County String Sinfonia

The Sinfonia is the senior string orchestra of the Music and Performing Arts Trust and rehearses on Mon​day evenings in the Richard Coles Hall at the Kettering Road Music and Arts Centre from 7:15 to 8:45pm.

The String Sinfonia in performance, Highly Strung Concert, Spinney Theatre, March 2015 About the String Sinfonia

Sonia KellyThe conductor for the 2018 to 2019 season is Sonia Kelly.

The Sinfonia is a string orchestra formed of members of the County Youth Orchestra and County Training Orchestra. Their repertoire includes the very best of music written for string orchestra. They have appeared at the finals of the National Festival of Music for Youth in Symphony Hall, Birmingham. 

During the course of the year, Sinfonia appears in several County Music concerts, and usually appears at the National Festival of Music for Youth regional event in Northampton. 

Recent Letters to Members

How to join us

Membership is by invitation to members of the County Youth Orchestra and County Training Orchestra. Auditions are held annually in July. See the auditions page for further information.