The Academy of St Olave's is the City of York's leading chamber orchestra, based in the beautiful setting of St Olave's Church, Marygate in York.
Our next concert will be on Saturday 24 January 2015 in St Olave's
Concerts 2014/15 Season
- Autumn Concert - 27 September 2014, 8pm
St Olave's Church, York. Directed by Alan George
GLUCK: Overture to Alceste
C.P.E. BACH: Symphony in D, Wq.183
MOZART: Symphony No. 41 in C, K551 The Jupiter
- Winter Concert - 24 January 2015, 8pm
St Olave's Church, York. Guest Conductor: Alasdair Jamieson
SCHUMANN: Overture, Scherzo and Finale in E major, Op.52
POULENC: Organ Concerto (soloist Keith Wright)
HAYDN: Symphony No.104 London
This concert is in aid of the DEC Ebola Crisis Appeal
The ticket price is £12, £11 for concessions and £5 for students
- Searching the Skies - 27 June 2015, 8pm
Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York
BEETHOVEN: Overture The Consecration of the House Op 124
BLAKE: Searching the Skies
BEETHOVEN: 9th Symphony with the Yorkshire Bach Choir
Celebrating twenty years of Jessie's Fund
The ticket price is £16, £14 for concessions
- Saturday 19th September, 2015
- Saturday 23rd January, 2016
- Saturday 25th June, 2016
Tickets for the January concert are available in advance from:
Visit York, 1 Museum Street, York YO1 7DT, Tel: 01904 550099
You can also buy tickets at the concert venue, from 1 hour before the start of the concert.
Tickets for the June concert are available in advance from:
Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall Box Office
Monday to Friday, 1.00-3.30pm; Wednesdays 1.30-4.00pm.
Tel. 01904 322439; email: email@example.com
How to Find UsSt Olave's Church is on Marygate in the Bootham area of York.
Getting there: For car drivers the nearby Marygate car park (postcode YO30 7DT) is large and easy to find, being just off Bootham (the A19). York's Park & Ride and other scheduled bus services run conveniently close, and the church is also only ten minutes walk from the station.