22 January 2022, 11:00am & 2:00pm
Central Hall, Southampton

Conductor: John Traill

Narrator: Phil Cheesman

With the New Forest School of Dance & Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust - Secrets of the Solent.

Join us for fantastic family entertainment in a concert inspired by everything aquatic.

We'll hear musical sharks, fish, ships, mermaids, and much more!

Our narrator Phil Cheesman will tell a musical story, and of course, our conductor John Traill will guide us through the whole adventure!

Why not bring along your favourite toy?



Click the button below to download the concert programme.



  • Please do not attend if you are ill with Covid symptoms or have been told to isolate

  • Please wear a face covering in the venue (unless exempt). Although no longer mandatory for secondary aged pupils, wearing of face coverings is still strongly encouraged 

  • Players will wear face coverings unless not practical to do so when playing their instruments 

  • We strongly encourage a lateral flow test before attending

  • Front rows of seating are cordoned off to have a gap between orchestra and audience 

  • Please space yourself / your group from others if you are able to. Seating is not pre-allocated.

  • The hall has mechanical ventilation and the foyer doors will be open to aid air flow

  • For obvious reasons we won’t be able to have post concert mingling with the orchestra to talk to players or see the instruments close up, but please use our website if you’d like to ask any questions after the concert