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Category Archives: Violin

Ruthven Music Festival 30th Anniversary concert – 2

Sunday 9th June 2019, 7:30pm
Ruthven Church by Alyth, Angus

  • George Frederick Handel
    Concerto Grosso in D major
    Allegro – Presto – Largo – Allegro
  • Antonio Vivaldi
    Bassoon Concerto in A minor, mvt 1
    Soloist Freya Edington
  • Edvard Grieg
    Holberg Suite Op.40
  • Harold Darke
    Meditation on Brother James’ Air
    Violin solo Audrey Mattner
  • Charles Gounod
    ‘JeVeux Vivre’ from Romeo and Juliet
    Soloist Zoe Perman

Conductor Allan Young
Violin 2

Vacation Chamber Orchestras Christmas Concert – 2

Sunday 30th December, 7:30pm
St Wilfred’s Church, Harrogate

  • R Strauss
    Duet Concertino (Solo Clarinet: Aaron Hartnell-Booth, Solo Bassoon:Guylaine Eckersley)
  • A Schonberg:
    Notturno for Strings & Harp (Solo violin: Briona Mannion)
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 *

 

Conductor Gary Matthewman
Violin 1 (2*)

Vacation Chamber Orchestras Christmas Concert – 1

Saturday 29th December, 7:30pm
Christ Church, Skipton

  • R Strauss
    Duet Concertino (Solo Clarinet: Aaron Hartnell-Booth, Solo Bassoon:Guylaine Eckersley)
  • A Schonberg:
    Notturno for Strings & Harp (Solo violin: Briona Mannion)
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 *

 

Conductor Gary Matthewman
Violin 1 (2*)

Watford Symphony Orchestra concert at Clarendon Muse, (Watford school of music at Watford Grammar)

18th November 2017
7:30 pm

Stuart Dunlop, conductor

  • Hamish McCunn
    Overture: Land of the Mountain and Flood
  • Max Bruch
    Violin Concerto No. 1
    Soloist: Lisa Ueda
  • Edward Elgar
    Symphony No. 1

 

Viola

30th September 2017

St Peter’s Church, Berkhamsted

Bridgewater Sinfonia

  • Mendelssohn
    Hebrides Overture
  • Grace Williams
    Sea Sketches
  • Elgar
    Sea Pictures
    Soloist: Jeanette Ager
  • Nielsen
    Helios Overture
  • Britten
    Sea Interludes

Conducted by Adrian Davis

1st violin

Vacation Chamber Orchestras Xmas 2016 Concert – 2

30th December 2016,
St Peter & St Pauls Parish Church Stokesley

  • Nielsen: Little Suite in A minor for Strings
  • Baermann: Adagio for Clarinet & Strings (Soloist: Sam Gillespie)
  • Boccherini: Cello Concerto No.9 in B flat major (Soloist: Louis Baily)
  • Arnold: Symphony for Strings (1st Violin)

2nd Violin.

 

Vacation Chamber Orchestras Xmas 2016 Concert – 1

29th December 2016,
St John’s Church Sharow

  • Nielsen: Little Suite in A minor for Strings
  • Baermann: Adagio for Clarinet & Strings (Soloist: Sam Gillespie)
  • Boccherini: Cello Concerto No.9 in B flat major (Soloist: Louis Baily)
  • Arnold: Symphony for Strings (1st Violin)

2nd Violin.

 

Watford Symphony Orchestra concert at Clarendon Muse, (Watford school of music at Watford Grammar)

8th October 2016
7:30 pm

Stuart Dunlop, conductor

  • Tchaikovsky
    Serenade for Strings
  • Hummel
    Trumpet Concerto
    Ellie Lovegrove Trumpet
  • Beethoven
    Symphony No. 2

Violin 1

Watford Symphony Orchestra concert at Clarendon Muse, (Watford School of Music at Watford Grammar)
Conducted by Stuart Dunlop

  • Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde
  • Glazunov: Saxophone Concerto
    (Soloist: Sean Payne)
  • Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 (New World Symphony)

 

The Mowbray Orchestra with the Pontefract Choral Society
20th March 2016
St Giles Church, Pontefract
Conductor: Paul Dewhurst
Violin 2

Baroque Passions

J.S. Bach
St John Passion

  • Lord, thou our Master

J.S. Bach
B Minor Mass

  1. Kyrie Eleison
  2. Christe Eleison
  3. Kyrie Eleison

Telemann
Brockes Passion

  1. Sinfonia
  2. Mich vom Stricke

J.S. Bach
St Matthew Passion

  • O man, thy grievous sin bemoan

Albinoni
Adagio

Handel
Messiah

  • Behold the lamb of God
  • Surely, he hath borne our griefs
  • And with his stripes we are healed
  • All we like sheep have gone astray

J.S. bach
St John Passion

  • Rest well, beloved, sweetly sleeping
  • Ah, Lord, when comes that final day

 

19th November 2016
Southwell Minster

Nottingham Bach Choir

  • Bach
    B Minor Mass

Soloists:Jennifer France, Marie Elliot, Jorge Navarro-Colorado, Adrian Powter

Conducted by Paul Hale
Viola

The Mowbray Orchestra with the Cleveland Philharmonic Choir
12th March 2016
Middlesbrough Town Hall
Conductor: John Forsyth
Violin 2

 

Mendelssohn: Elijah

Alan Opie (baritone)
Nathan Vale (tenor)
Sinéad O’Kelly (soprano)
Charlotte Heslop (mezzo soprano)

6th Feb 2016
Clarendon Muse, (Watford Grammar School for Boys)

