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Dates, Events & Projects

If a member needs help and support in lock-down please contact a member of committee and we will do what we can to help.

Rehearsal Schedule May to July 2021

13 May      Online rehearsal - play through. Zoom details will be emailed.

22 May     Outdoor Rehearsal

23 May     Reserve date for outdoor rehearsal. NB This will be held online in the case of bad weather.

Rehearsals at Hodgson Academy Sports Hall on Thursday evenings. NB A rehearsal schedule will be emailed in due course. Music has been emailed to all players. You will need to bring a face covering, a music stand and a chair.

Thursday 27th May - full orchestra

Thursday 3rd June

Thursday 10th June

Thursday 17th June

Thursday 24th June

Thursday 1st July

Saturday 3 July  afternoon rehearsal and evening concert.

Online Activities 2021


We will be continuing our virtual coffee breaks on Thursday evenings on Zoom at 7.30pm.

The link to join us on Zoom will be emailed.

21 January          Virtual Coffee Break

23 January          BSO String Day afternoon  2-3.30pm (Tickets £4 adults £1 Under 19s from Trybooking)

28 January          Come & Play - Brahms 4

4 February           Launch of Life on Pause on Facebook and YouTube

11 February         Virtual Coffee Break

25 February         Virtual Coffee Break - Guest Speaker Alex Webb - Light Music

11 March              BSO Come and Play - Sibelius V

25 March              Virtual Coffee Break

15 April                 Virtual Coffee Break

24 April                 BSO String Day afternoon  2-3.30pm (Tickets £4 adults £1 Under 19s from Trybooking)

We aim to restart rehearsals in person at the end of May. Prior to this we hope to have an online play through.

29 April                 Drop in to connect to zoom

Useful Documents

Lock-down Come & Plays 2020

12 November - Beethoven 7

26 November - Tchaikovsky V

10 December - Christmas Online Come and Play

Virtual Coffee Breaks 2020

Weekly meeting on Thursday evenings. Details are emailed weekly.

AGM Chair's Report October 2020

The document below is a review of 2019-2020 and was presented at the online AGM on 22 October 2020.

Remind yourself of

- what we did BC - Before COVID

- what we achieved AC - After COVID

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