1893 - 2018 - Our 125th Season

2018/19 marks the 125th season for the Northampton Symphony Orchestra. Please join us to celebrate this season with some exciting concerts and incredible soloists.

The online brochure below is a way of finding out more about the the music we will be sharing this season - click on the image for a concert schedule; interesting content about the programmes and soloists; and links to book your tickets for each concert.

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NORTHAMPTON - March 30th 2019

  • Christ Church NN1 5LL, 7:30 pm;
  • Sir Malcolm Arnold A Sussex Overture
  • W.A. Mozart Concerto for Flute and Harp - Featuring Jenny Dyson, Flute and Elinor Nicholson, Harp
  • Sir Edward Elgar/Anthony Payne Symphony no. 3

CELEBRATION! - June 16th 2019

  • The Derngate Theatre NN1 1DP, 7:00 pm;
  • Sir William Walton Crown Imperial
  • P.I. Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2 - Featuring Peter Donohoe,Piano
  • Richard Strauss An Alpine Symphony
  • Alga Mau Overture: From the Heart of the Rose - a new commission for our 125th Season!

FRIENDS' CONCERT - July 14th 2019 - Exclusively for the Friends of the NSO


  • Frank Bridge Two Old English Dances: Sally in Our Alley and Cherry Ripe
  • P.I. Tchaikovsky March from Symphony no 6
  • Peter Warlock Capriol Suite
  • Edvard Grieg Peer Gynt Suites 1 & 2

This Season's Past Concerts:

  • Fanfare, St. Matthew's Church NN1 4RY;
  • Halvorsen Entry March of the Boyars
  • Dvorak Cello Concerto Op.104 - Featuring Yaroslava Trofymchuk, cello
  • Copland Third Symphony

  • A Victorian Christmas, Spinney Theatre NN3 6DG, including:
  • Bryan Kelly Scrooge - Narrated by our compere, Alan Bell
  • P.I. Tchaikovsky Dances from "The Nutcracker"
  • Lionel Bart Selections from "Oliver!"

  • 1893, Northampton High School NN4 6UU, including:
  • Mikhail Glinka Ruslan and Lyudmila Overture
  • Arthur Benjamin Romantic Fantasy - Featuring Stephen Bryant, violin and Benjamin Roskams, viola
  • Antonin Dvorak Symphony no. 9 "From the New World"

Please note, while the NSO will always endeavour to present concerts as advertised; concert programmes, prices, venues, and soloists are subject to change.