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Saturday 25th March 2017
Brahms
Tragic Overture
Mozart
Piano Concerto no 24 in C minor*
DvoraK
Sympnony no 6 in D

* Solo Piano: Sarah Robinson
Sunday 27th November 2016
Mendelssohn Symphony no 3 (the "Scottish")
Lennon/McCarthy arr D Palmer Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Jeff Tyzic 12 Gifts of Christmas

                    Tynedale Orchestra Concerts: Complete list.

            (The inaugural meeting of the orchestra took place on 22th Sept. 1988)

1) Sunday 5th March 1989 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductor/pianist: Graeme McKinnon
Gabrieli: Canzon Quarti Toni (Transcribed & Edited by David Greer)
Byrd: Non Nobis Domine (arr for string orch. by Nicholas Marcheall)
Mozart: Piano Concerto no 21 in A
Haydn: Symphony 104 (London)

2) Sunday 19 November 1989 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductor: Graeme McKinnon
Beethoven: Overture: Egmont
Mozart: Andante for flute orchestra, arr. for fl. & piano by Max Wolff
     Solo flute: Laura McKinnon
Brahms: Intermezzo in C sharp minor
    Piano Graeme Mckinnon
Chopin: Sonata for Piano & Cello, Scherzo
    Solo cello: Suzie Winkworth
Beethoven: Symphony no 8 in F.

3) Sunday 25th March 1990 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductors: Graeme McKinnon and John Hawkes with Laura McKinnon (Flute)
Schubert: Overture, Rosamunde
Mozart: Flute Concerto No.1 
John Hawkes: Five Sketches for Chamber Orchestra
Schubert: Symphony No.8 (Unfinished)

4) Sunday 16th Dec. 1990 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Michael Walton (Trumpet)
Handel: Concerto Grosso
Hummel: Trumpet Concerto 
Beethoven: Symphony No.1

5) Sunday 19th May 1991 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne
Britten: Simple Symphony
Gordon Jacob: Old Wine In New Bottles
Peter Maxwell-Davies: Scottish Renaissance Dances
Beethoven: Symphony No.2

6) Saturday 14 December 1991 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Paul Judson (Bassoon)
Lennox Berkeley: Divertimento
Mozart: Bassoon Concerto
Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3 (Scottish)

7) Saturday 21st March 1992 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with David Murray (piano)
Sullivan: Overture; Di Ballo
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3
Mendelssohn: Symphony No.5 (Reformation)

8) Saturday 19th December 1992 Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Jennifer Murray (Clarinet)
Dvorak: The Golden Spinning Wheel
Weber: Clarinet Concerto No.1
Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suites 1 and 2

9) Saturday March 20th 1993, Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Michael Walton (Trumpet)
Rossini: Overture; La Cenerentola
Telemann: Concerto in D for Trumpet and Strings
Larsson: Concertino for Trumpet and Strings
Schumann: Symphony No.3 (Rhenish)

10) Saturday November 27th 1993, Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Margaret Borthwick (Flute) and Kate Wilson (Harp)
John Hawkes: Divertimento for Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp
Schubert: Symphony No.6

11) Saturday 26th March 1994 Queens Hall Library, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Rebecca Thompson (piano)
Mendelssohn: Overture Ruy Blas
Mozart: Piano Concerto no 20 in D minor
Schumann: Symphony no 4

12) Saturday 10th December 1994 Hexham Middle School
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Maureen McCauley (Mezzo-Soprano)
Mendelssohn: Overture The Hebrides
Copland: Old American Songs
Berwald: Sinfonie Serieuse (Symphony no 1)

13) Saturday 25th March 1995 Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor: Michael Thorne with Alexander Borthwick (Cello)
Haydn: Symphony no 100 (The Military)
Haydn: Cello Concerto in C
Schubert: Symphony no 4 in C minor

14) Saturday 2nd December 1995 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell with Alison Chandler (Piano)
Purcell (orch.Holst) The Gordian Knot Untied
Mozart: Minuet & Trio from Symphony no 41 
Mozart: Piano Concerto no 24 in C minor.
Rossini arr. Britten: Soirees Musicales
Nicholi Overture "The Merry Wives of Windsor"

15) Saturday 16th March 1996 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell
Mozart: Overture to Titus
Beethoven Symphony no 2 
Vaughan Williams: Suite "English Folk Songs"
Tchaikovsky: Selection from Swan Lake

16) Saturday 25th November 1996 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell with Lucy Beckmann (Clarinet)
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Schubert: Symphony no. 8
Rossini: Overture to The Barber of Seville
Sullivan: Suite "L'Isle Enchantee"

17) Saturday 15 March 1997 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell with
Stephen De Pledge (Piano)
Mozart: Overture to The Magic Flute
Greig: Piano Concerto in A minor
Elgar: Wand of Youth Suite no 1
Schubert: Overture "Rosamunde"

18) Saturday 22 November 1997 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductors Percy Lovell and John Hawkes
Haydn Symphony no 104 in D
Beethoven: Overture "Egmont"
John Hawkes: Divertimento 1st movement (conducted by the composer).
Sullivan: Overture "The Sapphire Necklace"
Delibes: Movements from Copelia

19) Saturday 21 March 1998 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell 
with Pauline Aitchison (Violin).
Suppe: Overture "Morning, Noon and Night in Vienna"
Beethoven: Violin Concerto
Bizet: Suites nos 1 and 2 from Carmen (extracts).
Walton: Coronation March "Crown Imperial"

20) Saturday 21 November 1998 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell
Mozart: Overture Don Giovanni
Beethoven: Symphony no 1 in C
Sullivan: Music to Shakespeare's Tempest
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March no 4 in G.

