Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra − Summer Concert

The Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra (DDSO) - performing works rehearsed at their summer residential course
Thursday 18 July 2019, 7.30pm
The Octagon
Pavillon Gardens, Buxton, SK17 6BE
Thursday 18 July 2019, 7.30pm
The Octagon
Pavillon Gardens, Buxton, SK17 6BE
DDMP 2019
DDMP 2019

The Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra is an intermediate level orchestra for talented young musicians from schools and music centres across the city & county, 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. Music to include:

  • Coates The Three Elizabeths Suite, movement III
    Gershwin Summer Time
    Dvorak Slavonic Dance, no. 8
    Brahms Hungarian Dance no. 4
    Jobim Girl from Ipanema
    Williams/Ottman Superman Returns (arr. Lopez)
  • Dominic Wheeler Conductor

Tickets and booking

  • £8 Adult, £5 Under 16s
    Tickets available on the door

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Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra (DDSO)

The Schools' Orchestra is a stepping stone to our flagship orchestra, the City & County Youth Orchestra. Applicants should have passed at least grade 4, and we expect many players to be of grade 5 or 6 ability. Applicants for the limited number of wind places need are expected to be at least grade 6 ability.


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