The Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra was founded in 1975 by the late Edwin Raymond and continues to flourish, with talented local musicians performing a variety of major orchestral works in twice-yearly concerts.   We are delighted to be back after our enforced absence during 2020-21 and are looking forward to welcoming you to our next concert on Saturday 16th October at Stockton Baptist Tabernacle.

Next Concert:

Saturday 16th October, Stockton Baptist Tabernacle, 7.30 pm
Conductor: Ian Denley
Solo Horn: Helen Kuby
Nicolai: Overture ‘The Merry Wives of Windsor’
Mozart: Horn Concerto no. 4
Brahms: Symphony no. 2
We are delighted to have local horn player Helen Kuby as our soloist for Mozart’s most famous horn concerto.  Helen completed a Masters at the Royal Academy of Music and has performed many solo recitals across the UK.   Helen is currently working on research through a part-time Performance Science Masters at the Royal College of Music.  Outreach work is a also big part of Helen’s career and she has worked with various organisations in this area including English National Opera, City of London Sinfonia, Royal Academy of Music and Wigmore Hall.
In addition, our programme includes the beautiful Second Symphony by Brahms, written in 1877, as well as the overture ‘The Merry Wives of Windsor’ by Nicolai.
Tickets are available on the door, from orchestra members or by contacting us on
enquiries@clevelandphil.org.uk (See ‘Contact Us’)

Who we are

The Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra is a full-sized symphony orchestra with about 80 members, which gives two or three challenging concerts each year. Each concert is preceded by two days of intensive rehearsal. Our members come from all over the North of England, and although some are also instrumental teachers, many are not. Membership is by invitation.


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