Programme Details for 2021


June 12th 2022


St Oswald's Church at 3.30pm


Beethoven    Triple Concerto Opus 56

Shumann      Symphony No 4 in D minor, Op 120

All proceeds to be donated in aid of the Ukaraine Crisis





Previous concerts:

Sunday 1st March, 2020  St Oswald’s Church 3pm

Strauss II :   Die Fledermaus: Overture

Strauss II:    Der Zigeunderbaron: Ein Mädchen hat es gar nicht gut

Lehár:          The Merry Widow: Viljalied

Strauss II:    Der Zigeunderbaron: Overture

Lehár:          Giuditta Act 3: "Meine Lippen sie küssen so heiss" (Annita's aria)

Strauss II:    Tritsh-Tratsch Polka Op 214

Strauss II:    New Pizzicato Polka

Strauss II:    Cuckoo Polka Op 336

Strauss I:     Radetzky March

StraussII:     Tales from the Vienna Woods Waltz Op 325

StraussII:     Voices of Spring Waltz Op 410

StraussII:     The Blue Danube


Soloist:         Anne-Marie Czajkowski



Sunday 7th June, 2020  St Oswald’s Church 3pm

Smetana :      Overture to the Bartered Bride

Mozart:          4th Horn Concerto in Eb major  *

Brahms:         Symphony No 4 in E minor



Soloist:         Ben Percival


September 22nd 2019 in St Oswalds Church at 4pm

Conducted by Charlie Gower-Smith

Brahms: Variation on a theme by Hayden in Bb major Op.56a

Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Trumpets in C

Nielson: Symphony No 1 in Gminor, Op 7, FS 16 



Saturday 15th June at 4pm
St Oswald's Church Sowerby

Conducted by Charlie Gower-Smith

Coriolan Overture op 62                     Beethoven

Siegfrid Idyll                                      Wagner

Symphony No 6, Op 68                       Beethoven


Saturday March 30th at 2.30pm
St Oswald's Church Sowerby

Saint Saens Danse Macabre

Mozart Clarinet Concerto with the amazing soloist Katy Vedder

Cesar Franck Symphony in D minor


Saturday 22nd September 2018 at 7.30pm
St Oswald's Church Sowerby

Dvořák Cello Symphony No.9
From the New World

Soloist : Catherine Strachan

Previous concerts:

Saturday 23rd June 2018 at 7.30pm

English folk song suite - R Vaughan William
Beau Brummel Minuet - Elgar
Mina                           - Elgar
Richard Rodney Bennet - A little suite featuring soprano Diane Peacock 
Beethoven Symphony No. 5                                              



Saturday 17th February 2018 at 2.90pm

Family Concert

Shore - Music from Lord of the Rings

Badelt - Music from Pirates of the Carribean

Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf

Williiams - Music from Star Wars


Saturday 30th September

Ravel - Tombeau De Couperin

Mahler - Adagietto from Symphony No. 5

Beethoven - Sympony No.4


Saturday June 17th at 7.30pm

Through the ages

Soloist:  Philip Cull, Oboe

Haydn -  Symphony No.22  Philosopher

Albinoni - Oboe concerton in D minor

Elgar - Emigma Variations


Saturday 18th February at 2.30pm
The Ritz Cinema Thirsk
Playing live to Alfred Hitchcock's Blackmail.


September 24th 2016 St Oswalds Church, Sowerby.

Our soloist will be Toby White, and our lead violilnist Sarah Reece

STRAVINSKY        Pulcinella Suite

HAYDN                    Cello concerto in C major Soloist Toby White                            

HAYDN                    Symphony No. 104 in D major ' London Symphony'


Saturday 27th February at 3.30pm (afternoon concert)

At:                       St Oswald's Church, Front Street, Sowerby, Thirsk, North Yorkshire  YO7 1JG  
Conducted by       George Morton

MENDELSSOHN      Hebrides Overture

BRUCH Violin        Concerto No 1 (Soloist: Dara de Cogan)

TCHAIKOVSKY        Symphony No 5

Short samples of the concert are here


Concert September 26th 2015 7.30pm in Thirsk Town Hall

Conductor: George Morton

Symphony No.8 ‘Unfinished’ – F. Schubert

Siegfried Idyll – R. Wagner

Symphony no. 2 in D, Op. 73 - J. Brahms