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2019 is our 39th season (details below)

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Autumn Concert 2018

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Photographs will be added when time permits

Sunday 21 October 2018, 7pm, St Saviour’s Church, South Street BN21 4UT

Mendelssohn The Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)

Mozart Flute Concerto in G Major No 1

Dvořák New World Symphony

Soloist Sirius Chau (winner of the 2018 ESO Young Soloist Competition)

 

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2019 is our 39th season

ESO 32nd Young Soloist Competition

Birley Centre, 4 Carlisle Road, Eastbourne BN21 4EF

Round One

Saturday (*from 2pm) and Sunday (*from 12noon) 5 and 6 January 2019

*exact timings to be decided

Final

Sunday 27 January 2–6pm 2019

 

Spring (Choral) Concert 2019

Sunday 12 May 2019, 7.30pm, St Saviour’s Church, South Street BN21 4UT

Verdi Requiem (provisional)

Players rehearsals (2–5pm)

St Saviour’s Church Hall: 27 April (2-5pm), 4 May (2-5pm); hall or church: 11 May (10am-1pm); church: 12 May (2.30-5.30pm)

Singers rehearsals (provisional)

All Saints' Church: Sat 9 Feb (2.30-4.30pm), 2 March (2.30-4.30pm) and then some of (tbd):

Thu 4 April (7.30-9pm), Sat 6 Apr (2.30-4.30pm), Thu 11 April (7.30-9pm), Sat 13 April (2.30-4.30pm), Thu 18 April (7.30-9pm),

Thu 25 April (7.30-9pm), Thu 2 May (7.30-9pm), Thu 9 May (7.30-9pm); then St Saviour's on Sun 12 May (2.30-5.30pm)

(Easter Day: 21 April; Bank Holiday weekend: 3/4/5 May)

 

Summer Concert 2019

Sunday 30 June 2019, 7pm, St Saviour's Church, South Street BN21 4UT

Players rehearsals (2–5pm)

St Saviour's Church Hall: 8 Jun, 15 Jun (and AGM); St Saviour's Church: 29 Jun, 30 Jun

 

Autumn Concert 2019

Sunday 20 October 2019, 7pm, St Saviour’s Church, South Street BN21 4UT

St Saviour's Church Hall: 5 Oct, 12 Oct; St Saviour's Church: 19 Oct, 20 Oct

 

This list was last updated on 16 October 2018