BACO, the Bath based orchestra is open to all and provides an invaluable opportunity to gain or expand experience in orchestral playing in a relaxed environment.
Rehearsals Tuesdays 7-9pm at the PrePrep Hall, Monkton Combe Preparatory School, Combe Down, Bath, BA2 7ET.
Autumn Term 2019
Sept 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, Oct 1st, 8th, 15th, Nov 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, Dec 3rd, 10th.
Spring Term 2020
Jan 14th, 21st, 28th, Feb 4th, 11th, Feb 25th, March 3rd, 10th
Summer Term 2020
All postponed until future notice
2 May 2020
Holy Trinity Church Combe Down BA2 5JJ
PARTY IN THE CITY
15 May 2020
St Swithins Church Paragon Bath Postponed Until Autumn
12th December 2019
The orchestra plays a variety of music, from symphonies by Beethoven, Haydn, Schubert etc, overtures by Mendelssohn, Brahms, Sullivan as well as Strauss waltzes, Handel's Water Music and the Hallelujah Chorus.
Songs from the shows, The King and I, My Fair Lady etc. Ronald Binge's Sailing By, White Christmas, Dambusters' March and even music from Pink Panther.
Also a number of concertos with excellent soloists a horn concerto, clarinet concerto, and the flute and harp concerto, all by Mozart, and a cello concerto by Haydn.
Come and Have a Go, it's fun!
We particularly welcome bassoonists, french horn, and percussion players of any standard.
The current rate is £20 per term.
Contact Sheila Bunt