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YLO 70th anniversary at Joseph Rowntree Theatre 15/4/18

70th Anniversary Concert
15th April 2018

York Light Orchestra is an amateur group who specialise in playing music from the shows, light instrumental music, waltzes, marches and overtures. We have an extensive library of music ranging from traditional to modern pieces.
We currently have around 50 members and meet to practice on a Thursday night at 7.30pm at Acomb Methodist Church, which on the West side of York.
Directions to Acomb Methodist Church YO24 3BX
The Orchestral year is divided into three sessions, starting in September and we aim to perform two or three concerts at the end of each session. These may be public or private venues, and are often in aid of fundraising for various local charities.

treble clef To find out more about the orchestra, or its forthcoming events, please use the navigation buttons at the top of this screen, or contact our secretary for more information.

conductor We welcome new members of all abilities.

There are no formal auditions to join, and your only commitment is to attend as many of the rehearsals as possible, support our concerts and enjoy yourself.

To join us, or arrange a concert with the orchestra, e-mail our secretary
or call Karen on (01904) 870759.

Coronavirus Update

After the break caused by Coronavirus, we will restart rehearsals on 16th September with some additional restrictions to keep everyone safe. Details can be found here

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Last Update 6th December 2021