Spring Concert

Saturday 17th March 2018 @ 7:30pm

St Mary's Church, Hitchin

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Handel Concerto Grosso Op.6 No.8
Telemann Horn Concerto in D TWV 51:D8
Dvorak Waltzes Op.54 (Nos.1 & 4)
Walton Two Pieces for Strings from Henry 5th Suite:
Passacaglia - Death of Falstaff;
Touch Her Soft Lips and Part
Britten Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings.
Soloists: Ben Goldscheider (Horn) and Andrew Sutherland (Tenor)
Conductor: David Murphy; Leader: Nick Evans-Pughe

Summer Jazz Concert

Saturday 23rd June 2018 @ 7:30pm

St Mary's Church, Hitchin


Items with Jazz Band include:

Quincy Jones Soul Bossa Nova and Quintessence
Amy Winehouse Back to Black
Sade/Ray St John Smooth Operator
Gershwin/DuBose Heyward Summertime

Orchestra-only items include:

Zequinha de Abreu Tico Tico
Nacio Herb Brown Temptation
Conductor: Trevor Hughes

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Previous Concerts

4th November 2017

Town Hall, Hitchin
  • Elgar Introduction and Allegro
  • Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings (two movements)
  • Dag Wiren Serenade for Strings
  • Finzi Romance for String Orchestra

8 July 2017 Afternoon Concert - Music for Strings and Harp

St. Mary's Church, Hitchin
  • Mahler Adagietto from Symphony No.5
  • Vaughan Williams Dives and Lazarus
  • Holst St Pauls Suite
  • Debussy Danses Sacrée and Profane
  • Leroy Anderson Fiddle Faddle
  • Giovanni Dettori Lady Gaga Fugue

8 July 2017 Evening Concert - Bach by Candlelight

St. Mary's Church, Hitchin
  • J.S. Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D, BWV 1058
  • J.S. Bach Cantata for Soprano, Oboe, Strings and Continuo, BWV 84
  • J.S. Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048
  • J.S. Bach Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043

25 March 2017

St. Mary's Church, Hitchin
  • Britten Simple Symphony Op.4
  • W. A. Mozart Eine kleine Nachtmusik
  • Badelt Arr. Ricketts Pirates of the Caribbean
  • Karl Jenkins Palladio (1st movement)
  • Paul Lewis Rosa Mundi
  • Piazzolla Arr. Kazik Libertango
  • Kuchler Concertino in D Op.15
  • Trad. Arr. Julie Lyonn Liebermann Celtic Butterfly
  • Strauss Pizzicato Polka

12 November 2016

Town Hall, Hitchin
  • Popper Requiem for Three Cellos
  • John Williams Theme from Schindler's List
  • Vaughan Williams Charterhouse Suite
  • John Rutter Suite for Strings
  • Purcell Chacony

9 July 2016

St. Mary's Church, Hitchin
  • Sibelius Andante Festivo
  • Poulenc Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani
  • Mendelssohn String Symphony No. 7
  • Bartok Romanian Dances

5 March 2016

St. Mary's Church, Hitchin
  • Corelli Christmas Concerto
  • J.S.Bach Brandenberg Concerto No.4
  • Ireland Minuet from the Downland Suite
  • Suk Serenade for Strings
  • Jeffes Perpetuum Mobile (Penguin Cafe)

7 November 2015

St. Mary's Church, Hitchin
  • Grieg Elegiac Melodies
  • Vivaldi Autumn from the Four Seasons
  • Boyce Symphony No.4 in F
  • Warlock Capriol Suite
  • Elgar Serenade for Strings
  • Grainger Molly On The Shore

12 July 2015

Tilehouse Baptist Church, Hitchin
  • Grieg Holberg Suite
  • Vaughan-Williams Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
  • Boyce Symphony No.1 in Bb
  • Mozart Divertimento in F
  • Corelli Concerto Grosso No.4 in D
  • Vivaldi Concerto for four violins and cello in B minor (Op.3 No.10)

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