Tour 2015 to Berlin, Germany

Details

Berlin Landmarks

Depart Sheffield around midnight Sat 13 June
Arrive Berlin Sun 14 June evening
5 Nights (3 nights B&B, 2 nights half board) in an A&O Hostel in central Berlin, perform 3 Concerts TBA and enjoy the bars, culture and ambience of this wonderful Capital City.
Returning to Sheffield on Frid 19 June ETA 22:00hrs

Provisional Schedule

11 June Thursday Exhibition Space, Jessop West
18:30 Setup
19:00 - 22:00 Pre-Tour Rehearsal

13 June Saturday Catholic Cathedral (St Marie's) Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S1 2JB
08:30 Soundhouse - Load Stands and Percussion into transport for Cathedral
09:00 - 11:00 Pre-Tour Rehearsal
13:15 - 16:30 Pre Gala Concert Rehearsal
19:30 SUWO Pre-Tour Gala Concert
21:30 Load Stands and Percussion into transport for return to Soundhouse
23:30 Coach Departs from Soundhouse for Germany!

Day 1
14 June Sunday
06:20 Check in Eurotunnel Folkestone
07:20 Depart Folkestone via Eurotunnel
08:55 CET Arrive Calais
22:00 ETA Berlin Check in
A&O BERLIN HAUPTBAHNHOF
LEHRTER STRASSE 12-15
10557 BERLIN

Day 2
15 June Monday Free Morning
14:00 City Centre Boat Trip on the River Spree starts at main railway station

19:00 Time TBC Evening meal in Hotel

Day 3
16 June Tuesday
15:00 Setup and Rehearsal Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche

19:00 Concert 1 Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche, (Holy Cross Church) Zossener Str. 65, 10961 Berlin-Kreuzberg

Day 4
17 June Wednesday

17:00 Time TBC Evening meal in Hotel
18:00 Coach to Tempelhofer Field
18:30 Set up and Sound Check
19:30 Concert 2 Tempelhof Aerodrome

Day 5
18 June Thursday
10:00 Check out Hotel and load Coach
14:30 Load local coach with instruments and concert dress and depart for Concert Venue
15:30 Setup and Rehearsal
19:00Concert 3 Marienkirche in central Berlin
21:30 Load Coach
23.55 Coach departs Berlin

Day 6
19 June Friday
12:39 Check in Calais Eurotunnel
13:39 Depart Calais via Eurotunnel
13:14 GMT Arrive Folkestone
13:45 Depart Folkestone
20:00 ETA Sheffield


The Band

Piccolo

Jiayi Wang

Flute 1

Ruth Alexander, Hannah Sharpe, Ellen Sargen

Flute 2

Kirsty Lomax, Caitlin Washbourne, Hannah Thornton, Megan Rowley

Oboe 1

Rosie Pollock

Oboe 2

Arron Lord

Bassoon 1

Jonathan Taylor-Mew

Bassoon 2

Tim Butterfield

Eb Clarinet

Hannah Horsewill (/2nd)

Clarinet 1

Beth Nichol, Georgina Gleave, Will Prosser

Clarinet 2

Gemma Appleton, Natalie Wilkinson, Hannah Horsewill (/EbCl)

Clarinet 3

Joanna Booth, Olivia Doust

Bass Clarinet

Ben Hastings

Alto Saxophone 1

Edward Pottril

Alto Saxophone 2

Katie Hubbard (/Sop Sax)

Tenor Saxophone

Jonny Poole

Baritone Saxophone

Niall Ward-O'Brien

Horn 1

Ellie Devlin

Horn 2

Nikki Yi Ching Wong

Horn 3

Bryany Hollands

Horn 4

Andras Joslin

Trumpet 1

Emily Compton

Trumpet 2

Alexandra Burns

Trumpet 3

Georgina Gibson

Cornet

Greg Waters

Trombone 1

Sam Baker

Trombone 2

Phoebe Hodgetts, Tom Soden

Trombone 3

Harry Poxon

Euphonium 1

Daniel Morgan

Euphonium 2

Christopher Bell

Tuba 1

Ben Musgrave (EEb)

Tuba 2

James Whitehead (BBb)

String Bass

Joss Mann-Hazell

Percussion

Dominic Ridler, Dan Reader, Blake Hemingway, George Nicholson


Tour Repertoire

A Silent Movie Suite (Martin Ellerby)
Allerseelen Op.10 No.8 (Richard Strauss)
Deo Gracias (Guy Woolfenden)
English Folksong Suite (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
FROLIC for TROMBONES (Reginald Heath)
Flourish for Wind Band (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
GODFATHER (Nino Rota)
GODFATHER (Nina Rota)
Hymn to the Fallen (Williams arr Sparke)
Jungle Book (Scherman Brothers)
LE VIGNAUD (Emma Dowson)
Moment for Morricone (Ennio Morricone)
Ouvertüre für Harmoniemusik Op.24 (Felix Mendelssohn)
Padstow Lifeboat (Malcolm Arnold)
SPANISH DANCE (Dmitri Shostakovich)
SUITE OF ENGLISH FOLK-DANCES (Ernest Tomlinson )
Second Suite for Band (Latin Mexicana) (Alfred Reed)
Share My Yoke Cornet Solo (Ivor Bosanko)
Suite No.1 (Gustav Holst)
Symphonic Songs for Band (Robert Russell Bennett)
TRAUERSINFONIE (Richard Wagner)
Viktor's Tale from The Terminal (John Williams)
West Side Story (Leonard Bernstein arr Duthoit)
Winter Dances (Fergal Carroll)

© Widdowson & Hemingway 2016