This page contains links to information from the York Symphony Orchestra
Note: The original archive material is now housed
in the Borthwick Institute for Archives,
located at the University of York. For the material up to the second world
war see the Papers of the York Symphony Orchestra
The archive comprises:
Click on the button you want.
Lists of the works performed in all concerts given by the Orchestra since its
There are four files, covering the periods 1898-1915, 1919-1939,
1948-1980 and 1980-present.
Lists of all the conductors and leaders since 1898;
Lists of the orchestra's officers (secretaries and chairmen) since 1910;
Selected documents from the history of the orchestra, including
reproductions of the programmes and the text of many reviews and other
Reproductions of some historic pictures of the orchestra.
You can also search the archive for conductors, soloists, composers,
works or orchestral players. Click on "Search".