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.

Sunday 18th November 2018 – Children’s Concerts


Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade (1st movement – part only)
2222 4231— tmp+4 — hp — str

Wood: Fantasia on British Sea Songs (Sailor’s hornpipe)
2[1.2/pic]222 2231— tmp+4 — hp — str

Wagner: Flying Dutchman Overture (Opening to Sailor’s Dance)
3[1.2.pic]222 4231— tmp — hp — str

Badellt: Pirates of the Caribbean Suite (All)

Rehearsal Schedule

Tuesday 1st January 2019


Strauss: The Gypsy Baron Overture
2 (picc.).2.2.2. / / timp.perc. / harp / str.

Prokofiev: Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet
+3+3+3+3 4331 T Perc Hp Pf/Cel Str Sax (Vla-d’a)

Massenet: Ballet Music from Le Cid
+2+222 4431 T Perc 2Hp strings

Marquez: Conga del Fuego
pic,2-2-ebcl,2-2; 4-3-3-1; timp-4 perc; str

Arnold: The Bridge on the River Kwai

Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark

Herrmann: North by Northwest

Morricone: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly and Gabriel’s Oboe
2222 2231 timp, perc (bass drum, suspended cymbal), harpsichord, str

Strauss II: The Blue Danube Waltz, from 2001: A Space Odyssey