Finchley Chamber Orchestra

Finchley Chamber Orchestra & Choir

Concerts given in seasons 2002-2010


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Choral Concert : Saturday 9th November 2002
Finchley Chamber Choir
- Music to Celebrate Three Birthdays -
Stanford (b 1852): Magnificat / Three Motets
Walton (b 1902): Jubilate Deo / A Litany
Duruflé (b 1902): Requiem / Four Motets


Orchestral Concert : Saturday 16th November 2002
Finchley Chamber Orchestra
Schubert: Symphony No. 6 in C
R Strauss: Oboe Concerto (Soloist: Adrian Wilson)
Brahms: Serenade No. 1 in D


Combined Concert : Saturday 14th December 2002
in Christ Church, High Road, North Finchley, London N12, at 7.30
- The Glory of Christmas -

A concert for all the family including popular orchestral favourites by
Strauss, Khachaturian & Elgar plus
Handel: Zadok the Priest
JS Bach: Sleepers Wake


Orchestral Concert : Saturday 1st February 2003
Finchley Chamber Orchestra
- Serenades for Strings and Wind -
Elgar: Serenade for Strings
Dvorák: Serenade for Strings
Mozart: Serenade No. 10 in B flat for 13 wind instruments


Choral Concert : Saturday 15th February 2003
Finchley Chamber Choir
Britten: Hymn to the Virgin
Vaughan Williams: Mass in G minor
Howells: Requiem


Orchestral Concert : Saturday 12th April 2003
Finchley Chamber Orchestra
- The English Orchestral Renaissance -
Elgar: Overture 'Froissart'
Finzi: Cello Concerto (Soloist: Alice Neary)
Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 5


Choral Concert : Saturday 10th May 2003
Finchley Chamber Choir with Linden Baroque Orchestra
***  JS Bach: Mass in B minor  ***
with Orchestra of Period Instruments


Orchestral Concert : Saturday 17th May 2003
Muswell Hill United Reformed Church, Queens Ave/Tetherdown, London N10
- North London Festival of Music & Drama -
(in conjunction with Music in Muswell Hill)

Prizewinning young soloists play favourite concertos
Mendelssohn: Overture ‘The Hebrides’
Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp (1st/2nd movements)
Emily Marriot (flute), Daniel De-Fry (harp)
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto (1st movement)
Jonathan Stone (violin)
R. Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 1 (complete)
Rebecca Hill (horn)
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 (1st movement)
Torville Jones (piano)


Combined Concert : Saturday 12th July 2003
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir
Beethoven: Overture 'The Creatures of Prometheus'
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Beethoven: Mass in C


Monday 3rd November 2003
St Cyprian’s Church, Clarence Gate, London NW1, at 7.00 pm
Finchley Chamber Choir
***  Fauré : Requiem  ***

A liturgical performance for All Souls’ Day Mass
(Admission free)

Saturday 8th November 2003
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
- Conductor’s Choice -
J S Bach: Komm, Jesu, komm
Brahms: Warum is das Licht?
Tallis: Lamentations of Jeremiah
and works by Weelkes, Monteverdi, Lotti, Stanford and others

Saturday 22nd November 2003
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- The World’s Most Popular Classics -
Rossini: ‘Barber of Seville’ Overture
Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Bruch: Violin Concerto No.1  (soloist: Jonathan Stone)
Dvorák: Symphony No. 9 (From the New World)

Saturday 13th December 2003
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
- The Glory of Christmas -

A concert for all the family including:
JS Bach: Sheep May Safely Graze
Schütz: Christmas Story (part 1)
Richard Cox: Christmas Fantasia (first performance)

plus music by Tchaikovsky, Taverner and others and Carols for all to sing

Saturday 31st January 2004
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- A Gala Night in Vienna -
Schubert: Symphony No. 8 (‘Unfinished’)
Mozart: Exsultate, Jubilate
and music by Suppé, Lehar and the Strauss Family

