The Basingstoke Symphony Orchestra was formed in 1930 by local musicians for the enjoyment of making music through rehearsals and concerts. The 60-strong orchestra meets regularly on Friday nights in Basingstoke.
Mendelssohn Overture A Midsummer Night's Dream
Mozart Flute Concerto in G major K313
Elgar Serenade for Strings
Beethoven Symphony No8 in F major
The BSO's last Fantasy Concert was a huge success, with great music such as Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, and The Firebird Suite. A number of the audience members dressed up for the orcassion.
We were even visited by a storm trooper!
Well done to everyone who took part!... more
Reg Charlick has decided to retire from the orchestra after nearly 60 years of playing.