The Hereford Symphony Orchestra (formerly Hereford String Orchestra) was founded in September 1958 as an advanced strings evening class. It quickly became established as an independent orchestra, and today it is the only regular adult orchestra in Herefordshire. Read more about HSO’s history
Join the Orchestra
New members are always welcome. If you are interested in joining the Hereford Symphony Orchestra or would like more information then please don’t hesitate to contact the Orchestra.
Conductor: Roland Melia & Josh Balance
Soloist: Emma Purslow
- Tippett Adagio Cantabile from Concerto for Double String Orchestra, in memory of Julie Hollingworth, conductor of HSO from 1987 to 1996
- Barber Violin Concerto
- Beethoven 7th Symphony