Repertoire

Includes but is far from limited to: 
  

Bach - Air on a G string 
Beethoven - Symphony No. 1  
Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 
Beethoven - Egmont Overture 
Binge - The Watermill   
Bizet - L'Arlésienne Suite No. 1   
Coates - Knightsbridge (March)   
Dvorak - New world symphony 
Dvorak - Slavonic Dances 
Elgar - Chanson de Matin and Chanson de Nuit 
Fauré  - Pavane 
Frank - Symphony in Dm 
Gilbert & Sullivan Songs 
Glazunov - Concerto for Saxophone and Strings   
Haydn - Trumpet Concerto in E flat   
Haydn - "clock" symphony 
Haydn - Royal fireworks 
Haydn - Symphony 104 
Haydn - Symphony 100 
Monti - Czardas 
Mozart - Overture from The Marriage of Figaro 
Mozart - Clarinet Concerto in A 
Mozart - Symphony 35 
Mozart - Horn Concerto in Eb 
Rossini - Thieving Magpie Overture 
Saint Saens - Organ Symphony 
Schubert - Unfinished Symphony 
Sibelius - Finlandia 
Tchaikovsky - Symphony 1 (Winter dreams) 
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto 2 
Vivaldi - Concerto for mandolin 
Vaughan Williams - English Folk Song Suite 

 

CONCERT ARCHIVE

2018-19 - SEASON 11

Date: December 9            
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme

  • Schubert - Rosamunde Overture                                     
  • Strauss - Serenade in Eb Major 
  • Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No 1
  • Bizet - Symphony in C Major 

Charity: Tonic: Music for Mental Health 
Amount raised: £750 

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2017-18 - SEASON 10

Date: June 16 (with Southsea Community Choir – part of Portsmouth Festivities) 
Venue: Portsmouth Grammar School 
Programme

  • Vivaldi - Concerto for two violins (soloists – Colin Wilkins & Trudy Mansfield) 
  • Beethoven – Symphony No 3                      

Charity: Meningitis Now                
Amount raised: £708 


Date: March 4   
Venue: Church of the Resurrection                           
Programme

  • Von Weber – March & Concertino in C 
  • Jenkins – Palladio                                                             
  • Bach – Double Violin Concerto (soloists – Colin Wilkins & Trudy Mansfield) 
  • Brahms – Academic Festival Overture 
  • Schubert – Symphony No 8 

Charity: QA Rheumatology Dept 
Amount raised: £150 

Date: October 14 
Venue: Hayling Community Centre 
Programme 

  • Nicolai - Merry Wives of Windsor Overture 
  • Sibelius – Finlandia Overture 
  • Tchaikovsky – Andante from Piano Concerto No 2  (soloists – Liam Rowe, Abi Mansfield & Colin Wilkins) 
  • Dvorak – Symphony No 9 

Charity: Hayling Community Centre Roof Appeal 
Amount raised: £630 

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2016-17 - SEASON 9
Date: June 17 
Venue: St Agatha’s Church (part of Portsmouth Festivities) 
Programme

  • Parry – Blest Pair of Sirens 
  • RV Williams – English Folk Song Suite 
  • Gilbert & Sullivan – Poor Wandering One 
  • Saint Saens – Organ Symphony 

Charity: The Samaritans 
Amount raised: £300 


Date: March 4 (with Meon Valley Orchestra) 
Venue: United Reformed Church 
Programme

  • Bizet – L’Arlesienne Suite No 1 
  • Binge – Watermill (soloist – Mike Wilson) 
  • Beethoven Symphony No 5 

Charity: Solent Diabetes Association 
Amount raised: £2050 


Date: February 5 
Venue: Admiral Lord Nelson School 
Programme

  • Mozart - Marriage of Figaro Overture 
  • Haydn – Trumpet Concerto in Eb (soloist Ted Riley) 
  • Elgar – Chanson de Matin, Chanson de Nuit 
  • Binge – Watermill (soloist – Mike Wilson) 
  • Coates – Knightsbridge March 
  • Bonsor (arr. Carpenter) – Serenata 

Charity: QA Rheumatology Dept 
Amount raised: £300 

 

Date: December 11 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme

  • Beethoven – Egmont Overture 
  • Bizet – L’Arlesienne Suite No 1 
  • Haydn – Symphony No 101 

Charity: Roberts Centre 
Amount raised: £422 

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2015-16 - SEASON 8
Date: July 17 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme

  • Copland – Fanfare for the Common Man 
  • Brahms – St Anthony Variations 
  • Warlock – Capriol Suite 
  • Beethoven – Symphony No 5 

Charity: Solent Diabetes Association 
Amount raised: £466 


Date: March 20 
Venue: Charter Academy 
Programme

  • Mozart – Magic Flute Overture 
  • Weber – Clarinet Concerto No 1 (soloist – Louise Martin) 
  • Haydn – Symphony No 104 

Charity: RNLI 
Amount raised: £598 


Date: March 5 (with Meon Valley Orchestra) 
Venue: United Reformed Church 
Programme

  • Weber – Clarinet Concerto No 1 (soloist – Louise Martin) 
  • Schubert – Symphony No 8 

Charity: Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund 
Amount raised: £2,112 

Date: September 27 
Venue: Plaza Function Suite, Pyramids 
Programme

  • Sousa - Sousa on Parade 
  • Nicolai – Merry Wives of Windsor Overture 
  • Dvorak – Slavonic Dances Nos 6&7 
  • RV Williams – English Folk Song Suite 
  • Rossini – Thieving Magpie Overture 
  • Elgar - Chanson de Matin, Chanson de Nuit 
  • Faure – Pavane 

Charity: QA Rheumatology Dept 
Amount raised: £1,700 

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2014-15 - SEASON 7

Date: July 4 (with Meon Valley Band) 
Venue: United Reformed Church 
Programme

  • Sousa – Sousa on Parade 
  • Nicolai – Merry Wives of Windsor Overture 
  • Dvorak – Largo from Symphony No 9 
  • RV Williams – English Folk Song Suite 

Charity: Brain Tumour Research 
Amount raised: £2,206 


Date: April 15 (with Hayling Island Choir) 
Venue: Hayling Island Community Centre 
Programme

  • Rossini  - Thieving Magpie Overture 
  • Faure – Pavane 
  • Rutter – Feel the Spirit 
  • RV Williams – Five Mystical Songs 
  • Mascagni – Easter Hymn 

Charity: Hayling Community Centre Roof Fund
Amount raised: Not known 

Date: December 7 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme 

  • Borodin – Overture from Prince Igor 
  • Doppler - Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise (soloist Emma Clifton) 
  • Schubert – Symphony No 4 

Charity: Cancer Research 
Amount raised: £303 


Date: November 8 (Portsmouth Music Hub Anniversary Concert) 
Venue: Portsmouth Guildhall 
Programme

Dvorak – Slavonic Dances Nos 6&7 

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2013-14 - SEASON 6

Date: July 13  
Venue: Church of the Resurrection  
Programme

  • Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture  
  • Albinoni – Concerto for 2 oboes in D (soloists - Melanie Espin & Jane Johnson)  
  • Mozart – Symphony No 35  

Charity: Macmillan Cancer Support  
Amount raised: £242 

 

Date: March 30 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme

  • Sullivan – Overture from HMS Pinafore 
  • Binge – Alto Saxophone Concerto in Eb (soloist – Toni Kent) 
  • RV Williams – English Folk Song Suite 
  • Coates - Three Elizabeths Suite 

Charity: Alzheimer’s Society 
Amount raised: £179 


Date: March 15 (with Meon Valley Band) 
Venue: United Reformed Church 
Programme

  • Sullivan – Overture from HMS Pinafore 
  • RV Williams – English Folk Song Suite 
  • Binge – Watermill (soloist - Melanie Espin) 
  • Binge – Elizabethan Serenade 
  • Coates -  Halcyon Days from the Three Elizabeths Suite 

Charity: Ninewells Cancer Campaign 
Amount raised: £1,500 

 

Date: December 1 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme

  • Mozart – Magic Flute Overture 
  • Vivaldi - Concerto in C for Mandolin, Strings and Continuo (soloist – Brian Johnson) 
  • Dvorak – Slavonic Dances Nos 6&7 
  • Tchaikovsky – Symphony No 1 

Charity: Naomi House 
Amount raised: £122 

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2012-13 - SEASON 5

Date: June 12 (part of Waterlooville Music Festival) 
Venue: St George’s Church 
Programme
Humperdinck – Hansel & Gretel 
Coates – Dambusters March 
JS Bach – Air on the G String 
Tchaikovsky – Dance of the Mirlitons from The Nutcracker 
Dvorak – Largo from Symphony No 9 

