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Recent BathTub Orchestra Recordings

We have over 100 videos uploaded to the BathTub Orchestra YouTube channel!

Concerts

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Parade Gardens

Bath City Farm

Bath Podium

Bath Carnival 

Summer Social

  • Tuesday 16th July

Dorothy House Santa Run

Bath Half

 

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From first meeting to debut performance!

From 23rd October 2018 to 30th November 2018, we made the journey from a group of strangers to a fully fledged performing orchestra - that's just 6 weeks' practice! The first rehearsal... When Tony (keyboard) and Ed (musical director) decided to form an orchestra, they didn't know what to expect. So it must have been really pleasing to see around fourteen people show up for the first rehearsal. Everyone was a bit nervous - we were nearly all strangers - and we had quite a broad range of experience within the group. It was a bit like the first day at school! We'd had the music to practice for about a month beforehand so it was really exciting to go from practicing at home alone to playing with a room full of about fourteen other musicians - you could see the excitement on Ed's face when he heard the first bars of his arrangements being played back to him by a group of strangers. Practice, practice, practice You could really hear the sound develop each week as we star

The 2023 Creative Bath Awards

We are proud to share that we were nominated for the 2023 Creative Bath Awards in the Performance category! The Creative Bath Awards celebrate the amazing talent and creativity of Bath. We thank the Creative Bath team for organising this fantastic event and for choosing us as finalists. We also congratulate all the other nominees and the winners for their amazing work and achievements. We are the BathTub Orchestra, a friendly community orchestra in Bath that plays everything from pop songs to classical favourites. We started in October 2018 and since then we have been exploring different genres and styles, from pop songs, jazz, blues, film soundtracks and classical favourites. We welcome players of all levels and ages, and we have a lot of fun making music together. If you want to join us or find out more about us, please get involved via our website   or follow us on   Facebook , Instagram , or YouTube .

A new logo for the BathTub Orchestra

We would like to thank Mytton Williams , a local brand and design agency based in the historic city of Bath, for designing a new brand and logo for the BathTub Orchestra. They created a professional design brief which identified key traits of the orchestra to include in the new logo, and provided us with three options. After a short discussion with part of the orchestra, we gave them feedback and they quickly made a few small tweaks. We are very happy with the end result. We've already started using the new logo on this website, social media, and posters that you may have seen around town. We've also bought a new banner featuring the logo which you'll see at our next gig at Bath Vegan Festival this Saturday at noon. It also folds up really small! We are the BathTub Orchestra, a friendly community orchestra in Bath that plays everything from pop songs to classical favourites. If you want to join us or find out more about us, please visit our website or follow us on social me