Making great music at the Heart of Scotland

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We are having another fun, one-off

Community Play Day for adults on

Sunday October 16th 2022

As before we will be providing a popular mixture of music for string orchestra and wind band.

If your standard is between grades 1 – 5 we will have a part for you to play.

You will need your instrument, a music-stand and a packed lunch.       

Tea/coffee and cake will be provided.

Admission is FREE but please register for a place.

Please leave your name and contact details at:

[email protected]

or 07535 143936


Next DCO Concert

November 2022 tbc

2022 "Miniatures" no 1

On Saturday February 19th, 25 members of the orchestra got together in the Chapel of QV School, Dunblane, for a morning of fun, playing music by Gluck, Fasch, Haydn and Mozart plus two movements from a new work "The Lewis Chess Suite" by Julian Ward, developed and arranged by Lorna McLaren.

Conductor                                        and                                            Leader

Principal Conductor:

Robert was recently voted as the Best Instrumental Group Music Director in the 2021 Making Music Awards, a UK nation-wide poll to find the best and most inspiring music performers, composers and conductors in the country.

Click below for a full biography.

Robert Baxter