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If you are interested in joining the Academy of St Olave’s, then speak to us at one of our concerts or email us at info@academyofstolaves.org.uk

Players in the Academy come from a wide range of backgrounds including teachers, gifted amateurs, students, talented school children and professional players. The minimum standard is Grade 8 and we expect players to have a high level of commitment and enthusiasm.

The Academy of St Olave’s orchestra does not rehearse on a weekly basis – six rehearsals are scheduled over a 2 week period prior to each concert. Rehearsals are mostly in the evenings. The usual pattern of rehearsals is Tuesday – Thursday – Sunday (strings) – Tuesday – Friday – Saturday (afternoon & concert).

Players are invited from a large pool of instrumentalists, according to the forces required. If you would like to play with the orchestra in the future, please contact us by email at info@academyofstolaves.org.uk.

Academy concert in St Olave’s Church, September 2012

Academy concert in St Olave’s Church, September 2012

St Olave's Church in Winter

St Olave’s Church in Winter