Previous Concerts

Saturday November 18th 2017, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees
Soloist: Joe Pritchard

Overture to The Magic Flute
Mozart
Cello Concerto in A minor Op 129
Schumann
Symphony No.2 in D Op 73
Brahms
Saturday July 1st 2017, 7:30pm
Keynsham Memorial Park (map) (alternative map)

Conductor: Tim Harrison
Leader: Andrew Rees

Saturday June 17th 2017, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees
Cimbalom: Oliver Humpage

3pm: explore the story of Háry János in our FREE family concert (kids & accompanying adults free, unaccompanied adults £5).

7:30pm: our full evening concert. £10 adults, £8.50 concessions, under 16s free.


Šárka (Má Vlast)
Smetana
Háry János Suite
Kodály
Symphony No 8 in G major Op 88
Dvořák
Saturday March 25th 2017, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

Soloists: Alison Howell (Organ), Esther Mallett (Soprano), Niall Hoskin (Baritone).
Chew Valley Choral Society and The Maesbury Singers
Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees

Concerto for Organ, Timpani and Strings in G min
Poulenc
A German Requiem Op 45 (sung in English)
Brahms
Saturday December 10th 2016, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

Soloists: Seren Nickson (violin), Erin Cacace (viola)
Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees

Hungarian March Op.24
Berlioz
Sinfonia Concertante in E flat K364 for violin and viola
Mozart
The Planets Op 32
Holst
Thursday December 1st 2016, 7:30pm
Keynsham Memorial Park (map) (alternative map)
Saturday July 9th 2016, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)
Beni Mora Suite Op 29
Holst
Viola Concerto
Walton
Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36
Tchaikovsky

Soloist: Iona Hassan
Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees

Saturday March 5th 2016, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

As a special offer, anyone who is new to Keynsham Orchestra concerts can get a ticket for only £5!

This offer is available in advance and on the door.

Roman Carnival Overture
Berlioz
Concerto No 1 for Guitar Op 99
Tedesco
Symphony no. 5 in D minor Op 47
Shostakovich

Soloist: Adam Khan
Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees

Saturday November 21st 2015, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

In celebration of the sesquicentenaries of Dukas, Glazunov, Nielsen and Sibelius, all of whom were born in 1865.

Fanfare from La Peri
Dukas
Overture Solennelle
Glazunov
Concerto for Flute
Nielsen
Symphony No. 2 in D minor
Sibelius

Soloist: Nicola Loten

Saturday July 11th 2015, 7:30pm
Broadlands School, Saint Francis Road, Keynsham, Bristol BS31 2DY (map)

Keynsham Orchestra's main summer concert, featuring South American themed pieces in the first half, and finishing off with Bruckner's awe-inspiring Symphony no 4 in Eb major.

Saturday July 4th 2015, 7:30pm
Keynsham Memorial Park (map) (alternative map)

Our traditional Proms in the Park concert, featuring not only all your favourites from the Last Night of the Proms, but also a mixture of South American themed pieces.

Danzón No 2
Márquez
Cuban Overture
Gershwin
Tico Tico
Zequinha Abreu
Fantasy on British Sea Songs
Wood
Pomp and Circumstance March no 1
Elgar
Jerusalem
Parry
Saturday June 6th 2015, 7:30pm
Prospect Theatre, Writhlington School, Knobsbury Lane, Radstock BA3 3NQ (map)

This concert is a charity fundraising evening for the Rotary Club. There will be a bar. The music will be a selection of South American pieces and traditional repertoire from the Last Night of the Proms. Tickets are £12.50 and are available by phoning Rob (01275-331093) or Jim (01275-333480).

Saturday February 21st 2015, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)
Chacony in G minor
Purcell
Cello Concerto in E min
Elgar
Symphony No. 2 "A London Symphony"
Vaughan Williams

Soloist: Chris Hurn
Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees

Saturday November 22nd 2014, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)
Night on a Bare Mountain
Mussorgsky
Violin Concerto no.1 in G minor
Bruch
Symphony No.2 in B minor
Borodin

Soloist: Lucas Hank
Conductor: Mark Gateshill
Leader: Andrew Rees

Saturday June 7th 2014, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

The programme features the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, with one of our foremost local soloists Lorna Osbon.
The programme also includes Sullivan’s Overture “In Memoriam”, Schubert’s “Fantasie” and Tchaikovsky’s brilliantly tuneful “Capriccio Italien”. Conductor Richard Jones, Leader Jane smith
Tickets are just £9-00 or £7-00 concessions with accompanied under 16’s free! Tickets are available in advance from St. John’s Parish Office (at the rear of the Church) or online at www.wegottickets.com (booking fee applies)

Saturday March 8th 2014, 7:30pm
St John's Church, Keynsham (map)
  • Ma Vlast : Vltava. - Smetana 
  • Symphony No 8 "The Unfinished" - Schubert
  • Symphony No. 1 in E Minor Op 39 — Sibelius
  • Saturday November 30th 2013, 7:30pm
    St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

     

  • Overture to the Force of Destiny — Verdi
  • Courtly Dances from Gloriana - Britten 
  • Soirées Musicales — Britten
  • Symphony No.5 in E minor — Tchaikovsky
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    Saturday July 6th 2013, 7:30pm
    Keynsham Memorial Park (map) (alternative map)

    Once again, the Orchestra were pleased to be taking part in the annual Keynsham Music Festival. The second half of our concert was the traditional "Last Night of the Proms". In the first half played the following:

    Strauss: Die Fledermaus Overture
    Kander: Chicago
    Tomlinson: Suite of English Folk Tunes
    Strauss: Laughing Song
    Schonberg: Les Miserables
    Bourgeois: Promenade
    Benjamin: Jamaican Rumba
    Badelt: Pirates of the Caribbean.

    In the second half, as well as the usual last night of the proms music we played The Dam Busters theme by Eric Coates, Roses of Picardy by Weatherly and Wood and the March from A Little Suite, by Duncan.

    Saturday March 9th 2013, 7:30pm
    St John's Church, Keynsham (map)

    Keynsham Orchestra were once again delighted to join forces with the Choir and Soloists from St John's in a concert that reflected the various aspects of "War and Peace". With Haydn's "Nelson" Mass as its centrepiece, the concert included selections from Faure's Requiem, orchestral works by Beethoven and Sibelius together with John Williams' moving "Hymn to the Fallen" from the film "Saving Private Ryan".

    Thursday December 6th 2012 (All day)
    Keynsham Memorial Park (map) (alternative map)