2015 will be our 35th season

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Click here for the latest newsletter for singers with details about the choral concert (Haydn's Creation) on Sunday 19 April 2015 

Click here for the latest ESO newsletter for all on the mailing list August 2014


Saturday 18 Oct 2014, Autumn Concert, 7pm, St Saviour’s Church BN21 4UT

Nicolai’s Merry Wives of Windsor
Saint-Saëns’s Organ Symphony (Soloist David Force) 
Fauré’s Pavane
Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue (Soloist Ke Ma, finalist, ESO competition)

Click here for a review of the concert

Click here for the concert programme

Click here for a picture

Click here for the review and picture as featured in the Eastbourne Herald, Saturday 25 October 2014 

Click here for a poster for 18 October 2014

Click here for a list of the players for this concert 



ESO Young Soloist Competition 2015

Birley Centre, Carlisle Road, Eastbourne BN21 4EF

Round one, Saturday and Sunday 10 and 11 January

Final, Sunday 1 February

For more details, contact concertmanager@eso.org.uk 07780 993801

ESO AGM 2015 followed by hot buffet supper

Friday 7pm 20 March 2015

More details to follow


 ESO Choral Concert 2015

Sunday 19 April 2015, Choral Concert, 7.30pm, St Saviour's Church BN21 4UT

Haydn's Creation

Soprano Elizabeth Roberts

Tenor Andrew Mackenzie-Wicks

Bass Jozik Kotz

For more details, contact concertmanager@eso.org.uk 07780 993801

Click here for a rehearsal schedule for players and singers (including singers workshops*) 

*As last year, there are two Saturday afternoon workshops (£10 for one or both) for those who are unable to join us for our regular Tuesday evening rehearsals but who know the work and would like to sing in the concert. These workshops can also be attended by those who are able to join us for the regular Tuesday evening rehearsals (no extra charge above the regular subscription).


ESO Summer Concert 2015

Sunday 14 June 2015, Summer Concert, 7pm, St Saviour's Church BN21 4UT

Click here for a rehearsal schedule


ESO Autumn Concert 2015

Sunday 11 October 2015, Autumn Concert, 7pm, St Saviour's Church BN21 4UT

 Click here for a rehearsal schedule



Click on the orchestra tab for a gallery of photographs of the orchestra.

Click on the events tab for a list of all concerts (from our first one in January 1980)

which can be sorted according to date, composer, work etc. 

Under the events tab, we are, when time permits, archiving all documents we have of previous concerts.

Please contact concertmanager@eso.org.uk or 07780 993801 for more information.


The orchestra always welcomes new players and we are keen to hear from anyone who is interested in joining us. 
We are particularly keen to fill spaces in our brass, percussion and string sections.
Please contact orchestramanager@eso.org.uk or 07789 988477.