Events Diary

Please click on ‘categories’ below if you wish to search for events that are specifically participation, performance, or residential.

If you have any queries or if you’d like any further information, please contact our events coordinator:
Lorna Wright: events@cobweborchestra.org.uk

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If you ever have space in your car and would be happy to share your journey to an event with another Cobwebber, The Cobwebs Car Sharing Link tells you which lifts are available and if any are needed.
Disclaimer: Please be aware that this form is not private, so any contact information you give here is visible to everyone. Alternatively, if you enrol in advance, the online enrolment form for each event allows you to ‘click’ to offer a lift.

Don’t worry if there isn’t an enrolment form yet, as they will be available nearer to the event. 

Jan
19
Sun
Cobweb Orchestra in Concert @ Bowes Museum
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:45 pm

Sunday 19th January
Bowes Museum, Newgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8NP
Rehearsal 10.am – 2.00 pm. Performance 3.00 – 4.45 pm.

Cobweb Orchestra will be performing a concert at Bowes Museum with an Italian theme to accompany an exhibition of paintings by the Guido Reni (1575-1642). The programme will feature Benjamin Britten’s sparkling arrangements of Rossini’s “Soiress Musicales”, Allegri’s “Miserere”, Mendelsshon’s’ “Italian” symphony, and extracts of operas by Mascagni, Verdi and Puccini.

There will be an additional rehearsal for this event on Sunday 12th January, 2-5pm at Dipton Community Centre. Please indicate on your enrolment form if you can attend this rehearsal or not. Please note, if you cannot attend the rehearsal it won’t rule you out of taking part in the concert.

To enrol to perform in the concert online, please click here
To enrol to perform in the concert with a paper copy, please download one here
Feb
1
Sat
Cobweb Orchestra in Concert as part of the Brundibar Festival @ United Reform Church Jesmond
Feb 1 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Saturday 1st February
United Reformed Church, Tankerville Terrace, Jesmond, NE2 3AE

Rehearsal 9.30 am -12.30 pm. Performance 1.00 – 2.00 pm

Cobweb Orchestra will be performing a concert as part of the Brundibar Festival at the United Reform Church in Jesmond. Programme to include Dohnanyi’s “Festive Overture” and Beethoven’s Triple Concerto with soloists Alexandra Raikhlina (violin) Liubov Ulybysheva.(cello) and Yoshie Kawamura (piano)

There will be an additional rehearsal for this event on Sunday 12th January, 11-1pm at Dipton Community Centre. Please indicate on your enrolment form if you can attend this rehearsal or not. Please note, if you cannot attend the rehearsal it won’t rule you out of taking part in the concert.

To enrol for the Brundibar Festival concert online, please click here.
To enrol for the Brundibar Festival with a paper copy, please download one here

Tickets to the concert are £5/£8 and are now available by clicking here.

Oct
3
Sat
Cobweb Orchestra 25th Anniversary Weekend @ Stanley Community Centre
Oct 3 @ 12:30 pm – Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm

Join us for our 25th anniversary celebrations!

More info to follow.