21) Saturday 13 March 1999 The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell with Pauline Aitchison (Violin).
Beethoven: Symphony no 3
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
Grainger: "Shepherd's Hey"

22) Sunday 21 November 1999 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductors Percy Lovell and John Hawkes
Beethoven: Overture "Coriolan"
Mozart: Symphony no 35 in D (The "Haffner")
John Hawkes: "A Northumbrian Prelude"
Mendelssohn: Overture "The Hebrides"
Handel (arr. Harty): Suite from the Water Music

23) Saturday 25 March 2000 The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell
Schubert: Ballet music "Rosamunde"
Beethoven Piano Concerto no 5 (the 'Emperor')
Bizet: Symphony in C
Mozart: Overture "Titus"

24) Sunday 26th November 2000 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell
Verdi: Overture "The Force of Destiny"
Sullivan: Masquerade "The Merchant of Venice"
Delibes: Cortege de Bacchus ('Sylvia' Ballet Suite)
Schubert: Overture "Rosamunde"
Haydn: Symphony no 94 The 'Surprise'

25) Saturday 17th March 2001 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell with Cuthbert Lovell (Trumpet)
Vaughan Williams: Overture "The Wasps"
Mozart: The Linz Symphony (2 movements)
Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E flat
Beethoven: Symphony no 8 in F

26) Saturday 24th November 2001 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell
Rossini Overture "La Cenerentola"
Beethoven: Symphony no 5
Mendelssohn: Nocturne from A Midsummer Night's Dream
Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite no 1

27) Saturday 9th March 2002 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell with Alexandra Thornloe (Bassoon)
Sullivan: Overture to Iolanthe
Weber: Bassoon Concerto in F Op 75
Elgar: Three Bavarian Dances
Mozart: Symphony no 41 in C (The 'Jupiter')

28) Saturday 30th November 2002 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductors Percy Lovell/John Hawkes with Chris Griffiths (French Horn)
John Hawkes: Horn Concerto (Movs 2 and 3)
Mozart: Finale from Symphony no 34
Haydn: Horn Concerto no 2 in D
Beethoven: Symphony no 6 in F (The 'Pastoral')

29) Saturday 22nd March 2003 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell
Mozart: Overture 'The Magic Flute'
Haydn: Symphony no 103 in E flat
Butterworth: 'A Shropshire Lad'
Rossini-Respighi: la Boutique Fantasque
Delibes: 'Coppelia' (excerpts)

30) Saturday 29th November 2003 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductors Percy Lovell & Layton Ring with Gordon Dixon (Cello)
Beethoven: Symphony no 7
Delius (orch. Ring): Cello Sonata
Adam: Overture 'Si J'etais Roi'
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March no 2

31) Saturday 27th March, 2004. The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Percy Lovell with Alexis White (Piano).
Mozart: Overture 'Il Seraglio'
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Mozart: Symphony no 31 ('The Paris')
Quilter: A Children's Overture'

32) Saturday 27th November 2004. The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor John Hawkes
Schubert: Symphony no 4
John Hawkes: 'Spider'
Mozart: Symphony no 34 in C
Tchaikovsky: Waltz from Eugene Onegin
Greig: Peer Gynt Suite no 1

33) Sunday 10th April 2005. The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductors John Hawkes/Madeleine Lovell with Dan Becker (Piano)
Cimarosa: Overture "Il Matrimonio Segreto"
Beethoven: Symphony no 4 in Bb
Mozart: Piano Concerto no 26 "The Coronation"
Luigini: Suite from "Ballet Egyptien"

34) Sunday 27th November 2005. The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Alex Lewis
Sullivan: Overture "The Yeomen of the Guard"
Elgar: Serenade for Strings
Haydn: Symphony no 99 in Eb
Walton: "Popular Song" from Façade

35) Saturday 1st April 2006. The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Alex Lewis with Bradley Creswick (Violin)
Mozart: Overture Idomnineo
Mozart: Violin Concerto no 5
Schubert: Symphony no 3 in D
Strauss: "The Blue Danube"

36) Sunday 3rd December 2006. The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Alex Lewis with Oliver Coates (Cello)
Beethoven: Overture Leonora no 1
Saint Saens: Cello Concerto
Gounod: Petite Symphonie for Wind
Bizet: Symphony in C

37) Saturday 24th March 2007. The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Alex Lewis with Rosemary Attree (Violin)
Nicolai: Overture to the Merry Wives of Windsor
Dvorak: Romance for Violin & Orchestra
Tomlinson: First Suite of English Folk Dances
Mendelssohn: Symphony no 4 ("The Itallian").

