Season 2019-20 Rehearsal and Concert dates

This season we are having two free evening string workshops at Appleton Thorne Village Hall 8.00 pm. (Address and map below) 

October 29th, 2019 
November 12th, 2019

Music for the play through sessions will be: 

  • Palladio, Jenkins
  • Serenade, Dag Viren
  • Three Thingummies for String Orchestra, Alan Lees

We will rehearse the pieces on Tuesday 29th October and perform privately on Tuesday 12th November. There will be a buffet after the performance, if you wish to stay for the buffet please makes a small donation, in either money or food.

Download the flyer with form to confirm attendance here: VRSO String Workshops 2019

The pattern then is for two Periods,

Period 1; January to March,
Period 2; March to June.
Each period consists of about 8 sessions spread over the period. (note that the orchestra does not meet every week).
At the end of each period there is one or two concerts to perform the music rehearsed. 

PERIOD 1, Rehearsal Dates

Adam Kornas, Conductor

14th January 2020
21st January 2020
4th February 2020
18th February 2020
3rd March 2020
10th March 2020
24th March 2020

Concert – Period 1
Sunday 29nd March, Vale Royal Abbey (2:30 pm)

Vale Royal Abbey, Whitegate

PERIOD 2, Rehearsal Dates

Daniel Parkinson, Conductor

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7th April 2020
21st April 2020
5th May 2020
19th May 2020
26th May 2020
2nd June 2020
9th June 2020

St Peter, Little Budworth

Concerts – Period 2 Friday 12th June 7:30 St. Cross Church, Knutsford
Sunday 14th June 8:00pm (tbc)
St Peter’s Church, Little Budworth

Rehearsals – Appleton Thorne Village Hall (Stretton Road, Appleton Thorn, Warrington, WA4 4RT) at 8 pm for 2 hours.

Location of Appleton Thorne Village Hall, WA4

Page revised 30.10.19