2018-2019 Season

VACANCY! We are currently seeking a new Leader. 

Please contact our chairperson, Susan Looseley (suelooseley@hotmail.com) for further details and an application form.

For a printable copy please click on print page at the bottom of this screen.

During the 2017-2018 season the orchestra will be conducted by Paul Newbold. 
Check the concert venue - some are in St. Martin's and some are in St. Paul's (both in Dorking)
There is parking in the M&S car park behind St. Martin's, and on street parking in the area around St. Paul's church.

Autumn Concert
Saturday 24th November 2018, 7:30 pmSt. Paul's Church, Dorking

Schubert - Rosamunde Overture
Elgar - Cello Concerto (soloist: )
Dvorak - Symphony no. 7

Spring Concert
Saturday 16th March 2019, 7:30 pm, St. Paul's Church, Dorking

Copland - Appalachian Spring
Bartok - Romanian Folk Dances
Beethoven - Symphony No. 6

Friends' Concert
Date tbc (usually Mar/Apr), 8:00 pm,  St. Martin's Church, Church Hall, Dorking

An informal evening to say thank you to the Friends of Dorking Philharmonia who do so much to support the orchestra, both financially and artistically. 
During the evening, members of the orchestra perform various pieces and this is followed by a buffet meal, drinks and socialising.
If you are interested in becoming a Friend, please contact us for information. 

Summer Concert
Saturday 29th June 2019, 7:30 pm, St. Martin's Church, Dorking

Mozart - Overture from The Magic Flute  
Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Sibelius - Symphony No. 5



Mole Valley 'Arts Alive' Open Rehearsal 
Watch this space

Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G minor K550 
Everyone is welcome, and there is a break with tea and snacks in the middle to meet people. 
It's a great event to attend if you
 are interested in playing this fantastic work, getting to know it before coming to our next concert, or if you are thinking of joining. 
There are currently a number of vacancies, especially in the string section.

2019-2020 dates and repertoire preview...watch this space!


All concerts take place in St. Paul's Church or St. Martin's Church, Dorking and start at 7.30pm.

Tickets are normally available on the door or in advance from our Box Office on 01306 730640.

Unless otherwise stated these are priced £12 (£10 concessions, £7 under 19s).

For more information please see www.dorkingphilharmonia.org.uk