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Previous Concerts by The Canterbury Orchestra - 2004

December 2004
St. Stephen's Church, Canterbury

Programme: Music included music for flute and orchestra by John Rutter, selections from Bizet's L'Arlesienne suites, Teleman's Voila Concerto in G, cello ensemble and Ivor Novello's Dancing Years .... plus Christmas Carols.


November 2004
All Saint's Church, Canterbury

Programme: At this concert the Canterbury Orchestra's new timpani (bought with proceeds from the 50th Anniverasy appeal) were used for the first time. The programme included Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, Songs of a Wayfarer by Mahler and Borodin's 2nd symphony.


St. Mary's Church, Chartham

Charity Concert

Programme: The profits of the concert were for the benefit of the Tower Room project at St. Mary's Church. The programme included Mozart's Overture Il Seraglio, Handel's Organ Concerto in B flat, and Haydn's 99th Symphony.


Saturday 15th May 2004 at 7:30pm
Quire of Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent

50th Anniversary concert in Cantebrury Cathedral

Programme
Canctus in memory of Bejamin Britten Arvo Part
The Lord is My Shepherd John Myhill
Quiet City Aaron Copland
Toward the Unknown Region Vaughan Williams
Symphony No. 7 in A major Beethoven

Summer Concert: Drumroll into the 19th Century

7.30pm, Saturday 6th July 2019, Colyer-Fergusson Hall

Schumann: Overture, Scherzo & Finale

Hummel: Trumpet Concerto (soloist: Jamie Phillips)

Haydn: Symphony no.103 in Eb

Tickets full £15 & students & children £8

Canterbury Orchestra’s summer concert explores elements of the transition from Classicism to Romanticism in the then Austro-German empire centred around the vibrant musical hub of Vienna.  Haydn’s “Drumroll” symphony, written in London before his return to Vienna, provides an example of his late classical symphonies; Hummel, a protege of Haydn, gives us the first modern trumpet concerto and from Leipzig we hear one of Schumann’s early flirtations with the symphony.

Interested in playing with the Canterbury Orchestra?

Call Nicky Pound, Canterbury Orchestra Manager on 01304 812755 or email us to find out whether we have vacancies.