Classical rehearsal invitation to Exeter

18:30 18 February 2013

Archant

The EMG Symphony Orchestra is inviting you to go “behind the scenes” and see how a large amateur symphony orchestra prepares for a concert.

This free event will provide an opportunity to meet the players and to sit amongst the orchestra during the rehearsal to experience the music from the players’ perspective as the EMG rehearses for its spring concert, which features Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture and Symphony Number 5, as well as Rachmaninov’s evocative symphonic poem Toteninsel (Isle of the Dead).

This event is particularly aimed at children and young people who are learning an orchestral instrument, but anyone with an interest in classical music is welcome to attend.

The open rehearsal will take place at 7.30pm on Thursday, February 28, at St Peter’s School, Quarry Lane, Exeter, EX2 5AP.

The orchestra asks that all under-16s are accompanied by an adult.

For further information about the open rehearsal, concerts and EMG Symphony Orchestra please visit www.emgsymphonyorchestra.org

0 comments

Other Entertainment Stories

Yesterday, 18:31
Debbie Scadding throwing at Exmouth Ceramic Group's workshop.

It’s official – clay is cool! With BBC Two’s Great Pottery Throwdown about to hit our screens, the ceramic arts are poised to enjoy a new surge in popularity. The show, from the makers of The Great British Bake Off, promises to do for pottery what its predecessor did for home baking, so if you want to get ahead of the trend, it’s time to get potting.

Read more
Wed, 18:31
Ben Bowman stars as Michael Jackson in Jackson Live In Concert.

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time, but many of today’s artists have been inspired by his iconic style.

Read more
Mon, 18:31
Exmouth Town Concert Band  - Last Night of the Proms. Photo: J Hammond.

The Exmouth and District Rotary Club is presenting its 25th Last Night of the Proms concert at the Exmouth Pavilion on September 17.

Read more
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Could you come up with a sand sculpture as imaginative as this one from Jo Damsell and her family in 2012?

Exmouth’s Sand Sculpture competition is back, and with a pirate theme.

Read more
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Jazz guitarist Tom Glazebrook

Young jazz guitarist Tom Glazebrook (pictured) is back at the Bicton Inn on Bicton Street this Sunday (August 23), from 3pm to 5pm.

Read more
Saturday, August 22, 2015
There were many entrants for the Topsham Town Fair dog show on Tuesday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref ext 7012-34-11SH To order your copy of this photograph visit www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

It’s a dog’s life for some as the week-long Topsham Town Fayre rolls into action this weekend.

Read more
Friday, August 21, 2015
Fab Beatles

Get your beads and sandals out! It’s time for some groovy sounds of the 1960s this Sunday (August 23) with a free outdoor concert at the Exmouth Pavilion gardens. The show features live music from The Honey Pot and The Fab Beatles.

Read more
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Work by David Hugget

The South West’s biggest woodturning club show is coming up soon, when Woodbury Woodturners holds its annual show.

Read more
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Johnny Marr

The Proclaimers, Jools Holland, former Smiths’ guitarist Johnny Marr (pictured), The Buzzcocks, Bad Manners and Red Hot Chilli Pipers are all heading for Looe Music Festival in September.

Read more
Monday, August 17, 2015
Whitney - Queen of the Nigh. Photo: David A Lee.

Whitney – Queen of the Night – is a stunning celebration of the music and life of Whitney Houston – one of the greatest singers of our time.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 12°C

Most Read Entertainment

Great British Life


Great British Life

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition today E-edition


Exmouth's trusted business finder