Rehearsal schedule

Rehearsal venue – John Leckie Pavilion, Nedlands

Map of FSO rehearsal venue

Concert 26 November

  • Marist Auditorium, Newman College, Entry 6 from Empire Avenue, Churchlands
  • Conductor: Dale Pointon
  • Violin soloist: Emmalena Huning – winner Fremantle Eisteddfod, 2016 Open Concerto competition

Program:

  • Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet Overture
  • Bruch Scottish Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5

Scoring TBA

Note all three works have FULL brass.

Schedule

Notes:

Areas of focus in R&J

  • Anything semiquaver!!
  • bar 21 -28 Cello tuning of 3rds
  • 7 before D: String semiquaver runs
  • 5 after D Violin 1 and 2 semiquaver runs
  • E (and O) all strings unison
  • 7 before F (and 12 after 0): Fl, Cl, Bsn, strings semiquaver runs, especially descending
  • F all strings unison
  • 6 after K: all strings, semiquaver runs, unison and then Vln 1 and Vla semis
  • L strings: semiquaver runs, unison and then Vln 1 and Vla semis
  • 4 after S Pic, Fl, Cl, Vln1, 2 Vla semiquavers unison

Reference recording for R&J: https://open.spotify.com/track/5E4LMO0kIReHIeU02oMRop

 

Wednesday 1 November – 7:30pm Bruch with soloist; 8:30 symphony

Wednesday 8 November – 7:30pm R&J; 8:30 symphony

Wednesday 15 November – 7:30pm Bruch; 8.15 R&J; 9:00 symphony

Wednesday 22 November – LATE CHANGE

  • 7:30pm Symphony;
  • 8.20pm R&J;
  • 8:45pm break;
  • 9:10 Bruch
  • note we are at the concert venue for this rehearsal- Marist Auditorium, Newman College, Entry 6 from Empire Avenue, Churchlands

Concert day 26 November: We are starting the concert at 2:30 pm. There will be a short sound check at 1:30, and no morning rehearsal.

Further TBA shortly – keep an eye on this page.

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4 thoughts on “Rehearsal schedule

    • No rehearsal on 5 Feb. Rehearsals for Firebird and Dragon begin Wednesday 12 Feb. Cheers, webeditor.

    • Hi Jennifer. The 2017 program is now on the web site. Rehearsals start on 1 February 2017. Hope to see you then. Kind regards, Michael Hodgkins

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