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.

Tuesday 1st January 2019

Orchestration

Strauss: The Gypsy Baron Overture
2 (picc.).2.2.2. / 4.2.3.0. / 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
3(3pic).3.4(Eb,2Bb,bcl).2(+cbn)/4331/timp.6perc/​2hp.2pf/str

Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark
TBA

Herrmann: North by Northwest
TBA

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
TBA