Beethoven – Allegretto from Symphony No 6 
Quilter – A Children’s Overture 

Binge – Elizabethan Serenade 
Jacob – Old Wine in New Bottles 
Haydn – Symphony No 100 
Walton - Crown Imperial March 

 

Date: December 9 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme
Quilter – A Children’s Overture 
Neruda - Trumpet Concerto in E flat (soloist - Trumpet Concerto in E flat) 
Spohr - Fantasia and Variations on a Theme of Danzi (Clarinet - Spence Bundy, Violin 1 - Colin Wilkins, Violin 2 - Trudy Mansfield, Viola - James Smith, Cello - Abi Mansfield) 
Haydn – Symphony No 100 
Charity: Southampton Neonatal Unit 
Amount raised: £221 

Date: October 14 (with Portsmouth Music Hub Youth & Junior Orchestras) 
Venue: Kings Theatre 
Programme
Mascagni - Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana 
Haydn – Menuetto and Haydn 
Best of Bach 
Waltzing Matilda 
Handel - La Rejouissance from Music for the Royal Fireworks 
Handel – Theme from Water Music 
Slavic Air 
Monti – Czardas 
Coates – Knightsbridge March 
Binge – Watermill (soloist – Melanie Espin) 
J Williams - Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 
Walton – Crown Imperial March 

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2011/12 - SEASON 4

Date: July 8 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme
MacCunn - The Land of the Mountain and the Flood 
Haydn – Oboe Concerto in C (soloist Melanie Espin) 
Beethoven – Symphony No 3 

Charity: Alzheimer’s Society 
Amount raised: £153 

Date: 14 June (part of Waterlooville Music Festival) 
Venue: St George’s Church 
Programme
MacCunn - The Land of the Mountain and the Flood 
Coates – Knightsbridge March 
Tchaikovsky – Sleeping Beauty Waltz 
Binge – Watermill (soloist – Melanie Espin) 
Dvorak – Allegro con fuoco from Symphony No 9 
J Williams - Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 
Coates – Saxo Rhapsody (soloist – Toni Kent) 
Walton – Crown Imperial March 

Charity: Motor Neurone Disease
Amount raised: 

Date: January 22 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme
Borodin – Overture from Prince Igor 
Mozart – Horn Concerto No 4 (soloist - Catherine Newnham) 
Dvorak – Symphony No 9 

Charity: Marie Curie Cancer Care 
Amount raised: £258 

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2010/11 - SEASON 3

Date: July 24 

Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme: Mozart - Marriage of Figaro Overture 

Mozart – Flute Concerto No 1 (soloist - Emma Holdich) 
Borodin – Symphony No 2 

Charity: British Heart Foundation 
Amount raised: £244 

Date: June 11 (with Nieuwegeins Amateur Symphony Orchestra) 
Venue: Church of the Resurrection 
Programme:

van Bree – Overture from Le Bandit 
van Oterloo - Soldaat van Oranje 
Faure – Pavane 
Franck – Symphony in D minor 
Strauss – Blue Danube 
Anderson – Waltzing Cat 

Charity: Rowans Hospice 
Amount raised: £180 

Date: December 5 
Venue: St Mark’s Church 
Programme
Rossini – Thieving Magpie Overture 
Tartini – Concertino for Clarinet and Strings (soloist – Spence Bundy) 
Haydn – Symphony No 104 

Charity: Victim Support Witness Service 
Amount raised: £68 

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2009/10 - SEASON 2

Date: June 20 
Venue: St Simon’s Church 
Programme
Elgar – Chanson de Matin & Chanson de Nuit 
Songs from Gilbert & Sullivan (soloist – Liam Hook) 
Coleridge-Taylor – Petite Suite de Concert 

Charity: Multiple Sclerosis Society 
Amount raised: £65 

Date: March 28 
Venue: St Simon’s Church 
Programme

  • MacCunn - The Land of the Mountain and the Flood 
  • Glazunov - Concerto for Alto Saxophone and String Orchestra (soloist – Toni Kent) 
  • Beethoven – Symphony No 1 

Charity: Rowans Hospice 
Amount raised: £90 

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2008/09 - SEASON 1

Date: July 12 
Venue: St Simon’s Church 
Programme

  • Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture 
  • Mozart – Clarinet Concerto in A (soloist - Anastasia Nicolas) 
  • Haydn – Symphony No 101 

Charity: Rowans Hospice 
Amount raised: £140