Our Performances

Coming Next

OPEN REHEARSAL
Wednesday 27 March
7.30pm

ALL WELCOME!

If you are thinking of getting back into playing, come along and see what we’re all about!

St Philip & St James Church, Fleet

Pieces to include works from : Brahms, Vaughan Williams, Smetana, Stanford and a selection from Fiddler on the roof

Rehearsal starts 7.30pm, door opens 7.15pm for setting up.

Free Refreshments will be served.

Please bring your own music stand.

Please email us before 22 March 2024 to let us know what instrument you will bring, so we can provide copies of parts.

info@fleetorchestra.co.uk

SUMMER CONCERT
Wednesday 12 June
8.00pm

We are delighted to be joined by Marion England on Harp

St Philip & St James Church, Fleet

FREE ENTRY, ALL WELCOME

Recent Past Performances

Winter Concert

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

Wednesday 12 December 2023 @ 8.00pm

Programme

We are delighted to be joined by Marion England on harp.

8th Symphony (1st movement) Allegro
Beethoven

Gymnopedie 2 & 3
Satie/Debussy

Othello 2 – Children’s Intermezzo
Othello 4 – Willow Song
Othello 1 – Dance
Coleridge-Taylor

Christmas Oratorio
Bach/Franz

Unfinished Symphony
Schubert

Waltz of the Flowers
Tchaikovsky

Sound of Music
Rogers & Hammerstein

Summer Concert

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

Wednesday 21st June 2023 @ 8.00pm

Conducted by James Casselton

Beethoven’s 5th Finale

 James Bond Themes Medley

Adagio from Spartacus – Khachaturian, arr. Stone

BREAK

Great Gate of Kiev – Mussorgsky

Phantom of the Opera – Lloyd Webber

Sheep May Safely Graze – Bach ( Joint piece with Yateley choir)

Blue Danube – Strauss

 

Christmas Concert

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

Wednesday 14th December 2022 @ 8.00pm

We were pleased to be joined by the Yateley Choral Society once more.

 

Rosamunde Overture
Franz Schubert (arr. Weaver)

Sleeping Beauty Waltz
P I Tchaikowsky

O Come All Ye Faithful
(Audience and Choir)

The Truth from Above
(Choir)
English Trad.  Arr. R Vaughan Williams

Ding, dong! Merrily on High
(Choir)
16th Century French tune, harmonised by Charles Wood, words by G R Woodward 

Good King Wenceslas
(Audience and Choir)

Symphony No.4, 3rd Movement
Franz Joseph Haydn (arr. Steinberg)

The First Noel/Pachelbel’s Canon (arr. Clawson)
Orchestra with Choir

Ceremonial Procession
Sidney Washburn

Carol of the Bells
(Choir)
Mykola Leontovych, based on Ukrainian folk chant, words by Peter J. Wilhousky

We Wish you a Merry Christmas
(Choir)
Trad West Country, Arr. Arthur Warrell

St Anthony Chorale
Brahms/Haydn

Hark the Herald Angels Sing
(Audience and Choir)

German Waltz No. 3
Mozart

Christmas Fantasy
(Orchestra with Choir)
Gilbert Vinter

A Celebration of the Platinum Jubilee

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

Wednesday 8th June 2022 @ 8.00pm

To celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, the theme for the evening was English music.

Pomp and Circumstance – Elgar
Beatles Medley – Arranged by Nanny Mendelson
Fantasia on Greensleeves – R V Williams
Chason de Matin – Elgar
Capriol Suite – Peter Warlock
Zadok the Priest – Handel
A Life Lived with Grace – Jubilee Song

We were very pleased to be joined by the Yateley Choral Society for a joint performance of the Jubilee Song, ‘A Life Lived with Grace’ and the Coronation Anthem, ‘Zadok the Priest’.

A retiring collection was made for The All Saints Fund.

 

Christmas Soiree

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

Wednesday 11th December 2019 @ 8.00pm

Verdi – Overture: La Forza del Destino

Weinberger – Polka from ‘Schwanda, the Bagpiper’

Andrew Lloyd Webber – Selection from ‘The Phantom of the Opera’

Tchaikovsky – Two Pieces
~ Rêverie Interrompue
~ Danse Russe

Schubert – Rosamunde Ballet Music No. 2

Khachaturian – Adagio from ‘Spartacus’

Leroy Anderson – A Christmas Festival

Summer Soiree

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

Wednesday 10th July 2019 @ 8.00pm

Easter Soiree

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

Wednesday 3rd April 2019 @ 8.00pm

Christmas Soiree

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

12th December 2018

Night and Day (Cole Porter)

Ballet Egyptien (Luigini)

The Lord of the Rings (Howard Shore)

Overture: The Creatures of Prometheus (Beethoven)

Christmas Festival Overture (Anderson)

Fleet Christmas Festivities

Hart Shopping Centre, Fleet

28th November 2018

A selection of Christmas music and carols

Summer Soiree

Ss Philip & James Church, Kings Road, Fleet

4th July 2018

Kiss Me Kate (Cole Porter)

Finlandia (Sibelius)

Greensleeves (Vaughan Williams)

Folk Songs 1 and 3 (Vaughan Williams)

Academic Festival Overture (Brahms)