Autumn 2017 Family Concert

Sunday 15 October 2017 at 3:45 pm

St. Edburg's Church, Bicester
Conductor: Sam Laughton

Mancini: The Pink Panther
Poulenc: Babar the Elephant (narrator Lynn Farleigh)
Vaughan Williams: The Wasps Overture
Haydn: Symphony No. 83 "La Poule" - first movement
Saints-Saens: Carnival of the Animals (selection)


Adults £10, Children FREE
Tickets can be purchased in advance from Coles Books (4, Crown Walk, Bicester OX26 6HY) or bought on the door. To avoid disappointment please arrive early to purchase tickets on the door - previous years' family concerts have sold out)

We are very grateful to Bicester Town Council for their kind support of this concert.

  • What a lovely family occasion it was, of a very high musical standard and most enjoyable!

  • I was amazed at how versatile the orchestra was.


Violin 1: Isabel Knowland (leader), Emma Callery, Eleanor Collins, Julie Boulter, Zoe Hudson, Carolyn Davies

Violin 2: Rachel Sansome, Imogen Schofield, Jo Sandy-Goodey, Alison Knowles, Rowan Fitz-Gibbon

Viola: Judy Hunter, Piers Gregson, Gillian Warson, Helen Timms

Cello: Miranda Ricardo, Sandy Mackenzie, Simon Kingsley, Denise Lewin

Double bass: Chris Seddon, Jane Martin

Flute: Tina Gandy, Claire Humphries

Oboe: Joanna Rhind-Tutt, Bridget Riley

Clarinet: Linda Gregson, Ian Adlington

Bassoon: Guy Thomas, Vikta Harvey

Harp: Jenny Hill

Horn: Claire Stinchcombe, Dan Blakey

Trumpet: Edward Paine, Laurence May

Trombone: Nick Abbott

Tuba: Shaun Humphries

Timpani: Keith Crompton

Percussion: Jonathan Lewin