Welcome to the Somerset County Orchestra. We are based in Taunton and are made up of both amateur and professional players. Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings at Queen’s College and we give three or four concerts a year covering a wide ranging repertoire.




Next Concert

Saturday 10th March 2018 – Queen’s College, Taunton – 7.30pm


Soloist – Weng Soon Tee 




Schumann – Manfred Overture

Saint-Saens – Piano Concerto no 5 (The Egyptian)

Rachmaninov  – Symphony no 2




We are delighted to welcome back Weng Soon Tee to play the popular Piano Concerto no 5 (The Egyptian) by Saint-Saens. The concert also includes Rachmaninov’s wonderfully romantic Symphony no 2.


SCO are pleased to be holding a retiring collection to support the charity Mary’s Meals which provides school feeding programmes in some of the world’s poorest communities where poverty and hunger prevent children from gaining an education. For more information about the charity, visit their website http://www.marysmeals.org.uk.


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We’d love you to support us and come and listen to us play. For more information about our forthcoming concert programme and details of future concerts, please visit the What’s On tab.


The Somerset County Orchestra is self funded. Further information about helping us financially by becoming a Patron, Friend or Corporate Sponsor can be found under the Support Us  tab.


If you are interested in joining the SCO as a player, please contact the Secretary using the Contact tab.