You are very welcome to come and watch one of our rehearsals, or to join us for some ‘try-out’ rehearsals!

We are looking for the following instruments:

Double Bass and Brass

horn, trombone and trumpet specifically.
In general, viola and violin are also always welcome.

If you play a different instrument than those mentioned above, we may also be able to accomodate you. If you are interested to become a member, or if you like to join us for a rehearsal, please send an email to

Besides a full membership you can sometimes join us for one project. If you are interested, please contact us.

Membership fees

The annual membership fees are determined each year in March, at the GMM.
For 2023, the membership fee is € 250. If you cancel your membership after 1 February, the full annual fee for that year will be due. Joining us for one project, costs € 150.

Bank acount: NL27 INGB 0000 4303 11 – c/o Bataafs Symfonie Orkest – Den Haag

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We rehearse every Thursday evening from 20.00 to 22.30 in the Zandliet Lyceum, Bezuidenhoutseweg 40, 2594 AW The Hague.

We regularly start with a special group rehearsal for one or more of the sections, followed by a tutti-rehearsal. See our rehearsal scheme: repetitierooster.