Saturday 14th February 2004
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
with the Linden Baroque Orchestra

- Masterpieces of the Baroque Era -
J S Bach: Cantata No. 140
Vivaldi: Gloria
Handel: Dixit Dominus

Saturday 3rd April 2004
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- Classical Showcase -
Haydn: Symphony No. 104 (‘London’)
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto  (Soloist: Colin Lawson)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4

Saturday 8th May 2004
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
- 30th Anniversary Concert -
Vaughan Williams: Three Shakespeare Songs
Britten: Hymn to St. Cecilia
Tippett: Five Spirituals (Child of Our Time)
and music by Elgar, Finzi, Holst and Parry

Sunday 20th June 2004
St Jude’s Church, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London NW11
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at the HGS Proms

- Last Night of the HGS Proms -

Programme to include
Rossini: ‘William Tell’ Overture
Grieg: Piano Concerto  (Soloist: Alon Goldstein)
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
Wood (arr): Fantasia on British Sea Songs

(Tickets available from 020 8458 4166)

Saturday 10th July 2004
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
- Praise and Celebration -

Byrd: Laudibus in Sanctis
JS Bach: Lobet den Herrn
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 2 (‘Hymn of Praise’)

Saturday 6th November 2004
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
Brahms: Psalm 51 - Schaffe in mir, Gott
Schoenberg: Friede auf Erden
JS Bach: Jesu meine Freude
Liszt: Missa Choralis

Saturday 13th November 2004
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- 50th Anniversary Concert -
Weber: Overture - Der Freischütz
Dvorák: Cello Concerto  (Soloist: Natalie Clein)
Brahms: Symphony No. 3

Sunday 12th December 2004 at 7.30 pm
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
- The Glory of Christmas -
Music for all the family, including:
Handel: Zadok the Priest
JS Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
Cox: Christmas Fantasia (with Carols for all to sing)

Saturday 12th February 2005
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
Rachmaninov: Vespers (All-night Vigil)
Pekhonen: Russian Requiem

Saturday 19th March 2005
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- A Gala Tchaikovsky Evening -
Marche Slave 
Waltz & Polonaise from Eugene Onegin 
Violin Concerto (soloist: Jonathan Stone) 
Symphony No. 2 (Little Russian) 

Saturday 30th April 2005
Finchley Chamber Orchestra
Muswell Hill United Reformed Church, Queens Avenue, N10
 North London Festival of Music and Drama 

- Prize-winning soloists play favourite concertos -
Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 (soloist: Anna Hashimoto)
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 (soloist: Andrew Saunders)
Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D (soloist: Valeriy Sokolov))


Saturday 7th May 2005
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
Händel: Messiah
with Finchley Chamber Ensemble


Saturday 9th July 2005
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
Schumann: Requiem for Mignon
Brahms: Alto Rhapsody (soloist: Meryn Nance)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 (Choral)

Saturday 12th November 2005
Finchley Chamber Choir and Chamber Ensemble at Trinity Church
Copland: In the Beginning
Barber: Agnus Dei
Barber’s choral setting of his Adagio for Strings
Ives: Psalm 67
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms

Saturday 19th November 2005
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Mendelssohn: Overture - The Hebrides
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 (Scottish)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1   soloist: Maria Mazo

 (Winner of the 2005 Hastings Festival Piano Concerto Competition)

Saturday 10th December 2005
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
- The Glory of Christmas -
Music for all the family, including:
JS Bach: Christmas Oratorio (excerpts)
H Schütz: The Christmas Story (excerpts)
R Cox: Rhapsody for Christmas
J Strauss:   Overture: Die Fledermaus

with music by Albinoni, Delius, Sullivan & Waldteufel
and favourite carols for all to sing

Saturday 11th February 2006
Finchley Chamber Choir and Wind Ensemble at Trinity Church
Bruckner: Mass No. 2 in E minor
Stravinsky: Mass
Mozart: Serenade No. 12 for Wind Ensemble

