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St George's Day Concert

St George's Day Concert

Time: 7:30pm
Price: £10.00 - £20.00

Celebrate our patron saint with an evening of light music with a spotlight on English composers. York Guildhall Orchestra and conductor Simon Wright are delighted to make their debut at the Joseph Rowntree Theatre, playing a variety of favourite pieces alongside some lesser-known gems. Come down for a Springtime evening of joyful music - and not a dragon in sight!


Soprano: Gabrielle Sargent
Conductor: Simon Wright 
Leader: Fiona Love

Coates                  Calling All Workers (Music while you work)
Binge                     Elizabethan Serenade
Duncan                  March from Little Suite (Dr Finlay's Casebook)
Sullivan                 The sun whose rays are all ablaze (Mikado)
                              Sorry her lot who loves too well (HMS Pinafore)
                              Poor wand'ring one (Pirates of Penzance)
Armstrong Gibbs   Dusk from Fairy Dress Dance Suite
Tomlinson              Dick's Maggot (Pride and Prejudice)
Elgar                      Romance for bassoon and orchestra
Strachy                  Party Mood (Housewives' Choice)
White                     Puffin' Billy (Children's Favourites)
Tomlinson              Little Serenade
Wood                     Barwick Green (The Archers)
Handel                   Where 'er you walk
Shield                    Light as thistle-down moving, When William at Eve (from Rosina)
Coates                   By the Sleepy Lagoon (Desert Island Discs)
Lotter                     Ragtime Bass Player
Farnon                   Westminster Waltz
Curzon                   March of the Bowmen from Robin Hood Suite


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