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  Next Concert Saturday 25th November 2017 7.30 pm  
Concert Poster — click to view full size

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Where you see the click to play icon, you can click to hear excerpts from the work.
Note the change from our usual Kingston venue.
Holst
Ballet Music from "The Perfect Fool" 
Mozart
Clarinet Concerto K622 in A major
Vaughan Williams
Symphony No 2 "A London Symphony" 
Conductor: Rupert Bond
Leader: Amy Tress
Clarinet: Sheena Balmain
St Andrew's Church, Surbiton
Maple Road
Surbiton  KT6 4AB
Saturday 25th November 2017 7.30 pm
  Poster Gallery  
 
 

Welcome to our poster gallery

Rolling poster show from past concerts. Hover to pause, click to view full-screen.

String players required

We are always keen to recruit new string players, and especially in the violins and cello sections. Read more on the join us page. You can find more on our rehearsal venue, times and schedule on the players page.

Kingston Philharmonia was founded in 1974 by Walter Wurzburger, who had established himself in Kingston as a composer, player, conductor and teacher. He conducted the orchestra for the next twenty-one years.

For 15 years, until April 2013, the orchestra was conducted by Levon Parikian.

Since then, we have appointed a series of guest conductors. In July, 2015, following a highly successful concert, we were fortunate in securing the services of Scott Wilson as our conductor and Musical Director. Scott has now given his last concert with us, and we are currently trialling two excellent candidates for our next two concerts; Rupert Bond for the November 2017 concert and Lewis Gaston for March 2018.

We are now an established part of the musical landscape in Kingston-on-Thames, giving four concerts a year, normally in St Andrew's Church, Surbiton.

We always welcome new players, particularly string players, and especially violins and cellos. We occasionally have vacancies for wind and brass, for which there is an informal audition. Please see the join us page for more details and how to apply.

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