Cobweb News 05: 12.02.16

Dear all,
I hope you’re all looking forward to a half term break. So many of you are kicking it off in style at The Big Play tomorrow – it will be a fantastic day!
You may be interested to see the videos made of last year’s Underground Suite performances:
https://vimeo.com/151616979
https://vimeo.com/151974210
https://vimeo.com/151596287
**Upcoming Events**
Sunday 28th February, 2-6pm
Schumann Cello Concerto Study Day with Daniel Crompton (cello) and Mark Edwards (conductor)
Threlkeld Village Hall, Station Rd, Threlkeld CA12 4RX

£9 Members, £12 Non Members
Join conductor Mark Edwards and cellist Daniel Crompton in looking at Schumann Cello Concerto. The enrolment form contains more information and is here.
Saturday 5th March, 1.30 – 7pm
Study Day: Mahler Symphony No. 1
Sage Gateshead, St. Mary’s Square, Gateshead, NE8 2JR

Get to know Mahler’s extraordinary 1st symphony (‘The Titan’) from the inside. Andy Jackson will carefully guide players through this huge and complex work, working towards an informal play-through at the end of the afternoon. To book and for more information, please click the link below
http://sagegateshead.com/event/cobweb-orchestra39427/
Do let me know if you’ve signed up though as we need to know how much music to bring!
Sunday 13th March, 11-4pm (apologies for posting the wrong day last week!)
Brahms Double Concerto for Violin and Cello with Iona Brown and Nick Byrne
Haxby Memorial Hall, Haxby, YO32 3HT

£10 Members, £13 Non Members
Join Royal Northern Sinfonia players Iona Brown and Nick Byrne for a day looking at the fantastic Brahms’ Double Concerto for Violin and Cello under the expert guidance of Richard Howarth. For more information and to sign up, please see the enrolment form here
That’s all from me, I’m away this half term so please bear with me as I won’t be able to reply to emails until Thursday next week. Have a fab time at The Big Play!
Best wishes,
Lorna
Event Co-ordinator, Cobweb Orchestra

Posted by Lorna Wright