10th November 2018 – Evening concert commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI
Chorleywood music are proud to support Chorleywood Parish Council’s commemoration and remembrance weekend featuring music from the era and composed by some of the war musicians.
A very special occasion to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1. The Memorial Hall was built by significant donations from local people to commemorate the fallen of ‘the Great War’. The programme will include Elgar’s Cello Concerto with soloist Nicola Tait, Sospiri, Nimrod (both also by Elgar), Butterworth’s ‘The Banks of Green Willow’, John Williams’ ‘Hymn to the Fallen’ and two pieces composed specially for this concert.
13th January 2019 – New Year Concert of Viennese Waltzes etc. at Chorleywood Memorial Hall
We are planning on making this a highly memorable, fun way to start the New Year!
Previous Concerts and events:
1st July 2018 – Chorleywood Music Day
Generously supported by Chorleywood Parish Council, Chorleywood Music brought instrumental tryouts and a side by side concert to the Russell School, Brushwood Drive, Chorleywood. The Orchestra was doubled for the day with youngsters and returnees enjoying a varied programme of Elgar, Sibelius, Wagner, Mussorsky, Williams and McFarlane. Our tryout a musical session run by Christine Deeley and a team of school age volunteers, demonstrated their instruments to enthusiastic children some as young as three! See you next Year!
Classics in October
4pm on 15th October 2017
Chorleywood Memorial Hall, Common Road, Chorleywood, WD3 5SL
Chorleywood Orchestra, conducted by Richard Wainwright, are proud to present a wonderful afternoon of beautiful music including:
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola & Orchestra
Rosemary Wainwright (Violin), Daniel Cornford (Viola)
Mozart: Mariage of Figaro Overture
Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky: Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Grieg: Excerpts from Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 (including In the Hall of the Mountain King!)
Coates: Dambusters March
Sousa: Liberty Bell March