Announcement

BBC Proms in the Park Returns to Titanic Slipways

BBC Northern Ireland’s biggest classical music party of the year, Proms in the Park, returns to the Titanic Slipways in Belfast on Saturday 8 September. Tickets for this event will be available on a first come, first served basis from 9am on Friday 29 June andyou can apply for up to four tickets per [...]

By |2018-06-27T12:47:55+00:0027 June 2018|0 Comments

Tutti Violin (2 Posts)

The Ulster Orchestra is seeking to appoint two tutti violins. Both vacancies are in the second violin section. Following an enormously successful 2017/18 Season, the Orchestra looks forward to the 2018/19 Season under Music Director Rafael Payare and Principal Guest Conductor Jac van Steen. Many of the Orchestra’s concerts are broadcast by BBC Radio [...]

By |2018-06-08T15:33:58+00:008 June 2018|0 Comments

Section Leader Trumpet

The Ulster Orchestra is seeking to appoint a Section Leader Trumpet. Following an enormously successful 2017/18 Season, the Orchestra looks forward to the 2018/19 Season under Music Director Rafael Payare and Principal Guest Conductor Jac van Steen. Many of the Orchestra’s concerts are broadcast by BBC Radio 3 and BBC Radio Ulster and take [...]

By |2018-06-08T15:19:03+00:008 June 2018|0 Comments

Ulster Orchestra Announces Relaxed Performances

We are very excited to announce that the Ulster Orchestra will perform 3 Relaxed Performances in June 2018, supported by the Paul Hamlyn Fund. Tickets are free but must be booked in advance as spaces are limited. Once you have booked we will send out more information on the venue and what to expect [...]

By |2018-04-27T18:23:48+00:0025 April 2018|0 Comments

First Cohort of Ulster Orchestra & Ulster Youth Orchestra PES Scheme Announced

The Ulster Orchestra and Ulster Youth Orchestra are delighted to announce the very first cohort of young musicians have been chosen for their brand new Professional Experience Scheme, an partnership initiative designed to support young musicians as they explore a career in orchestral music-making. Seven musicians have been accepted onto the scheme. Music students [...]

By |2017-09-13T15:52:33+00:0011 September 2017|0 Comments

QUB Needs Your Help! Study with Prof. Piers Hellawell

On Friday 31 March, we are delighted to perform the Irish Première of Piers Hellawell's work Wild Flow as part of our evening concert. The piece was commissioned by the BBC and given its World Première at our performance at the BBC Proms in August 2016. Piers is also Professor of Composition at Queen’s University [...]

By |2017-03-31T13:45:52+00:0031 March 2017|0 Comments

Ulster Orchestra’s Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016

The Ulster Orchestra has been working with the Alzheimer’s Society UK and its work is demonstrably helping to support and lift those who are affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementias in Northern Ireland. This year the Orchestra is taking part in The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016, with a challenge to raise £15,000 from [...]

By |2016-11-24T15:12:54+00:0022 November 2016|0 Comments