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Welcome to the
RUSTY PLAYERS OF OUNDLE!




REHEARSALS for 2018 Season
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Our regular rehearsal venue is the Oundle Primary School Hall.
Location: Cotterstock Road, Oundle PE8 5HA. Map

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

Thursday 12th July
4pm OIF Festival Concert
2pm rehearsal 5:15pm tea (OSCR)

EU Chamber Orchestra concert
Details to follow

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 (*)


RPO ORCHESTRA NORFOLK TOUR PROGRAMME

Desert Island Discs: "By the Sleepy Lagoon" (Eric Coates) - [4 min]

1. Dambusters' March (Eric Coates, arr David Andrew) - [4 min]

2. Tragic Overture (Brahms, arr Leidig) - [5 min]

3. "Sailing By" (Ronald Binge) - [3 min]

4. "Radetzky March" (Johann Strauss Sr, arr Richard Meyer) - [4 min]

5. Rusty Strings: Violin Concerto in A min (J. S. Bach) - [11 min]
. . I - Allegro, II - Andante

6. "Der Rosenkavalier" Melodies (Richard Strauss, arr Harold Perry) - [4 min]

7. Moon River (Henry Mancini, arr John Moss) - [4 min]

8. 1812 Overture (Tchaikovsky, arr Jerry Brubaker) - [8 min]

Desert Island Discs: "By the Sleepy Lagoon" (Eric Coates) - [4 min]


Rehearsal challenge:
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Dukas, arr Richard Ling) - Score - 9 min


RUSTY STRINGS (*)

Méditation, from "Thaïs" (Jules Massenet, arr Wolfgang Birtel) - 6 min

Violin Concerto in A min
(Bach) - 15 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 IN OUNDLE PRIMARY SCHOOL (from Sept 2017)
Here: rehearsaing for our Norfolk Tour in April 2018. [click on any photo to enlarge]

Rusty Strings rehearsing
Bach Concerto with Sophia

Vince with the RPO
and Sorcerer's Apprentice

Vince with the RPO
and Dambuster's March




REHEARSING IN THE QUEEN VICTORIA HALL - until July 2017
Here: 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)