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Previous Concerts by the Canterbury Orchestra - 2009

Saturday March 21st 2009, Shirley Hall, Canterbury

20th Century American Music

The Canterbury Orchestra

Conductor: Andrew Lowen,  Leader: Chris Brown

with Peter Foggitt (piano)

March: Liberty Bell Sousa
John Henry Copland
Adagio for Strings Barber
Rhapsody in Blue Gershwin
Overture: Candide Bernstein
Appalachian Spring Copland
Suite: Porgy and Bess Gershwin

 


 

Saturday June 27th 2009, St. Peter's Methodist Church, Canterbury

A Taste of France

The Canterbury Orchestra

Conductor: Andrew Lowen,  Leader: Chris Brown

with Penelope Martin Smith (Soprano)

Faure Pavane
Berlioz Les Nuits d'Ete
Faure Sicilienne
Bizet Symphony in C

 

 


 

 

Saturday  October 3rd 2009,  King's Hall,  Herne Bay

Herne Bay Rotary Club Charity Concert

The Canterbury Orchestra

Conductor: Andrew Lowen,  Leader: André Allavena

English Country Garden              Grainger
Shallows Orchard (Falstaff)          Elgar
Hampstead Heath                       Phyllis Tate
English Folksong Suite               Vaughan Williams
Fantasia on Greensleeves           Vaughan Williams
Elizabethan Serenade                 Ronald Binge
London Suite                              Eric Coates

 


 

Next Concert

MUSICAL FRIENDS

Sat 5th May 2018, Colyer-Fergusson Hall, 7.30pm

Tickets available from the Gulbenkian Box Office at £15 and £8 for students and children

Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music
Brahms: Alto Rhapsody
Britten: Hymn to St Cecilia
Elgar: Enigma Variations

Andrew Lowen conductor

Canterbury Orchestra celebrates ‘Music & Friendship’ with Wagner’s overture Mastersingers and Elgar’s portrait of his friends, the Enigma Variations.  Their friends Lees Court Music join them in Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music and on their own in Britten’s Hymn to St Cecilia, she being the patron saint of our noble art.  To complete the programme Brahms’ seeks solace from loneliness in music in his beautiful Alto Rhapsody.

 
 

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.