Concerts 2004/05

Saturday 25 September 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia presents
an evening with Michael Bell & Karen Radcliffe
Grieg ~ 6 Lieder Opus 48 Mahler Lieder eines farenden Gesellen
Mussorgsky ~ The Nursery
plus Schubert, Rachmaninov and Strauss

Saturday 23 October 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
Nigel Morley, conductor
Sally Pye, flute
Haydn ~ Symphony No.30 ‘Alleluja’
Mozart ~ Flute Concerto No.2
Gluck ~ Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Haydn ~ Symphony No.50 ‘Fire’

Wednesday 27 October 7:30
Keele University
The Midland Sinfonia
Nigel Morley, conductor
Sally Pye, flute
At the kind invitation of Keele University
Programme as above

Saturday 4 December 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
Nigel Morley, conductor
A Christmas Candlelight Concert
Corelli ~ Christmas Concerto
Schiassi ~ Christmas Symphony
Charpentier ~ Messe de Minuet
with complimentary mince pies

Saturday 5 March 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
Nigel Morley, conductor
Rossini ~ Overture La Cambiale di Matrimonio
Haydn ~ Symphony No. 101 ‘The Clock’
Mozart ~ Piano Concert No.20
Mozart ~ Overture to ‘The Marriage of Figaro’

Saturday 16 April 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
Nigel Morley, conductor
Elgar ~ Serenade for Strings
Mozart ~ Serenata Notturna
Grieg ~ Two Elegiac Melodies
Sibelius ~ Andante Festivo
Rakastava ~ Op14, Nocturne from ‘King Christian II’
Rakastava ~ Romance for Strings in C
preceded by AGM 5.45pm Red Lion, Alvechurch

Saturday 21 May 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia presents
an evening of ‘The Concordia Voices of London’
Neil Ferris, conductor
Christopher Cromar, organ
Vivaldi ~ Magnificat
Purcell ~ Funeral Sentences for Queen Mother
Rachmaninov ~ Bogoroditsye Dyevo
Dove ~ Seek Him that Maketh the Seven Stars
Macmillan ~ A New Song
Mozart ~ Ave verum corpus
Rathbone ~ Absolon, my Son
Byrd ~ Ave verum corpus
Weelkes ~ When David Heard
Tallis ~ Lamentations of Jeremiah

Saturday 18 June 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
An Evening of Mozart
Neil Ferris, guest conductor
Tom Bowles, clarinet
Mozart ~ Symphony No.27
Mozart ~ Concerto for Clarinet & Orchestra
Mozart ~ Symphony No.21

Saturday 16 July 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
Neil Chapman, nonet leader
Gounod ~ Petite Symphony
Debussy ~ 3 movements from Children’s Corner
Mozart ~ Serenade in C minor
Haydn ~ Divertimento No.1 St. Anthony’s Chorale
Schubert ~ 16 German Dances
Dvorak ~ Slavonic Dance

Sunday 17 July 2:30
Sanders Park, Bromsgrove
The Midland Sinfonia
Neil Chapman, nonet leader
As part of Bromsgrove District Councils ‘Music in the Park’, free concert