Autumn Term 2021 will commence Monday 13 September. Rehearsals will take place on Monday mornings at The Ivybridge Rugby Club.  

 Post Code: PL21 0LR. 

Rehearsal Time:

Arrival: 10.15 am

Orchestra Playing: 10.30 – 12.00

Autumn 2021 Dates

Sept.  13th, 20st, 27th

Oct. 4th, 11th, 18th

Nov.  1nd, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th

Dec 6th

Autumn Concert (Date, Timing & Venue TBD)

Meet your committee

Chairman: Gill Jolly

As Chairman, Gill is responsible for chairing all committee meetings and as a point of contact for all correspondence. Gill is also responsible for organising concert venues.

Living in the heart of the South Hams  in Modbury, Gill plays the clarinet, along with recorders and handbells. She has been a constant member of the orchestra since the early days when there were just six friends  meeting at the home of Barbara Wintersgill, the orchestra’s founder. 

Gill may be contacted by email on


Musical Director

Ian Hiscock

Responsible for the orchestra’s music. Ian’s objective is to  select music that constantly stretches the players’ ability. 

Social Secretary

Sue darling

Responsible for organising all social events,  concerts, cards/flowers/gifts and refreshments.    


Keith Preston

Responsible for managing the orchestra’s finances including collecting subscriptions, paying all invoices and reporting Accounts to Committee.

Minutes Secretary

Sarah Owen

Responsible for preparing the agendas and recording any minutes arising from all committee meetings. Sarah is the second signatory  for  the  bank account.


John MacDonald

Responsible for public facing materials including PR, the web site and any activities to promote concert awareness.