Concert St George’s Bristol Saturday 5th March 2022  7.45pm

Andres Kaljuste – Conductor

Beethoven Leonore Overture No. 3

Rachmaninov 2nd Piano Concerto – soloist Alexandra Dariescu

Alberga Symphony – Strata – world premiere

Rehearsals :

Sunday 20th February 2pm-5pm – rehearsal on symphony only

Sunday  27th February xxx      10am to 5pm   Tutti

Tuesday 1st March  7pm to 10pm Strings

Wed 2nd or Thurs 3rd March – 7pm to 10pm Wind (date to be confirmed)

Friday  4th March    7pm to 10pm Tutti

Saturday March St George’s 2pm-5pm

Scoring

 

    Duration Flute Oboe Clarinet Bassoon Horn Trumpet Trombone Tuba Timps Percussion Harp
                           
Beethoven Leonora no, 3 14 2 2 2 2 4 2 3 0 1    
Rachmaninov 2nd Piano concerto 33 2 2 2 2 4 2 3 1 1 2  
Eleanor Alberga Symphony – Strata 30 2 2 2 2 4 2 3 1 1 2 1

 

Info

Please bring a stand to all rehearsals.

Concert dress – long black for ladies, black DJ trousers and black shirt for men

Last update 20th Nov 2021

 


 

Sunday May 8th 2022 Concert 5pm – Wedmore Church as part of the Wedmore Festival

Conductor Catherine Larsen-Maguire

Rehearsals

Thursday 5th May 7-10pm in Bristol

Sunday 8th May 1.30-4pm at the church

We will be offered tea and cake between the rehearsal and the concert

Programme  

Elgar Serenade for Strings, Warlock Capriol Suite, Solo work TBC, Mozart 29

Scoring

Strings, 2 oboes, 2 horns

Last update 20th Nov 2021


Saturday 7th May – Fun Music Day with Catherine Larsen-Maguire – Incidental Music to a Midsummer Night’s Dream

2-4.30 pm – work on a piece with Catherine

4.45-5.45pm – conducting masterclass with Catherine

6.00-6.30pm – play through the piece we worked on with invited friends

7pm – pizza party  

Last update 20th Nov 2021


Saturday May 21st 2022 Concert – Somerset Singers, Daniel Cushing – St Cuthbert’s Church Wells, 7.30pm

Programme and Scoring

Rutter – Requiem
2 Flutes, 1 Oboe, 2 Clarinets in B Flat, 1 Bassoon, 2 Horns in F, 3 Pedal Timpanist, Glockenspiel, Harp & Basic Standard String Size.

Stanford – Songs of the Fleet 
2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in B Flat, Two Bassoons, 2 Horns in F (supposed to be 4 but I will be arranging this so it suffices with 2 as the choir couldn’t afford to hire 4), Two Trumpets, Three Trombones, Tuba, Timpani (2 percussion players), Harp & Basic Strings

 

Rehearsal on the day 4-6pm

Info

Please bring a stand to all rehearsals.

Concert dress – long black for ladies, black DJ trousers and black shirt for men

Last update 21st November 2021


Sunday 12th June 2022 , 7.45pm – St George’s – NOTE SUNDAY CONCERT

Conductor – Catherine Larsen-Maguire, Tuba Solo – Andy McDade

Vaughan Williams – Wasps Overture,

Vaughan Williams – Tuba Concerto

Elgar 1st Symphony

Rehearsals :

Sunday  5th June xxx      10am to 5pm   Tutti

Tuesday 7th June xxx 7pm to 10pm Strings

Friday  10th June   7pm to 10pm Tutti

Sunday 12th June St George’s 2pm-5pm

Scoring

    Duration Flute Oboe Clarinet Bassoon Horn Trumpet Trombone Tuba Timps Percusion Harp
                           
Vaughan Williams Wasps Overture 9 2[1.2/pic] 2 2 2 4 2 3 0 1 3 1
Vaughan Williams Tuba Concerto 12 2[1.2/pic] 1 2 1 2 2 2 0 1 2  
Elgar Symphony No. 1 50 3[1.2.3/pic] 3[1.2.Eh] 3[1.2.bcl] 3[1.2.cbn] 4 3 3 1 1 3 2

Info

Please bring a stand to all rehearsals.

Concert dress – long black for ladies, black DJ trousers and black shirt for men

Last update 20th Nov 2021


Saturday 12th November 2022 – St George’s

Conductor – TBC

Programme – TBC

Rehearsals :

Sunday  5th November xxx      10am to 5pm   Tutti

Tuesday 7th November xxx 7pm to 10pm Strings

Friday  11th November 7pm to 10pm Tutti

Saturday 12th November St George’s 2pm-5pm

Info

Please bring a stand to all rehearsals.

Concert dress – long black for ladies, black DJ trousers and black shirt for men

 


DATES FOR 2023

 Saturday 25th February – concert directed by Maria  Włoszczowska

 


Saturday 20th May 2023 – St Cuthbert’s Church Wells, 7.30pm – confirmed

 

Vaughan Williams – Toward the Unknown Region
3 Flutes, 2 Oboes, Cor Anglais, 2 Clarinets in B Flat, Bass Clarinet, 2 Bassoons, 4 Horns, 3 Trumpets, 3 Trombones, Tuba, Timpani, 2 Harps (Something we could look at being on a keyboard reduction if needs be), Organ and Basic Strings.
A reduced orchestration is also possible (2.1.2.2. 2.2 0.0. timpani, piano & strings)

Jenkins – The Armed Man
Piccolo, 2 flutes (both doubling piccolo), 2 Oboes, Cor Anglais, 2 Clarinets in B Flat, Bass Clarinet, 2 Bassoons, Contrabassoon, 4 Horns, 4 Trumpets, 3 Trombones, Tuba, Timpani, Basic Strings & 5 Percussionists.

Rehearsal on the day – time TBC

Last update 20th Nov 2021


 Sunday 11th June – concert conducted by Catherine Larsen-Maguire (TBC)

 


CONFIRMED DATE

Saturday 11th November


CONFIRMED DATE FOR 2024

Saturday March 9th

Last update 20th Nov 2021