28th Aug 2014

Upcoming destinations

We are delighted to be reinvited to three of our very favourite festivals next year: Bermuda in January, Naantali (Finland) in June and Murten (Switzerland) in August. Other top venues for the ECO in the…

14th Aug 2014

Cadogan concerts now on sale

Tickets for our two concerts at Cadogan Hall this autumn are now on sale! On October 16th, leader Stephanie Gonley directs the orchestra for a concert of Dvorak and Mozart, exploring the ‘Prague Connection’. Then…

30th Jun 2014

Will Todd releases new album with the ECO & Tenebrae Choir

Composer and pianist Will Todd’s new album features the ECO and Tenebrae Choir. “Lux Et Veritas - Music for Peace and Reflection” includes 14 pieces recorded in St Augustine’s Church, London, in April 2014, and…

26th Jun 2014

Rui Lopes to release new album “Through Time”

Rui Lopes’ CD “Through Time” with the ECO (directed by Stephanie Gonley) will be released on June 30. The album includes music for bassoon and orchestra by Villa-Lobos, Mozart, Vivaldi, Elgar and Francaix. Rui writes:…

3rd Jun 2014

John Williams’ ‘Concerto’ released

We are delighted to announce the release of John Williams’ latest CD, which features the ECO in two exhilarating pieces for guitar and orchestra: Horacio Salinas’ Danzas Peregrinas and Ross Edwards’ Arafura Dances (the third…

28th May 2014

Bermuda Festival 2015

We are delighted to announce that the ECO shall be returning to Bermuda Festival for two concerts in January 2015. The ECO first performed at the Bermuda Festival in 1977 and has since been reinvited…

2nd May 2014

ECO in Siberia: a tour blog by David Corkhill

During the orchestra’s recent and highly successful trip to Vadim Repin’s Trans Siberian Arts Festival in Novosibirsk, ECO principal timpanist and longest serving current member David Corkhill kept a journal of the orchestra’s activities. Here…