The Mozart Symphony Orchestra is one of London's finest professional ensembles. London has a much deserved reputation as the leading city in the world for classical music and the Mozart Symphony Orchestra of London is a vital part of that. Our players are all of the highest calibre.

If you hire the Mozart Symphony Orchestra for your event, you can be sure of the very best.

Principal Conductor

Philip Mackenzie is currently Principal Conductor of the Mozart Symphony Orchestra and the Amadeus Orchestra, and Principal Guest Conductor of the Crimean State Symphony Orchestra. He also frequently works with the Manchester Camerata and his most recent CD with them was described by Gramophone Magazine as "first class" and was "highly recommended" by the Penguin CD guide.

Other orchestras with which Philip has worked with include Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Bombay Chamber Orchestra, the Pardubice Chamber Orchestra, Bath Philharmonia, Guernsey Symphony Orchestra, the Manchester Concert Orchestra, and the Kwa Zulu Natal Symphony Orchestra.

Recently, Philip conducted the Moscow TV and Radio State Orchestra and the chorus from the Kirov Opera in a sell-out performance of Mozart's Requiem in Moscow. In September of this year he shared a central London stage with Leslie Garratt and Kylie Minogue.

As a choral trainer he has achieved notable successes with the Manchester Bach Choir, Exeter Choral Society and many others. Philip has taught conducting at Bath Spa University College and Newcastle University.


Mark Messenger travels across the globe as a performer, teacher, consultant and examiner and is currently head of strings at the Royal College of Music in London.

He has played with many orchestras including London Philharmonic, Royal Philharmonic, Philharmonia, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, English Festival Orchestra, English Sinfonia, Philomusica, Brighton Philharmonic, English String and Symphony Orchestras, European Chamber Opera and many others.

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