Concerts

REPERTOIRE OF MUSIC PERFORMED BY THE SOLWAY SINFONIA


 

March 2017 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Beethoven:  Piano concerto No 1 - 3rd movement (soloist Matthew McLachlan)

Beethoven:  Piano concerto No 2 - 1st movement (soloist Rose McLachlan)

Beethoven:  Piano concerto No 3 - 1st movement (soloist Callum McLachlan)

Beethoven:  Piano concerto No 4 - 2nd movement (soloist Matthew McLachlan)

Beethoven:  Piano concerto No 5 - complete (soloist Murray McLachlan)

 


 November 2016 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Berlioz:  Hungarian March from "The Damnation of Faust"

Sibelius:  Violin Concerto (soloist Leland Chen)

Dvorak:  Symphony No. 9 "From The New World"

March 2016 - Lockerbie Town Hall

Schubert:  Overture in D "in the Italian style", D590

Respighi:  Suite "Gli Uccelli" (the Birds)

Gershwin:  Walking the Dog

Sparke:  Summer Isles (soloist Jordan Tweedie)

Doughty:  Grandfather's Clock variations (soloist Jordan Tweedie)

Beethoven:  Symphony No 2 in D.


 

November 2015 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Bizet:  "L'arlesienne" Suite No. 1

Berlioz:  Song cycle "Les nuits d'été" - soloist Freya Jacklin

Franck:  Symphony in D minor

March 2015 - Gatehouse-of-Fleet Parish Church

Beethoven: Overture "Coriolan"

Delius: "On Hearing The First Cuckoo In Spring"

Chaminade: Concertino for Flute

Keating: "The Love Song Of A Lonely Man" (UK premier)

Mucha: Overture "The Tempest" (UK premier)

Haydn: Symphony No 104 in D minor "The London"


 

November 2014 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Smetana : ‘Two Widows Overture

Janacek : Lachian Dances Nos. 2, 4, 6

Dvorak : Symphonic Poem  ‘The Noon Witch’

Dvorak : 'Cello Concerto - soloist Kirsten Jenson

 

March 2014 - High School, Moffat

Cimarosa : Overture to ‘The Secret Marriage

Mozart : Piano concerto No 23 in A major (K488)

Beethoven : Symphony No 7 in A major


November 2013 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Glinka : Overture - Russlan and Ludmilla

Khachaturian : Movements from Masquerade

Mozart : Concerto for Flute and Harp

Kalinnikov : Symphony No. 1

 

March 2013 - Town Hall, Annan

Schubert : Overture in D

Saint Saens : 'Cello Concerto in A minor

Bellini : Oboe Concerto

Tchaikoxsky : Elegy for Strings

Mozart : Symphony No. 40

 


 

November 2012 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Verdi : Nabucco Overture

Brahms : Violin Concerto

Dvoràk : Romance

Borodin : Symphony No 2 in B minor

 

March 2012 - Girthon Church, Gatehouse of Fleet

Salieri : Symphony in D: La Veneziana

Mozart : Sinfonia Concertante in E flat

Beethoven : Romance in F, Op 50

Schubert : Symphony No 5 in B flat

 


 

November 2011 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Walton : Spitfire Prelude

Grieg : Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16

Gershwin : Rhapsody in Blue

Walton : Henry V Suite

 

March 2011 - Buccleuch Centre, Langholm

Rameau : Overture - “Dardanus”

Françaix : Suite - “Pelléas et Mélisande”

Sibelius : “L’Horloge de Flore”

Faure : Pavane in F-sharp minor, Op. 50

Beethoven : Symphony No 1 in C

 


 

November 2010 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Rossini : Overture - “The Thieving Magpie”

Sibelius : Suite - “Karelia”

Vaughan Williams : Tuba Concerto

Dvoràk : Symphony No 8 in G

 

March 2010 - Ryan Centre, Stranraer

Mendelssohn : Overture - “Hebrides (Fingal’s cave)”

Butterworth : “The Banks of Green Willow”

Schumann : Cello Concerto

Haydn :  Symphony No 101 in D major - “The Clock”

 


 

November 2009 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Wagner : Overture - “The Mastersingers of Nuremberg”

Glazunov : Violin Concerto

César Franck :  Symphony in D minor

 

March 2009 - DG One, Dumfries

Brahms : Variations on a theme by Haydn - “St Anthony Chorale” Op 56a

Brahms : Ein deutsches Requiem Op 45

 


 

November 2008 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Balakirev : Overture on three Russian themes

Peter Warlock : “Capriol Suite”

Richard Strauss : Horn Concerto No 1

Beethoven :  Symphony No.5

 

March 2008 - Girthon Church, Gatehouse of Fleet

Gounod : Petite Symphonie for Wind

Haydn : ‘Cello Concerto

Bellini : Oboe Concerto

Gounod :  Symphony No.1

 


 

November 2007 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Geoff Keating : Festival Fantasia  - “More Geese Than Swans”

Rachmaninov : Piano Concerto No. 2

Carl Nielsen : Symphony No 1

 

May 2007 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Stamitz : Symphony in A

Mozart : Divertimento in D

Pergolesi : Flute concerto

Chaminade : Concertino for flute

Various songs : Various songs

 

