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.

Support the GCO !

Did you know that you could become a Sponsor of the GCO ? Both Individual and Business sponsorship opportunities exist to support your orchestra.   Click on the button below to learn all about our new Sponsorship Schemes!

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

Rehearsals continue on Tuesday 26 February at 7.30pm in Balshagray Victoria Park Church, but this time it is in the church sanctuary, as we will be rehearsing with our piano soloist Liana Storey.   A detailed rehearsal schedule including the pieces to be played each week can be found by clicking the button below.   

Spring Concert

Saturday  16 March 2019 @ 7.30 pm

Sherbrooke Mosspark Church, Nithsdale Road, G41 5AD

Guest Conductor : Robert Baxter

Leader : Hazel McDonald



King Stephen overture Opus 117


Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Opus 15

soloist - Liana Storey


Symphony No 4 in C minor "Tragic", D 417

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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.