Information for players

Upcoming concerts are shown below with rehearsal details.

Upcoming concerts

Summer 2018

Sunday 01 July 2018 at 3:45 pm at St. Edburg's Church, Bicester
Conductor: James Ham

Rameau: Overture from Les Indes Galantes
Fauré: Pelléas et Mélisande Suite
Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"

Rameau: 1202 0000 5'
Fauré: 2222 4200 T hp 18'
Ravel: 2122 2000 hp 7'
Mendelssohn: 2222 4200 T 41'

Rehearsals:

  • Thursday 7 June 7:45-10:00pm: complete run through
  • Thursday 14 June 7:45-10:00pm: strings only
  • Thursday 21 June 7:45-10:00pm
  • Thursday  28 June 7:45-10:00pm
  • Sunday 1 July 1pm-3pm: rehearsal, then concert at 3:45pm; finished by 6pm

Autumn 2018

Sunday 14 October 2018 at 3:45 am at St. Edburg's Church, Bicester
Conductor: Sam Laughton

Provisional programme:

Chabrier: Joyeuse Marche
MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Bratton: The Teddy Bear’s picnic
Haydn: Toy Symphony
Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance - Overture
Fauré: Dolly Suite (extracts)
Coates: The Three Bears
Spiegl: The Radio 4 UK Theme

Chabrier: 2121 2230 T perc 4'
MacCunn: 2222 2231 T perc 9'
Bratton: 1121 2210 perc 3'
Haydn: Strings toys 11'
Sullivan: 2121 2220 perc 7'
Fauré Dolly Suite (Nos. 1,2,6): 2222 2230 T perc hp 7'
Coates: 212(2sax)1 2230 T perc hp narrator 10'
Spiegl: 2222 2231 T perc hp 5'

Rehearsals

  • Thursday 20 September 7:45-10:00pm: complete run through
  • Thursday 27 September 7:45-10:00pm: strings only
  • Thursday 4 October 7:45-10:00pm
  • Thursday 11 October 7:45-10:00pm
  • Sunday 14 October 1pm-3pm: rehearsal, then concert at 3:45pm; finished by 6pm