March 2007 - St Cuthberts Church, Kirkcudbright

Mozart : Overture - “The Magic Flute”

Mozart : Three arias from “The Magic Flute”

Cecil Coles : “From the Scottish Highlands”

Gabriel Grovlez : “L’Almanach aux Images”

Schubert : Symphony No. 3

 


 

November 2006 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Beethoven :Overture - “Egmont” 

Brahms :Double Concerto for violin and ‘cello in A minor

Fauré :“Pelléas and Mélisande” incidental music

Haydn : Symphony No. 103 in E flat - “The Drum Roll”

 

March 2006 - Town Hall, Castle Douglas

Mendelssohn :Overture - “The Hebrides”

Vivaldi :Concerto for 2 clarinets and 2 oboes

Mendelssohn :“A Midsummer’s Night Dream”

Beethoven :Symphony No 8

 


 

November 2005 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Tchaikovsky :Overture - “Romeo and Juliet” 

Elgar :Song Cycle - “Sea Pictures”

Dvoràk :Symphony No 9 - “The New World”

 

March 2005 - Girthon Church, Gatehouse of Fleet

Haydn :Sinfonia Concertante

Dvoràk :Czech Suite

Ravel :“Pavanne pour une Infante Defunte”

Poulenc :Sinfonietta

 


 

November 2004 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Weber :Overture - “Der Freischütz”

Beethoven :Violin Concerto

Brahms :Symphony No 4

 

April 2004 - Town Hall, Lockerbie

Mozart :Overture - “The Marriage of  Figaro”

Bach :Brandenburg Concerto No 1

Bizet :Symphony in C

 


 

November 2003 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Glinka :Overture - “Russlan and Ludmilla”

Khachaturian :Adagio from “Spartacus”

Mozart :Piano Concerto in D minor (kv 466)

Copeland :Four Dances from “Rodeo”

Gershwin :“Rhapsody in Blue”

 

March 2003 - Girthon Church, Gatehouse of Fleet

Richard Rodney Bennett :Overture - “Farnham Festival”

Haydn :Trumpet Concerto in E flat

Christopher Litherland :“The Amazing Musik Cabinet of Dr Janson Ruby”

Vaughan Williams :Songs of Travel

Beethoven :Symphony No 3 in E flat - “Eroica”

 


 

November 2002 - Dumfries Academy

Joseph Haydn : “The Creation”

 

September 2002 - St Michaels Church, Dumfries

Organ Concerto -”Cuckoo and the Nightingale”

Bach :“My Heart Ever Faithful”

Handel :“Where’er you Walk”

Albinoni :Adagio in G minor for organ and strings

Cimarosa adapted Benjamin :Oboe Concerto

Haydn :“On Mighty Pens” from “The Creation”

Dag Wiren :Andante Espressivo and Marcia from Suite for Strings

 

May 2002 - Town Hall, Kirkcudbright

Beethoven :Overture - “Coriolanus”

Ravel :Suite - “Le Tombeau de Couperin”

Verdi :Introduction to Act III - “La Traviata”

Dag Wiren :Suite for Strings

Haydn :Symphony No 10

 


 

4 December 2001 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Shostakovich :Festive Overture

Elgar :‘Cello Concerto

Vaughan-Williams :Serenade to Music

Borodin :Symphony No 2 in B minor

 

May 2001 - St Cuthberts Church, Carlisle and Town Hall, Castle Douglas

Handel :Music for the Royal Fireworks

Fauré :“Masques et Bergamasques”

Bartók :Romanian Folk Dances

Mozart :Symphony No 35 - “Haffner”

 


 

November 2000 - Crichton Church, Dumfries

Sibelius :“Karelia Suite”

Sarah Berker :“Caerlaverock Suite”

Dvoràk :Symphony No 8

 

May 2000 - Town Hall, Lockerbie and Lochside Theatre, Castle Douglas

Beethoven :Overture - “Egmont”

Fauré :Pavane in F-sharp minor, Op. 50

Handel :Aria - “Da Tempeste in Legno”

Mozart :Aria - “Dovo Sono”

Arensky :Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky Op. 35a

Haydn :Symphony No 101 - “The Clock”

 


 

November 1999 - Crichton Church, Dumfries

Rossini :Overture - “La Cenerentola”

Butterworth :“Banks o’ Green Willow”

Mozart :Sinfonia Concertante in E flat for Violin and Viola

Brahms :Symphony No 2

 

April 1999 - The Cinema, Newton Stewart

Beethoven :Overture - “Coriolanus”

Françaix :“L’Horloge de Flore”

Lars Erik Larson :“Pastoral Suite”

Mendelssohn :Symphony No 3 - “The Scottish”

 


 

November 1998 - Crichton Church, Dumfries

Mozart :Overture - “Don Giovanni”

Bach :Suite No 2 in B minor

Delius :“On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring”

Mendelssohn :Overture - “The Hebrides”

Beethoven :Symphony No 2 in D major

 


 

October 1997 - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Sarah Berker :“Caerlaverock Suite”

Malcolm Arnold :“Little Suite” No. 2

Sibelius :“Finlandia”

Schumann :Symphony No.