Petersfield Orchestra has been nominated in the 'BEST CLASSICAL' category in The News Guide Awards. The awards are an annual celebration of the great and the good in our region’s arts community. Click here to read more about the awards and categories. Click here to vote now. Voting closes at midnight on Sunday 30 December 2018. … Continue reading Vote for us by 30 December 2018 in The News Guide Awards
The orchestra called their concert “A Farewell To Arms.” This was a fitting tribute and they can be very proud.
Just four days after Remembrance Sunday, conductor Mark Biggins will lead a programme that features pieces by four English composers, each of whom was engaged in World War One.
You now have the option to buy concert tickets online, as well as in person or by phone via One Tree Books
We are sorry that two players were not listed in the programme for the last concert: Jenny Arthur, 2nd violin and Johanna Sainsbury, 2nd clarinet (in the first half). This was an oversight for which we are sorry. A change not mentioned because it happened after the programme went to print, was the absence of … Continue reading Player news
We are excited to announce our 2018/2019 season programme! With Mark Biggins at the helm for his second season, we will be performing a varied programme, designed to appeal to audience and players alike. We will start the season with a concert of English music on 15 November to commemorate the centenary of World War … Continue reading 2018/2019 season programme announced
There were almost no empty seats at Petersfield Orchestra’s summer concert in the Festival Hall. This was hardly surprising the whole evening had everything going for it. The programme included two definite crowd pleasers and a lesser known musical gem. It was the newish conductor Mark Biggins’ fourth performance with the ensemble. Helen Purchase, a … Continue reading Concert review: 2018 summer concert
Petersfield Orchestra tackle Beethoven's Eroica in their imminent summer concert, and conductor Mark Biggins at the end of his first year in charge is relishing the challenge. Click to read more...
Players: Please note the following changes to our upcoming rehearsals, which are now reflected on our online rehearsal schedule. Friday 25 May: Sectionals at Churcher's College. Woodwind and horns with Mark Biggins; strings with Leo Geyer. Friday 1 June: Rehearsal cancelled (half-term week) Friday 8 June: Rehearsal with soloists
"The event was eagerly awaited and drew a capacity audience. They were not to be disappointed." Click to read more...