The Glasgow Chamber Orchestra is a charity registered in Scotland No SC022256

The Orchestra is affiliated to Making Music - Supporting & Championing Voluntary Music

Glasgow Chamber Orchestra

Welcome to the Glasgow Chamber Orchestra !

The GCO is an amateur orchestra based in Glasgow, and has been making music for over 60 years. We give 3 main concerts each year in March, June and November.  You can find out lots more about the orchestra and its music in the pages of this web-site.  Hopefully, you will be encouraged to come along to a concert, or if you are a musician, you may be interested in joining us.  We invite you to browse through the site, and if you need more information, there is a Contacts Page so that you can get in touch.

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The GCO is always on the look-out for new players. Details on our audition procedure can now be found by following the link below.

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Rehearsal arrangements for next session

GCO rehearsals will resume on Tuesday 10th January at 7.30 pm in Balshagray Victoria Park church, at Broomhill Cross.  

However, things are looking very hopeful for a return to Glasgow Caledonian University from February, after a very positive visit to the university.

Watch this space for more details!

Saturday 18th March 2017 @ 7.30pm

Sherbrooke St Gilbert’s Church, Nithsdale Road, Glasgow


Serenade No 1 in D major

Soloist - to be announced


Symphony No 2

Conductor : Peter Cynfryn Jones

Leader : Hazel McDonald


Tickets for this concert will shortly be available from the Eventbrite web-site.   Tickets will also be available from members of the orchestra, or at the door of Sherbrooke St Gilbert’s Church on the evening of the concert.

Ticket prices are as follows:   

Adults -  £12                  Concessions/Students - £9                         Under 18s - £4

Unfortunately, Anna Douglass, who was to be our soloist at this concert, is now unavailable.   A new soloist will be announced as soon as possible.