Bristol Symphony Blog

December 23, 2019

Well what a year 2019 has been for Bristol Symphony Orchestra. We collaborated with the incredible Dakhla for our summer concert, had a commissioned percussion concerto by our conductor William Goodchild performed by rising star Harriet Riley, whilst raising money for...

November 19, 2019

Bristol Symphony Orchestra's concert this Saturday will explore all aspects of the heart, and is shaping up to be a memorable and emotional one on so many levels.

The programme includes a world premiere of a new work for percussion, Heartbeat, by our conductor William G...

Over this last year, Bristol Symphony Orchestra raised £5,241 in support of St Peter's Hospice Room to Care Appeal. Just part of our £16,538.43 total raised for local charities since forming in 2016.

Bristol Magazine questions

by Jessica Hope - The Bristol Magazine

Q. How did you become a composer and conductor? What was your inspiration growing up which made you want to go into the world of music?

A. Inspiration has always come from all sorts of people and places. I...

St Peter's Hospice 40th Anniversary Ruby Dinner - Auction

28 June 2018

Lot 5: Bristol Symphony Orchestra Experience

'Discover your inner maestro and experience a chance to master conducting a 70-piece Symphony Orchestra with Emmy0Winning Conductor and Artist Director of B...

November 8, 2018

Celebrating the Life of Sara Lovell | St George’s Bristol, 24th March 2018 It may have been built as a Chapel of Ease, but trudging up the steps to St. George's


Bidding is now over, we raised £600.00 for the Room to Care Appeal.

We look forward to welcoming Peter Wilde (who won the bidding) as Conductor in training!


Here is your chance to discover your inner maestro and experience conducting a 70-piece symphon...

On Saturday 24th March Bristol Symphony concert is titled Brief Encounter and consists of an emotional and moving programme. The soloists are either related to Sara, or enjoyed a life-long friendship with her.

We did it!

We would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU  to everyone! 

From the players that gave up alcohol for a month, to the supporters who donated and sponsored us. 

We are delighted to announce that we raised £1,135.00 for St Peter's Hospice.

Here some photos of our la...

October 6, 2017

We are very happy to announce that Bristol Symphony Orchestra will be supporting the Room to Care Appeal  starting with our November 2017 concert with Nicola Meecham (concert details here).

St Peter’s Hospice is the only adult hospice for Bristol, South Gloucestershire...

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