27 Jul 2018:
We now have a
with more information about our new bursary student conductor Stefano Boccacci.
The works which he will be conducting in each HSO concert are now indicated on the
relevant concert pages.
16 Jul 2018:
We are delighted to announce that the Bob Harding Bursary for Young Conductors for the 2018-19 season
has been awarded to Stefano Boccacci, nominated by the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
We enjoyed his audition rehearsal immensely and look forward to working with him during the season.
13 July 2018:
Here's a review of the recent HSO concert, by Stuart Reed, for Music In Portsmouth:
Review: Havant Symphony Orchestra Summer Concert:
29 Jun 2018:
The Havant Orchestras Newsletter for July 2018
is now available, including additional information about the
at Oaklands School, Waterlooville, on Saturday 7th July,
and Stella's thoughts on her recent trip to Berlin.
11 May 2018:
2018-19 season announced!
The programme of
Havant Orchestras concerts for the 2018/19 season
is now available on this website, together with information about
booking season tickets.
See the news item for details.
See our Events page for many more
local classical music events (mainly amateur orchestral concerts) around the region.
Sat 22 Sep 2018, 7.30pm:
Popular Classics HSO concert
at Hayling Island Community Centre, conducted by Richard Miller, our 2017-2018 student conductor ,
with cello soloist Ruth Hallows – von Suppé, Haydn, Brahms
Sat 13 October 2018, 7.30pm:
Next HCO concert
at Ferneham Hall, Fareham, with conductor Robin Browning and
soloist Robert Blanken – Mozart and Haydn
Sat 1 Dec 2018, 7.30pm:
Next HSO concert
at Oaklands School, Waterlooville, conducted by Jonathan Butcher
with piano soloist Dinara Klinton – Handel arr. Elgar, Holst, Ravel, Vaughan Williams