18th and 19th March 2023
ALFRED HILL Celebrations Overture
GIUSEPPE SAMMARTINI Concerto in F for Recorder, soloist Karyn Ashley
HOWARD SHORE arranged by John Whitney Symphonic Suite from The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
PETER TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5
CONDUCTOR Dr Allan Stiles
Welcome to the
The Southern Highlands Symphony Orchestra (SHSO) was formed in 2014 as a result of overwhelming interest in establishing a symphony orchestra in the region. The founding Artistic Director and Conductor is Dr Allan Stiles.
The orchestra has performed many premiere performances by Australian composers. Soloists from the region, overseas and nationally have performed with the orchestra.
The SHSO has four concert series a year.
Become a Subscriber
We are once again offering Subscriptions for the 2023 Season with tickets closing on the 20th January 2023. Why become a Subscriber:
• Priority seating
• Discounted pricing
Become a Supporter
As a community orchestra we welcome extra help to ensure that we run smoothly and successfully. Some essential areas we need assistance in are:
• Front of house at concerts
• Set up and pack up
• Publicity & marketing
Become a Sponsor
Corporate sponsors are very much appreciated, along with individuals who sponsor musicians' chairs. These tax deductible donations allow:
• Other orchestra activities
• Bursaries for young musicians