Northern Chamber Orchestra | Past Events

Romance at Christmas 7.00pm

December 10, 2021

Join us for a concert of classical masterpieces, carols and songs at Tatton Park.

Romance at Christmas 3.30pm

December 10, 2021

Join us for a concert of classical masterpieces, carols and songs at Tatton Park.

Manchester: NCO with Chloë Hanslip, violin & director

December 5, 2021

Grieg Holberg Suite op. 40 | Finzi Romance for String Orchestra op. 11 | Elgar Serenade for Strings op. 20 | Shostakovich Sonata for violin, percussion and string orchestra op. 134

Macclesfield: NCO with Chloë Hanslip, violin & director

December 4, 2021

Grieg Holberg Suite op. 40 | Finzi Romance for String Orchestra op. 11 | Elgar Serenade for Strings op. 20 | Shostakovich Sonata for violin, percussion and string orchestra op. 134

Selby: Sounds of Selby

November 3, 2021

The Northern Chamber Orchestra is coming to Selby for a concert of extraordinary music. From classic works by Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Elgar, to pieces taking influence from the streets of Buenos Aires, Romania...and Selby!

Digital: NCO with Steven Osborne, piano

October 3, 2021

James Manson New Work | Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 | Beethoven Symphony No. 4
Available to book until Sunday 3 October 2021.

Barrow: Northern Chamber Orchestra

October 2, 2021

Join the Northern Chamber Orchestra in Barrow for a concert of uplifting, exuberant music.

Manchester: NCO with Steven Osborne, piano

September 26, 2021

James Manson New Work | Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 | Beethoven Symphony No. 4

Macclesfield: NCO with Steven Osborne, piano

September 25, 2021

James Manson New Work | Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 | Beethoven Symphony No. 4

Manchester: Metamorphosis – Strings Concert

July 11, 2021

Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht Op. 4 | Barber Adagio for Strings | R Strauss Metamorphosen (Septet version) - SOLD OUT

Macclesfield: NCO with Matthew Sharp, cello & baritone

May 22, 2021

Warlock Capriol suite | Mozart Madamina, il catalogo e questo (Don Giovanni) | Puccini Crisantemi | Holst Brook Green suite | Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme Op. 33 We are thrilled to return to Macclesfield for our final concert of our 2020-21 season, when we will be joined by our Artist in Association Matthew […]

Online: NCO Soloists with Benjamin Powell, piano

May 2, 2021

Mozart Clarinet quintet | Schumann Piano quintet Tickets: £15 per household, one week’s online access Between Sunday 25 April at 3pm and Sunday 2 May, you can rent the video recording of our concert with pianist Benjamin Powell. The rental costs £15 per household, and you can watch it as many times as you like during this period. You […]

Online: NCO with Chloe Hanslip, violin

April 4, 2021

Mozart Violin Concerto in D | Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence Tickets: £15 per household, one week’s online access Between Sunday 27 March at 3pm and Sunday 4 April, you can rent the video recording of our concert on Saturday 27 March. The rental costs £15 per household, and you can watch it as many times as you like during […]

Online: NCO with Lara Melda, piano

March 7, 2021

Bartok Romanian dances | Mozart Piano concerto no 27 in B flat | Rossini String Sonata No 3 Tickets: £15 per household, one week’s unlimited online access Between Sunday 28 February at 3pm and Sunday 7 March, you can rent the video recording of our concert on Saturday 27 February. The rental costs £15 per household, and you can watch it […]

Macclesfield: NCO with Nicholas Ward, violin

December 5, 2020

Mozart Divertimento in B flat K137 | Borodin Nocturne | Haydn Violin concerto in G (with Nicholas Ward, violin) | Mendelssohn String symphony no 12 in G minor Tickets: £22 stalls, £20 gallery, £15 online Our artistic director and leader, Nicholas Ward, leads the NCO in Haydn’s fourth violin concerto. The first movement is smooth, and plaintive, in sonata form, with concise […]

Online: NCO Soloists

October 11, 2020

Northern Chamber Orchestra Soloists Schubert Quartettsatz in C minor | Baermann – Adagio for clarinet and strings | Beethoven – Septet Between Sunday 4 October at 12pm and Sunday 11 October, you can rent the video recording of our concert at Macclesfield’s Heritage Centre on Saturday 3 October. The rental costs £15 per household, and you can watch it as many […]

Macclesfield: NCO Soloists

October 3, 2020

Schubert Quartettsatz in C minor | Baermann – Adagio for clarinet and strings | Beethoven – Septet Tickets: £22 stalls, £20 gallery, £15 online In celebration of the 250th anniversary year of Beethoven’s birth, our traditional annual NCO Soloists concert gives our principal players the chance to enjoy some of the limelight and features one of his most celebrated chamber […]

Online: Colin Currie, marimba

May 16, 2020

On Saturday May 16th at 7.30pm, we will stream a recording of our January 2020 concert with guest soloist Colin Currie (marimba) and featuring a solo from our principal clarinet, Elizabeth Jordan. This was originally streamed live to care homes in the North West, but the musicians have kindly given permission for it to be […]

Online: Raphael Wallfisch, cello

April 18, 2020

On Saturday April 18th at 7.30pm, we will stream a recording of our November 2019 concert with cellist Raphael Wallfisch. This was originally streamed live to care homes in the North West, but the musicians have kindly given permission for it to be made available to the public for 24 hours. View the PDF of […]

Matthew Sharp, cello | The Forum, Romiley

March 4, 2020

Mozart Overture, The Marriage of Figaro | Dvořák Cello Concerto no 2 op 104 (with Matthew Sharp, cello) | Haydn Symphony no 101 in D major ‘The Clock’ | Copland Saturday Night Waltz | Copland Hoedown Tickets: £15 | Group 10+ £13.50 per ticket | Students and Under 18s Free Tickets are available online until […]

Macclesfield: Martin James Bartlett, piano

February 15, 2020

Rossini String Sonata no 4 Mozart Piano Concerto no 9 K271 Jeunehomme Sibelius Suite Champêtre Mozart Symphony no 33 in B flat Tickets: £22 stalls, £17 gallery | Full Time Students and Under 18s Free Winner of the BBC Young Musician competition in 2014, Martin James Bartlett, who previously appeared with the NCO in 2016, […]

Macclesfield: Colin Currie, percussion

January 18, 2020

Mozart Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Kurt Schwertsik Now you hear me, now you don’t Delius Two Aquarelles Dvořák Serenade for Strings op 22 Tickets: £22 stalls, £17 gallery | Full Time Students and Under 18s Free Our first concert of the New Year brings a programme that begins and ends with two great string serenades. The […]

Manchester: Colin Currie, percussion

January 17, 2020

Grieg Praeludium from Holberg suite Stephen Barlow Nocturne for clarinet, marimba and strings (with Elizabeth Jordan, clarinet, and Colin Currie, marimba) Kurt Schwertsik Now you hear me, now you don’t Delius Two Aquarelles Dvořák Serenade for Strings op 22 Tickets: £27-£13 | Full Time Students £5.50 | Under 18s Free For our first Manchester concert of […]

Christmas Spectacular | Blackburn

December 14, 2019

Friends of Blackburn Cathedral Music present the annual Christmas Spectacular Gala Concert. Fantasia on Christmas Carols Vaughan Williams A Feast for Christmas Alan Bullard & works by Rutter, Bertalot, Josquin & Willcocks Choirs of Blackburn Cathedral Local School Choirs Northern Chamber Orchestra John Robinson conductor Tickets are priced from £5. Blackburn Cathedral Saturday 14 December 2019 7.00pm