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…

Saturday 27th November 2021, 7.30pm, Saffron Hall

Jacob Bride – Der Trommler (new commission)

Rachmaninov – Piano Concerto No. 2 (Stephen Smithers)

Glass – Symphony No. 4 “Heroes”


Tickets available online, tel. 0845 548 7650 or in person from the box office

Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre, 1 Market Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1HR, tel. 01799 524002

For more details, please do feel free to contact us by email at enquiries@saffronsymphony.org, or follow us:

 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.