Petersfield Orchestra


Noticeboard posts:
26.03.24 Review: Petersfield Orchestra at the Petersfield Musical Festival
06.03.24 Profile: Jamie Cochrane, pianist
19.11.23 Review: Tchaikovsky’s Christmas Nutcracker
31.10.23 Preview: Tchaikovsky’s Christmas Nutcracker
01.07.23 Review: Petersfield Orchestra summer concert
25.03.23 Romantic masterpieces uplift and inspire
24.11.22 Review: A special concert of Tchaikovsky

Petersfield Orchestra is proud to have been a part of the musical life in Petersfield for over 90 years. Our aim is to provide our members with challenging, rewarding and enjoyable music to rehearse, leading to participation in memorable concerts.

We give three concerts each year in the Petersfield Festival Hall, in November, March and June, with the March concert forming part of the Petersfield Musical Festival.

Performer Details
    Events by this performer
    June 20, 2024
    Leader: Helen Purchase Conductor: Robin Browning Mendelssohn – Overture: ‘The Hebrides’ (‘Fingal’s Cave’ Op. 26)Mendelssohn Violin Concerto Op.64, Soloist: Alexandra PeelBeethoven – Symphony No.7 Op. 97 With Alexandra Peel. A free pre-concert event at 6.30 in the Hall.Tickets £5 –...
    March 21, 2024
    Read a review. Robin Browning, conductorJamie Cochrane, piano (pictured) Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto no. 2Smetana: BlaníkDvořák: Symphony no. 8 In this showpiece concert, Robin Browning conducts the Petersfield Orchestra in three classic works from eastern Europe. Smetana’s Blaník, the last of...
    November 16, 2023
    Read preview notes and a review. Petersfield OrchestraLeader: Helen Purchase Conductor: Robin Browning Includes Valentina Seferinova in Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite playing the celesta/piano solo part in the Sugar Plum Fairy. Prokofiev – Lieutenant Kijé Op.60Tchaikovsky – ‘Nutcracker’ Suite Op. 71aSibelius...
    June 15, 2023
    Read preview notes and a review. Leader: Helen Purchase Conductor: Robin Browning Anton Bruckner: Overture in G minorCamille Saint-Saëns: Violin Concerto no 3 in B minor with soloist Mathilde Milwidsky (pictured)Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 5 in C minor A...
    March 23, 2023
    Read a review. Soloist: Cordelia WilliamsConductor: Robin BrowningLeader: Helen Purchase Mendelssohn Overture: A calm sea and a prosperous voyage,Schumann Piano concerto in A minor op. 54Elgar Variations on an original theme (‘Enigma’) op.36 Pre-concert talk at 6.30 pm. Cordelia Williams,...
    November 17, 2022
    Read preview notes and a review. Leader: Helen Purchase Conductor: Robin Browning Tchaikovsky: Fantasy-Overture: Romeo & Juliet in B MinorTchaikovsky: Symphony No.4 in F minor Op. 36Arutiunian: Trumpet Concerto in A flat major played by Lucy Humphris Free pre-concert event...
    June 23, 2022
    Read preview notes. Nielsen – Helios OvertureDvorak – Cello Concerto: Soloist Mikhail LezdkanSibelius – Fifth Symphony Pre-concert talk at 6.30pm. Tickets £5 – £18. Also available from One Tree Books in Lavant Street, 01730 261199. View the poster.
    March 24, 2022
    Read a review and watch a video of the Saint-Saëns. Schumann Overture, Scherzo & FinaleSaint-Saëns Piano Concerto no 2 in G minor, Op. 22. – Soloist Valentina Seferinova [piano]Brahms Symphony no 4 Robin Browning – conductor. Petersfield’s own orchestra returns...