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© 2017 by Fortismere Music Centre

designed by Joseph Winters

Tetherdown or Creighton Ave.

London N10 1NE

Tel: 020 8365 4400

Fortismere Community Symphony orchestra brings players of all ages together to create high-calibre music in a friendly and collaborative environment. The orchestra includes students, parents and teachers from Fortismere School, as well as members of the wider community of musicians in North London. We focus on large-scale works, as well as playing with well-renowned soloists from around the world. We suggest a minimum level of Grade 7 or some ensemble experience. If you are interested in getting involved, contact fmcinfo@fortismere.org.uk

We rehearse 7-9pm on Tuesday in Fortismere School. For term dates, click here, or get in touch to join.

Thomas Gregory

Community Symphony Orchestra Musical Director

Thomas Gregory studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in his hometown London. From then he received a fellowship to continue his studies at the University of Michigan, completing both a Masters and Specialist degree in cello performance studying with the eminent Danish Cellist Erling Bløndal Bengtsson. Thomas performs regularly as soloist with an extensive knowledge of the solo repertoire.  As a member of the Marmara Piano Trio, he performs regular concerts throughout the year. 

Winter 2019 Term Dates

14 September 2019 - 23 November 2019 (inclusive)

Half term: 19 October 2019

Missed lessons catch-up week: 30 November 2019

Spring 2020 Term Dates

11 January 2020 - 21 March 2020

Half term: 15 February 2020

Missed lessons catch-up week: 28 March 2020

Summer 2020 Term Dates

25 April 2020 - 4 July 2020

Half term: 30 May 2020

Missed lessons catch-up week: 11 July 2020