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(Click here for a complete list of works played since September 1980)

22nd June 2019

Tchaikovsky                       Capriccio Italien
Mendelssohn                      Violin Concerto (Soloist:
Olivia Doflein)
Rossini/Respighi                La Boutique Fantasque
Trim                                   Slav Rhapsody
Rimsky-Korsakov              Capriccio Espagnol

30th March 2019

Vaughan Williams             Overture: The Wasps
Delius                                Piano Concerto
(Soloist: Alexander Soares)
Butterworth                       The Banks of Green Willow
Elgar                                  Enigma Variations

24th November 2018

Rossini Overture                 The Barber of Seville
Elgar                                    Cello Concerto             Soloist:
Rebecca McNaught
Dvorak                                 Symphony No 6
3rd June 2018
Beethoven                           Overture: Coriolanus
Beethoven                           Piano Concerto No 4  Soloist:
James Brawn
Beethoven                           Symphony No 8

24th March 2018

Weber                                Overture: Der Freischütz
Borodin                             In the Steppes of Central Asia
Saints-Saens                     Piano Concerto No 2  Soloist:
Katya Apekisheva
Brahms                             Symphony No 1

25th November 2017

Wagner                               Lohengrin: Prelude to Act 3
Elgar                                  Violin Concerto    Soloist: John Pearce
Sibelius                              Symphony No 2

24th June 2017

A Night of Rhapsody

Chabrier                                   Espana
                 A Shropshire Lad
Dvorak                                    Slavonic Rhapsody No. 3
Delius                                      Brigg Fair
Saint Saens                              Violin Concerto No.3 (Soloist: Olivia Doflein)
Vaughan Williams                   Norfolk Rhapsody

25th March 2017

Glinka                               Overture: Ruslan and Lyudmila
Schumann                         Piano Concerto             Soloist:
Katya Apekisheva
Vaughan Williams            Symphony No 2 (The London Symphony)

26th November 2016

Trim                                    Heart of the Five Valleys
Brahms                               Piano concerto No 2    Soloist:
Poom Prommachart
Tchaikovsky                       Symphony No. 4

25th June 2016

Humperdinck                     Overture: Hansel and Gretel
Verdi                                  Overture: La Forza del Destino
Nicolai                               Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor
Borodin                              Polotsvian Dances
Bizet                                   Carmen Suite
Massenet                            Meditation from Thaïs  Soloist: Daniel Harding
Gershwin, Mozart, Floyd, Vivaldi:  Operatic excerpts   Soloist: Philippa Lay

19th March 2016

Kabalevsky                        Overture: Colas Breugnon
Dvorak                               Cello concerto  (Soloist: Ben Hughes)
Brahms                               Symphony No 4

21st November 2015

                                   Les Francs Juges
Ravel                                 Piano concerto (Soloist: Alexander Soares)
Saint-Saens                        Symphony No 3 (The Organ Symphony)

27th June 2015

Poole                               Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra (Soloist: Madeleine Mitchell)
Tchaikovsky                    Meditation: (Soloist: Madeleine Mitchell)
Music from the cinema   Schindler's List, Jurassic Park, Warsaw Concerto, Pirates of the Caribbean,
                                        Scott of the Antarctic, Nella Fantasia, Chronicles of Narnia

21st March 2015

Stravinsky                     Firebird Suite
Rimsky-Korsakov        Concerto for Trombone: Soloist: Rhiannon Symonds
Gershwin                      Rhapsody in Blue: Soloist: Katya Apekisheva
Kalinnikov                    Symphony No 1

22nd November 2014

Trim                              Beneath the Angel Strain
Chopin                          Piano Concerto No 2   Soloist:
Poom Prommachart
Shostakovich                Symphony No 5

28th June 2014

Arnold                          A Grand, Grand Overture
Vaughan Williams        The Lark Ascending    Soloist: Hannah Brooks-Hughes
Vaughan Williams        Folk Song Suite
Holst                             Beni Mora
Elgar                             Wand of Youth

29th March 2014

Walton                          Johannesburg Festival Overture
Brahms                         Violin Concerto    Soloist: John Pearce
Dvorak                          Symphony No 7

30th November 2013

Elgar                            Overture: Cockaigne
Mozart                         Piano Concerto No. 20 (
Soloist: Katya Apekisheva)
Brahms                        Symphony No. 3

22nd June 2013

Mendelssohn               Der Schönen Melusine
Elgar                            Serenade for Strings
Strauss                         Wind Suite
Beethoven                    Symphony No 1 

3rd March 2013

Britten                         Four Sea Interludes
Sibelius                       Violin Concerto  (Soloist:
Lukas Hank)
Tchaikovsky                Symphony No. 5

