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Hitchin Symphony Orchestra

Past & Future

23 Nov 2024

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Gustav Mahler
Symphony No. 4 in G major
Alison Langer

30 Jun 2024

The British Schools Museum

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Percy Grainger
'Country Gardens'
Mozart
1st movement from Symphony No. 40
Joseph Haydn
Finale from Symphony No. 45 ‘Farewell’
Beethoven
Romance No. 2 in F for Violin and Orchestra
Janet Hicks
Tchaikovsky, arr. David Stone
Three Pieces from Swan Lake
Shostakovich
Waltz No. 2 from Suite for Variety Orchestra
Edvard Grieg
‘In the Hall of the Mountain King’ from Peer Gynt
Johann Strauss Sr
‘Radetzky March’

A Children's Concert

11 May 2024

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Rachmaninov
Isle of the Dead, Op. 29
Rachmaninov
Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27

A Journey Through Darkness and Light

18 Nov 2023

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Robert Schumann
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54
Cordelia Williams
César Cui
Suite No. 3 ‘In modo populari’, Op. 43
Franz Schubert
Symphony No. 6 in C major, D. 589
Charles Ives
The Unanswered Question

13 May 2023

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Wilhelm Stenhammar
Symphony No. 2 in G minor, Op. 34
Antonín Dvořák
Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88

26 Nov 2022

St Mary's Church

Leader:

Conductor:

Janet Hicks

Rowan Baker

Lowell Liebermann
Concerto for Flute and Orchestra, Op. 39
Emma Halnan
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 47
Bedřich 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

Programme information available from November 1985 to the present.

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