projects and workshops

I have been musical director of this group since September 2017. The orchestra is open to anyone on any instrument. We play a wide variety of music and give occasional performances.

Hackney Community Orchestra

Workshops and other projects

Improvisation - workshops which enable everyone to experiment with improvisation in a safe environment and to develop confidence and fluency in music-making. Read more.

Group composition - developing creative music-making and bringing participants' ideas together into compositions that they can perform successfully. Read more

Mixed instrumental ensembles - working with any combination of instrumentalists, at any level of ability and experience, creating arrangements of music which enable them to perform together. Read more

Singing groups - workshops where people at any level of experience or confidence can join in, sing in unison or harmonies, and generally experience the joy of singing together. Read more

Jam Today

Playing Together Day, Newham

Southwell Folk Festival

Shrewsbury Folk Festival

Please email chris@chrisharrisonmusic.org if you are interested in any of these.