30-9:30pm||SW County High School (E7)|
|Saturday||May 11, 2019||2:30-5:30pm||Saffron Hall|
Film Music concert - Sunday 30th June 2019, 3pm, Saffron Hall
|Sunday||June 2, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||June 9, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||June 16, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Sunday||June 23, 2019||6:30-9:30pm||Newport Village Hall|
|Friday||June 28, 2019||7:30-9:30pm||SW County High School (E7)|
|Sunday||June 30, 2019||10am-1:00pm||Saffron Hall|
2019/20 concert dates:
Tickets for our concerts in or near Saffron Walden are generally available from:
- For events at Saffron Hall – online, tel. 0845 548 7650 or in person at the box office
- For events in Saffron Walden including Saffron Hall - Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre, 1 Market St, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1HR, tel. 01799 524002
- On the door
For more details on any of our events, please do feel free to contact us.
All programme information subject to confirmation
Concert dress: all black, no jackets