Chorleywood Orchestra invite beginners, returners-to-playing and professionals to join their orchestra for the afternoon

Calling musicians of all ages and abilities!

Whether you’re dusting off that instrument after a few years or picking up something new, Chorleywood Music Day on the 29th September 2019 is the ideal opportunity to come along and play among a friendly group of supportive amateur musicians, lead by our fantastic conductor, Richard Wainwright.

We’re passionate about sharing our enthusiasm for music and look forward to introducing another generation of musicians to all manner of orchestral instruments.


The Russell School, Brushwood Drive, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire WD3 5RR


  • 12.30pm Orchestra rehearsals incorporating plenty of breaks and opportunities to try the Orchestra’s legendary cakes!
  • 4.30 Family performance
  • 5pm close

Early bird discount £5 before 15th September and £10 after

Follow link for booking form Chorleywood Music Day Booking Form

Ever thought about learning a musical instrument but not sure which one or where to start?

Come along to our try out event, we will have instruments for you and your children to play, guided by one of our local talented teenage musicians.  Use the time to see how they work, what they sound like and if you can get a sound out of them and ask any questions you like.  The event is in Chorleywood with no charge, all we ask is you fill in our form Instrumental Tryouts sign up so that we know you are coming.

Choose from a selection of guitar, violin, cello, flute, recorder, saxophone, trumpet, french horn, trombone and piano 

We will give out listings of local instrument teachers and there will be loads of advice available from the many musicians at the event if you or your child are maybe thinking about playing a musical instrument.

Date: Sunday 29th September 2019

Time: 11.00am-12.30pm

Place:  The Main Hall, Russell School, Chorleywood, Brushwood Drive, WD3 5RR

All ages welcome.  Children need to be accompanied by an adult.

Please click on the link to sign up, the event is free of charge, and there will be some delicious refreshments available sold in aid of Chorleywood Orchestra.