Rehearsals for the Spring term continue to be based at the Ray Gray Centre, NE6 4UH. Seating will initially be with separate stands, 1.5m spacing. More information will follow on email.

Rehearsal Schedule

Please see below for the rehearsal schedule, location maps, music listings, membership policy, joining procedure. Rehearsals at the Ray Gray Centre will be 7:30-9:30pm with a 10 min break, players to arrive no earlier than 7:15 pm. Unfortunately we are unable to provide tea/coffee at the moment so please bring your own drink if you need one.

Members please ensure you sign up to our GDPR compliant mailing system (MailChimp). The mailer will be used for rehearsal and concert information. Sign up link: . 

Why not also join our facebook group NTO Social?

Please note that this rehearsal schedule can be subject to change. Changes will be circulated on email and announced at rehearsals.

Please note that this schedule can be subject to change. All changes will be circulated on email and announced at rehearsals.

Rehearsal Location

Ray Gray Community Centre

Stotts Road

Newcastle -upon-Tyne


We have permission to use the carpark for the football club across the road. Please reserve spaces nearer to the ray Gray Centre for those with large instruments.

Fancy a tryout?

Do you play the Viola or Percussion? NTO is looking for good (Grade 8 standard) players to start in the Summer term. Please contact the secretary on

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