2nd Mar 2021

TV Recording Project - 1st March 2021

​The ECO string members were at St John’s Smith Square to record music written for a TV programme to be broadcast later in the year. The composer was linked to the session via a live…

18th Feb 2021

​Steuart Bedford, OBE Conductor 1939-2021

The English Chamber Orchestra was very sad to hear of the death of English conductor Steuart Bedford. The orchestra enjoyed a long and fruitful close relationship with Steuart, who conducted the orchestra in countless performances…

22nd Jan 2021

Osian Ellis, CBE Harpist 1928-2021

​The English Chamber Orchestra have recently been very sad to hear the news about the death of renowned Welsh harpist Osian Ellis. Ellis was principal harp of the English Chamber Orchestra for many years. Quintin…

7th Sep 2020

Rehearsal for forthcoming concert

​ECO rehearsing at Cadogan Hall on Sunday, 6 September 2020 for a recording of a concert today to be streamed next month in the Far East and then next year in the UK. More details…

25th Jun 2020

News Update - ECO Announcement

​‘After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is Music.’ Aldous Huxley Yes, at last, the ECO is emerging from the cultural disaster of Covid-19 more focused and determined. An announcement on exciting…