Hitchin Symphony Orchestra

Past & Future

26 Nov 2022

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Lowell Liebermann
Concerto for Flute and Orchestra, Op. 39
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 47
Smetana
Vltava

16 Jul 2022

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Mozart
Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622
Alison Eales
Joseph Haydn
Symphony No. 83 in G minor ‘La Poule’
Joseph Haydn
Symphony No. 85 in B♭ major ‘La Reine’
Lili Boulanger
Trois Morceaux

Hitchin Festival Concert

14 May 2022

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Gustav Mahler
Rückert-Lieder
Alison Langer
Johannes Brahms
Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
Gustav Mahler
‘Blumine’

27 Nov 2021

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Rutland Boughton
A Summer Night
Paul Adrian Rooke
Saxophone Concerto
Alison Eales
Max Bruch
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor
Fenella Humphreys
Edward Elgar
‘Enigma’ Variations, Op. 36

Concert in Memory of Paul Adrian Rooke

10 Jul 2021

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Dafydd Billinghurst

Vaughan Williams
'Rhosymedre'
Jean Sibelius
2 Pieces from Kuolema, Op. 44
Gerald Finzi
Bagatelles for Clarinet and Orchestra
Alison Eales
Gustav Holst
Brook Green Suite
Franz Schubert
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major

Hitchin Festival Concert

16 May 2020

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Rutland Boughton
A Summer Night
Paul Adrian Rooke
Symphony No. 2 in C
Max Bruch
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor

Cancelled due to Covid-19

23 Nov 2019

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Malcolm Hicks

Antonín Dvořák
Romance for Violin and Orchestra
Peter Bussereau
Edward German
Suite of Incidental Music from 'Romeo and Juliet'
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
Robert Schumann
Violin Concerto in D minor, WoO 23
Peter Bussereau

Janet Hicks' Golden Jubilee Concert

03 Jul 2019

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Paul Adrian Rooke

Edward Elgar
'Chanson de matin', 'Chanson de nuit'
Edward Elgar
'Salut d’amour', 'Carissima'
Johan Svendsen
Romance for Violin and Orchestra
Eugenie Dalgleish
Beethoven
Romance for Violin and Orchestra
Eugenie Dalgleish
Mozart
Symphony No. 31 in D, K. 297 ('Paris')
Joseph Haydn
Symphony No. 86 in D

Hitchin Festival Summer Serenade

11 May 2019

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Paul Adrian Rooke

George Gershwin
Rhapsody in Blue
Ben Ward
Antonín Dvořák
Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70
Johannes Brahms
Tragic Overture, Op. 7

24 Nov 2018

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Paul Adrian Rooke

Richard Strauss
Horn Concerto No. 2
Ben Goldscheider
Louise Farrenc
Symphony No. 3 in G minor
Tom Croysdill
War and Time

Programme information available from November 1985 to the present.