Saturday 11th March 2006
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Mozart: Overture - The Magic Flute
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto  soloist: Valeriy Sokolov
Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 (Romantic)

Saturday 18th March 2006 at 6.00 pm
Hastings Festival Piano Concerto Competition
Finchley Chamber Orchestra will be accompanying three Concerto Finalists at
The White Rock Theatre, Hastings

Saturday 6th May 2006
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church 
Mr Thomas Cook cordially invites you to join him on 

- The Grand Tour -
An extravaganza across Europe
with music and readings from France, Italy, Austria

and other countries traditionally visited by those desirous
of a thorough education and blessed with a sufficient fortune
with Dr John Winter, pianoforte

Saturday 20th May 2006
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 (Haffner)
Schumann: Cello Concerto  soloist: Natalie Clein
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

Saturday 8th July 2006
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
A Gala Night at the Opera -
Favourite choruses, ensembles and overtures
by Verdi, Bizet, Mascagni, Gounod & Massenet

Borodin: Polovtsian Dances
Verdi: Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves

and Last Night of the Proms
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
Wood: Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Arne: Rule Britannia

with the traditional audience participation

Saturday 11th November 2006
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
- All Souls and All Saints -
Parry:  Songs of Farewell
Howells: Take him, Earth, for cherishing  &  Te Deum
Tavener:  Song of Athene  &  Psalm 21
Harris:  Faire is the Heaven

Saturday 18th November 2006
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- A Beethoven Evening -
Overture:  Egmont
Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor)   soloist: Samantha Ward

 (Winner of the 2006 Hastings Music Festival Piano Concerto Competition)
Symphony No. 3 (Eroica)

 Concert sponsored by Blüthner Pianos

Saturday 9th December 2006
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
- The Glory of Christmas -
Music for all the family, including:
Handel:  Messiah (Christmas music)
JS Bach:  Sheep may safely graze
R Cox:  Rhapsody for Christmas
Carols by Rutter, Lauridsen and Villette
with music by Delius, J Strauss and Rimsky-Korsakov
and favourite carols for all to sing

Saturday 10th February 2007
Finchley Chamber Choir and Finchley Baroque Ensemble at Trinity Church
- Sacred Music from the Baroque -
Handel:  Let Thy hand be strengthened
Bononcini:  Stabat Mater
JS Bach:  Missa Brevis in G minor

Saturday 3rd March 2007
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- Northern Lights -
Sibelius:  Finlandia
Brahms: Violin Concerto in D  soloist: Valeriy Sokolov
Sibelius:  Symphony No. 2

Saturday 17th March 2007 at 6.00 pm
Hastings Festival Piano Concerto Competition Finals
Finchley Chamber Orchestra will be accompanying three Concerto Finalists at
The White Rock Theatre, Hastings

 for details of prices, please contact the Festival organizers

Saturday 5th May 2007
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church 
- Poesy & Liturgy -
Brahms:  Missa Canonica  &  Warum ist das Licht?
Rheinberger:  Mass in E flat for Double Choir
Saint-Saens:  Two Choruses
Debussy:  Three Songs of Charles d'Orleans
Poulenc:  Un soir de neige

Saturday 19th May 2007
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- France & Spain -
Ravel:  Pavane pour une infante defunte
Ravel:  Le Tombeau de Couperin
Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar & Orchestra
soloist: Christopher Evesham
Fauré:  Masques et Bergamasques
Poulenc:  Sinfonietta

Saturday 14th July 2007
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
- Haydn -
Te Deum 
Symphony No. 102
Mass in Time of War (Paukenmesse)


Saturday 10th November 2007
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church 
- The English Cathedral Tradition -
Music from the 19th to 21st centuries including
SS Wesley:  Ascribe unto the Lord
Stanford:  Te Deum
and Jubilate
Parry:  Hear my words, ye people
Howells:  Magnificat
and Nunc Dimittis
Rutter:  Hymn to the Creator of light

