Sidcup Symphony Orchestra's 2007-08 season of concerts:

10th November 2007 - 7.30pm
Townley Grammar School

Dawn Over the Moscow River Mussorgsky
Violin Concerto Tchaikovsky
Entr'acte and Dance of the Persian Slave Girls Mussorgsky
"The Firebird" Suite (1919) Stravinsky

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Violin solo: Dmitri Torchinsky*
Conductor: James Ross


15th December 2007 - 7.30pm
Christchurch, Bexleyheath

Christmas spectacular, including

A seasonal selection of favourite
Christmas classics, including
Overture: Barber of Seville Rossini
Espana Chabrier
Suite no 2: El Sombrero de tres picos de Falla
Extracts from Carmen Bizet
Espana Waltz Waldteufel
and a selection of Christmas Carols (audience participation is encouraged!)

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Conductor: James Ross


15th March 2008 - 7.30pm
Christ Church, Broadway, Bexleyheath.

Opera Night

Programme to include Opera scenes from:
Un ballo in Maschera Verdi
Eugene Onegin Tchaikovsky
Fidelio Beethoven
Symphony No 1 Sibelius

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Soprano solo: Sara Jonsson
Conductor: James Ross


17th May 2008 - 7.30pm
Townley Grammar School, Bexleyheath, DA6 7AB


Overture from A 'Midsummer Night's Dream'
Violin Concerto
Symphony No. 3. Eroica

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Violin solo: John Hooper
Conductor: James Ross


29th June 2008 - 7.30pm
St Margaret's Church, Lee Terrace,Lee, SE13 5DL

Choral Concert with Blackheath Choir

Programme to include choral favourites;
Prelude to Act 1 Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg Wagner
Mass in E-flat * Weber
Hymnus Amoris * Nielsen

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Conductors: James Ross and Patricia Williams*

5th July 2008 - 7.30pm
Townley Grammar School

Summer Prom Concert

A selection of great classics with a "Last Night of the Proms" feel, including

Prelude to Act 1 Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg Wagner
Les Biches Poulenc
Overture: The Wasps Vaughan Williams
The Coloured Counties J. Langley
Fantasia on British Sea Songs arr Henry Wood
Pomp & Circumstance March No 1 Elgar
Jerusalem Parry

Leader: Nigel Sharpe
Conductor: James Ross