Events

UPCOMING CONCERTS

AN EVENING OF DVORAK

A programme of Dvorak, including his lively Overture to the ‘Stubborn Lovers’, his sublime Cello Concerto in B Minor and his summery and tuneful Symphony No 8 in G Major, full of Czech folk dancing, birdsong, hunting horns and church bells. The soloist for the Concerto is Ellen Baumring-Gledhill, a Scholar in her fourth year at the Royal Academy of Music. The only cellist to reach the Strings Category Final of BBC Young Musician 2020, Ellen’s recent concerto performances include the Lalo Concerto with the Junior Guildhall Symphony Orchestra and the Elgar Concerto with the Glyndebourne Tour Orchestra.

PREVIOUS 2022/23 EVENTS

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS

Our Winter 2024 had travel theme with music from classical composers, the movies, and readings from popular travel literature.

NOVEMBER 2023 ANCHORS AWEIGH CONCERT

A maritime themed concert with classical , film and popular television music including Pirates of the Caribbean, Fingal’s Cave and Adagio from Spartacus.

JUNE 2023 FRENCH CONNECTIONS CONCERT

Our summer concert had a decidedly french theme with music by Bizet, Saint-Saens, Bizet and Chabrier.

MARCH 2023 SOUNDS OF SPRING CONCERT

The Deeside Orchestra was joined by local soprano Moira Docherty to present an evening Spring themed songs and popular orchestral music .

NOVEMBER 2022 CROWNS AND TIARAS CONCERT

Music with a Royal theme and in memory of the Deeside Orchestras founder Andy Linklater.

JUNE 2022 – SUMMER CONCERT

Our program included a wonderful mix of classical music, including the ever popular ‘Surprise Symphony’ by Haydn, the Overture to Gilbert & Sullivans ‘The Pirates of Penzance’ and a delightful Waltz-Fantasy by Glinka.

FEBRUARY 2022 – SCOTTISH CONNECTIONS

Our program included a mix of popular classics and light music from a variety of composers including Claude Debussy, Camille Saint-Saens, Felix Mendelssohn, Malcolm Arnold and Trevor Duncan.

Popular amateur orchestra in Aberdeenshire