Rehearsals

The orchestra rehearses at the Homewood Road United Reformed Church, Sandpit Lane St Albans AL1 4BH  on Wednesdays from 7.30pm – 10.00pm, tuning at 7.25pm. Venue opens at 7.10pm.

If absent or late, please inform section principals (strings) or David Utting: 07930 313790 (winds, brass) in advance. Winds and brass please arrange a deputy if absent.

Saturday 9th March 2019

Orchestration

Matthew Taylor: Storr (2012) 13’
322 (1.2.contra) – 4330 – timp+1 
Perc: bd, cym, susp cym,tam-tam (timp plays susp cym)

Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto 38’
2222 – 4200 – tmp – str

Franz Schubert: Symphony, D.944 ‘The Great C major’  48′
2222 – 2230 – tmp – str       

Rehearsal Schedule

Saturday 11th May 2019

Orchestration

TBA

Rehearsal Schedule

Saturday 6th July 2019

Orchestration

Giuseppe Verdi: La forza del destino – Overture 8′
2(1.pic)222 – 4231(cimbasso) – tmp+1 – 2hp – str
perc: bd/cym          NB bd/cym combined, please ask if unsure 

Edvard Grieg: Piano concerto 30′  Soloist : Veronika Shoot
(1.2/pic)222 – 4230 – tmp – str
Piccolo plays only 11 bars near the end of the 3rd mvt

Carl Nielsen: Symphony No.4 -The Inextinguishable 36′
3(1.2.3/pic)333(1.2.3/cbn) – 4331 – 2tmp – str

Rehearsal Schedule

Wednesday 10th July 2019 – Repertoire Evening

Wednesday 17th July 2019 – Concerto Evening