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Concerts 2017

March 2017
Conductor: John Beswick
Chowne:  Morning Chatter – Overture for Strings (world premiere)
Hindemith:  Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
Honegger: Pacific 231
Dvorak:  Symphony No. 8

Concerts 2016

March 2016
Conductor: John Beswick
Rossini:   William Tell Overture
Grieg:  Piano Concerto
Nielsen:   Symphony No.4 (The Inextinguishable)

June 2016
Conductor: John Beswick
Mendelssohn:  A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture
Stravinsky:  Pulcinella Suite
Ives:  The Unanswered Question
Mozart:  Symphony No.35 (Haffner)

November 2016
Conductors: Peter Farrant and John Beswick
Remembrance Classics with Reigate and Redhill Choral Society
Elgar:  Enigma Variations
Sir Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man
Carr: Prayer of St Francis (World Premiere)


Concerts 2015

November 2015
Conductor: John Beswick
Sibelius: Symphony No. 7
Vaughan Williams: Tube Concerto
Tuba Soloist: Stephen Callow
Brahms: Symphony No. 3

July 2015
Conductor: John Beswick
Ravel: Tombeau de Couperin
James Francis Brown: Clarinet Concerto
Clarinet Soloist: Catriona Scott
Faure: Pavane
Poulenc: Sinfonietta

The Redhill Sinfonia gratefully acknowledges a generous grant from the RVW Trust (www.rvwtrust.org.uk) towards the costs of performing James Francis Brown’s clarinet concerto in its July 2015 concert.

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March 2015
Conductor: John Beswick
Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No.2
Piano soloist: Alexander Ullman
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade


Concerts 2014

November 2014
Conductor: John Beswick
Mendelssohn: Calm Sea & Prosperous Voyage
Haydn: Sinfonia Concertante
Soloists: Sarah Willcock, Kathy Bucknill, Phil Gwilt, Mark Welling
Beethoven: Ah Perfido
Soloist: Alice Bishop
Steve Chowne: Rosetta (World Premiere)
Brahms: Haydn Variations

October 2014
Conductor: John Beswick
Schubert Symphony No 9
Beethoven: Symphony No 9
with the English Arts Chorale

June 2014
Conductor: John Beswick
Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
Vaughan-Williams: Oboe Concerto
Oboe soloist: Fiona Myall
Bizet: Symphony No 1

April 2014
Conductor: Leslie Olive
Elgar: Dream of Gerontius
with the English Arts Chorale

March 2014
Conductor: John Beswick
Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Violin: Burton, Cello: Julian Gillett, Piano: Noriko Shorney
Rachmaninov: Symphony No 2


Concerts 2013

November 2013
Conductor: John Beswick
Holst: Perfect Fool (Ballet Music)
Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem
Saint-Saens: Symphony No 3 “Organ Symphony”
Organist: Geoff Lloyd

June 2013
Conductor: John Beswick
Elgar: In the South (Alassio) overture
Paule Maurice: Tableaux de Provence
Saxophone soloist: Anthony Brown
Copland: Rodeo Suite

April 2013
Conductor: Matthew Willis
Berlioz: Grande Messe des Morts
with the Epworth Choir, Godalming Choral Society and Woking Symphony Orchestra

March 2013
Conductor: John Beswick
Prokofiev: Classical Symphony (No 1)
Schubert: Symphony No 3
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 5 (Emperor)
Piano soloist: Ivana Gavric


Concerts 2012

November 2012
Conductor: John Beswick
Sibelius: Karelia Suite
Faure: Prelude to Penelope
Saint-Saens: Havanaise for violin and orch
Violin soloist: Sean Dunn
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 2

September 2012
Conductor: John Beswick
Mozart: Serenade for 13 wind instruments

June 2012
Conductor: John Beswick
Mendelssohn: Hebrides overture
Mozart: Bassoon concerto
Bassoon soloist: Ashley Myall
Beethoven: Symphony No 2

March 2012
Conductor: Chris Braime
Rimsky-Korskov: Overture on Russian Themes
Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto No 3
Violin soloist: Kai Gleusteen
Brahms: Symphony No 4


Concerts 2011

November 2011
Conductor: John Andrews
Weber: Freischutz overture
Gliere: Harp Concerto
Harp soloist: Keziah Thomas
Bruch: Kol Nidrei
Sibelius: Symphony No 5

July 2011
Conductor: Peter Farrant
Dvorak: New World symphony
Vaughan-Williams: Sea Symphony
Soloists: Alison Pearce & Jozif Koc

June 2011
Conductor: John Beswick
Sponsored “open access” event including Beethoven symphonies

March 2011
Damian Penfold
Brahms: Tragic overture
Strauss: Four Last Songs
Soprano: Susan Gritton
Mahler: Symphony No 4


Concerts 2010

November 2010
Conductor: Matthew Willis
Holst: A Somerset Rhapsody
Elgar: Cello concerto
Cello soloist: Gerald Peregrine
Vaughan-Williams: Symphony No 5