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March 2022


Turner Sims, Southampton.

Brahms Piano Concerto No 2, Dvorak Symphony No. 7 and Josef Suk's Scherzo fantastique. 5th March 2022


October 2021


Thornden Hall, Chandlers Ford

SCO welcomes back pianist Keelan Carew for our first concert at the newly refurbished Thornden Hall. Supported by the John Ireland Trust.

Mozart - Magic Flute Overture

R.Strauss - Serenade

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.5

Ireland - Piano Concerto

Conductor  - Paul Ingram. 

Soloist - Keelan Carew.


September 2021


Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Romsey

Last Night of the Proms

Southampton Concert Orchester return to Hillier Gardens for an evening of popular classical music and fireworks.


June 2021


Romsey Abbey

An Orchestral Renunion 

Southampton Concert Orchestra returns to Romsey Abbey, bringing you an evening of fantastic live music, with concerto soloists Jinah Shim and Philip Daish-Handy performing.


  1. Quiet City - Copland

  2. St. Pauls Suite - Holst

  3. Piano Concerto No. 1 - Shostakovich. Soloist: Jinah Shim

  4. Cello Concerto - Elgar. Soloist: Philip Daish-Handy


February 2020


Turner Sims Concert Hall, Southampton

From Russia With Love

The greatly anticipated return of Keelan Carew to play the wonderful Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 with Southampton Concert Orchestra.

The evening will also include Khachaturian's Adagio from Spartacus and Prokofiev's music from Romeo and Juliet.


  1. Aram Khachaturian - Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia

  2. Sergei Prokofiev - Excerpts from Romeo & Juliet, Op.64

  3. Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2, Op.18 Soloist: Keelan Carew


September 2019


Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Romsey

Last Night of the Proms

Bring your picnic and enjoy the fantastic Southampton Concert Orchestra in the return of The Last Night of the Proms to the Gardens.


Featuring music by Elgar, Parry, John Williams and many more with all the usual Last Night favourites of Land of Hope and Glory, Rule Britannia and Jerusalem.

This open-air classical concert finishes with a firework finale which you will not want to miss!

Gates open from 6pm.


  1. Eric Coates - London Suite (London Every Day)

  2. Edward Elgar - Variations on an Original Theme for orchestra ("Enigma") - Variation IX (Adagio) "Nimrod", Op.36

  3. Eric Coates - The Dambusters March

  4. Edward Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major

  5. Henry Wood - Fantasia on British Sea Songs inc. Rule Britannia
    Soloist: Jamie Hall

  6. Ron Goodwin - 633 Squadron

  7. Johann Strauss - Radetzky March, Op.228

  8. Georges Bizet - Carmen Suite No. 1

  9. Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker

  10. John Williams - A Tribute

  11. Hubert Parry - Jerusalem

  12. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Madamina, il catalogo è questo ("Catalogue Aria" from Don Giovanni), K.527
    Soloist: Jamie Hall

  13. William Walton - Crown Imperial

  14. Ralph Vaughan Williams - English Folk Song Suite

  15. Arthur Sullivan - "Oh! a private buffoon is a light-hearted loon" from The Yeomen of the Guard
    Soloist: Jamie Hall

  16. Klaus Badelt - Pirates of the Caribbean

  17. Karl Jenkins - Palladio

  18. Frank Loesser (arr. Calvin Custer) - Music from "Guys and Dolls"

Tickets: Adults: £20.00, Children under 16: £11.50

Early bird prices available if booking before June. Book tickets online

Available from Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (Tel: 01794 369318)

Past Concerts

We have performed over 200 concerts throughout our 50 year history. Details of these concerts can be found below.



Southampton Concert Orchestra