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Some photos from our March 2020 concert

Some photos from our March 2020 concert

Some photos from our November 2019 concert …

Some photos from our November 2019 concert …

Meet our players: Tim Fosker, Flute and piccolo

Meet our players: Tim Fosker, Flute and piccolo

An occasional Q & A with members of the orchestra Meet Tim Fosker, flute and piccolo player with the NWSO....

From the expert: Dean Wright on Arutunian

From the expert: Dean Wright on Arutunian

Despite the Concerto for Trumpet being one of Arutunian’s best-known pieces, it certainly is not a staple of the classical...

An interview with Dean Wright

An interview with Dean Wright

At a recent concert, we had the pleasure of performing Arutunian’s Concerto for Trumpet with Dean Wright, principal trumpet of...

An interview with Richard May

An interview with Richard May

At a recent concert, we had the privilege of performing the Elgar cello concerto with one of the UK’s foremost...

Autumn 2018 concert – American Greats

Autumn 2018 concert – American Greats

A great start to the 2018/19 season A big thank you to all who came along to our first concert...

On Gershwin, playing piano during a storm and a career in hairdressing—a conversation with Paul Turner

On Gershwin, playing piano during a storm and a career in hairdressing—a conversation with Paul Turner

At a recent concert we had the pleasure of welcoming back renowned pianist Paul Turner, who has previously performed Gershwin’s...

Meet our players: Mervyn Stephens, French Horn

Meet our players: Mervyn Stephens, French Horn

Meet Mervyn, French horn player par excellence, thwarted artist and long-suffering but now retired (and missed!) NWSO committee member. Can...

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