News and reviews

Aurora at the Proms

Proms review round–up

4th August 2015

Well, that was quite a week…! Very warm thanks to everyone who came down to the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday (or tuned in to BBC Radio 3) to hear Aurora’s BBC Proms appearance...

A mind map on a stand

Be part of Aurora’s 2015/16 season

22nd July 2015

Volunteers needed. Wormhole navigator? Ventrical key-holder? Reflective kite-flyer? Gentle guide? All or None of the above?

Aurora launches 10th Anniversary London Season

14th July 2015

Aurora Orchestra marks its ten-year anniversary with the launch of its most vibrant and ambitious season to date.

Aurora Insomnia

Insomnia album launch

7th July 2015

Aurora will release its second album for Warner Classics – Insomnia – on Friday 31 July. Insomnia charts a journey through the darkness of a troubled night, in the company of Allan Clayton.

dancers at jitterbug

Jitterbug tour

13th May 2015

Next week, Aurora takes to the road with our friends from The Man Overboard Quintet as Jitterbug tours to St George’s Bristol, The Apex Bury St Edmunds, and Norfolk & Norwich Festival.

Aurora at the Proms

Aurora at the BBC Proms 2015

23rd April 2015

Aurora Orchestra will return to the BBC Proms on Sunday 2 August for its sixth consecutive appearance, playing Brett Dean's Pastoral Symphony and Beethoven's 6th Symphony.

Aurora Road Trip

Road Trip Reviews

17th February 2015

Following the release of Aurora’s debut album on Warner Classics, here’s a round-up of press reviews, with a 5* review from BBC Music Magazine.

Aurora in Australia

Australia Tour Reviews

23rd January 2015

Aurora's inaugural tour to Australia to undertake the headline residency at the Melbourne Festival in October was a great success.

Amy Harman

Amy Harman appointed as Principal Bassoon

19th December 2014

Aurora is delighted to announce the appointment of Amy Harman.