ESSEX SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA



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We meet to rehearse on:              

Mondays from 7.30 - 9.45 pm

Lower Hall

St John Payne School

Patching Hall Lane

Chelmsford   CM1 4BS


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For a printable (pdf) version of the rehearsal schedule click here


Rehearsals

Concert dates for next season


Autumn Concert      25th November 2017

Spring Concert         3rd March 2018

Summer Concert      30th June 2018

Essex Symphony Orchestra



4 December -  Repertoire evening: Beethoven Symphony No.3

11 December -Repertoire evening: Nielsen, Suite from Aladdin


Programme 2 – With Phil Sunderland

Strauss                          Vier Letzte Lieder   24’

Solo soprano

4[1.2.3/pic2.pic1]  3[1.2.Eh]  3[1.2.bcl]  3[1.2.3/cbn] — 4  3  3  1 — tmp — hp — cel — str

Rachmaninoff              Symphony No.2    60’

3[1.2.3/pic]  3[1.2.3/Eh]  3[1.2.bcl(A)]  2 — 4  3  3  1 — tmp+3 — str

perc: bd, cym, sd, glock

January 8

January 15

January 22 - Sectional

January 29

February 5

February 12 – half term, no rehearsal

February 19

February 25  Sunday 10 – 1 timing tbc

February 26

March 3 – concert day

March 5 – AGM

Programme 3 – ESO at the Movies! (incorporates Concert for Young People)

Bernstein   West Side Story: Symphonic Dances (1957) 24’

3[1.2.3/pic] 3[1.2.Eh]  4[1.2.Ebcl.bcl]  3[1.2.cbn] — 4 3 3 1 - asx - tmp+4 or 5 - hp -  pf/cel - str

perc: vib, timbales, congas, bd, tomtom, set, cym, tambn, woodblk, tri, tamtam, xyl, glock, chimes, td, 4pitched dr, 2sd, finger cym, 2pr marac, 3cowbells, police whistle, 3bongos, 2sus cym, guiro


Zimmer / Badelt            Pirates of the Caribbean c.5’ Orch TBC

INTERVAL

Williams   Flying Theme from E.T.  3’ Orch TBC

Williams  Star Wars Suite 24’3 (1.2.3/picc) 2 (1.2/EH) 3 (1.2.bcl) 2 – 4331 – tmp+5 – hp – pf/cel – str

Perc: bd, cym, sus cym, tri, tamtam, glock, vib, 2sd

Williams  Raiders of the Lost Ark – final march  6’ Orch TBC


March 12 Workshop

March 19 Workshop

March 26 Workshop

April 2 EASTER

April 9 EASTER

April 16 - Williams

April 23 - Williams

April 30 - Williams

May 7 BANK HOLIDAY

May 14 - Bernstein

May 21 - Bernstein

May 28 BANK HOLIDAY

June 4 - Bernstein / Williams

June 11 - Bernstein / Williams / Badelt

(Tom N/A, conductor TBC)

June 18 - Bernstein / Williams / Badelt

June 25 –  Concert for young people   times TBC

June 30 – Concert Day

14:15 Bernstein

15:45 break

16:00 – 17:15 Badelt, Williams


July 2 committee meeting

July 9 social event


Entrance to car park

Rehearsal Hall