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Launceston Youth and Community Orchestra End of Year Concert. When: Friday, 1st December 2017, 7:30pm. Where: City Baptist Church, 11 Frederick St, Launceston. Web: www.lyco.org.au

2017 End of 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 1st of December 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

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

A Pirate’s Dream

Susan H. Day

Desert Sands

Soon Hee Newbold

Hiyoko Dances

Keiko Yamada

The Dancing Peppers

Keith Sharp

Intermezzo Strings

Dances from “The Jacobin”
1. Ecossaise

Antonín Dvořák

Solo Oboe – David Hamilton

Solo Violin – Margaret Hoban

Conductor – Angus Deeth

Concerto for Oboe and Violin (BWV 1060R)
1. Allegro
2. Adagio
3. Allegro

Johann Sebastian Bach

Shu, Egyptian God of Wind

Brendan McBrien

Swashbucklers Saga

Chris Thomas

Launceston Symphony Orchestra

Presidential Polonaise

John Philip Sousa

Waltz from “Billy the Kid”

Aaron Copland

Solo Clarinet – Kate Howe

Solo Clarinet (Basset Horn Part) – Angus Deeth

Konzertstück No.2 (Op. 114)
1. Presto
2. Andante
3. Allegro grazioso

Felix Mendelssohn
arr. Heinrich & Carl Bärmann

Selections from “West Side Story”
1. I Feel Pretty
2. Maria
3. Something’s Coming
4. Tonight
5. One Hand, One Heart
6. Cool
7. America

Leonard Bernstein & Stephen Sondheim
arr. Jack Mason

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.