38) Saturday 24th November 2007. The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham.
Conductor Alex Lewis
Mozart: Overture Don Giovanni
Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 trumpets and Strings, soloists: Alex Lewis and Alastair Lord, conductor: John Hawkes
Mozart: Three German Dances
Elgar: The Music Makers, with Riding Mill Choral Society (conductor Alaistair Lord)

39) Sunday 16th March 2008. The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Alex Lewis with Laura Ashton (Oboe)
Mendelssohn: The Hebrides Overture (' Fingal's Cave')
Vivaldi: Oboe Concerto RV 461
Elgar: Three Bavarian Dances
Schumann: Symphony no 1 ("The Spring")
Coates: The Dam Busters March

40) Saturday 22nd November 2008 The Winter Gardens, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Conductor Alex Lewis.
Beethoven: Overture Leonora no 3
Sibelius: Karelia Suite
Beethoven: Symphony no 1
Strauss J: Radetzky March

41) Saturday 28th March 2009, The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Simon Passmore (Piano)
Debussy: Petite Suite
Mozart: Piano Concerto no 20 in D minor
Haydn: Symphony no 21 ('The Clock')
Elgar: Chanson de Matin.

42) Sunday 6th December 2009. St Andrew's Church, Corbridge
Conductor Alex Lewis.
Mozart: Overture The Magic Flute
Brahms: Serenade no 1 in D
Schubert: Symphony no 4
Delius: Sleigh Ride

43) Sunday 21st March, 2010. The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Susie Winkworth (Cello)
Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow
Bruch: Kol Nidrei
De Falla (arr Winkworth): Popular Spanish Suite
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica".

44) Saturday 27th November, 2010. The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Charlotte Skinner (Violin).
Rossini: Overture: The Italian Girl in Algiers
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Haydn: Symphony no 100 (The 'London')

45) Saturday 26th March, 2011. Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge
Conductor Alex Lewis
Borodin: In the Stepps of Central Asia
Warlock: Capriol Suite
Beethoven: Symphony no 5 in C minor.

46) Saturday 26th November, 2011.
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge
Conductor Alex Lewis with Rachel Jeffers (Flute).
Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
Mozart: Flute Concerto in G major.
Dvorak: Symphony no 9: From the New World

47) Saturday 27th March, 2012.
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge
Conductor Alex Lewis with Laura Ashton (Oboe).
Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite.
Haydn: Oboe Concerto
Brahms: Symphony no 4.

48) Saturday 24th November, 2012.
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge
Conductor Alex Lewis with soloists Rosemary Attree (violin) and Emma Richards (Viola)
Beethoven: Coriolan Overture.
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante.
Beethoven: Symphony no 7 in A.

49) Saturday 16th March, 2013. Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Stuart Gray (trombone)
Sullivan: Overture: The Pirates of Penzance.
Albrechtsberger: Trombone Concerto.
Dvorak: Symphony no 8 in G.

50) Saturday 30th November, 2013,
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge.
Conductor Alex Lewis.
Weber: Overture to Der Freischutz.
Mozart: Six German Dances K509.
Brahms: Symphony no 1 in C minor.

51) Saturday 29th March,
2014, The Lower School Hall, Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Joseph Houston (piano)
Schubert: Overture in the Italian Style
Beethoven: Piano Concerto no 3. 
Beethoven: Symphony no 2 in D.

52) Saturday 29th November, 2014,
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Iona Brown (violin).
Sibelius: Finlandia
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor
Dvorak: Symphony no 7 in D minor.

53) Saturday, 21st March, 2015,  
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Alice Jones (Cello).
Mendelssohn: Overture: The Fair Melusine
John Hawkes: Concertino for Cello and Orchestra.
Beethoven: Symphony no 8 in F.

54) Saturday , 28th November,
2015, Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge.
Conductor Alex Lewis with Iona Brown (violin) and Nick Byrne (Cello).
Mendelssohn: Overture: Ruy Blas
Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello
Brahms: Symphony no 2.

55) Saturday 12th March, 2016,
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge.
Conductor Alex Lewis

Walton: Two Pieces for Strings from Henry V
Dvorak: Czech Suite Op. 39
Haydn: Symphony No. 103 in Eb major ("Drumroll")

56) Sunday 27th December,
2016, Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge
Conductor Alex Lewis.
Mendelssohn: Symphony no 3 ("Scottish").
Lennon/McCartney arr. Dee Palmer: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
Jeff Tyzic: 12 Gifts of Christmas.

57) Saturday 25th March, 2017,
Corbridge Middle School, Corbridge
Conductor Glenn Davis with Sarah Robinson (piano)
Brahms: Tragic Overture
Mozart: Piano Concereto no 24 in C minor
Dvorak: Symphony no 6 in D.

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