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Sun, 14 May


St Oswald with St Thomas Church

Modelski Music Play Day

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Modelski Music Play Day
Modelski Music Play Day

Time & Location

14 May 2023, 12:30 – 18:30

St Oswald with St Thomas Church, 3 Cheyney Rd, Chester CH1 4BR, UK

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Mozart Overture from 'The Marriage of Figaro'

Sibelius Finlandia

Conti Theme from 'Rocky'

Holst Jupiter from 'The Planets'

Jan Modelski Conductor

We're excited to bring you our first Play Day post-COVID - a chance for local musicians to meet, rehearse and perform some of the most recognisable and enjoyable short pieces in orchestral repertoire.

Rehearsals start at 12.30pm for players; we'll work through each piece in short sessions throughout the afternoon and end the day by running through the programme to see what we have achieved!

Light refreshments will be provided throughout the afternoon.

This programme of music is accessible to most instruments and is suitable for those players who are approximately Grade 5 standard or above, or have previous orchestral experience at that level.

Paper music will be provided on the day, but an electronic download will be made available upon registration for players to practise in advance.

Please also bring a music stand.

Approximate timings as follows:

12:15 Arrive, register and set up

12:30 Rehearse piece 1

13:40 Short break

13:50 Rehearse piece 2

15:00 Break for refreshments

15:30 Rehearse piece 3

16:40 Short break

16:50 Rehearse piece 4

18:00 Run through of the day's pieces

18:30 End of Play Day

Cost for the day: £10 payable upon registration

Under 18s welcome with parental consent; children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.


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