Sidcup Symphony Orchestra's 2005-06 season of concerts:

19th November 2005 - 7.30pm
Townley Grammar School, Townley Road, Bexleyheath, Kent

Florida Suite (extracts) Frederick Delius
Cello Concerto Samuel Barber
Symphony in D Cesar Franck

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Cello solo: Minat Lyons
Conductor: Peter Harris

 


17th December 2005 - 7.30pm
Townley Grammar School, Townley Road, Bexleyheath, Kent

A programme of light classics and seasonal music including

The Nutcracker (suite) Pyotr Tchaikovsky
A Little Suite for Orchestra no 2 Malcolm Arnold
Suite: Lieutenant Kije (excerpts) Serge Prokofiev
Marche Slave Pyotr Tchaikovsky
plus traditional Christmas carols arr Peter Harris

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Conductor: Peter Harris

 

18th March 2006 -7.30pm
Townley Grammar School, Townley Road, Bexleyheath, Kent

Norfolk Rhapsody No 1 Ralph Vaughan Williams
The Swan of Tuonela* Jean Sibelius (from Lemminkainen Legends)
Appalachian Spring Aaron Copland
Symphony no 2 "Four Temperaments" Carl Nielsen

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
*Cor anglais solo: Annette Wightman
Conductor: David Smith

 


13th May 2006 - 7.30pm
Townley Grammar School, Townley Road, Bexleyheath, Kent

Petite Suite Claude Debussy
Le Tombeau de Couperin* Maurice Ravel
Concerto de Aranjuez Joaquin Rodrigo
Sinfonietta Ernest John Moeran

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Solo Guitar: Sarah Freestone
* Principal oboe: Kevin England
Conductor: David Grubb

 


15th July 2006 - 7.30pm
Townley Grammar School, Townley Road, Bexleyheath, Kent

Mozart Tribute Programme
A programme of popular classics with a "Last Night of the Proms" feel, including

Overture: Der Freischutz Carl Maria von Weber
Blue Danube Waltz Johann Strauss
Horn Concerto No 4 Wolgang Amadeus Mozart
Fantasia on British Sea Songs arranged Henry Wood
Pomp & Circumstance March No 1 Edward Elgar
Jerusalem Hubert Parry

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Soloist: Mike Bailey
Conductor: David Grubb