Past Concerts

Previous Concerts

The Padstow Lifeboat
Overture to ‘The Wasps’ – Ralph Vaughan-Williams
Journey – Nigel Hess
Main Theme from film ‘Champions’ – Carl Davis, arr. Philip Sparke
Blue Ice – Jon Halton
Congestion Charge from ‘New London Pictures’ – Nigel Hess
Innuendo – Queen, arr. Rieks van der Velde
Thames Journey – Nigel Hess
The Theme from ‘633 Squadron’ – Ron Goodwin, arr. Goff Baldwin
Cartoon – Paul Hart
Nimrod from: ‘Enigma Variations’ Edward Elgar, arr. Jay Bocook
Song of the Blacksmith and Fantasia on the ‘Dargason’ from Second Suite in F for Military Band – Gustav Holst
An Elton John Medley – Elton John
Gaelforce – Peter Graham


Sleigh Ride – Leroy Anderson
Ukrainian Bell Carol – Mykola Dmytrovich Leontovych arr. Philip Sparke
Jurassic Park Soundtrack Highlights – John Williams arr. Paul Lavender
Coventry Carol – Traditional English Melody arr. Richard L Saucedo
Fairytale of New York – Jeremy Finer and Shane MacGowan arr. Sean O’Loughlin
A Disney Spectacular (Highlights from The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin) arr. John Moss
Walking in the Air/Dance of the Snowman – Howard Blake
Gaudete – Anon 15th Century CarolRudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer – Johnny Marks arr. Luther Henderson (adapted by Michael Brown)
Mary’s Boy Child – Jester Hairston
Happy Xmas (War is over) – Trad./Lennon
Cantique De Noel (O Holy Night) – Adolphe Adams arr. Chip Davis (adapted by Robert Longfield)
The Bare Necessities – Terry Gilkyson, arr. Paul Murtha
A Winter’s Tale – Mike Batt and Tim Rice
Symphonic Highlights from Frozen – arr. Stephen Bulla
The Wizard of Oz – Harold Arlen and E Y Harburg


Cuban Overture – Gershwin – arr. R Mark Rogers
Slava – Bernstein – arr. Grundman
In the Centre Ring – Robert Sheldon
Wicked – Stephen Schwartz – arr. Jay Bocook
English Folk Song Suite – Vaughan Williams
Live and Let Die – Paul McCartney – arr. Paul Murtha
Shackleton’s Cross – Howard Goodall – arr. Philip Howie
Moment for Morricone – Ennio Morricone – arr. Johan de Mey


IOverture to ‘The Wasps’ – Vaughan Williams – arr. Frank Hudson
As Summer was just beginning (Song for James Dean) – Larry D Daehn
Prelude, Saraband and Finale – John Glenesk Mortimer
Innuendo – Mercury, May, Taylor, Deacon – arr. Rieks van der Velde
Selections from ‘The Sound of Music’ – Richard Rogers – arr. Jim Christensen
Main theme from ‘Champions’ – Carl Davis – arr. Philip Sparke
Four Scottish Dances – Arnold – arr. John P. Paynter
Avengers: Age of Ultron (Heroes) – Elfman and Silvestri – arr. Michael Brown
Silver Screen – Paul Hart


Libertango – Piazzolo

One Thousand Cranes – Robert Sheldon
Bridges over the River Cam – Derek Bourgeois
America – Bernstein – arr. Brown
Somewhere – Bernstein – arr. Bocock
Gee, Officer Krupke – Bernstein – arr. Murtha
Beauty and the Beast – Menken – arr. Moss
Chicago – Kander – arr. Ricketts
First Suite in Eb – Holst
Out of Africa – Barry
Stephenson’s Rocket – Nigel Hess
Londonderry Air – Grainger
James Bond – Norman and Barry
Wizard of Oz – Arlen and Harburg – arr. Barnes


A Christmas Overture – Nigel Hess
Cantique Noel – Adolphe Adam – arr. Davis
Frozen – Beck, Aderson-Lopez, Lopes – arr. Bulla
Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer – Johnny Marks – arr. Henderson
Fairytale of New York – Finer and MacGowan – arr. O’Loughlin
First Suite in Eb – Holst
Star Wars: The Force Awakens – John Williams – arr. Jay Bocook
Ukranian Bell Carol – Leontovych – arr. Sparke
Sleigh Ride – Leroy Anderson


