The principal objective of the Friends of RASO is to assist in the musical education of Romsey students by providing financial support to the Romsey Area Schools’ Orchestras.


This support is only given for events, projects and expenses which are not normally funded by Hampshire County Council


Financial support by the Friends of RASO includes contributions towards:

  • Purchase and repair of instruments

  • Purchase of uniform

  • Purchase of sheet music

  • Workshops and special projects