2017 – 2018 Concert Season

Spooks and Scares – 11th November 2017, 7.30pm – Conductor: Andrew Mallon

Spooks and Scares! Join the North Cheshire Wind Orchestra for their first concert of the 2017-2018 season. We’ve got ghosts and ghouls and some surprises too!

Programme to include:
Ghosts – McNeff
Mars – Holst
Finnegan’s wake – Potter
Night on bare mountain – Mussorgsky
Tam O’Shanter – Arnold
Godzilla Eats Las Vegas – Whitacre
Lux Aurumque – Whitacre
Star Wars: The Force awakens – Williams
Toccata and Fugue in D minor – Bach arr. Farr

Venue: Bold Street Methodist Church, Cultural Quarter, Palmyra Square North, Warrington, WA1 1JQ

Christmas Concerts – Saturday 9th December 2017 – Conductor: Andrew Mallon

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

Latchford Locks to the New World – 2nd June 2018, 7.30pm – Conductor: Andrew Mallon

From the misty and murky waters of the Manchester Ship Canal to the mystical Land of the White Cloud we drop anchor along the way to dance with a matador, march with Russian soldiers and rest awhile by the river in Shenandoah. Join the North Cheshire Wind Orchestra and students of the Sir Thomas Boteler Church of England High School for a musical journey across the continents.

Conductor: Andrew Mallon

Concert programme

J. Brahms arr. Takahashi – Academic Festival Overture
R. Gliere arr. Longfield – Russian Sailors Dance
F. Ticheli – Shenandoah
G. Carpenter – Latchford Locks (world premiere)

A selection of music performed by students of the Sir Thomas Boteler Church of England High School
L. Bernstein – Slava!
D. Bourgeoise – Serenade
P. Sparke – Land of the Long White Cloud
P. Tchaikovsky – Marche Slav
J. Texidor – Amperito Roca

Venue: Sir Thomas Boteler Church of England High School

Summer Concert – Saturday 30th June 2018, 7pm – Conductor: Andrew Mallon

The programme will include a mix of popular music from the world of film, tv, and musical shows. There’s guaranteed to be something to get your feet tapping.

Programme to include:
Strike up the Band – Gershwin
Brave – P.Doyle
Buglers’ Holiday – L.Anderson
Somone to watch over me – Gershwin
633 Squadron – Goodwin
Stars and Stripes – Sousa
Ashokan Farewell – J.Ungar
Finlandia – Sibelius
Barber of Seville – Rossini
Legend of Zorro – J.Horner
Yesterday – J.Lennon, P.McCartney
James Bond
Jurassic Park – J.Williams
William Tell – Rossini

Venue: St John’s URC, Wilderspool Causeway, Warrington