Glasgow Chamber Orchestra

The Glasgow Chamber Orchestra is a charity registered in Scotland No SC022256

The Orchestra is affiliated to Making Music Scotland - Supporting & Championing Voluntary Music

Welcome to the Glasgow Chamber Orchestra !

The GCO is an amateur orchestra based in Glasgow, and has been making music for over 60 years. We give 3 main concerts each year in March, June and November.  You can find out lots more about the orchestra and its music in the pages of this web-site.  Hopefully, you will be encouraged to come along to a concert, or if you are a musician, you may be interested in joining us.  We invite you to browse through the site, and if you need more information, there is a Contacts Page so that you can get in touch.

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Rehearsal Update

The next rehearsal on Tuesday 24 April will be a STRINGS-only rehearsal, starting at 7.30pm in Balshagray Victoria Park church.

Please also remember to bring along prizes for our monthly and concert raffles each Tuesday.

Join the GCO !

The GCO is always on the look-out for new players. Details on vacancies and how to join the orchestra can be found by clicking the link below.

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Saturday 2 June 2018 at 7.30pm

Sherbrooke Mosspark Parish Church,
Nithsdale Road, Glasgow

Conductor : Peter Cynfryn Jones

Leader : Hazel McDonald

Summer Concert


Coriolan Overture Op 62


Symphony No 1 Op 25
              'Classical Symphony'


Symphony No 38 K504 'Prague'


Symphony No 101 'The Clock'

Spring Concert

We now have available a small supply of CDs of our Spring Concert.  These can be purchased on a first come first served basis from Wendy, at a cost of £10 each .

To hear a snippet of the pieces from this CD, click through to our Recordings Page.  Some photos from the day are also viewable by clicking the second button below.

Recordings Photos

Go to our Concerts Page to read more about this exciting concert.

GCO Strings on the Road!

The strings of the GCO are in demand once again, this time to accompany the Kelvin Choir at their Spring Concert on Saturday 12 May, starting at 7.30pm.   The programme comprises Durufle’s Requiem and Bob Chilcott’s Gloria.

Tickets will be available via the Kelvin Choir web-site (, from members of the Kelvin Choir, or can be purchased at the door on the night.