2018 Concert schedule

25th March 2018 – Spring Concert

Our orchestra returns to the Chorleywood Memorial Hall for an uplifting concert featuring Classic FM’s Hall of Fame Winner, Vaughan Williams  “The Lark Ascending”,  Mendelssohns Hebridies Overture, Schuberts Unfinished symphony No.8 in B Minor, Delius “On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring” and “The Walk to the Paradise Garden” and Fanfare to the Common Man by Aaron Copland. We’re also delighted to be premiering a new piece “Melting into Spring” by local musician and composer, Adrian Warren.

For this concert we welcome Yume Fujise, a hugely talented violinist at the beginning of an international career – multiple concerto prize winner and a member of Nichola Benedetti’s new string quartet.

1st July – Side by Side concert

Plans are underway for a second even more spectacular “side by side” concert providing children and adults of all abilities the opportunity to perform in a full orchestra. See our news page for details of last year’s event.

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.

 

 

 

Previous Concerts:

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