The new term starts soon – Thursday 19 April. We’ve been getting music ready. As usual, it’ll be a variety of old and modern, fast and slow, with different musical challenges in the different pieces. We already have a few new players coming for the first time this term, so if anyone wants to give […]
It’s nearly time for this term’s soirée! We’ll be in Thatcham, just off the A4, on the evening of Thursday 29 March. If you’d like to be in the audience for our play-through of this term’s music, or just to find out more, please do get in touch. Some people who join Da Capo haven’t […]
The end of term “soirée”, where we play through the pieces we’ve been learning during the term, usually also includes some solos or chamber music. (Only from people who want to!) Occasionally it’s also included a song or a poem. Very occasionally, it’s included a poem or song written by someone in the orchestra about […]
Paid role for cheerful, patient conductor, with clear conventional baton technique & sense of humour. Reading/Newbury/Basingstoke area, near A4.
Soirée is likely to be Thursday 6 December. Friendly eavesdroppers welcome!