Oxford Symphony Orchestra


Oxford Symphony Orchestra brings together able local players and exceptional soloists to perform major orchestral masterpieces and other works of musical interest. Discover more...

Robert Max, Musical Director, is a stimulating conductor and under his leadership the orchestra continues to grow in stature, extending its repertoire and developing performance standards. Read more about him.

Anna-Liisa Bezrodny

Next Concert: Saturday 20 June 2015

Romantic masters at the Sheldonian

Brahms' deeply expressive and majestic Violin Concerto, performed by the 'technically brilliant and interpretatively virile' Anna-Liisa Bezrodny, is the centre piece to a programme which also includes a Sibelius tone poem and Rachmaninov's powerful and emotional third symphony. More details/Tickets

Lawrence Power

Saturday 21 November 2015

The Planets

Holst's orchestral suite The Planets is the highlight of an evening of English music which also features an Elgar concert overture and a lyrical, late romantic concerto with international soloist Lawrence Power, one the foremost viola players of today.

Rachel Nicholls

Saturday 19 March 2016

Four Last Songs

Acclaimed soprano Rachel Nicholls returns to Oxford to perform with the orchestra in Richard Strauss's exquisite Four Last Songs and in the captivating Letter Scene from Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin. Debussy and Ravel complete the programme.