Upcoming Concerts

SUWO Semester 1 Concert 2017

Sunday 26 November 17, 7:30 pm

Firth Hall, Sheffield (map)

SUWO Semester 1 Concert - Firth Hall Nov 26 2017
Title: Spectacular Winds!
The first of our two major concerts in the University Concerts Series will including classics for band by Gustav Holst, David Bedford, George Lloyd and Ottorini Respighi our programme concludes with the spectacular showpiece for symphonic wind band 'Samurai' by Nigel Clarke, often described as the "Rite of Spring for Band".

Programme to Include

SECOND SUITE in F Op.28 No 2 (Gustav Holst)
Ronde for Isolde (David Bedford)
forest of Arden (George Lloyd)
Huntingtower Ballad for Band (1932) (Ottorino Respighi )
Gallimaufrey (Guy Woolfenden)
Catskills (Nigel Hess)
Samurai (Nigel Clarke)

Conductors

Tony Houghton

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SUWO Semester 2 Concert 2018

Sunday 18 March 18, 7:30 pm

Firth Hall, Sheffield (map)

SUWO Semester 2 Concert Firth Hall March 18 2018
Title: International Flavours
The University's award winning and much travelled Wind Orchestra presents a programme of music from many countries, we plan to include from France, Orient & Occident by Saint-Saëns, from Germany Mendelssohn's Overture for Band and Richard Strauss' Allerseelen, Spanish composer Alarcon's Little Suite for Banda, from the USA Robert Russell Bennett's Symphonic Songs and by our own Adam Gorb his riotous Yiddish Dances!

Programme to Include

OUVERTÜRE FÜR HARMONIEMUSIK Op.24 (Felix Mendelssohn)
ALLERSEELEN Op.10 No.8 (Richard Strauss)
Occident e Orient (Camille Saint Saëns)
Little Suite for Banda (Luis Serrano ALARCON)
Symphonic Songs for Band (Robert Russell Bennett)
Yiddish Dances (Adam Gorb)

Conductors

Tony Houghton

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