2023-4 season – All at Square Chapel

All rehearsals and concerts at Square Chapel Arts Centre, Halifax HX1 1QG. Players should bring their own music stand. Concert dress – all black.

 

AGM: The Orchestra’s Annual General Meeting will be held at 7pm on Sunday March 3rd 2024. It will be an online meeting. Meeting details have been sent to members online. Email or text if you need them re-sending.

 

 

Concert Sunday 17th March 2024 at 3pm

  • Rehearsing: Sunday February 25th at 2pm
  • Sunday March 10th 2024 at 2pm
  • Sunday March 17th 2024 at 10.30am

Conductor: John Lyon

  • Mozart Cosi fan Tutte (2222 2200 T Str) 5’
  • Weber: Bassoon concerto (2200 2200 T Str) 18’ (soloist: David Baker)
  • Elgar: Chanson de Nuit et Chanson de Matin (1121 2000 piano str) 8’
  • Schumann: Symphony No. 3 (Rhenish) (2222 4230 T Str) 31’

REHEARSAL ORDERS:

25th Feb & 10th March
2:00 PM Schumann mov 4&5
14:40 Schumann mov 1
15:10 Schumann mov 2
15:30 Schumann mov 3
15:45 Break
16:00 Elgar
16:15 Mozart
16:35 Weber (2nd mov last)
5:00 PM End

17th March
10:30 AM Schumann 4,5,1,2,3
12:00 Break
12:15 Weber
13:00 Mozart
13:15 Elgar

 

 

Concert: Sunday 23rd June 2024 at 3pm 

  • Rehearsing: Sunday 9th June 2024 at 2pm
  • Sunday 16th June 2024 at 2pm
  • Sunday 23rd June 2024 at 10.30am

Conductor: Stephen Threlfall

  • Mendelssohn Midsummer Night’s Dream (with narration by Alistair Cheetham) (2222 2231 T perc str) 35’
  • Brahms No. 1 Serenade  (2222 4200 T Str) 46’
 

For the 2023-24 season, EVERYTHING will be at Square Chapel, with the first two rehearsals in the Cornerstone room, and everything on the concert day in the Red Brick Auditorium.

Weber parts:

Mozart parts:

Elgar Chanson de Nuit parts:

Elgar Chanson de Matin parts:

Schumann parts: