Chester Philharmonic Orchestra

Outstanding Shostakovich

Here are some comments from members of the packed audience for our Shostakovich concert on March 4th. I wanted to let you know how much I enjoyed tonight’s concert. It was brilliant. I have never heard a Shostakovich composition before … Continue reading

All Change for Chairman and Secretary

Following our AGM yesterday we have to announce that the Chairman and Secretary posts have new members in post. The Chairman is now Julia Edwards (Double Bass) and Secretary Alex Stubbs (Bassoon). Chester Philharmonic wish to place on record our … Continue reading

First of the High Five concerts pronounced success!

Comment on our Twitter feed tweeted during the concert interval….Brilliant Weber and Sibelius looking forward to Beethoven’s 5th #DaDaDaDa

Chester City Sheriff to attend November concert

We are pleased to announce that the City’s Sheriff, Councillor Myles Hogg with his Lady Mrs Marilyn Hogg will be our honoured guests at the November concert.

New Season’s Rehearsals

Rehearsals for our next season start in just over 3 weeks time. Yes, it’s nearly time already. We start on 12th September in All Saints Church Centre @ 7.30pm. If you would like to come and join us please contact … Continue reading

Prices frozen

Despite significant increases in the costs of production of our concerts, the orchestra have succeeded in keeping the admission prices the same as the last four years.

Somme 100

One two worded comment sent to us…”Wonderful performance!” Thank you!

Another Great Night

A great night last night, dispite the fact there was too much emphesis on John Williams music – should of perhaps kept the Star Wars scores as a medley instead and there are far more film composers like Jarre’s ‘Laurence … Continue reading


Can I just say how wonderful your performance was on Saturday. I thought the concert was absolutely stunning! Such an eclectic mix of styles too! And as for the young violin soloist – what talent.

Cheers at the St George’s Day Concert

One of several complimentary comments given to us verbally yesterday was from a regular concert goer and was that this St Georges Day concert was the best concert she had recently attended anywhere. Guy Johnston was fabulous and was called … Continue reading