Tag: Brixton Chamber Orchestra

Book now for the BCO Roving Band

Brixton Chamber Orchestra is taking its Roving Band onto the streets for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee bank holiday weekend celebrations. It received such flood of...

Brixton photographer’s orchestra images win gold

Locally based photographer Michael Wharley has won gold in the documentary section of this year’s Association of Photographers awards for his series of portraits...

In tune with Brixton …

As the Brixton Chamber Orchestra continues its tour of local housing estates, Simone Richardson meets marketing manager Silas Armstrong and more of the many...

Brixton’s very own orchestra needs your help

An evening of sublime music and superb images backed up by free beer and rum last night (4 November) launched the latest phase in...

Let The Brixton Chamber Orchestra put a smile on your face

https://youtu.be/nTIxA5fV6aI Smiling faces, delicious food and glorious live music ranging from grime to Bartók, via Riverdance and disco – ALL FOR FREE! It must be...

Railton Road taster for free orchestra gigs

https://youtu.be/ys0ZQbpbDso The joyful noise of the Brixton Chamber Orchestra greeted residents and commuters on Railton Road this morning (1 April) as members paraded from Herne...

Magic music and a Brixton Christmas

Whatever kind of music you love, Brixton uses it it to lift your spirits … Simone Richardson loves it all From its own chamber orchestra,...

Even my children loved it!

Free live classical music combined with great soulful singing and hip-hop, all conducted by Matthew O’Keeffe, artistic director of the Brixton Chamber Orchestra. Simone Richardson listened...

Brixton Chamber Orchestra tours housing estates

The Brixton Chamber Orchestra kicks off a free open-air socially distanced tour of seven Lambeth housing estates today (13 August). The orchestra plays music...

Xmas lights switch on 29 November

Brixton's Christmas lights sponsored by Brixton BID will be switched on by the Mayor of Lambeth on 29 November at 7pm at the Christmas...

‘My London’ theme for performing arts festival

St Michael’s arts festival 3-20 October, based in the Stockwell church, will feature leading names in the performing arts, writes Anetha Sivananthan. Led by Matthew...

Brixton Chamber Orchestra – rapping to Tchaikovsky

Brixton-based journalist and composer Robert Hugill reviews a recent performance by the genre-busting Brixton Chamber Orchestra   Brixton Chamber Orchestra, a lively ensemble of 15 classically...

School Ground Sounds young artists make and record music from scratch

Brixton based School Ground Sounds has produced an eight-track album working with ten young people who wrote, performed and created the music. The charity works...

Brixton Chamber Orchestra fundraises for tenants’ hall music recitals

Brixton Chamber Orchestra (BCO) is fundraising to bring a series of music recitals to tenants’ halls across Lambeth over the holidays, with the orchestra...