24th November 2012

Shostakovich                 Festive Overture
Tchaikovsky                  Piano Concerto No 1  (Soloist:
Poom Prommachart
Brahms                          Symphony No. 2

3rd June 2012

Trim                             Olympic Fanfare
Bruch                           Violin Concerto No 1 (Soloist: Emil Huckle-Kleve)

Coates                          London Suite
Beethoven                    Symphony No 3 in Eb Major

24th March 2012

Tchaikovsky                Overture: Romeo & Juliet
Grieg                           Piano Concerto in A Minor (Soloist:
Katya Apekisheva)
Butler-Downton          Alexa Star
Dvorak                        Symphony No. 9 'From the New World'
26th November 2011 
Fauré                           Pelléas et Mélisande
Shostakovich               Piano Concerto No. 2 (soloist: Poom Prommachart)
Mahler                         Symphony No. 4

25th June 2011

Saint-Saens                Danse Macabre
Francaix                     L'Horloge de Flore (soloist: Graeme Adams)
Bizet                           From L'Arlesienne Suites
Franck                        Symphony in D Minor
26th March 2011

Sibelius                      Karelia Suite
Tchaikovsky              Violin Concerto
Savage, Hayley          Caroline's Gift
Sibelius                      Symphony No. 5

27th November 2010

Britten                       Matinée/Soirée Musicale
Piano Concerto No. 2 (soloist: Katya Apekisheva)
Brahms                      Symphony No.1

June 26th 2010        
Borodin                     Steppes of Central Asia
Glazunov                   The Seasons
Borodin                     Symphony No. 2

March 27th 2010

Trim                         Symphonic Fantasia
Elgar                         Cello Concerto
Dvorak                      Symphony No. 5
November 28th 2009

Rossini                    Overture: Barber of Seville
Beethoven               Violin Concerto (Soloist: John Pearce)
Nielsen                    Symphony No. 1

June 27th 2009

Quilter                    Children's Overture
Honnegar                Pacific 231

Grieg                      Selections from the Peer Gynt Suites
Mussorgsky             Pictures at an Exhibition

March 28th 2009

MacCunn                Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Butterworth            The Banks of Green Willow
Elgar                      Sea Pictures  (Soloist: Pamela Rudge)
Dvorak                   Symphony No. 8

November 29th 2008

Dvorak                  Overture: Nature's Realm
Saint-Saens            Violin Concerto No. 3
Mahler                   Symphony No. 1

June 29th 2008
  (at Stroud Subscription Rooms)

Beethoven             Overture: Egmont
Strauss                  Wind Suite in Bb
Tchaikovsky          Serenade for Strings
Brahms                 Double Concerto for Violin and Cello (Soloists: Alan Uren, Jessica Hayes)

May 17th 2008
    (with Stroud Choral Society)

Walton                  Spitfire Prelude & Fugue
Elgar                     Enigma Variations
Vaughan Williams   Sea Symphony

NB. The venue for this concert was Tewkesbury Abbey.

November 24th 2007

Brahms                   Variations on a theme by Haydn (St Anthony)
Sibelius                   Finlandia
Berlioz                    Harold in Italy

June 23rd 2007  Ballet Music

Strauss                    Overture: Die Fledermaus

Gounod                  Faust
Delibes                   Coppelia
Chabrier                  Espana
Ponchielli                Dance of the Hours

Tchaikovsky            Swan Lake

March 2007

Mozart                    Overture: The Marriage of Figaro
Glazunov                 Concerto for Violin (Soloist:
Emil Huckle-Kleve)
Rachmaninov           Symphony No 2 in E Minor

November 2006

Nicholai                   Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor
Jones                       Sinfonietta (First movement)

Weber                     Clarinet Concerto No 1 (Soloist: Verity Butler)
Trim                        Elegy for Caroline
Tchaikovsky            Symphony No.6 (Pathétique)
in B Minor     

June 2006

Humperdinck            Overture - Hansel and Gretel
Prokofiev                 Romeo and Juliet Suites 1 & 2 (Excerpts)
Saint-Saens               Bacchanale from Sampson and Delilah
Rachmaninov            Rhapsody on a theme from Paganini (Soloist: Samantha Newbold)
March 2006

Mendelssohn            Overture - Midsummer Night's Dream

Mendelssohn            Violin Concerto No 1 in E minor
Mendelssohn            Symphony No 3 in A Minor

November 2005

Rossini                    Overture - Thieving Magpie
Dvorak                    Cello Concerto in B Minor
Brahms                    Symphony No 4 in E Minor