Welcome to SWSO

Saffron Walden Symphony Orchestra (SWSO) is a community orchestra formed of both professional and amateur players based in and around Saffron Walden in the district of Uttlesford. The Saffron Walden Orchestral Society also oversees the Saffron Walden Children’s Orchestra (SWCO).

Our next concert…

Sunday 11th February, 3pm, Saffron Hall

Music from the Silver Screen

Saffron Walden Symphony Orchestra invites you to a mesmerizing journey through some of the most beloved pieces of film music featuring.

                                   Dances With Wolves SuiteJohn Barry

                                   The Magnificent SevenElmer Bernstein

                                   Apollo 13 –  James Horner

                                   El CidMiklos Rozsa

                                   Gone With the WindMax Steiner

                                   Dr. ZhivagoMaurice Jarre

                                   E.T.John Williams


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 Saffron Walden Symphony Orchestra (SWSO

Saffron Walden Children’s Orchestra (SWCO)

If you are interested in joining the orchestra, please do get in touch. We are always happy to hear from new players. Many of our members travel some distance to play with us; however, we are particularly keen to hear from musicians living near Saffron Walden or in the district of Uttlesford.