Tour 2019 to Liege, Belgium

Details

Liege

Our first joint tour with USBB!

Accommodation in Auberge de Jeunesse de Liege: https://lesaubergesdejeunesse.be/liege
5 days, 4 nights half board (including breakfast and evening meal)
Depart: Saturday 8th June
Return: Thursday 14th June
Included is:
*All travel and accommodation, plus breakfast and evening meal!
*Three great concerts in and around Liege!
*Day trips and excursions!

Tour itinerary:

Day 1 - Saturday 8th June 2019
7.30pm - SUWO and USBB Summer Gala and Pre-tour Concert! St. Andrews URC
Set off to Liege on the coach

Day 2 - Sunday 9th June 2019
Ferry crossing Dover-Calais
Arrive and check in to Auberge de Jeunesse de Liege
Free time in Liege
Three course meal provided at accommodation
Mixer social at a bar in Liege

Day 3 - Monday 10th June 2019
Breakfast provided at accommodation
Set off from Liege, to Brussels
Arrive in Brussels, and time for sightseeing
Set off to Leuven
Pre-concert rehearsal at St Michaels Church, Leuven
4pm - Concert at St Michaels Church, Leuven
Return to Liege
Three course meal provided at accommodation
Night out social in Liege

Day 4 - Tuesday 11th June 2019
Breakfast provided at accommodation
Set off from Liege, to Maastricht
Arrive in Maastricht, and time for sightseeing
Boat trip on the River Maas
Set off to La Roche-en-Ardennes
Pre-concert rehearsal at Church, La Roche-en-Ardennes
Three course meal provided at restaurant
8pm - Concert at Church, La Roche-en-Ardennes
Return to Liege
Social at pub in Liege

Day 5 - Wednesday 12th June 2019
Breakfast provided at accommodation
Set off from Liege, to Leuven
Stella Artois brewery tour
Set off to Dinant
Pre-concert rehearsal at Collégiale Notre-Dame de Dinant
Three course meal provided at restaurant
8pm - Concert at Collégiale Notre-Dame de Dinant
Return to Liege
Cheese and wine night to celebrate the final night!

Day 6 - Thursday 13th June 2019
Breakfast provided at accommodation
Set off back to Sheffield
Ferry crossing Calais-Dover
Arrive back in Sheffield


The Band

Flute 1

Hannah Faulkner, Katie Muller, Emily Rogers, Victoria MacDonald

Flute 2

William Hamilton, Emily Cooper, Lucy Dempsey

Piccolo

Helena Davies

Oboe

Emily Heaphy

Eb Clarinet

Eve Tarring

Clarinet 1

Ellie Haynes, Alex Reiss, Ben Clarke

Clarinet 2

Amy Thomas, Jodie Jordan, Anthony Robinson

Clarinet 3

Emily Lancashire, Laura Barlow

Bass Clarinet

Molly Clark

Alto Saxophone 1

Jothi Venkatesh

Alto Saxophone 2

Billy Rigg

Tenor Saxophone

George Hind

Baritone Saxophone

Megan Perry

Horn

Alexandra Pallad, Tom Sutherland, David Clare

Trumpet 1

Dylan Leyland, Natasha Fretwell

Trumpet 2

Tom Cowling, Lizette Bailey

Trumpet 3

Hannah Jones, Elly Bolton, Kuldeep Matharu

Trombone 1

Emma Mitchell, Dan Johnstone

Trombone 2

Jamie Davis, Kristian Bennet

Euphonium

Thomas Coen, David Fennimore, Stanley McKenzie

Tuba

Max Owen

Percussion

Amzar Chairil, Daniel Wrigglesworth


Tour Repertoire

Chicken Run - Main Titles (John Powell and Harry Gregson-Williams)
East Coast Pictures (Nigel Hess)
Fanfare for the Common Man (Aaron Copland)
First Suite in Eb for Military Band (Gustav Holst)
Folk Dances (Shostakovitch)
Lux Aurumque (Eric Whitacre)
Passacaglia (Tim Jackson)

© Widdowson & Hemingway 2016