REPERTOIRE OF MUSIC PERFORMED BY THE SOLWAY SINFONIA

April 2023 – The Bridge, Dumfries

Conductor: Jonathan Mann

Rachmaninoff – Vocalise

Grieg – Piano Concerto

Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 5

October 2022 – The Bridge, Dumfries

Conductor: Hilario Flores-Coni

Brahms: Tragic Overture

Jenkins: Palladio

Schubert: Symphony no. 8 (Unfinished)

Humperdinck: Prelude to Hansel and Gretel

April 2022 – Dumfries Baptist Church Centre

Conductor: Hilario Flores-Coni

Haydn: Symphony no.83 ‘The Hen’

Philip Glass: Façades

Charles Ives: The Unanswered Question

Purcell, arr. Holst: The Gordian Knot Untied – Suite no.1

W.F. Bach: Adagio and Fugue

November 2021  – Dumfries Baptist Church Centre

Conductor: Hilario Flores-Coni

Beethoven: Coriolan Overture

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (soloist Eve Kennedy)

Dvorak: Symphony no.8

 November 2019 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Hilario Flores-Coni

Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor

Faure: Pavane

Carlos Gardel, arr. Flores-Coni: Tango Suite

Brahms: Symphony No 2

June 2019 – Dalbeattie Learning Campus

Conductor: Hilario Flores-Coni

Holst: Brook Green Suite

Holst: Fugal Concerto

Pietro Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana

James Homer arr Hilario Flores-coni: For the Love of a Princess (Brave Heart Film)

Enya arr Hilario Flores-Coni: May it Be (Lord of the Rings Film)

Purcell: The Abdelazer Suite

Purcell: Fantasia upon One Note

This concert featured the new Dumfries and Galloway Youth Orchestra playing pieces from the BBC 10 Pieces series:

Sibelius: Finlandia

Haydn: Trumpet concerto (1st movement)

Bernstein: Mambo

March 2019 – Dumfries Baptist Church Centre

Conductor: James Young

Berker: Themes from the Caerlaverock Suite

Beethoven: 6th Symphony  – 2nd Movement – Scene by the Brook

Vivaldi: Flute Concerto ‘The Goldfinch’ (soloist Nick Riley)

Roe: The Lark in the Clear Air

Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

Haydn: Symphony no 83 “The Hen”

November 2018 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Schubert: Overture to Rosamunde

Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia

Gordon Jacob: Trombone Concerto (soloist Davur Juul Magnussen)

Delius: La Calinda

Delius: The Walk to the Paradise Garden

Kalinnikov: Symphony No 1

March 2018

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Beethoven: Coriolan overture

Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in E flat – (soloists Emily Holland and Sarah Roberts)

Faure: Masques et Bergamasques

Dvorák: Czech Suite

November 2017 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Shostakovitch: Festive Overture

Elgar: Sea Pictures – (soloist Freya Jacklin)

Saint Saens: Danse Macabre – (soloist Jane Hainey)

Thaikovsky: Rococo Variations – (soloist Kirsten Jenson

Poulenc: Les Biches

March 2017 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Glinka : Overture – Russlan and Ludmilla

Khachaturian : Movements from Masquerade

Mozart : Concerto for Flute and Harp

Kalinnikov : Symphony No. 1

March 2013 – Town Hall, Annan

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Verdi : Nabucco Overture

Brahms : Violin Concerto

Dvoràk : Romance

Borodin : Symphony No 2 in B minor

March 2012 – Girthon Church, Gatehouse of Fleet

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Walton : Spitfire Prelude

Grieg : Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16

Gershwin : Rhapsody in Blue

Walton : Henry V Suite

March 2011 – Buccleuch Centre, Langholm

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Rossini : Overture – “The Thieving Magpie”

Sibelius : Suite – “Karelia”

Vaughan Williams : Tuba Concerto

Dvoràk : Symphony No 8 in G

March 2010 – Ryan Centre, Stranraer

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Wagner : Overture – “The Mastersingers of Nuremberg”

Glazunov : Violin Concerto

César Franck :  Symphony in D minor

March 2009 – DG One, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Brahms : Ein deutsches Requiem Op 45

November 2008 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Gounod : Petite Symphonie for Wind

Haydn : ‘Cello Concerto

Bellini : Oboe Concerto

Gounod :  Symphony No.1

November 2007 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Rachmaninov : Piano Concerto No. 2

Carl Nielsen : Symphony No 1

May 2007 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Tchaikovsky :Overture – “Romeo and Juliet”

Elgar :Song Cycle – “Sea Pictures”

Dvoràk :Symphony No 9 – “The New World”

March 2005 – Girthon Church, Gatehouse of Fleet

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Haydn :Sinfonia Concertante

Dvoràk :Czech Suite

Ravel :“Pavanne pour une Infante Defunte”

Poulenc :Sinfonietta

November 2004 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Weber :Overture – “Der Freischütz”

Beethoven :Violin Concerto

Brahms :Symphony No 4

April 2004 – Town Hall, Lockerbie

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Mozart :Overture – “The Marriage of  Figaro”

Bach :Brandenburg Concerto No 1

Bizet :Symphony in C

November 2003 – Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Joseph Haydn : “The Creation”

September 2002 – St Michaels Church, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Handel :Music for the Royal Fireworks

Fauré :“Masques et Bergamasques”

Bartók :Romanian Folk Dances

Mozart :Symphony No 35 – “Haffner”

November 2000 – Crichton Church, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Sibelius :“Karelia Suite”

Sarah Berker :“Caerlaverock Suite”

Dvoràk :Symphony No 8

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Beethoven :Overture – “Coriolanus”

Françaix :“L’Horloge de Flore”

Lars Erik Larson :“Pastoral Suite”

Mendelssohn :Symphony No 3 – “The Scottish”

November 1998 – Crichton Church, Dumfries

Conductor: Geoff Keating

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

Conductor: Geoff Keating

Sarah Berker :“Caerlaverock Suite”

Malcolm Arnold :“Little Suite” No. 2

Sibelius :“Finlandia”

Schumann :Symphony No.