2010 – 2011 Concert Season

Details of our 2010/2011 season are as follows:


Songs and Refrains

Saturday 6th November 2010
Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington
(Box Office Tel: 01925 442345)

Pre-concert talk at 7:20 pm, Concert at 8:00 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Catherine Tackley Conductor
Paul Vowles Clarinet
Catherine Coyne Flute
Cody Coyne Euphonium

Programme to include:
Michael Torke – Grand Central Station
Robert Orledge – Blame it on the Blues (World Première)
Stephen McNeff – Clarinet Concerto (NCWO Commission)
Oliver Waespi – Hebridean Rhapsody
Yo Goto – Fantasma Lunare
Daniel Basford – Songs and Refrains


Festive Concerts

Saturday 4th December 2010
St John’s 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
Peter Moss Trumpet

Programmes to include:
Humperdinck – Hansel and Gretel Overture
Haydn – Trumpet Concerto

Plus all of your seasonal favourites.


The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess

Saturday 12th February 2011
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
Tim Watson Saxophone

NCWO Programme to include:

Donald Grantham – Fantasy Variations
Emily Howard – Prayer (NCWO Commission, World Première)
Adam Gorb – Saxophone Concertino

Dr Jazz and the Cheshire Cats Programme to include:

Bill Potts – The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess


A Night at the Theatre

Saturday 7th May 2011
Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington
(Box Office Tel: 01925 442345)

Pre-concert talk at 7:05 pm, Concert at 7:45 pm

North Cheshire Wind Orchestra
Catherine Tackley Conductor

Programme to include:

Leonard Bernstein – Candide Overture
Aulis Sallinen – Palace Rhapsody
Richard Wagner – Siegfried’s Funeral March from Götterdämmerung
Giacomo Puccini arr. Janssen – La Bohème (Symphonic Suite from the Opera)
Julius Fucik – Florentiner March

and selections from:

Kern and Hammerstein – Show Boat
Rodgers and Hammerstein – Oklahoma!
Lerner and Loewe – My Fair Lady
Bock and Harnick – Fiddler on the Roof
Sondheim – Sweeney Todd

At the end of the concert, there will be a retiring collection in aid of St. Rocco’s Hospice.


War and Peace

Saturday 2nd July 2011
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
Catherine Tackley Conductor

Programme to include:

William Walton – Spitfire Prelude and Fugue
Brent Heisinger – Statement
David Del Tredici – In Wartime
Ron Goodwin – 633 Squadron
Gustav Holst – Mars from the Planets
Adam Gorb – Tranquility
John Philip Sousa – Semper Fidelis
John Williams arr. De Meij – Star Wars Saga


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