The Orchestra welcomes all-comers: those with little experience of playing with
groups, re-starters and beginners. The Orchestra is independent and runs itself
informally. Auditions are not required and public concerts are not performed. Most
members are grades 3 to 6; many have not taken exams. The repertoire is broadly
classical and we often surprise ourselves, and our conductor, with what we achieve.
The orchestra meets on Wednesday evenings from 8.00 to 9.30 pm at St John's Church
Hall, Boxmoor, Hemel Hempstead HP1 1JY. New players are welcome to come for a trial
evening with no obligation to stay or pay. Please bring your own music stand. The
cost per term is £36.00 for the twelve evenings. Payment by cheque to the treasurer,
Brian Pigott, made out to Dacorum Recreation Orchestra.
The last session of the spring term is on Wednesday 2 April 2014.
We start again after Easter on Wednesday 23 April 2014.