Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools Symphony Orchestra in 2023-24
The Symphony Orchestra’s repertoire this year is Carmen Suite No. 1 (Bizet), Symphonic Mambo (Miyagawa), Superman Returns (Williams). These works will be performed under the baton of Mr Harris in the Choral and Orchestral Concert on 5th March 2024. The first Workshop takes place at MG on Sunday 19th November 2023.
Fresh from their Austria and Bavaria tour the choir of July 2023, with nine new members, will perform at the VOCO ST David’s Hotel Cardiff on 12th October, at the Remembrance Sunday ceremonies on 12th November, the Advent Carol service on 3rd December, at Great St Bartholomew’s, Smithfield, London on 6th December and the two Services of Lessons and Carols on 14th and 15th December. Looking ahead, they will sing Evensong at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford on 5th February.
Charity Concert, 15th November
MG and MB will together host a Charity Concert at the Blake Theatre on the evening of 15th November. It’s a chance to hear Symphonic Winds, Senior Strings, Jazz Orchestra, Bach Orchestra and some smaller groups, whilst raising money for some very good causes.
In the Michaelmas Term we host the George Shuffrey String Competition on Thursday 9th November and the Michael Williams Piano Competition on Wednesday 22nd November