Libertango – Piazolla
Festive Overture – Shostakovich – arr. Hunsberger
El Camino Real – Alfred Reed
Cloudburst – Eric Whitacre
Bridges over the River Cam – Derek Bourgeois
The Bare Necessities – Terry Gilkyson – arr. Paul Murtha
Star Trek Symphonic Suite – Giacchino, Courage, Roddenberry – arr. Bocook
Aladdin – Alan Menken – arr. John Moss
Gandalf – Lord of the Rings Symphony – de Meij

Girton Feast

Trailblaze – Goff Richards
One Thousand Cranes – Robert Sheldon
Irish Tune from County Derry – trad. – arr. Grainger
Shepherd’s Hey – trad. – arr. Grainger
Congestion Charge from New London Pictures – Nigel Hess
A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch – Hamlisch – arr. Michael Brown
Enchanted Spaces – Samuel Hazo
Romance for Alto Saxophone and Wind Orchestra – Derek Bourgeois (Alto Saxophone: Sara Morrison)
Stephenson’s Rocket – Nigel Hess
Farewell to Stromness – Maxwell Davies
Selections from Mary Poppins – Sherman and Sherman – arr. Ted Ricketts
Star Wars: The Force Awakens – John Williams – arr. Jay Bocook

America – Bernstein – arr. Brown
Hoe Down, from Rodeo – Copland – arr. Rogers
New York, from East Coast Pictures – Hess
The Wizard of Oz – Arlen and Harbug – arr. Barnes
The Stars and Stripes Forever – Sousa
An American Elegy – Ticheli
Jersey Boys – Crewe, Gaudio, and Parker – arr. Brown
Family Guy – Walter Murphy – arr. Paul Murtha
The Simpsons – Danny Elfman – arr. Paul Lavendar
Walking the Dog – Gershwin (Eldre Beukes – clarinet)
Stevie Wonder Medley – Stevie Wonder – arr. John Wasson
Somewhere – Bernstein – arr. Bocock
Gee, Officer Krupke – Bernstein – arr. Murtha
Pixar Movie Magic – Giacchino and Newman – arr. Brown
Summon the Heroes – Williams – arr. Higgins
Harlem Nocturne – Hagen (Sophie Burrows – alto saxophone)
Chicago – Kander – arr. Ricketts

The Incredibles – Giacchino – arr. Bocock
Holding out for a Hero – Steinman and Pitchford
On a Winter’s Night – arr. Moss
Gaudete – Anon
Lux Arumque – Whitacre
Coventry Carol – arr. Saucedo
A Christmas Overture – Hess
A Winter’s Tale – Essex
Sleigh Ride – Anderson (Nick Armitage on Solo Reindeer)
Wizard of Oz – Arlen and Harburg – arr. Barnes

Summon the Heroes – Williams
La Cathédrale Engloutie – Debussy – arr. Miller
Bacchus on Blue Ridge – Horovitz
Cuddly Toy – Roachford
633 Squadron – Goodwin
Fantasia on an English Folk Song – Jacob
Beauty and the Beast – Menken – arr. Moss
Global Variations – Hess

Dance of the Eagle, Lochnegar Suite – Hess
Jurassic Park – Williams
Mary Poppins – Sherman & Sherman
One Thousand Cranse – Sheldon
Elton John on Tour – Elton John
Let the Amen sound – Cross
Porgy & Bess – Gershwin – arr. Wagner
Children’s March – Grainger
Grease – Farrar, Jacobs & Casey
Ilyrian Dances – Wolfendon
Stella Maris – Hazo

Lawrence of Arabia
Pirates of the Carribean
Catch me if you Can
James Bond
Les Miserables
Out of Africa
Viktor’s Tale
Ben Hur
Captain America

A Christmas Overture – Hess
Ukranian Bell Carol – Leontovych
Coventry Carol – arr. Saucedo
Cantique Noel – Adam
A Disney Spectacular – Moss
Jersey Boys – Brown
Sleigh Ride – Anderson

New London Pictures – Hess
The March from 1941 – Williams
Bridges over the river Cam – Bourgeois
Hobbits – de Meij
Interlude from Year of the Dragon – Sparke
West Coast Highway – Halton (Simon Bond, Sam Barclay, Diana Caulfield)
Frozen – arr. Bulla
Joseph and the technicolour Dreamcoat – Lloyd Weber