Saturday 17th November 2007
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
- Prizewinner's Concert -
Beethoven: Overture - Leonora No 3
Schumann: Piano Concerto  soloist: Natalia Loresch

 (Winner of the 2007 Hastings Music Festival Piano Concerto Competition)
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

 Concert sponsored by Blüthner Pianos and ‘Awards for All’

Sunday 25th November 2007
at St. John's, Smith Square, SW1
Finchley Chamber Orchestra
- Prizewinner's Concert -
Beethoven: Overture - Leonora No 3
Schumann: Piano Concerto  soloist: Natalia Loresch

 Winner of the 2007 Hastings Music Festival Piano Concerto Competition
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

 Concert sponsored by ‘Awards for All’

Saturday 15th December 2007
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
- The Glory of Christmas -
Music for all the family, including:
JS Bach:  Christmas Oratorio (excerpts)
Handel:  Zadok the Priest
Tchaikovsky:  Nutcracker Suite (excerpts)
Anderson: A Christmas Festival
with music by Delius, Jessel and J Strauss
and favourite carols for all to sing

Saturday 16th February 2008
Finchley Chamber Choir and Finchley Chamber Ensemble at Trinity Church
Bernstein:  Chichester Psalms
Bedford:  The soft stars that shine at night
Rutter:  Requiem

Saturday 1st March 2008
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Bernstein:  Overture - Candide
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto  (soloist: Valeriy Sokolov)
Mahler:  Symphony No. 4  (soprano: Sarah Blood)

Saturday 15th March 2008
Hastings Festival Piano Concerto Competition Finals
Finchley Chamber Orchestra will be accompanying three Concerto Finalists at
The White Rock Theatre, Hastings

 for details, please contact the Festival organizers

Saturday 10th May 2008
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church 
Schubert:  Overture in the Italian style in D
Dvorák:  Serenade for Wind
Tchaikovsky:  Serenade for Strings
Mozart:  Symphony No. 41 ('Jupiter')

Saturday 17th May 2008
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
- Entente Cordiale -
Elgar:  Four part-songs, Op. 53
Britten:  Five flower songs
Ravel:  Trois chansons
Poulenc:  Chansons françaises

and music by Finzi, Parry, Saint-Saëns, Stanford, Vaughan Williams

Saturday 12th July 2008
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
Beethoven:  Symphony No. 2
Brahms:  Ein deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem)

Saturday 15th November 2008
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
 20th Century Masterpieces 
Kodály:  Jesus and the Traders
Tavener:  Funeral Ikos
Górecki:  Totus Tuus
Pärt:  Magnificat
Martin:  Mass for Double Choir

Saturday 22nd November 2008
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Stravinsky:  Circus Polka
Rachmaninov:  Piano Concerto No. 3  (soloist: Otis Beasley)
Tchaikovsky:  Symphony No. 6 (Pathétique)

Saturday 13th December 2008
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
- The Glory of Christmas -
Music for all the family, including:
Corelli:  Christmas Concerto (excerpts)
Vivaldi:  Gloria (excerpts)
Tchaikovsky:  Sleeping Beauty (Waltz)
Vaughan Williams:  Fantasia on Christmas Carols
  with music by Berlioz, Praetorius, Adams, Jessel and (very appropriately) Winter
  and favourite carols for all to sing

Saturday 14th February 2009
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
 Baroque Masterpieces 
Buxtehude:  Missa Brevis
JS Bach:  Motet No. 4: Fürchte Dich
Gesualdo:  Three Motets
JS Bach:  Motet No. 1: Singet dem Herrn
A Scarlatti:  Stabat Mater

Saturday 28th February 2009
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Brahms:  Haydn Variations
Prokofiev:  Violin Concerto No. 2  (soloist: Valeriy Sokolov)
Dvořák:  Symphony No. 7

