2014 – 2015 Concert Season

Details of our 2014/2015 season are as follows:

Summer Pops – Saturday 27th June 2015 7:30pm – Conductor: Clare Deady

The last concert of the season, and it is sure to go with a swing. The programme will include a mix of old and new favourites from the world of film, tv, and musical shows. There’s guaranteed to be something to get your feet tapping.

Venue: Bridgewater High School – Upper School, Broomfields Road, Appleton, Warrington, WA4 3AE – Click here for a map

For ticket enquiries, please email tickets@northcheshire.org.uk

Shall We Dance – Saturday 16th May 2015 7:30pm – Conductor: Clare Deady

Kick up your heels with the North Cheshire Wind Orchestra’s tribute to dance. From Russian Sailors to Morris Dancers, this concert has it all!

Programme to include:
Russian Sailor’s Dance – Reinhold Gliere, arr Long?eld
Bridgewater Breeze – Adam Gorb
Serenade for Wind Band – Derek Bourgeois
Illyrian Dances – Guy Woolfenden
Mock Morris – Percy Grainger
Bohemian Revelry – Adam Gorb

Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale

Tickets can be purchased online, or contact the box office on 0161 912 5616

Escapes – Saturday 21st March 2015 7:30pm – Conductor: Clare Deady
The NCWO would like to thank Alsager Music and Arts for organising this concert.

Escapes and escapades – history is littered with stories of daring and bravado and sheer good fortune.
North Cheshire Wind Orchestra’s second concert of the season pays tribute to some of these stories and maybe even brings a few new ones to light! With repertoire from the UK, USA and Australia, this promises to be an ideal opportunity to escape your normal Saturday evening routine and come along to hear some exciting and intriguing music.

Programme to include:
Awayday – Adam Gorb
Grand Central Station – Michael Torke
Catch Me if You Can – John Williams, arr Bocook
March from the Great Escape – Elmer Bernstein
Simple Song – Andrew Boysen Jnr
Masada – Ralph Hultgren
Crown Imperial – William Walton

Venue: St Mary Magdalene Church, Crewe Rd, Alsager, ST7 2EW – Click here for a map

More information about St Mary’s church can be found here.

For ticket enquiries, please email tickets@northcheshire.org.uk

Christmas Concerts – Saturday 13th December 2014 – Conductor: Clare Deady

Family Concert at 4:00 pm and Evening Concert at 7:30 pm

Programme to include:
Flourish for Wind Band – Ralph Vaughan Williams
Themes from The Snowman – Howard Blake, arr Barnwell
Russian Christmas Music – Alfred Reed
A Christmas Festival – Leroy Anderson
Christmas Carols
Sleigh Ride – Leroy Anderson

Venue: St John’s URC, Wilderspool Causeway, Warrington – Click here for a map

For ticket enquiries, please email tickets@northcheshire.org.uk

Seasonal Colours – Saturday 8th November 2014 7:30pm – Conductor: Clare Deady

As we move from Summer into Autumn, as the leaves change colour and fall from the trees, the North Cheshire Wind Orchestra takes you on a musical journey through the seasons and explores the link between music and musical colours.

Programme to include:
Viva Musica! – Alfred Reed
Blue and Green Music – Samuel Hazo
Winter Dances – Fergal Carroll
Autumn’s Elegy – Kenneth Hesketh
Excerpts from Music for a Festival – Gordon Jacob
As Summer Was Just Beginning – Larry Daehn
Blue Shades – Frank Ticheli
Shepherd’s Hey – Percy Grainger

Venue: Bold Street Methodist Church, Cultural Quarter, Palmyra Square North, Warrington, WA1 1JQ – Click here for a map

For ticket enquiries, please email tickets@northcheshire.org.uk

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