Helensburgh Orchestral Society


In normal times, concerts are held in the Victoria Halls, Helensburgh two or three times a year. Other opportunities to perform are welcomed and will be listed here as details become available.

Information on previous concerts can be viewed here: Orchestra and Concert Archive

Recent concerts have included:

March 2020 (cancelled):

  • Sibelius: Finlandia
  • Weber: Bassoon Concerto (Fergus Butt)
  • Dvorak: Symphony No.4

February 2020 – Sunday afternoon ‘Tea Concert’:

  • Pieces by Stamitz, Elgar, Brahms, Shostakovich, Delibes

November 2019:

  • Malcolm Arnold: Four Scottish Dances
  • Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto (Eve Kennedy)
  • Amy Beach: Symphony in E minor ‘Gaelic’

August 2019 (Arrochar tea concert):

  • Boieldieu: Calife of Baghdad
  • Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 ‘The Pastoral’, 1st Movement
  • Johann Strauss II: ‘Roses from the South’ waltz