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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

This autumn, we have the pleasure of welcoming back renowned pianist Paul Turner, who previously performed Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue with...

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...

Last night of the Proms

Last night of the Proms

A great end to the 2017/2018 season Thank you to all who came to our Last night of the Proms...

A (belatedly found) review

A (belatedly found) review

The rhythm of life “At last winter feels behind us and there’s a spring in my step after going to...

Singing Rule Britannia: A conversation with Rebecca Leggett

Singing Rule Britannia: A conversation with Rebecca Leggett

We are very excited to have mezzo-soprano Rebecca Leggett join us as soloist for our summer concert. She will be...

A great evening!

A great evening!

Fun times at our spring concert 2018 If you didn’t make it to our spring concert last Saturday, here are...

Meet our players: Phil Springate, French horn

Meet our players: Phil Springate, French horn

Player profile: Phil Springate, French horn player and one of the longest-standing members of NWSO Meet Phil Springate, member of...

Life as a percussionist: a conversation with Sacha Johnson

Life as a percussionist: a conversation with Sacha Johnson

For our spring concert, we have got a rare treat on the programme: Ney Rosauro’s Concerto No 1 for Vibraphone, one of...

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