DDSO Summer Residential

Summer residential course for the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra (DDSO).
Monday 17 - Thursday 20 July 2017
The Hayes Conference Centre
Swanwick, DE55 1AU
Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership
Monday 17 - Thursday 20 July 2017
The Hayes Conference Centre
Swanwick, DE55 1AU
Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership
DDMP
DDMP

Members of the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra will meet at the Hayes Conference Centre for a three-day residential course culminating in a performance at The Arc, Matlock. Music to include:

  • Brahms  Theme by Haydn (arr. Vernon F Leidig)
    Piazzolla  Libertango (arr. John Bryant)
    Copland  Buckaroo Holiday from Rodeo
    Sinfonia Viva Orchestras Live+ performances by Sinfonia Viva, including a collaborative item with the orchestra
  • Verónica Urrego  Conductor

About the concert…

Thursday 20 July 2017, 7.30pm Concert for the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra (DDSO) performing works rehearsed at their summer residential course.

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.

Become a member of the City and County Ensembles by submitting an application through these pages