2009 – 2010 Concert Season

Details of our 2009/2010 season are as follows:


Autumn Light

Saturday 17th October 2009
Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington
(Box Office Tel: 01925 442345)

Pre-concert talk at 6:50 pm, Concert at 7:30 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Catherine Tackley Conductor

Programme to include:

Felix Mendelssohn – Overture for Winds op. 24
Eric Whitacre – October
Gustav Holst – Hammersmith
Joseph Horovitz – Dance Suite
Richard Wagner – Trauermusik
Philip Wilby – Catcher of Shadows
Richard Wagner – Huldigungsmarsch


Festive Concerts

Saturday 5th December 2009
St Johns URC, Wilderspool Causeway, Warrington
For ticket enquiries, email tickets@northcheshire.org.uk

Family Concert at 4:00 pm, Main Concert at 7:30 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Catherine Tackley Conductor

Programmes to include:

Fergal Carroll – Winter Dances (NCWO Commission)

Plus all of your seasonal favourites


The Joy of Cookin’

Saturday 6th February 2010
Waterside Arts Centre, Sale
(Box Office Tel: 0161 912 5616)

Pre-concert talk at 6:50 pm, Concert at 7:30 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Dr Jazz and the Cheshire Cats Big Band
Catherine Tackley Conductor
Adam Cooke Trombone

NCWO Programme to include:

George Gershwin – Cuban Overture
Joaquin Rodrigo – Adagio
Johan de Meij – T-Bone Concerto

Dr Jazz Plays Count Basie, programme to include:

Jumpin at the Woodside
All of Me
April in Paris
Shiny Stockings
Corner Pocket
Joy of Cookin’
That Warm Feeling
Magic Flea
Songs from ‘Sinatra at the Sands’


Voyage en France

Saturday 24th April 2010
Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington
(Box Office Tel: 01925 442345)

Pre-concert talk at 6:50 pm, Concert at 7:30 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Mark Heron Conductor
Maria Molund Conductor

Programme to include:

Etienne-Nicolas Mehul – Overture in F
Darius Milhaud – Suite Francais
Martin Ellerby – Paris Sketches
Camile Saint-Saens – Occident et Orient
Georges Bizet – L’Arlesienne Suite No. 1
George Gershwin – An American in Paris


Ghost Train

Saturday 19th June 2010
Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington
(Box Office Tel: 01925 442345)

Pre-concert talk at 6:50 pm, Concert at 7:30 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Catherine Tackley Conductor
Alice Purton Cello

Programme to include:

Leonard Bernstein – Slava!
Ira Hearshen – Divertimento
Friedrich Gulda – Cello Concerto
Eric Whitacre – Ghost Train


Last Night of the Proms @ Stockton Heath Festival

Thursday 8th July 2010
St Thomas’ Church, Stockton Heath

Concert at 8:00 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Catherine Tackley Conductor

Programme to include:

Higlights from the 2009/2010 North Cheshire Wind Orchestra concert season.
Last Night of the Proms favourites including Fantasia on British Sea Songs and Rule, Britannia!


NCWO reserve the right to change any programme or soloist without prior notice.