The People's Orchestra is much more than a creative organisation performing great live music.  Each year, we...

Provide over 200 hours of professionally led performance training each year.

Host 8 large concerts with audiences of 500 and performs at least 20 community events.

Connect with community groups to enable local elderly and disabled people to attend live music concerts by providing accessible venues and low priced tickets.

Our social return on investment is 1:27

Provide valuable work placements in the creative and business sector. TPO has helped 252 unemployed people back into work, 81% of our volunteers find paid work.

Provide practical support such as instruments where necessary, help with CV writing and job hunting, as well as emotional support for issues such as performance anxiety.

Personal Success Stories

Alex's return to work