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


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.



Sunday 19th January 2020 – William Aston Hall, Glyndŵr University

Conductor: Mark Lansom (unless indicated)

Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture

Saint-Saens - Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah

Anderson - Belle of the Ball

Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

Tchaikovsky - Capriccio Italien

J. Strauss Jr. - The Blue Danube

Kander arr. Ricketts - Selections from Chicago

Williams - Harry Potter Symphonic Suite

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Nov 6: Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky, Britten, Williams

Nov 13: Britten - full rehearsal, sectionals, full. Chicago, Anderson

Nov 20: B07. Mendelssohn, Strauss, Tchaikovsky

Nov 27: B07. Tchaikovsky, Saint-Saens, Britten

Dec 4: Williams, Tchaikovsky, Chicago

Dec 11: Mendelssohn, Saint-Saens, Britten

Dec 18: Strauss, Chicago, Andersen. 9pm Christmas party!

Jan 8: Saint-Saens, Tchaikovsky, Britten

Jan 15: Strauss, Chicago, Anderson, Williams

Jan 17: Mendelssohn, Saint-Saens, Tchaikovsky, Britten, Williams

Jan 19: 10.30-1.30 all pieces in concert order. 3.30 concert


Saturday 29th February 2020 – William Aston Hall, Glyndŵr University

Conductor: Mark Lansom (unless indicated)

Berlioz - Overture “King Lear”

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3

Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique

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Jan 22: Lear, SF 4,5

Jan 29: Beethoven, SF 1,2,3 (no lower brass)

Feb 5: Lear, SF 4,5

Feb 12: SF 1,2,3 (no lower brass)

Feb 19: Lear, SF 4,5

Feb 26: Beethoven, SF 1,2,3 (no lower brass)

Feb 28: SF 1,2,3,4,5

Feb 29: 1.30-4.30 Beethoven , SF 1,2,3, Lear, SF 4,5. 7.30 concert


Saturday 20th June 2020 - Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Conductor: Richard Howarth (unless indicated)

Mahler - Symphony No. 8

Mar 4:

Mar 7: String sectional 10-12.30 tbc

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Mar 25:

Apr 1:

Apr 8:

Apr 15:

Apr 22:

Apr 25: String sectional 10-12.30 tbc

Apr 29:

May 6:

May 9: String sectional 10-12.30 tbc

May 13:

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May 27:

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Jun 10:

Jun 13: Parrs Wood High School. 2-6pm with all choirs

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Jun 19:

Jun 20: Bridgewater Hall. 1.30-4.30 rehearsal, 7.30 concert


Saturday 18th July 2020 – William Aston Hall, Glyndŵr University

Dukas – Fanfare from La Péri

Berlioz – Roman Carnival Overture

Rimsky-Korsakov – Trombone Concerto

Brahms – Variations on a Theme by Haydn

Shostakovich – The Gadfly

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Jul 18: 1.30-4.30 rehearsal, 7.30 concert



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