Rehearsals & Events 2018

Rehearsals: Every second and fourth Tuesday of the month (and fifth, when applicable)
Time: 2pm-4pm
Venue: Memorial Hall, Pulham Market (except those shown as taking place at the Methodist Hall, Pulham Market)

Rehearsal and Event Dates 2018

January    9, 23,30

February  13, 27

March       13, 27

April          10,  NB: No rehearsal in Pulham on 10 April, as this rehearsal will be held at Gissing Church IP22 5UJ for those taking part in the concert on 21 April:
2pm Strings
2.45pm Strings and wind
3.15pm Wind
Parking: in the Community Centre, (where there are toilet facilities) - turn left to the south side of the church. 

April 24 - rehearsal in Pulham Market as usual.

April events
Sunday 15 April Come and Play Day

Saturday 21 April:
Evening concert, St Mary's Church, Gissing IP22 5UJ for those available.

Rehearsal 5pm. Concert 7.30pm
Young soloist Toby Barnwell will perform the Sammartini Recorder Concerto. Also on the programme:

Elgar: Chanson de Matin
Dvorak: Suite in E flat Major, Op 51
Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus
Mozart: Divertimento No 14 for Wind

May    8, 22 (includes AGM), 29 (Methodist Church Hall)

May Events
Saturday 12 May:
Evening concert St Peter & St Paul Church, East Harling, NR16 2NB

Rehearsal 4.30pm Tea provided by church. Concert 7.30pm
Concert dress: Usual

Gluck: Overture Iphigenia in Aulis
Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus (with church choir)
Beethoven: Symphony No 1 in C major (all movements)
Elgar: Chanson de Matin
German: Three Dances from Henry VIII
Kohler: Valse des Fleurs (Flute Duo - Linda Roy/Clare Duncan
Elgar: Chanson de Nuit

June         12, 26  

July           10, 24, 31
Sunday 1 July, Garden Party for orchestra members and Friends of the orchestra at Diana Samson's home, details to follow

Saturday 7 July, 11.300am, Pulham Primary School for those available, details to follow

August      14, 28 (Methodist Church Hall)

September 11, 25 

October       9, 23, 30
Saturday 27/Sunday 28 October, Waveney Valley Orchestral Workshop.  £70 adults, £45 school students

November  13, 27

December   11 (Christmas session)


Saturday March 23 at St Peter and St Paul Church, East Harling 

Saturday May 11 at St Martin's Church, New Buckenham 

Saturday October 30th 2021 @ 7pm

Christ Church Eaton NR2 2AQ

Choral and Orchestral


"A life with Music"

Celebrating the long life of Peter Cooper

 A much loved and respected musician teacher and administrator, Peters legacy is wide ranging. This is reflected in a program of exquisite choral music, songs from the stage plus rousing, sometimes humorous orchestral scores, including some of Peters' own compositions and arrangements ........

Music for 2 coronations:

BRITAIN Choral dances from Gloriana

WALTON March 'Crown Imperial'

WORLD WAR 2 classics:

COATES 'Dam Busters March'

COOPER (arr) 'Over Here'


STANFORD Justorum Animae

HOWELLS A hymn for St Cecilia

From the stage:

LOEWE My Fair lady Selection

FOR Margery and the PVO:

COPPER 'Diversion'

T Orchestra will be joined in performance by former colleagues, pupils, friends and family.

ADMISSION at the door;

Adults £ 10 Children free

All proceeds will go to charity.

Please note rehearsals have resumed and wearing of facemasks is personal choice.

Rehearsals take place on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at Pulham Memorial Hall From 2-4pm. Pulham Market IP21 4SL