Saturday 26 Sept 2020
This is the proposed date for our Come and Play Day to kick start our 76th season, but it is of course in doubt due to the social distancing restrictions in force.
Saturday 28 Sept 2019
Victoria Hall Grange-over-Sands LA11 6DP.
Dvorak – Symphony 9 From New World
“One of the best loved, mostly performed symphonies by any composer, the New World Symphony is wonderful to listen to and amazing to play!
Dvorak accepted the commission from the New York Philharmonic Orchestra whilst Director of the National Conservatory of Music of America and proceeded to write a piece based on the spirit of native American music rather than specific examples. The result is a feast of great tunes wrapped in his customary fresh sound world. I love it, and so will you, especially from the inside.
Copious amounts of tea and cake will sustain you.” – Richard Howarth – Music Director
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We had a great day playing Dvorak 9th Symphony
“It was just sheer joy from start to finish – thoroughly well organised and wonderfully lead by Richard!” – Participant
Someone said cake!!
Preparing for our final play through