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Musical excellence - supporting good causes

Welcome to the offical web site of Nottingham Symphonic Winds (NSW).

Nottingham Symphonic Winds comprise two groups, the Nottingham Symphonic Wind Orchestra (NSWO) and Nottingham Wind Ensemble (NWE), with over a hundred musicians and volunteers involved.

At the heart of every performance is the desire to make music of the highest quality, whilst supporting local and charitiies who have benefitted to the tune of over £115,000. Since the group’s formation over 500 musicians have enjoyed the opportunity to play in a friendly and encouraging environment. 

For more information contact us or telephone 0115 941 0543.

View NSWO Concert Season 2016

NSW secretary and co-founder Margaret Frogson awarded MBE!

We are so proud and excited to announce that co-founder and amazing secretary and organiser of NSW, Margaret Frogson, has been awarded the MBE in today's Queen's Birthday Honours. 
Everyone involved with the group knows just how well deserved this is. Many congratulations!


Martin Ellerby - Patron
Nottingham Symphonic Winds are proud to announce their new patron, composer Martin Ellerby. Read more.

Martin Ellerby 

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Nottingham Symphonic Wind Orchestra
One of the UK's leading wind orchestras, attracting players
from the UK and overseas.
Nottingham Wind Ensemble
A vibrant and dynamic group, NWE pride themselves
on combining musical quality with an inclusive ethos.




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