New Tyneside Orchestra

NEXT CONCERT Saturday, 3rd March 2018
Sage Gateshead
Gateshead at 7:30pm

Rehearsal schedule, location maps, music listings, membership policy, joining procedure.

Rehearsal Schedule Spring 2018

Datebefore coffeeafter coffeeNotes
8 January 2018Richard Wagner - Parsifal, Prelude to Act I read-throughHonegger 1st movementWagner: 3.3+1.3+1.3+1 -
Honegger: -
15 January 2018Honegger 2nd movementMendelssohn 1st movement 
22 January 2018Honegger 3rd movementMendelssohn 2nd & 3rd movements 
29 January 2018Sectionals:
Strings with Mike Gerrard at Chilli Road: Wagner, Mendelssohn
Woodwinds with Mike O'Donnell at Holy Saviour's: Wagner, Honegger
Horns and brass with Marion Wilson at Holy Saviour's: Wagner, Honegger
5 February 2018Mendelssohn: starting with 4th movementConducted by George Kennaway
[dep for Monica]
12 February 2018Higdon read-throughWagnerHigdon: 1+ - timp str
Tutti including timps
19 February 2018Pärt read-throughHoneggerPärt: 2.2+1.2+1.2 - timp 2perc hp str
26 February 2018Higdon, Pärt(Maybe some Honegger)Tutti including harp/piano and percussion
3 March 2018COMA concert at Sage One at 19:3013:00-14:00 Rehearsal for Higdon and Pärt

17:00-18:00 Rehearsal for Fanfare, Sage One /Concourse

19:00 Fanfare, Concourse
5 March 2018MendelssohnConducted by George Kennaway
[dep for Monica]
12 March 2018  
19 March 2018Honegger, WagnerTutti including harp/piano and percussion
24 March 2018Concert at Kings Hall at 19:30Dress Rehearsal 14:00 - 16:00
Reverse concert order
26 March 2018Complete read-through of Dvorak: The Spectre's BrideIf necessary we'll run a bit after 21:30

Please note that this schedule can be subject to change at any time, any changes will be made in red text.
All changes will also be announced at rehearsals.

Rehearsal Location
Chillingham Road Sports and Arts Hall, Ninth Avenue, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5XL map for Chillingham Road Sports and Arts Hall
  Please note the road ends from The Avenues have been pedestrianised with no entry from Chillingham Rd. When approaching from the Coast Rd. along Chillingham Rd turn right into Meldon Terrace and 1st left to Ninth Ave. Parking available in the school yard, enter from Tenth Ave.
New arts building on the left, first there enter building via Chillingham Rd entrance and open rear door (grey colour) to yard and car parking. The arts room is at the front of the building overlooking Chillingham Rd.

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