Celebrating our centenary!

Both Malcolm Sargent and the Leicester University’s music department are featured in the University of Leicester’s 100 project, which celebrates 100 years of change, and the beginnings of a university in Leicester. Thanks to research by Sam Dobson,...
LSO 100th Season

LSO 100th Season

Leicester Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce further details of its 100th year celebrations! Tickets go on sale from 22 July 2021   –   For group bookings email leicesterso@hotmail.com. Celebrating Music of the Past 100 Years poster LSO 100th Season posters...
LSO update

LSO update

Although Leicester Symphony Orchestra hasn’t been able to play any concerts since February 2020, we did manage to fit in two socially-distanced rehearsals for small groups of wind and strings back in October, just before the second lockdown. We hope very much...
Lockdown Orchestra

Lockdown Orchestra

Since our Easter hymn recording with Leicester Cathedral, the Leicester Symphony Orchestra has been looking for more opportunities to play together during lockdown. That’s why we teamed up with Kirby Spencer, a local composer, to produce a new and original...
Easter Hymn

Easter Hymn

The LSO was delighted to provide orchestral accompaniment for the Easter Hymn at Leicester Cathedral’s Easter Day Eucharist service (digitally and remotely, of course!) You can find a recording of the service on YouTube.