Winter 2019 Schedule

Cheltenham Philharmonic Orchestra
Rehearsal Schedule : Winter 2019
All rehearsals : Wednesday : 7.30pm – 9.30pm, Oakwood Junior School
Concert day : Pittville Pump Room

Verdi : Overture ‘La forza del destino’
Prokofiev : Suite from ‘Romeo and Juliet’
Brahms : Piano Concerto No. 1 with Joanna MacGregor CBE – piano

Wednesday 4th December
Prokofiev Suite 1, movements 4&7- Suite2, movement 7
7.30 – 8.50
9.00 Brahms Movement 1 (lower brass finish at 9.00 p.m.)

Wednesday 11th December
Focus on Prokofiev and Verdi
Full orchestra

Wednesday 18th December
All Verdi and Prokofiev
Brahms movements 2&3 and a selection form movement1 (lower brass finish at 8.45)

Wednesday 25th December – no rehearsal – Merry Christmas

Wednesday 1st January – no rehearsal – Happy New Year

Wednesday 8th January
Verdi and Prokofiev
All Brahms movements (lower brass finish at 8.45)

Wednesday 15th January
Sectionals – Strings only
No wind or brass required
Selections from all three works

Wednesday 22nd January
7.30 – 9.45 (extended rehearsal)
Complete run through all three works (lower brass finish at 8.50)

Saturday 25th January – rehearsal with Joanna MacGregor
St Michael’s Hall – Dean Close Senior School
Time to be confirmed – late afternoon/evening

Concert Sunday 26th January
Pittville Pump Room 3.00 p.m.
Rehearsal 12.00 for 12.15 start – please note earlier start time