ABOUT HAMPSHIRE RECORDER SINFONIA (HRS)

Monthly rehearsals happen on the second Saturday of most months

Venue: The Gloucester Hall, Colden Common Community Centre, Winchester SO21 1UU . Mostly 10am - 1pm. Conducted by Helen Hooker unless stated otherwise..

Rehearsal dates


MONTH 2023 Saturday (10am-1pm)
OCTOBER 14th Steve & Ann Marshall 10.00 - 3.00
NOVEMBER 4th Helen Hooker 10.00 - 1.00
DECEMBER 9th Helen Hooker 10.00 - 1.00

A summary of the above events in 2023 is available here.


MONTH 2024 Saturday (mostly 10am-1pm)
Spring Term
JANUARY 13th 10.00 - 1.00 (1.30-3.00 Pop-up rehearsal)
JANUARY 23rd Boundary Oak Pop-up 3.00 - 3.30
FEBRUARY 10th 10.00 - 1.00 incl. AGM
MARCH 9th 10.00 - 1.00
APRIL 13th 10.00 - 1.00
Summer Term
MAY 11th 10.00 - 3.00 Extended session, bring lunch.
JUNE 8th 10.00 - 1.00
JUNE 28th Concert. St George's Church, Chichester 7pm (see below)
JULY 13th Open Playing Day at Colden Common Community Centre SO21 1UU, 10.00 - 4.00pm
AUGUST 10th Sophie Middleditch 10.00 - 1.00
Autumn Term
SEPTEMBER 14th 10.00 - 3.00. Extended session, bring lunch.
OCTOBER 12th 10.00 - 1.00
NOVEMBER 9th 10.00 - 1.00
DECEMBER 14th 10.00 - 1.00
DECEMBER 15th Concert. St Nicholas Church, Portsmouth 3.30pm tbc (see below)

A summary (in colour!) of the above events in 2024 is available here.


Concerts in 2023

JULY 9th CONCERT at 3.30pm, Boxgrove Priory Church PO18 0ED
NOVEMBER 5th CONCERT at 3.30pm, Holy Trinity Church, Gosport PO12 1HL

Concerts in 2024

JANUARY 23rd Boundary Oak School, Pop-up concert 3.00 - 3.30
JUNE 28th Chichester Festival Concert at St George's Church, Cleveland Road, Whyke, Chichester PO19 7AD, 7.00pm
DECEMBER 15th St Nicholas Church, Batterberg Avenue, Portsmouth PO2 0SW 3.30pm tbc

New players can register their interest by emailing

Last updated 5 December 2023