Saturday 9th May 2009
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
 On the Lighter Side 
Elgar:  From the Bavarian Highlands
Brahms:  Liebeslieder-Walzer
Copland:  Old American Songs
Chilcott:  Jazz Folk Songs
Horovitz:  Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo
with madrigals and other items 

Saturday 16th May 2009
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Warlock:  Capriol Suite
(composer's own version for full orchestra)

Borodin:  Symphony No. 3
Tchaikovsky:  Rococo Variations (soloist: Aleksei Kiseliov)
Sibelius:  Symphony No. 5

Saturday 11th July 2009
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
Mozart:  Overture to Cosí Fan Tutte
Beethoven:  Symphony No. 1

Mozart:  Requiem

Saturday 14th November 2009
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
Four Anniversaries
Purcell (b 1659):  Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem
Handel (d 1759):  As Pants the Hart
Mendelssohn (b 1809):  Hear My Prayer ; Six Anthems Op. 79
Haydn (d 1809):  Missa Brevis St Johannis

Saturday 21st November 2009
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Elgar:  Cockaigne Overture
Tchaikovsky:  Piano Concerto No. 1 (soloist: Jonathan Wilson)
Elgar:  Enigma Variations

Saturday 12th December 2009
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
- The Glory of Christmas : 20th Anniversary -
Music for all the family, including:
Handel:  Messiah (Christmas Music)
JS Bach:  Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
Elgar:  Salut d’Amour
Tchaikovsky:  Beatlecracker Suite
Anderson:  A Christmas Festival
  and favourite carols for all to sing.
(Adults £12.00 Concessions £10.00 Children £5.00)

Saturday 13th February 2010
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
Elgar:  Death on the Hills and Love's Tempest
Vaughan Williams:  English Folk Songs
Finzi:  Seven Bridges Settings
Ireland:  The Hills

Saturday 13th March 2010
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Berlioz:  King Lear Overture
Elgar:  Cello Concerto (soloist: Aleksei Kiseliov)
Brahms:  Symphony No. 1

Saturday 15th May 2010
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
Brahms:  Motets
Duruflé:  Four Motets
Pizzetti:  Requiem

Saturday 22nd May 2010
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Mozart:  Don Giovanni Overture
R. Strauss:  Serenade for Wind
Elgar:  Introduction and Allegro for Strings
Weber:   Clarinet Concerto No. 2 (soloist: Anna Hashimoto)
Beethoven:  Symphony No. 8

Saturday 10th July 2010
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
- Spectacular Classics and Last Night of the Proms -
Music for all, including:
J Strauss:  Die Fledermaus Overture
Orff:  O Fortuna (Carmina Burana)
Khachaturian:  Adagio (Spartacus)
Verdi:  Triumphal March (Aida)

  and your usual Last Night favourites, including:
Land of Hope and Glory, Rule Britannia!, Sea Songs and Jerusalem.

Saturday 13th November 2010
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
'B' for British -
Byrd:  Mass for Four Voices
Boyce:  O where shall wisdom be found
Bax:  Te Deum
Britten:  Rejoice in the Lamb

  and more British music by
Batten, Blow, Bairstow, Berkeley and Bingham

Saturday 20th November 2010
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Sibelius:  Karelia Suite
Liszt:  Piano Concerto No. 1 (soloist: Miwako Miki)
 (Winner: 2010 Hastings Music Festival Piano Concerto Competition)
Nielsen:  Symphony No. 1

Saturday 11th December 2010
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
The Glory of Christmas : 21st Anniversary -
Music for all the family, including:
JS Bach:  Christmas Oratorio (excerpts)
Handel:  Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Berlioz:  Shepherds’ Farewell
Howard Blake:  Walking in the Air
Lehar:  Gold and Silver Waltz
Richard Cox:  Christmas Fantasia
with music by Adam, Rutter, J. Strauss and Warlock
  and favourite carols for all to sing.

