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2017 Mid Year Concert

When Friday, 30th June 2017, 7:30pm
Where City Baptist Church, 11 Frederick St, Launceston
Entry Gold coin donation

Instructions to Members

Rehearsal Timetable for the 30th of June 2017

All rehearsals will be on the City Baptist Church stage. This means that only one orchestra will be able to rehearse at a time. Please arrive in good time for your rehearsal and leave the stage efficiently so the next orchestra can set up.

Piccolo Strings 4:15pm to 4:45pm
Intermezzo Strings 4:50pm to 5:25pm
Launceston Symphony Orchestra 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Doors Open 7:00pm
Concert 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Concert Dress

For this concert, the Intermezzo Strings will join the LSO in wearing all black concert dress.

Piccolo Strings Purple LYCO shirts or black top over black/dark colours
Intermezzo Strings Black top over black skirt or trousers
LSO Black shirt over black skirt or trousers

Orchestra members may wait in the church between the rehearsal and the start of the concert.

Please bring your own music stand and a plate of food to share for supper.

Programme

Piccolo Strings

Jack in the Box

Loreta Fin

As Evening Falls

R. Anne Svendsen

William Tell
Overture (Finale)

Gioachino Rossini

Into the Dragon’s Den

Raymond Brown

Intermezzo Strings

Gamelan
from “O”

Benoit Jutras
arr. Michael Story

The Well-Tempered Clavier
Part 2 № 1 Prelude and Fugue in C Major (BWV 870)

Johann Sebastian Bach

Acrobats

Richard Meyer

Launceston Symphony Orchestra

L’Arlésienne Suite № 2
1. Pastorale
2. Intermezzo
3. Menuet
4. Farandole

Georges Bizet
arr. Fritz Hoffmann

Symphony in B Minor (D.759)
“The Unfinished”
1. Allegro moderato

Franz Schubert

The Lord of the Dance
1. Cry of the Celts
2. The Lord of the Dance (Simple Gifts)

Ronan Hardiman & Elder Joseph Brackett
arr. Larry Moore

Launceston Youth and Community Orchestra End of Year Concert. When: Friday, 2nd December 2016, 7:30pm. Where: City Baptist Church, 11 Frederick St, Launceston. Web: www.lyco.org.au

2016 End of Year Concert

When Friday, 2nd December 2016, 7:30pm
Where City Baptist Church, 11 Frederick St, Launceston
Entry Gold coin donation

Programme

Piccolo Strings

A Little Summer Suite
1. Sun Bleached
2. Rain Come Down (A Prayer)
3. Downpour!
Keith Sharp
Bach Country Fiddles
Johann Sebastian Bach
arr. Richard Meyer
Epic
Larry Clark
Two Night Pieces
1. Midnight Serenade
2. Dark Train
Stephen Chin
Tango por Uno
R. Anne Svendsen

Intermezzo Strings

Danse Macabre
Camille Saint-Saëns
Russian Easter Overture
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Power Surge
M.L. Daniels

Launceston Symphony Orchestra

Overture to “The Abduction from the Seraglio”
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Trumpet Concerto in E♭ Major
1. Allegro
2. Andante
3. Allegro
Joseph Haydn
The Montagues and the Capulets from “Romeo and Juliet”
Sergei Prokofiev
Selections from “The Firebird” Suite
1. Danse Infernale
2. Berceuse
3. Finale
Igor Stravinsky

Poster

Poster advertising the Launceston Youth and Community Orchestra performing selections from The Firebird by Igor Stravinsky.

Launceston Youth and Community Orchestra Mid Year Concert. When: Friday, 17th June 2016, 7:30pm. Where: City Baptist Church, 11 Frederick St, Launceston. Web: www.lyco.org.au

2016 Mid Year Concert

Highlights will include the Intermezzo Strings playing movements from Peter Warlock’s “Capriol Suite” and the Launceston Symphony Orchestra playing the Overture to “William Tell” by Gioacchino Rossini.

Frequent concert guests may recognise the “Sixteen Sensations” by Australian composer Stephen Chin. Pieces from this collection have appeared at the Residential Summer String Camp in 2012, 2015 and 2016, and the LYCO 2015 Mid Year Concert and 2015 End of Year Concert. At the 2016 Residential Summer String Camp, the Preludio Strings played the first sensation, “Gecko Echo”. Now, at this concert, the Piccolo Strings will for the first time perform the final two sensations, “Bubbles” and “Fiddle Stick Fury”.

When Friday, 17th June 2016, 7:30pm
Where City Baptist Church, 11 Frederick St, Launceston
Entry Gold coin donation

Programme

Piccolo Strings

Asobu
(“Play”)
Keiko Yamada
Bubbles
from “Sixteen Sensations”
Stephen Chin
Fiddle Stick Fury
from “Sixteen Sensations”
Stephen Chin
Sea Suite
1. Shark Attack
2. Barrier Reef
3. Cap’n Jack’s Hornpipe
Kathy & David Blackwell
Stephen Chin
Rainbow

Intermezzo Strings

Cockles and Mussels
(Molly Malone)
James Yorkston & Edmund Forman (?)
Londonderry Air
(Danny Boy)
Traditional Irish
collected by Jane Ross
The Irish Washerwoman
Traditional Irish
Capriol Suite
1. Basse-Danse
2. Pavane
5. Pieds-en-l’air
6. Mattachins
Peter Warlock
The Addams Family Theme
Victor “Vic” Mizzy
arr. Paul Jennings

Launceston Symphony Orchestra

Melodies from Der Rosenkavalier
Richard Strauss
March to the Scaffold
Hector Berlioz
Symphony in C Major (GB115 / WD33)
3. Menuetto (Scherzo)
Georges Bizet
William Tell
Overture
Gioacchino Rossini

Poster

Poster advertising the Launceston Youth and Community Orchestra performing the William Tell Overture by Gioacchino Rossini.