• Belioz, Chopin, Ravel, Frank

    Saturday 18th May 2024
    Central Theatre, Chatham

    Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict

    Piano Concerto number 1
    Soloist: Tyler Hay

    Ma mère l’Oye

    Symphony in D minor

Past Concerts

  • Mendelssohn, Dvořák, Schumann

    Saturday 9th March, 2024
    Central Theatre, Chatham

    Italian Symphony

    Cello Concerto
    Soloist: Anna Crawford

    Symphony no. 3 (Rhenish)

    Hear more from our Music Director, Peter Bassano.

  • The Music Man Project Christmas Concert

    CRSO are delighted to be joining the Music Man Project for their Christmas Concert in the Glassbox Theatre, Mid Kent College, at 7pm on Tuesday 12th December.

  • Medway Primary School Prom

    CRSO members are delighted to be performing our annual Medway Primary School Prom concert on 18th July. The programme will include Harry Potter, the Can-Can, and Carnival of the Animals.

  • New Year Concert

    Saturday 13th January 2024
    Rochester Cathedral

    Piano Concerto number 23
    Soloist: Jeneba Kanneh-Mason

    Richard Strauss
    Suite from Rosenkavalier

    von Suppé
    Light Cavalry Overture


    Johann Strauss
    Thunder and Lightening Polka
    Tales from the Vienna Woods
    Trisch-Trasch Polka
    Radetzky March
    Blue Danube

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  • A Night at the Opera

    Saturday 11th November 2023
    Central Theatre, Chatham

    Join us for our ever popular A Night at the Opera on Saturday 11th November as the CRSO under the baton of Peter Bassano is joined by the vocal talents of our special guests star International soloists Australian soprano Eleanor Greenwood & Indian tenor Anando Mukerjee. 

    You can expect to hear all-time hit operatic favourites including highlights from La Traviata (Brindisi) Carmen (The March of the Torreadors, the Flower Song & Seguidilla), La Forza del Destino, Intermezzo from Madam Butterfly, Tosca (Vissi d’arte & E lucevan le stelle), Otello, Samson et Dalila & Turandot (Nessun Dorma). 

Details of earlier concerts are available here.