(Adults £13.00 Concessions £11.00 Children £6.00)

Saturday 12th February 2011
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
French Sacred Works -
Fauré:  Requiem (original version) 
with Finchley Chamber Orchestra
Poulenc:  Four Lenten Motets 
Messiaen:  O Sacrum Convivium

  and music by Duparc, Duruflé and Villette

Saturday 12th March 2011
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Beethoven:  Fidelio Overture 
Bruch:  Violin Concerto No. 1 (soloist: Peter Bussereau)
Schubert:  Symphony No. 9 in C major (Great) 

Saturday 14th May 2011
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
Sacred Masterpieces -
Victoria:  Mass O quam gloriosum
Lotti:  Crucifixus
Schütz:  Psalm 100
JS Bach:  Motet Der Geist hilft
Tucapsky:  Five Lenten Motets

  and music by Gesualdo, Górecki and Whitacre

Saturday 21st May 2011
Finchley Chamber Orchestra in association with
the North London Festival of Music, Dance and Drama at

** Muswell Hill United Reformed Church, Tetherdown, N10 1NB **
Schubert:  Rosamunde Overture & Ballet Music 
Grieg:  Piano Concerto  (soloist: Asagi Nakata)
Beethoven:  Symphony No. 5 in C minor 

Saturday 16th July 2011
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
Mendelssohn:  Symphony No. 4 (Italian) 
George Holloway:  Meltwater (world premiere)
Commissioned by Sound and Music and Making Music 
as part of their Adopt a Composer scheme

Haydn:  Creation Mass
 

Saturday 12th November 2011
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
A Mass of Masses -
Dvořák:  Mass in D
Janacek:  Mass in E flat
Kodály:  Missa Brevis

Saturday 19th November 2011
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Borodin:  Prince Igor Overture
Borodin:  In the Steppes of Central Asia
Mozart:  Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466 (soloist: Jessica Zhu)
 (Winner: 2011 Hastings Music Festival Piano Concerto Competition)
Dvořák:  Symphony No. 8 in G, Op. 88

Saturday 10th December 2011
Finchley Chamber Orchestra and Choir at Trinity Church
The Glory of Christmas -
Music for all the family, including:
Handel:  Zadok the Priest
JS Bach:  Sheep May Safely Graze
Vaughan Williams:  Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Tchaikovsky:  Nutcracker Suite (excerpts)
with music by Elgar, J Strauss and J Willcocks
  and favourite carols for all to sing.

(Adults £13.00 Concessions £11.00 Children £6.00)

Sunday 11th December 2011
at 4.00 pm in St Mary the Virgin and All Saints Church,
The Walk, Potters Bar, EN6 1QQ
The
Glory of Christmas concert above, repeated for a matinée audience

Saturday 3rd March 2012
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
English Choral Classics -
Vaughan Williams:  Mass in G minor
Howells:  Requiem
Bax:  Mater ora filium
Britten:  Hymn to the Virgin

Saturday 17th March 2012
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Brahms:  Academic Festival Overture
Dvořák:  Violin Concerto (soloist: Shana Douglas)
Tchaikovsky:  Symphony No. 4

Saturday 19th May 2012
Finchley Chamber Choir at Trinity Church
Ancient & Modern -
 A concert of music in which each text is set by two composers,
one 'ancient' and one 'modern', including:
Byrd, Tallis, Morley, Dowland and Rutter, Ireland, Whitacre, McDowall, Chilcott

Saturday 26th May 2012
Finchley Chamber Orchestra at Trinity Church
Gounod:  Petite Symphonie
Grieg:  Holberg Suite
Hummel:  Trumpet Concerto (soloist: Philip Cobb)
Dvořák:  Czech Suite

Saturday 21st July 2012
Finchley Chamber Choir and Orchestra at Trinity Church
Beethoven:  Mass in C 
Beethoven:  Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral) 
JS Bach:  Komm, Jesu, Komm
Bruckner:  Motets 



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