Rehearsals are Tuesdays 7:30-9:45pm at St Clement’s Church, King Square, London, EC1V 8DA.

St Clement’s is facing King Square Gardens park, a 10 minute walk from Angel (Northern), Old Street (Northern) and Barbican (Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith and City) tube stations.

It is also close to bus routes 4, 56 (Goswell Road) 55, 243 (Old Street) and 43, 205, 214 (City Road). There is no parking directly outside the church, but there is close by on Lever Street and Central Street.


If you need to be absent from rehearsal, please let us know using this form:

    REHEARSAL SCHEDULE – JAN 2023 (Next term starts 25 April)


    JAN 10: Shostakovich, Stravinsky

    JAN 17: Shostakovich, Stravinsky

    JAN 24: Shostakovich, Stravinsky

    JAN 31: Shostakovich, Stravinsky


    FEB 7: Shostakovich, Stravinsky

    FEB 14: Mahler 2 (1st + 2nd mvts)

    FEB 21: Shostakovich, Stravinsky

    FEB 28: Mahler 2 (5th, 4th, + 3rd mvts)


    MAR 7: Sectionals.

    Wind + Brass with Chris Goodman at St Vedast Alias Foster, 4 Foster Lane, EC2V 6HH.

    Strings as normal.

    MAR 14: Shostakovich, Stravinsky

    MAR 21: Shostakovich, Stravinsky


    Saturday 25 Mar 2023, Holy Trinity, Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1X 9BZ

    Get-in: 2pm.

    Tutti Rehearsal: 3:30 – 6:15.

    3:30 – Stravinsky
    4:20 – Break
    4:40 – Shostakovich (with one small break)

    Concert: 7:30pm

    Concert dress: all black. Men: black open neck shirts, no DJ’s, no bow ties/ties

    • Please bring a music stand
    • Cellos and basses: please bring spike holders

    After Show Party: The Rising Sun, 44-46 Ebury Bridge Rd, London SW1W 8PZ


    All new strings enjoy an introductory first rehearsal free. Termly subs are £88 (£66 for students, interns and the unemployed). Subs are due by the second rehearsal. If you join part way through the term, your sub is reduced pro rata. Subs for double-basses & violas are waived. Subs are non-refundable. Please pay by bank transfer. Sort Code: 30-98-97, Account No: 84202162, Account Name: Amati Orchestra Limited.