Tour 2011 to Leuven, Belgium

Details

The Parade, Neerpelt

THE FINAL SCHEDULE
PreTour Rehearsals:
Thursday 7 April 5.30 - 10.00 Firth Hall
Monday 25 April 6.00 - 10.00 Firth Exhibition Space, Jessop West (Next to Music Department)

Day 1:
Tuesday 26 April 2011
00:30hrs Assemble/Depart Coach from Music Dept Jessop Building 34 Leavygreave Rd S3 7RD
06:50hrs Folkstone Eurotunnel depart
08:25hrs cet Calais depart
13:00hrs Arrive De Blauwput Youth Centre in Leuven, check-in
18:00hrs Dinner

Day 2:
Wednesday 27 April
08:00hrs Breakfast
10:00hrs Day in Brussels including visit to Musical Instrument Museum
19:30hrs Dinner

Day 3:
Thursday 28 April
08:00hrs Breakfast
15:00 – 17:00hrs Pre-Concert Rehearsal
18:00hrs Dinner
CONCERT 1
20:00hrs St Peter’s Church, LEUVEN

Day 4:
Friday 29 April
08:00hrs Breakfast
09:00hrs depart for Antwerp
CONCERT 2
11:00hrs St Peter's Ergotheropeute Senior Citizens Home, ANTWERP followed by buffet Lunch
Free Afternoon in Antwerp
17:00hrs Evening Meal in Antwerp
19:00 Pre-Concert set up/Rehearsal
CONCERT 3
20:00hrs St Norbert’s Church, ANTWERP
22:00hrs End of Concert - return to Hotel

Day 5:
Saturday 30 April
07:30hrs Breakfast
08:30hrs depart for Neerpelt
CONCERT 4
11:00hrs EMJ Festival, NEERPELT + full day of action, Parades, Proclamations and International Fraternization!

Day 6:
Sunday 1 May
08:00hrs Breakfast Free morning in LEUVEN
CONCERT 5
14:00hrs Open air Concert in Ladeuzeplein, LEUVEN

Day 7:
Monday 2 May
04:00hrs depart for Calais
08:20hrs Calais Ferry depart
08:50hrs UK Time depart Dover
11:00hrs Arrive LONDON
13:00hrs Pre-Concert set up/Rehearsal in Church
CONCERT 6
15:00hrs May Day Afternoon Concert St Paul’s Church, Covent Garden, LONDON
17:00hrs Depart for Sheffield
c22.00hrs Arrive back at the Music Department Fin


The Band


Tour Repertoire

Bacchus on Blue Ridge (Joseph Horovitz)
Czardas (Vittorio Monti)
Elegia (Wouter Lenaerts)
Forest of Arden (George Lloyd)
GODFATHER (Nina Rota)
Jungle Book (Scherman Brothers)
Lo Hear the Gentle Lark (Henry Bishop)
March of the Belgium Paratroopers (Pierre Leemans)
Masque (Kenneth Hesketh)
Moment for Morricone (Ennio Morricone)
PORGY & BESS (Aaron Copland)
Prelude from 49th Parallel (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
The Catskills (Nigel Hess)
The Whirlwind Polka (Phil Cardew)
Trumpet Concerto (Alexander Arutunian)
Viktor's Tale from The Terminal (John Williams)
Winter Dances (Fergal Carroll)

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