DDSO Summer Concert

Concert for the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra (DDSO) performing works rehearsed at their summer residential.
Thursday 21 July 2016, 19.30
The Arc
Bakewell Rd, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3AZ
Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership
Thursday 21 July 2016, 19.30
The Arc
Bakewell Rd, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3AZ
Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership
DDMP
DDMP

The Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra is an intermediate level orchestra acting as a stepping stone to the City & County Youth Orchestra.

The orchestra will be showcasing the outcomes of their work over the days preceding this concert at the residential course at the Hayes Conference Centre.

  • Walton  Crown Imperial
    Trad.  La Virgen de la Macarena (arr. Saurer) 
    Tchaikovsky  Romeo and Juliet (arr. David Andrew)
    Curzon  Boulevardier
  • Veronica Urrego  Conductor
  • + Performances from a Primary Schools' Samba Band made of children from All Saints Junior (Matlock), St. Mary's Catholic Primary (Chesterfield) and Rowsley Primary schools.
  • + Insightful performances by professional musicians from Travelling by Tuba.

Tickets and booking

£6 Adult | £4 Under 16s | Tickets available on the door (Tickets for the Primary Schools' Samba Band are sold through the schools involved)

Becoming a member of the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra

Entrance into the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra (DDSO) is done by application, where applicants are expected to be of at least grade 4 for strings, and grade 6 for the limited wind places. Competition for places is quite high, and we expect many players who are given a place in this orchestra to be of grade 5 or 6 standard.

Sumit your application to become a member of the Schools' Orchestra, Youth Orchestra or Youth Wind Band now…