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Welcome to the
RUSTY PLAYERS OF OUNDLE!




REHEARSALS for 2017/18 Season
, from September:

Our regular rehearsal venue is the Oundle Primary School Hall.
Location: Cotterstock Road, Oundle PE8 5HA. Map

REHEARSALS: AUTUMN 2017
Monday 4th September
Monday 18th September
Monday 2nd October
Monday 16th October
-- HALF TERM --
[Sat 28 Oct: Peterborough Opera]
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Monday 6th November
Monday 20th November
Monday 27th November
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CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, ELTON
Saturday 2nd December
Oundle Primary School
Oundle Primary School (Committee)
Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)
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['A Masked Ball', QVH 7:30pm]
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Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)
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4pm CHRISTMAS CONCERT
2pm rehearsal, 5pm tea

REHEARSALS: SPRING 2018
Monday 22nd January
Monday 5th February
-- HALF TERM --
[14-17 Feb: Thrapston Opera]
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Monday 19th February
Monday 5th Mach
Monday 19th March
-- EASTER ---------------------
Monday 9th April
Oundle Primary School (Committee)
Oundle Primary School (*)
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['La Traviata', Thrapston Plaza]
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Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)
-- EASTER ---------------------------
Oundle Primary School (*)
NORFOLK TOUR 14th-15th April 2018 [further details on Future page]
- CROMER PARISH CHURCH
- Saturday 14th April

- BLAKENEY VILLAGE HALL
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Sunday 15th April

4:30pm Classical Favourites Concert
2:30pm rehearsal, 5:30pm tea

4pm Classical Favourites Concert
2pm rehearsal, 5pm tea
REHEARSALS: SUMMER 2018

Monday 30th April
-- Bank Holiday 7th May
Monday 14th May
Monday 21st May
-- HALF TERM
Monday 4th June
Monday 18th June
Monday 2nd July

Oundle Primary School (Committee)
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Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)
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Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)
Oundle Primary School (*)

OUNDLE SCHOOL CHAPEL
Sunday 8th July
4pm OIF Festival Concert
2pm rehearsal 5:15pm tea (OSCR)

Rehearsals are at 7.45 for 8pm start, ending 9.30pm (then in the 'George')
The Rusty Strings also rehearse from 7pm on marked dates (*)


PRACTICE RECORDINGS of CURRENT REPERTOIRE

RPO ORCHESTRA

Themes from "Scheherazade" (Rimsky-Korsakov, arr Richard Meyer) - 8 min
"West Side Story" Selection (Leonard Bernstein, arr Jack Mason) - 11 min
"Match of the Day" (Rhet Stoller, arr Nicholas Hare) - 3 min

Melodies from "Der Rosenkavalier" (Richard Strauss, arr Harold Perry) - 4 min
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Dukas, arr Richard Ling) - Score - 9 min
Moon River (Henry Mancini, arr John Moss) - 5 min

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Overture (Wagner, arr Richard Ling) - 8 min
Capriol Suite for full orchestra (Peter Warlock) - 10 min


RUSTY STRINGS (*)

Violin Concerto in A min (Bach) - 15 min
Organ Concerto Op 4 No. 4 in F major (Händel) - 8 min
Méditation, from "Thaïs" (Jules Massenet, arr Wolfgang Birtel) - 6 min


NEW RUSTY PUBLICATION!
- Violin Shifting Exercises (all keys!) (pdf) - Sound (midi)

We are once again very fortunate to have VINCE DAVY as our regular conductor. Interested? Please contact us.

Learn more about us, and where all the players come from!

Take a look at our Facebook Group page (you will need to join first)


REHEARSING for our Titchmarsh concert, June 2015 [click on any photo to enlarge]

Chris Gill's last rehearsal, in the Queen Victoria Hall

... and afterwards ...

... in The Ship!


REHEARSING for our Thrapston concert, Feb 2012[click on any photo to enlarge]


A happy rehearsal on Monday 1st November 2010 [click on any photo to enlarge]

... and afterwards in the Ship Inn, to discuss policy! [click on any photo to enlarge]



Learn more about us, and where all the players come from!

Take a look at our Facebook Group page (you will need to join first)