Oxford University Chamber Orchestra - previous concerts

When Where Programme Other
Saturday 24 January 1998 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Beethoven Pastoral Symphony poster, programme
Tuesday 3 March 1998 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Haydn's The Creation
Saturday 7 March 1998 Reading Haydn's The Creation
Wednesday 20 May 1998 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford OUP Gala concert
Saturday 30 May 1998 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Sibelius violin concerto, Vaughn Williams 5
Wednesday 29 June 1998 Malborough Last night of the Proms etc Part of the Malborough festival
Friday 20 November 1998 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Beethoven Egmont overture, Schubert symphony No. 4 "Tragic", Brahms violin concerto. Soloist: Simon Fischer. Tickets £6 (£3), telephone 01865 798600.
Sunday 6 December 1998 Royal Shakespear Theatre, Stratford upon Avon Beethoven Egmont overture, Schubert symphony No. 4, Brahms violin concerto. With Nigel Kennedy. CANCELLED
Wednesday 10 March 1999 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Film music
Tuesday 20 April 1999 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Bruch violin concerto, Dvorak symphony No 8 With Nigel Kennedy
Friday 14 May 1999 Vivaldi cello concertos etc
1999-2000 Some missing concerts...
Sat 18th Nov 2000 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Shostakovich Symphoney No. 1, Prokoviev Violin Converto No. 2.
8pm, Saturday 17th February 2001. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Rameau Overture to Les Boreades, Haydn Symphoney no. 86 (Paris), Milhaud Saudades de Brasil, Ravel piano concerto in G minor. Soloist: Jeremy Limb. Poster
Thursday 8 March 2001 Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Elgar violin concerto, Vaughan Williams Tallis Fantasia and Wasps Overture £15/£7 from The Oxford Playhouse (credit card sales: 01865 798600) With Nigel Kennedy. Poster
8pm, Friday 4th May 2001. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Stravinsky: Symphony for Winds, Bottesini: Grand Duo for Double Bass & Violin, Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 'Italian'. £8 (£4) from Oxford Playhouse (01865 798600) or on the door. soloists: Joe Berry & David Golby
Fri 27 July 2001 Marlborough Verdi, Bottesini, Vaughan Williams, Mozart, Bizet, Sibelius, Strauss, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Strauss, Holst, Elgar, Parry
8pm, Thu 29 Nov 2001. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Verdi, Bizet, Mozart, Gershwin, Bernstein, Tchaikovsky. Tel. 0870 7500659, http://www.musicatoxford.com, Oxford Playhouse 01865 798600. Opera Charity Concert for World AIDS Day in aid of Terrence Higgins Trust & Oxford Friend Helpline, with the Pegasus Opera Company and hosted by Steven Fry and Janet Suzman. http://www.musicatoxford.com
8pm, Friday 25 Jan 2002. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Beethoven: Egmont overture.
Mozart: Recitative and Aria,"Don Ottavio, son morta.Or sai chi l'onore"from Don Giovanni.
Ravel: Tzigane for Violin and Orchestra.
Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements.
Solo violin: Elizabeth Hodson.
8pm, Friday 24 May 2002. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Film music
Gladiator Suite Hans Zimmer
Harry Potter - Hedwig's Theme John Williams
Star Wars - Main Theme John Williams
The Empire Strikes Back - Suite John Williams
- Imperial March
- Yoda's Theme
- The Asteroid Field
- Han Solo and the Princess
- Finale
Lawrence of Arabia - Main Theme Maurice Jarre
Casablanca - Suite Max Steiner
The Deer Hunter - Cavatina Stanley Myers
Dr No - James Bond Theme Monty Norman
You Only Live Twice - Main Theme John Barry
On Her Majesty's Secret Service John Barry
Breakfast at Tiffany's - Moon Rvr Henry Mancini (arr. Jonny Williams)
Friday 22 November Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Suppé: Light Cavalry Overture
Ravel: Ma Mère l'Oye (Mother Goose Suite)
Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor
Conductor: Jonny Williams
8pm, Saturday 22 Feb 2003. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Mozart: Overture Don Giovanni, Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante (Violin & Viola), Mozart: Symphony No. 40. Tickets Oxford Booking page Conductor: Tagbo Ilozue, Soloists: David Golby & Heather Birt.
