A First for Durban! A Side by Side Symphony!!!
September 23, 2014 - By Durban City Orchestra
The DCO is incredible proud and excited to be part of Durban’s first ever, Side by Side Symphony project. Proudly hosted by Umhlanga College, on the 7th November 2014, the DCO will combine forces with Africa’s premier Orchestra, the KZN Philharmonic in a massive symphonic spectacular! With over 100 musicians on stage, this collaboration is […]
Growing the next Generation
March 11, 2014 - By Durban City Orchestra
As part of the DCO’s mandate to showcase local Durban musicians and artisits, the orchestra plays it’s first school concert of 2014 at Umhlanga College on the 18th March. The DCO will be joined by numerous ensembles and soloists from the school in pieces that include Gabriels Oboe, Timber, and Skyfall just to name a […]
Valentines Day Conert with Gangs of Ballet Review
March 4, 2014 - By Durban City Orchestra
Orchestral manoeuvres in the park I feel like an outsider standing in the crowded church hall. In many ways, I am – the lone journalist awkwardly trying to find a place to sit amongst 60-odd musicians who are about to begin a rehearsal for the biggest night of their year. But that isn’t why I feel […]
The orchestra rehearses on Monday evenings from 18h30-21h00.
Any players of orchestral instruments that are capable of reading music are welcomed. Auditions may be required at the Conductor's discretion.