19th November 2017
‘Music for Ballet and Dance’

Rosamunde overture – Schubert
Prelude and Mazurka, Intro and Waltz from ‘Coppelia’- Delibes
Petite Suite – Debussy
Swan Lake selection – Tchaikovsky
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March of the Knights from ‘Romeo and Juliet’ – Prokofiev
March from ‘The Love of the Three Oranges’ – Prokofiev
Emerald, Pearl, Aladdin’s Dance of Joy, Waltz for a Princess – Tomlinson
Lucia’s Dance – Davies
Three Bavarian Dances – Elgar

21st May 2017
‘Tenth Anniversary Concert’

Orpheus in the Underworld – Overture – Jacques Offenbach
Westminster Waltz – Robert Farnon
Puffing Billy – Edward White
Upstairs, Downstairs – Alexander Faris
Ain’t she Sweet – Milton Ager
Someone to watch over me – George Gershwin
(Vocalist – Val Baulard)
Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana – Pietro Mascagni
The Typewriter – Leroy Anderson
Jewel of the Madonna intermezzo No 2 – Wolf-Ferrari
Clog Dance – Ferdinand Herold arr John Lanchbery
Pineapple Poll Ballet – Music of Arthur Sullivan – arr.Charles Mackerras
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Calling  All Workers- March – Eric Coates
The Promenaders (PCO commission World Premiere) –  Bethan Morgan-Williams
Sophia’s Waltz Song from Tom Jones – Edward German arr Ernest Tomlinson
Jumping Bean – Robert Farnon
With a Song in my Heart – Hart and Rodgers
Moon River – Henry Mancini
Somewhere over the Rainbow – Henry Arlan
(Vocalist – Val Baulard)
Dancing Years selection – Ivor Novello

2nd April 2017
‘Music from The Palm Court’

Masaniello – overture (1828) Daniel Francois Espirit Auber
Demoiselle Chic – intermezzo – and Bal Masque – valse caprice Percy Fletcher
from Parisian Sketches (1913)
The Two Imps – Duet for Xylophones (1927) Kenneth Alford
(Soloists – Irene Wynne-George and Kathryn Brown)
The Ride of the Janissaries – March (1914) Herman Finck
Valse Doree – valse lente (1901) Ernest Bucalossi
Silver Birds – Valse  Charles le Thiere
(Piccolo soloist – Suzanne de Lozey)
Mascarade for the Merchant of Venice – Suite  Arthur Sullivan
   Introduction and Bourree, Barcarolle, Danse grotesque, Valse, Finale
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Abschied der Gladiatoren – March (1906) H L von Blankenburg
Lucia’s Dance World Premiere and PCO commission (2017) Julian Davies
Fragrance – Entr’acte (1920) Charles Ancliffe
Fleurette, I shall never forget (1920) Haydn Wood
(Euphonium soloist – Chris Hampson)
Gnats – two-step dance Roger Eckersley
A Clockwork Courtship – a humorous novelette (1931) Cecil Rayners
The Rebel Maid – Selection (1921) Montague F Phillips

29th January 2017
‘New Year Viennese Concert’

Poet and Peasant – overture (1846)   Franz von Suppe (1819-1895)
Accelerations Waltz Op.234 (1860)  Johann Strauss (1825-1899)
‘Rosen in Tyrol’ from ‘Der Vogelhandler’ (1891) Carl Zeller (1842-1898)
arr. L.Weninger/A. Bauckner
‘Vilja’ from ‘Die Lustige Witwe’ (1905) Franz Lehar (1870-1948)
Soprano soloist – Raphaela Papadakis
Perpetuum Mobile Op.257 (1862) Musikalischer Scherz  Johann Strauss
with the Turning Point Theatre Arts dancers
‘The Barcarolle’ – waltz on melodies from Offenbach’s operetta ‘Les Contes D’Hoffmann’
Op.128 (1904) Oscar Fetras (1854-1931)
‘Liebe du Himmel auf Erden’ from ‘Paganini’ (1925)  Franz Lehar
‘Meine Lippen, sie kussen so heiss’ from ‘Giuditta’ (1934) Franz Lehar
‘Wine, Woman and Song’ – waltz Op.333 (1869)  Johann Strauss
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‘Mon Reve’ – waltz Op.151 (1877) Emile Waldteufel (1837-1915)
‘Snow Ride’ Angela Morley (1924-2009)
‘The Jewel Song’ from ‘Faust’ (1859) Charles Gounod (1818-1893)
Musetta’s ‘Waltz Song’ from ‘La Boheme’ (1896)  Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)
Soprano soloist – Raphaela Papadakis
 ‘Father Rhine’ – Festival March  Paul Lincke (1866-1946)
On the Beautiful Blue Danube – waltz  Op.314 (1867) Johann Strauss
with the Turning Point Theatre Arts dancers
Radetzky March Op.228 (1848)  Johann Strauss Snr. (1804-1849)

27th November 2016
‘Your Hundred Best Tunes’

‘L’Italiana in Algeri’ – overture Gioacchino Antonio Rossini
‘Gold and Silver’ – waltz Franz Lehar
‘Carissima’ Edward Elgar
‘Suite for Water Music’ George Frederick Handel, Last movement: Allegro deciso arr. Hamilton Harty
‘Selection of Brahms Hungarian Dances’ Frederick G. Charrosin
‘Chipping Lane’ Ernest Tomlinson from the Second Suite of English Folk-Dances
‘Valse Triste’ Op.44 Jean Sibelius
‘The Gipsy Princess’ – selection Emmerich Kalman, Selected and arranged by H.M.Higgs
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‘Chal Romano’ – descriptive overture Albert W. Ketelbey
‘Swan Lake’ – waltz Peter Tchaikowsky
‘A Walk to Paradise Garden’ Frederic Delius from the opera ‘A Village Romeo and Juliet’ arr. Sir Thomas Beecham
Suite ‘English Folk Songs’ Ralph Vaughan Williams, Arr.Gordon Jacob, Last movement: Folk Songs from Somerset
‘The Little Serenade’ Ernest Tomlinson
‘Polovtsienne Dance’ No 2 from the opera ‘Prince Igor’ Antonin Borodin

May 2016
‘Music from The Shows’

Yeomen of the Guard  overture Sullivan
Alex Grainger Solo-‘Be my love’ from ‘Student Prince’
Duet – ‘Deep in my Heart’ from ‘Student Prince’ by Romberg
Duet – ‘We’ll gather Lilacs in the Spring again’ by Ivor Novello
‘New Moon’ Romberg selection
Alex Lowe Solo- ‘Poor wandering one’ from ‘Pirates of Penzance’ by G&S
Alex Grainger Solo- You are my hearts delight (Lehar)
Alex Lowe Solo – ‘Don’t be Cross’ by Carl Zeller
‘My Fair Lady’ selection with soloists
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‘This year of Grace’ Noel Coward selection
Alex Lowe Solo- ‘Think of Me’ from ‘Phantom’ by A Lloyd Webber
Duet – ‘All I ask of You’ from ‘Phantom’
‘Gigi’ Selection
Alex Grainger- Maria ‘One hand, One heart’ and duet -‘Tonight’ from ‘West Side Story’ by Bernstein
‘Oklahoma’ selection with soloists