Rehearsals take place in St. Michael's School in Heavitree. It can be found by turning into North street and following the road round the right bend into South Lawn Terrace [ EX1 2SN ], and then turn right into the large gates on your right after the Health Centre.
TERM DATES -
Rehearsals for the March 2019 concert will as follows:
January 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
February 5th, 12th.
Half Term - 19th February.
Feb. 26th, March 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
Rehearsal on Jan 15th - Full orchestra, and we will work on the Bartok and the Holst.
Some great positive and enthusiastic responses from so many of you last night about the Bartok, and some inpressive sight reading - well done!
Jan 22nd. We will start with all players needed for the slow mvt of the Mendelssohn till 7-55. The rest of the rehearsal will be full on the Bartok.
Jan. 29th. Sectionals in first half of the rehearsal - full in second half.
Feb 5th - Play through of Mendelssohn at 7-30 and Holst - mvts 2-3- 7-50 - 8-00 - coffee - Bartok 8-15
Feb 12th - Work on the Bartok Concerto for most of the rehearsal, then finish with the Holst at 9-10.
Feb 19th - Half Term.
Feb 26th - Bartok concerto till 8-10 and after coffee - Holst suite at 9-00
Mar 5th - Sectionals till 8-10 and full after coffee till 9-00 - Mendelssohn at 9-05.
Mar.12th - Mendelssohn concerto till 8-00. Coffee - then Bartok till end of rehearsal
Mar 19th - First Full run-through of concert - start with Mendelssohn till 7-55 - Holst till 8-15 - coffee - then Bartok
Mar. 26th - Holst till 8-00 - coffee - Bartok till 9-30
Saturday 30th March - 2-15 start with topping and tailing and difficult joins till 3-00 - 3-15 Mendelssohn concerto till 4-25.
Concert 30th March
Programmes are fully decided up to july 2019, and details are on the concert page for that event.
The July concert in 2019 will be on July 6th with a performance of 'The Dream of Gerontius' in the Cathedral - full details are on the concert page.
30th March 2019.