THE ACADEMY of ST OLAVE’S – Forthcoming Orchestra Concerts in York

Our next orchestra concert is on 25 January at 8pm in St Olave’s Church York. We shall be playing a lovely programme of music by Mozart, Grieg, Nielsen and Haydn, so do come!

Forthcoming Orchestra Concerts in York, in St Olave's Church*

Saturday 25th January 2020, 8pm

Directed by Alan George

The concert will be in aid of Accomplish Children’s Trust, a Christian charity supporting children with disabilities and their families in Africa.

  • MOZART: Overture Idomeneo
  • MOZART: Masonic Funeral Music
  • GRIEG: Holberg Suite
  • NIELSEN: Serenata in Vano
  • HAYDN: Symphony No. 99 in E flat

Saturday 27th June 2020, 8pm

With guest conductor John Bryan

The concert will be in aid of Musical Connections, a York charity which runs community choirs and weekly music groups in a range of care and community settings.

  • BEETHOVEN: Overture Coriolan 
  • IVES: The Unanswered Question
  • R. STRAUSS: Oboe Concerto soloist Alexandra Nightingale
  • MOZART: Symphony No. 39 in E flat

Saturday 19th September 2020, 8pm

Directed by Alan George

The concert will be supporting  Jessie’s Fund in its 25th year, helping children with additional and complex needs or serious illness to communicate by using music.

  • BEETHOVEN: Rondino for Wind Octet in E flat
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 1 in C
  • SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 9 in C ‘Great’


Saturday 23rd January 2021, 8pm

Saturday 19th June 2021, 8pm

* Programmes and venues may be subject to change

Entrance to St Olave's Church


Access by ramps, slopes and/or manual doorsSt Olave’s Church can be accessed with a wheelchair. There is a sloping path which avoids the main steps up from Marygate and a wheelchair accessible toilet at the back of the church.


Prices are £14, concessions £13, students £5. Buy online, at the box office, or at the concert venue an hour before the concert.

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy a £20 combi ticket for both June and September 2020, saving upto £8!

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