Young Composers’ Competition 2016-17

We are delighted to announce that Katie Yao Morgan and SongHa Choi are joint first prize winners in our Young Composers’ Competition.  Both composers are students at the Yehudi Menuhin School and submitted very impressive compositions.  Many congratulations to them both!

It has been a pleasure to run the competition and we look forward to collaborating with schools again another year.





DCO’s next concert – Saturday 6 May

We look forward to seeing you on Saturday 6th May at St Martin’s Church, Dorking for our next concert, which starts at 7.30pm.

We have a special treat in store – Clare Kennington will be performing Beethoven’s Violin Concerto.  Clare, in addition to being DCO’s leader, is a freelance violinist across the UK and abroad and also has a varied career as a soloist and teacher.  Come along hear her!

The concert includes Rossini’s ‘the Italian Girl in Algiers’ and Haydn’s Symphony No. 99.  Andrew Morley will be conducting.  We look forward to seeing you there.  (Admission at the door: £14/£12 (60 and over/£7 (students)/children (15 and under) free.  Admission by programme at the door or you can book in advance – click here

Stop Press!  Dates for 2017-18 (details to be announced):

Saturday 30 September 2017  St Martin’s Dorking at 7.30pm
Saturday 10 February 2018     St Nicolas Great Bookham  5pm

Saturday 12 May 2018              St Martin’s Dorking at 7.30