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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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.

Rehearsal Update


Please note there will be NO REHEARSAL on Tuesday 19 March.  The first rehearsal for our summer concert will be on Tuesday 26 March.


There will be an orchestral rehearsal for the Greenock Philharmonic concert on Friday 22 March in Balshagray Victoria Park church, starting at 7.30pm.  The rehearsal on Saturday 23 March will start at 2.00pm in Lyle Kirk, Greenock.

Spring Concert


Saturday  16 March 2019 @ 7.30 pm

Sherbrooke Mosspark Church, Nithsdale Road, G41 5AD


Guest Conductor : Robert Baxter

Leader : Hazel McDonald

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In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation introduced in 2018, GCO has implemented updated policies and procedures to ensure our compliance with this important new law.   To read our Data Protection and Retention Policy, please click on the link below.

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Greenock Philharmonic Choir


The GCO will once again be accompanying the Greenock Philharmonic Choir in their Spring Concert, which this year take place on Saturday 23 March in the Lyle Kirk, Newark Street, Greenock.  Highlights of the concert include Handel’s popular Zadok the Priest, and music by John Rutter.

Great Concert !

Well done everybody !