The orchestra was founded in 2002 for a performance in Canterbury Cathedral as part of the Canterbury Festival, conducted by international conductor and oboist, Nicholas Daniel.
In 2007, the orchestra was brought together once again under conductor Anthony Halstead.
Guest conductors have included Stephan Barlow and Gordon Hunt.
A professional orchestra that enjoys exploring and performing a wealth of wonderful chamber music.
CONCERT SERIES 2017-18
Tickets for all Concerts are available from: Crowthers of Canterbury, 1 The Borough, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2DR 01227 763965 or at www.crowthersofcanterbury.co.uk
The Festival Chamber Orchestra is managed by Ian Crowther (Principal Oboe).