Get Involved


Willoughby Symphony Orchestra and Choir could not operate successfully without its wonderful volunteers.

To apply to become a Willoughby Symphony volunteer, please contact Willoughby Symphony Coordinator Annette Brown on 9777 7634 or

Willoughby Symphony Advisory Committee

The Willoughby Symphony Advisory Committee was appointed in 2000 to oversee the planning and direction of the organisation.

The Committee includes Councillors from the Willoughby Ward area, business and marketing professionals, interested community members, a representative of the orchestra and a member of the Willoughby City Council’s Performing Arts Unit Staff. They meet once every two months to advise on artistic, business and administrative issues.

At present the members of the Committee are:

  • Mayor of Willoughby Cr Gail Giles-Gidney (Chair)
  • Noel Cislowski (Dep Chair)
  • Clr Wendy Norton
  • Robert Wilson
  • Jann Hulme
  • Wendy Lindgren (President, Willoughby Symphony Choir)
  • Millie Whyte
  • David Saffir (Concertmaster Emeritus, Willoughby Symphony Orchestra)