6pm, Saturday 31 May 2003. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Harry Potter Suite (John Williams), Baba the Elephant (Poulenc), Peter and the Wolf (Prokofiev), Soprano Arias including O Mio Babbino Caro by Puccini and Cherubino's Aria, Non So Piu Cosa Son (both in English) Tickets Oxford Booking page Children's concert. Conductor: Alice Farnham, Soprano: Lisa Froberg, Narrator: Alastair Boag
7:30pm, Saturday 22nd November 2003. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Bruch violin concerto.
Beethoven symphony no. 9.
Conductor: Jacques Cohen.
Soloist: Susanne Stanzeleit.
With the Reading Courus.
7:30pm, Saturday 28th February 2004. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet,
Nielson: Flute Concerto,
Liadov: The Enchanted Lake,
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis on themes by Carl Maria von Weber.
Tickets Oxford Booking page Conductor: John Beswick,
Soloist: Peter Robertson.
8pm, Friday 28th May 2004. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Schubert: Symphony No. 8 (Unfinished).
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite.
Tickets Oxford Booking page Conductor: Jonny Williams.
8pm, Thursday 18th November, 2004. University Church, Oxford. Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
Koussevitsky: Double Bass Concerto
Beethoven: Eroica Symphony
Conductor: Neil Farrow
Soloist: Joe Berry
8pm, Friday 25th February 2005. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Britten: King Arthur (extracts).
Fauré: Pelleas and Melisande.
Dvorák: Symphony No.9 (From The New World).
£8 (£5), available from Tickets Oxford, telephone: 01865 305305. Conductor: Jonny Williams
8pm, Friday 27th May 2005. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Film music: The Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Out of Africa, The Engish Patient, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Psycho, Minority Report, Catch Me If You Can, Captain Blood. £8 (£5) from The Oxford Playhouse (01865 305305) or on the door. Conductor: Jonny Williams
Friday 18th November 2005. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Wagner: Lohengrin Introduction to Act 3
Debussy: Prelude de l'apres midi d'un faun
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Conductor: Jonny Williams
Soloist: Rhys Watkins
Saturday 25th February 2006. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Mozart: symphony No. 31 "Paris".
Poulenc: Concerto for organ, strings and timpani.
Stravinsky: Pulcinella, ballet in one act for orchestra with soprano, tenor and bass soloists.
Conductor: Alice Farnham
Soloist: William Whitehead (organ)
Saturday 27th May 2006. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Beethoven: Egmont Overture.
Saxton: Elijah's Violin.
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 "The Great".
Conductor: Scott Ellaway
2006 November 25 (Saturday) 7:30pm University Church, Oxford. Korngold: Suite, Much Ado About Nothing.
Haydn: Symphony No. 101 in D "The Clock".
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E flat.
£10 (£5 concessions) from The Oxford Playhouse (01865 305305) or on the door. Conductor: Neil Farrow
Soloist : Sanae Nakajima
2007 February 23 (Friday) Sheldonian Theatre Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute, K620
Sibelius: En Saga, op 9.
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique', op 74
£10 (£5).

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2007 May 26 (Saturday), 8pm. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Film music:
Erich Korngold: The Adventures of Robin Hood
John Barry: Midnight Cowboy Theme
John Barry: From Russia With Love Symphonic Theme
Nino Rota: La Dolce Vita Suite
Danny Elfman: Batman Suite
Klaus Badelt : Pirates of the Carribean
John Williams: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Suite
John Williams: Return of the Jedi Suite
John Williams: Jabba the Hut
John Williams: Star Wars Main Title
2007 October 26 (Friday) Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford. Beethoven: Coriolan Overture, Op 62.
Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony (arr Rudolf Barshai), Op 83a.
Mozart: Symphony No 41 in C, 'Jupiter', K551.
£10 (£5 Concessions)
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Conductor: Jonathan Williams


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