General Information

Darlington Orchestra


Following recent government guidance and the developing national situation with novel coronavirus, David and the Committee have decided to temporarily suspend orchestra rehearsals until further notice.


Summer Concert. CANCELLED owing to COVID-19 We hope there will be a Winter Concert in January at The Dolphin Centre, Darlington DL1 5RP.



Click here to listen to extracts from the January 2018 concert

The Extracts are:

Sonatina Symfonicka By Antonín Dvorák
Ave Maria By G. Caccini, soloist Sophia Nikolaiets
Soundtrack Highlights By John Williams
Abba Medley By Beny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Stig Anderson (with audience participation)

It  is planned to periodically change the extracts. Watch this space.

David Plews – Conductor
Winner of the Darlington Evolution Award for Outstanding Leadership.

The Darlington Orchestra is a community orchestra featuring local amateur musicians. We perform two regular concerts per year and occasionally participate in other events. On our Press Comments page you can read the reviews The Northern Echo and What’s On Darlo wrote of some of our concerts.

St Thomas Aquinas Church Hall, North Road, Darlington, DL1 2PU
Tuesdays 7.00 for 7.15 to 9.00 pm
No rehearsals:

28th January 2020
18th February 2020
7th April 2020
14th April 2020
26th May 2020
Concert takes place on 4th July 2020
7th July 2020
14th July 2020
21st July 2020
28th July 2020
4th August 2020
11th August 2020
18th August 2020
25th August 2020
1st September 2020
27th October 2020
22nd December 2020
29th December 2020
Concert takes place on 30th January 2021
2nd February 2021
16th February 2021

New members are always welcome. –Contact Us

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