Indooroopilly Chamber Orchestra


We play classical music and we welcome players of any age or  level of ability. We are currently on the lookout for new players, particularly of the following instruments:  Strings, French Horn, and Oboe.  If you might be interested in joining us please email  Special subscription rates apply to new members. Next concert: coming soon Click here for our parts website. Click here for some pics of one of our recent rehearsals or here for  some videos of our recent concerts. DSC027432 We rehearse on Thursday Nights from 7.00 to 9.30  at St David's Church Hall, Chelmer St East, Chelmer.  If you might be interested in joining us we would love to hear from you! Please contact our membership officer Rob Teakle  click here or call Patrick on 0404050452. ICO started over fifty years ago in Indooroopilly as a informal group which played in family homes. From there it grew to what it is today: an incorporated community orchestra with a very high reputation within the Brisbane musical community. We provide a friendly non-judgmental atmosphere for players to  share their enjoyment  of playing music together and the desire to improve their musicianship.  There are no auditions: players are free to judge whether their own standard of playing is suitable.  Some players come to rehearsal but choose not to participate in concerts.  Players may attend several rehearsals before deciding to become members. Annual membership is currently $160.  Our conductor and Musical Director is Nathaniel Griffiths, a student at  Queensland Conservatorium and Musical Director of Sunnybank Brass Band. We generally stage two or three public concerts each year and also play at special events, including the Christmas Lights Festival at St Gerard Majella Church.   Our repertoire comprises classical overtures, symphonies and concertos and some baroque and contemporary music.   We also hold one or two informal concerts a year for chamber music for which members are invited to submit  items.

Strings tutorial rehearsal

Our concerts are held in a variety of venues.  For details of our forthcoming concerts, or to book tickets: click Concerts.  See our gallery for pictures and videos of out concerts, or to see a selection of   pictures from our 2013 concerts, click here.

Rehearsal moment captured by one of our talented members.

 ICO is sponsored by Antonio Kim Violin. AKlogo1