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 Autumn term 2019 are as follows:
10th September - Full Orchestra
17th September - Full Orchestra
24th September - interviews and auditions for new Musical Director. I hope all goes really well, but do remember that if none of the 3 come up to your full wishes I would still love to be with you for a year or two more.
1st October - 7-30 Strings,Clars.,Fg's and 2 horns - 7-45 add 2 horns,fls/oboes. 8-10 coffee - 8-25 Full orchestra.
8th October - 7-30 - Sectionals - Strings - WW/Brass. Coffee 8-20 - 8-35 Full Herewith a performance of the Bax for you to have a listen to - Bax - Symphony No 4
15th October - Full orchestra - end of Mvt 1; Mvt 2 and Mvt 3 Bax - after coffee at 8-25 complete the 3rd mvt and end with Shostakovich overture
22nd October is half - term.
29th October - First half all players in the Elgar mvts 3,2 then 1 except trbs/tpts.8-00 Add tpts/trbs. to do small bits and mvt 4. Coffee at 8-25 - second half Mvt 3 Bax.
5th November - Sectionals in first half till 8-15 - coffee then full for second half.
12th November - Work on last mvt Elgar; Bax symphony Tempo change sections and playthrough of Shost ouverture
19th November - 1st full run-through of concert programme - start with with mvts 1-3 Elgar then mvt 4, Shost. ouverture and Bax symphony.
26th November - 2nd full run-through as 19th.
CONCERT 30th November -
DATES FOR THE FUTURE
March 28th 2020 Spring Concert
May 23rd 2020 Dawlish Arts Festival concert
July 11th 2020 Summer Concert
November 28th 2020 Winter Concert