Watford Symphony Orchestra Concert

  • Khachaturian: Masquerade
  • Elgar: Enigma Variations

Conducted by John Brennan

Violin 1

Broadstone URC

Broadstone Music Series

  • Albinoni, Oboe Concerto No.2 in D Minor Op. 9
    Soloist: Polly Bartlett
  • Vivaldi, Double Cello concerto in G Minor
    Soloists: Dan Grinstead and Bonnie Schwarz
  • Vivaldi, Double flute concerto in C Major
    Soloists: Emily Preston and Evie Cooper
  • Mozart, Laudamus Te from Mass in C minor
    Soloist: Izzy Atkinson
  • Bach, “Großer Herr und starker König” from Christmas Oratorio
    Soloist James Atkinson
  • Handel, Messiah selections**
    • “The People Who Walked in Darkness”
      Soloist: Chris Head
    • The Trumpet Shall Sound
      Soloist: Chris Head
      Trumpet: Adam Maxey
    • 44. Hallelujah
  • Adam, O Holy Night
    Soloists: Jonny di Garis and Yolanda Harding
  • Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake Suite, 1st Movement

Conducted by Lynton Atkinson
2nd Violin

St Aldhelm’s, Branksome.
14th December 2015

St Aldhelm’s Orchestra

  • Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
  • Lowes: Songs from the Shires
  • Mahler: Symphony no.4

 

Conducted by Ian Lowes
Guest singer: Sarah Chadwick

Violin 2

 

The Mowbray Orchestra with the Cleveland Philharmonic Choir
21/11/2015
Stockton Baptist Tabernacle
Conductor: John Forsyth
Violin 2

  • Haydn: Te Deum
  • Brahms: Variations on a theme of Haydn (St Anthony Variations)
  • Brahms: A German Requiem (sung in English)
    Emma Morwood (soprano)
    Dominic Barberi (bass-baritone)

 

4th October 2015
St. Stephen’s Church, Barnet

Barnet Chamber Music Club Concert
(Malcolm Messiter run)

  • A. Dvořák
    Serenade for Strings Op. 22

1st Violin

SM Violin (leader / conductor) PB (cello) DC (Horn)

9th May 2015
Centenary Theatre, Berkhamsted School

Dacorum Symphony Orchestra Concert

  • Mendelssohn – Overture: Hebrides Overture
  • Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 (Soloist Daniel Pioro)
  • Brahms – Symphony No. 2

Conducted by Tom loten
1st Violin

The Mowbray Orchestra with the Cleveland Philharmonic Choir
28th March 2015
Stockton Parish Church
Conductor: John Forsyth
Violin 2

Howard Goodall: Eternal Light

Mozart: Requiem
Hazel McBain (soprano)
Charlotte Heslop (mezzo)
James Slimings (tenor)
Andrew McTaggart (bass-baritone)

24th January 2015
Clarendon Muse, (Watford Grammar School for Boys)

Watford Symphony Orchestra Concert

  • Humperdinck: Hansel & Gretel Overture
  • Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite & from the Ballet
    (Suite: No. 1.) Overture, (Ballet: No. 3) Petit Galop des Enfant et Entrée des Parents, (Ballet: No. 12a) Le Chocolate, (Suite: No. 2.) March, (Suite: No. 3) Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, (Suite: No. 4) Trepak, (Suite: No. 5) Arabian Dance, (Suite: No.6) Chinese Dance, (Suite: No. 7) Dance of the Merlitons, (Suite: No. 8) Waltz of the Flowers.
  • Berlioz Harold in Italy
    Soloist: Joe Bronstein

Conducted by Edward Kay

Violin 1

OB on Tuba. MR Harp. GL Perc

22nd November 2014
St Mary’s Church, High Pavement, Nottingham

Nottingham Bach Choir

  • Mozart:
    Requiem
  • Haydn
    Nelson Mass

Soloists: Abigail Broughton, Ruth Massey, Nicholas Scott & William Townend

Conducted by Paul Hale
Violin 2

New passione e string.

The Mowbray Orchestra
1st October 2014
Sage Gateshead
Conductor: John Forsyth
Violin 2

Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast
Tenor: Sir Thomas Allen
Cleveland Philharmonic Choir, Northern Spirit and members of North East Youth Chorale

Orf: Carmina Burana
Ruth Jenkins-Róbertsson (soprano)
Mark Wilde (tenor)
Philip Smith (baritone)
Young Choirs: Quay Lads and Quay Lasses

Long time since any proper playing, but the Violin’s A unwound in the peg box.

Replaced with Evah Pirazzi A as I had no Passione left.

Long time since any proper playing, but the Violin’s G unwound in the peg box.

Replaced with another Passione G-String.

5th July, 2014
Clarendon Muse, (Watford Grammar School for Boys)

Watford Symphony Orchestra Concert

  • Debussy: Prelude a l’apres-midi d’un faune
  • Ravel: Pavane pour une infante defunte
  • Rodrigo: Concierto D’Aranjuez
    (Soloist: Callaine Edghill)
  • Borodin: Symphony No 2

Conducted by Edward Kay

Violin 2

OB on Tuba. MR Harp.

15th June 2014
Conway Hall, London

Purcell School Orchestras

  • Grieg, Holberg Suite. Op. 40
    Junior string orchestra
  • Wagner, Siegfried Idyll. WWV. 103
    Sinfonia
    conducted by Ed Longstaff

2nd violin

Friday 30th May
7:30pm
The Music Hall, Guildhall CMD London.

Aleph Chamber Orchestra

  • Prokofiev Symphony Number 1 (‘Classical’)
  • Haydn Symphony Number 49 (‘La Passione’)

Conducted by German Clavijo

2nd Violin

With AF

DCher in audience.

No interval made it very nice short concert. Really worked very well.

Passione E-string started to corrode, replaced with a new passione E.