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Last Updated on Monday, 25 March 2013 11:46
 

Next Concert - 19 May 2012

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Our next concert will take place at 2:30 pm on Saturday 19th May 2012, at the United Church, Jewry Street, Winchester.

Hampshire Air Ambulance
The concert, directed by guest conductor Edgar Holmes, is a programme of light music in aid of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance. There is no charge for admission, and a retiring collection in aid of this vital charity.

The programme will include:

  • Ron Goodwin selection including Aces High, 633 Squadron, Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines, Scarborough Fair, Send in the Clowns, Magnificent Seven, On Golden Pond
  • Mozart Horn Concerto no. 4  with soloist Neill Evans
  • Eric Coates Dambusters March

 

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 May 2012 17:40
 

Next Concert - 17 March 2012

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AlexanderSitkovetskyOur next concert will take place on Saturday 17th March 2012.

The concert, conducted by our musical director, Nicholas Wilks, will begin with a performance of Beethoven's Egmont Overture. This will be followed by the popular work, Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto. We are delighted that the soloist will be Alexander Sitkovetsky, whom friends of the orchestra will remember playing the Elgar Violin Concerto with us in March 2010.

Alexander GlazunovThe second half of the concert will be a performance of Glazunov's Second Symphony, composed when he was only twenty, and dedicated to the memory of Liszt.

For this concert the orchestra will be returning to our regular venue of New Hall, Winchester College, reopened after extensive refurbishment.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 May 2012 17:40
 

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Our next concert will take place on Saturday 12th November 2011.

The orchestra, conducted by our musical director, Nicholas Wilks, will be playing two works by the Danish composer Carl Nielsen (1865 - 1931). The performance will start with Nielson's concert overture, Helios, and conclude with his third symphony, the Sinfonia Espansiva.

Also on the programme is a selection of songs from Mahler's settings of German folk poems, Lieder aus "Des Knaben Wunderhorn" (Songs from "The Youth's Magic Horn"). The orchestra is joined by Simon Gallear (bass) and Hannah Medlam (soprano).

The concert will be at Thornden Hall (see map), Chandlers Ford at 19:30 (doors open 19:00).

Tickets are now on sale.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 October 2011 23:14
 

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Our next concert will take place on Saturday 26th March 2011.

The orchestra will be playing Mahler's ninth symphony, conducted by our musical director, Nicholas Wilks.

The concert will be at Thornden Hall (see map), Chandlers Ford at 19:45 (doors open 19:00).

Tickets are now on sale. buy tickets

Last Updated on Monday, 28 March 2011 12:22
 


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