Hull Phil makes Radio Waves

Posted on 4th Apr 2017 18:10:12 by Admin

The Hull Philharmonic will be featured on both Radio 3 (Breakfast with Petroc Trelawny, 06.30 - 09.00) and Classic FM 20.00 - 22.00 on Friday 7th April.

From seven in the morning, musical director, …read more

6000 Pipes!

Posted on 17th Feb 2017 16:20:29 by Admin

Or should I say, 6000 pipes?? The true number is 5505, but let us forgive the slight exaggeration, because the scale and power of Hull’s City Hall organ are no less impressive for the want of …read more

The Sprightly Oboes

Posted on 2nd Dec 2016 15:46:29 by Admin

Symphony concertgoers may not even notice that the first instrument they hear as the orchestra tunes up, is the oboe. To that piercing opening note, the strings, brass,  and the rest of the wind …read more

The Grim Reality of the trenches

Posted on 16th Nov 2016 15:55:20 by Admin

We were very busy last week! We went along to Hull People’s Memorial to take some pictures in a WW1 trench. We also spoke to journalists about our concert on Saturday 26 November, 7.00pm, at Hull …read more

World's top composer visits Hull

Posted on 14th Jul 2016 11:35:20 by Admin

Karl Jenkins, the world’s most popular living classical composer visited Hull on Monday 27 June.
He is working on a commission from Hull Philharmonic Orchestra to write a 15-minute work …read more

New slant to Queen classic as Hull Philharmonic plays the greatest rhapsodies

Posted on 9th May 2016 09:47:41 by Admin

It’s a Beelzebub of an anthem that has astonished, amused, perplexed and rocked the socks off music fans for more than four decades.

Now Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody is to take …read more

Cellists of the Hull Philharmonic

Posted on 14th Apr 2016 17:05:30 by Admin

Four cellists from the Hull Phil – Jim Gillespie, Chris Pollock, Lynne Gill & Stephen Cook – ventured out to the wilds of Welwick on the afternoon of Sunday 17th April to …read more

New Partnership with City Hall Classics

Posted on 26th May 2015 15:38:42 by Admin

We are delighted to announce a new partnership between Hull City Hall Classics, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Hull Philharmonic Orchestra. 

Hull City Council has established a wholly …read more

A thank you to our audience and orchestra from Pudsey Bear!

Posted on 13th May 2015 08:55:19 by Admin

A magnificent sum of £603.71 was collected from our audience and orchestra at our February 2015 concert to support the BBC’s Children in Need Appeal. Presenter Carl Wheatley was delighted …read more

Orchestra plays to audience's tune in Coastal Classics concert at the Spa

Posted on 16th Feb 2015 18:52:54 by Admin

The Spa Bridlington welcomes Hull Philharmonic Orchestra for a Sunday afternoon Coastal Classics concert on 1 March at 3pm.

The orchestra will play a repeat of programme being performed at Hull …read more

Audience makes a Smart choice for Hull Philharmonic Orchestra

Posted on 16th Feb 2015 18:30:59 by Admin

Hull Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing to the audience’s tune in a crowd-pleasing production at the end of February.

The orchestra is now in rehearsal for its third Classics in the …read more

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Hull Philharmonic Orchestra recreates a century ago with the John Godber family

Posted on 28th Nov 2014 12:37:07 by Admin

The words and music of the Great War will come back to life in a major event at the end of November featuring Hull Philharmonic Orchestra with leading playwright John Godber and family members.

At …read more

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New Website for 2015

Posted on 28th Nov 2014 11:04:09 by Admin

Welcome to our newly designed and developed website, with its easy-to-use layout, strong bold branding and slick responsive features. The new look should help you find all the information you need as …read more

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