The Engine Room – Halton
Stephenson’s Rocket – Hess
Second Suite in F – Holst
How to train your Dragon – Powell – arr. O’Loughlin
Selections from Wicked – Scwartz – arr. Bocock

Thames Journey – Hess
Blue Ice – Halton (Mike Ball)
Gaelforce – Graham
Slava! A Concert Overture – Bernstein
October – Whitacre
Toy Story – Newman

Sleigh Ride – Anderson
Coventry Carol – arr Richard Saucedo
Selection from Chicago – arr Ted Ricketts
Gaudete – Anon 15th century, arr Jon Halton
A Winter’s Tale – Mike Batt and Tim Rice
It’s Gonna Be a Cold Cold Christmas – Dana
First Suite in E flat for Military Band – Holst
Earth, Wind & Fire in Concert – arr Richard Saucedo
Pirates of the Carribean – Klaus Badelt, arr John Wasson
O Holy Night – Adolphe Adams
A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch – Marvin Hamlisch and Scott Joplin
Ukranian Bell Carol – Leontovych – arr. Sparke
Music of James Bond – Bono, D Evans, M Norman, S Crow, M Froom, arr Jay Bocock
Do They Know it’s Christmas? Bob Geldof and Midge Ure

Paris Sketches – Ellerby
A Moorside Suite – Holst – arr. Wright
Top Jazz – Halton
The Lion King – arr. Custer
Batman – Elfman & Prince – arr. Sahashi


Ronde for Isolde – David Bedford
San for Solo Clarinet and Concert Band – McPhail & Michels, arr Jon Halton
Dartmoor, 1912 (from ‘War Horse’)
Parkour – Samuel R Hazo
Pixar Movie Magic – arr Michael Brown
Symphonic Dances (from ‘Fiddler on the Roof’)
The Seal Lullaby – Eric Whittacre
A Barrie North Celebration – Andre Jutras
Theatre Music – Philip Sparke
Pop & Rock Legends: Stevie Wonder – Stevie Wonder, arr John Wasson

Blues Concerto – Holcombe – arr. Halton (Saxophone: L Arends, D Payne, M Taylor)
Cartoon – Hart
Lawrence of Arabia – Jarre
Toccata Marciale – Vaughan-Williams
Slipstream – Sparke
Arabesque – Hazo
Cloudburst – Whitacre
Rhythmn of Life – Coleman – arr. Halton

Sleigh Ride – Anderson
The Snowman – Blake – arr. Halton
Coventry Carol – Trad. – arr. Saucedo
English Folk Song Suite – Vaughan-Williams
A Winter’s Tale – Batt and Rice – arr. Halton
Pirates of the Carribean – A Dead Man’s Chest – Zimmer – arr. Bocock
West Side Story – Bernstein – arr. Bocock Child – Hairston – arr. Halton and Brown
Ukranian Bell Carol – Leontovych – arr. Sparke
Gaudete – Anon. – arr. Halton
Santa Baby – Javits and Springer – arr. Halton
The Christmas Song – Torme and Wells – arr. Halton
Mary’s Boy

Skyrider – Hart
Tiger Rag – Original Dixieland Jazz Band – arr. Halton (Tuba: John Garbutt)
Somewhere in Time – Barry – arr. Halton
Gallimaufry – Woolfenden
Four Scottish Dances – Arnold – arr. Paynter
Selecton from Chicago – Kander – arr. Ricketts
Hornpipe Fancy – Trad. – arr. Morrison
The Phantom of the Opera – Lloyd-Weber – arr. Barker


Trailblaze – Richards
Somewhere, West Side Story – Bernstein
Viktor’s Tale – Williams – arr. Lavendar (Clarinet: Sarah Whitworth)
Concert Prelude – Sparke
Amazing Grace – Ticheli
Les Miserables – Schonberg – arr. Vinson
Pirates of the Carribean – Symphonic Suite – Bedalt – arr. Wasson
Silver Screen – Hart

Other Guest Performances:

Cambridge Food Garden & Produce Show, Parkers Piece – September 2017, 2016

Shelford Feast – 15th July 2017

Santa Run at Addenbrookes Hospital, 2017, 2016, 2015

Thames Journey – Nigel Hess