About the Orchestra
Sheffield Philharmonic Orchestra
Sheffield’s Flagship Amateur Orchestra since 1945
Musical Director - George Morton
|Chair - Sophie Anderson
Secretary - Meg Burton
Treasurer - Neil Kelly
|Membership Secretary – Helen Gibson
Librarian – Rita Everatt
Concert Manager - Geoff Olner
Publicity Officer - Alex Burns
|Upper String Rep – Hannah Brighton
Lower Strings Rep – Rachel Sever
Wind Rep – Miriam Blackwood
Brass & Percussion Rep – Jamie Hollings
Marie Boswell - Violin
Wouter Servaas - Cello
Sian Johnson - Principal Oboe
Alaster Yoxall - Bass Trombone
Ted Watterson - Timpani
The SPO is a friendly and welcoming orchestra. We've got some really exciting performances planned and we currently have vacancies for violin, viola and Double Bass players of grade 6+ standard.
We Rehearse on Tuesday evenings during term time (7.30-9.45pm) at the Victoria Hall (adjacent to the Crucible Theatre).
We also run a deps/waiting list, so even if we don't have a seat available for your instrument then please do get in touch with us via our 'Contact Us' page and say hello!