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Rehearsal Schedule

Rehearsals are in the William Aston Hall from 7.15-9.30 unless indicated. Please bring a music stand. If you are unable to be at any rehearsal, please let us know as soon as you can, as we may be able to reflect this in the rehearsal schedule. Retrospectively the schedule will endeavour to show what was actually rehearsed if it differed from what was planned.

You can download a copy of the current concert schedule for printing here.

Saturday 24th February 2018 – William Aston Hall, Glyndŵr University

Conductor: Russell Gray (unless indicated)

A night at the opera

Verdi - Prelude from “La Traviata”

Verdi - Brindisi from “La Traviata”

Mozart - Trio from Act 1 of “The Magic Flute” 

Puccini - Love duet from Act 1 of “Madame Butterfly”

Mozart - Terzettino from “Cosi fan tutte”

Puccini - Love duet from Act 1 of “La Boheme”

Bizet - Prelude to “Carmen”

Bizet - Le Toreador from “Carmen”

Puccini - Love duet from Act 1 of “Tosca” 

J Strauss II - Czardas from “Die Fledermaus”

J Strauss II - Bruderlein from “Die Fledermaus” 

Lehar - Lippen schweigen from “The Merry Widow” 

Puccini - Nessun Dorma from “Turandot”

Jan 17: Verdi Prelude, Brindisi, Magic Flute, Cosi, Bizet Prelude, Toreador, Bruderlein, Lippen

Jan 24: Butterfly, Tosca, Nessun Dorma

Jan 31: includes Boheme, Tosca, Czardas

Feb 7: B07. Cond. ML. Boheme, Butterfly, Czardas, Tosca

Feb 10: B07. Cond. RH. 10am-1pm. Strings only - Mahler Symphony no. 9. See here for details

Feb 14: B07. All pieces excepting the instrumental preludes

Feb 21: Carmen pieces, Tosca, Butterfly, Czardas, Boheme

Feb 23:

Feb 24: 1.30-4.30. 7.30 concert

Saturday 19th May 2018 – William Aston Hall, Glyndŵr University

Conductor: Richard Howarth (unless indicated)

Mahler: Symphony No. 9

Sponsored by Cobalz

Feb 10: B07. 10am-1pm. Strings only. See here for details and bar number chart

Feb 28: B07. Cond. ML. Selected extracts from whole symphony. Details here

Mar 3: B07. 10am-1pm. Strings only

Mar 7: Cond. ML. Selected extracts from whole symphony. Details here

Mar 14: B07. Movt 1

Mar 21: Movt 3

Mar 28: B07. Movt 2

Apr 4: Movt 4

Apr 11: B07. Movts 1, 2

Apr 18: Movts 3, 4

Apr 25: Movts 1, 3

May 2: Movts 2, 4

May 9: Movts 1, 3

May 16: Movts 2, 4

May 18: Catrin Finch Suite, Glyndŵr University. All movements

May 19: 1.30-4.30 All in movement order. 7.30 concert

Saturday 14th July 2018 – William Aston Hall, Glyndŵr University

Conductor: Nic Fallowfield (unless indicated)

Liadov - Kikimora

Liadov - Baba Yaga
Tchaikovsky - Violin concerto
Dvorak - In Nature’s Realm

Dvorak - Carnaval

Dvorak - Othello

May 23: Dvoraks

May 30: Cond. ML. Tchaikovsky

Jun 6: Liadovs and Dvorak as required (with picc)

Jun 13: Cond. ML. Carnival, In Nature’s Realm

Jun 20: In Nature’s Realm, Othello

Jun 27: Carnival and Liadovs

Jul 4: Dvoraks and Tchaikovsky

Jul 11: Liadovs and Tchaikovsky (no trombones required)

Jul 13: Dvoraks

Jul 14: 1.30-4.30. All pieces. 7.30 concert

Concert Dress

Concert dress is all black, with black shirt with no bow tie or jacket for men. Any change to these stipulations will appear here!