Repertoire


List of major works performed by the orchestra since 1990

ADAMS, John The Chairman Dances
Short Ride in a Fast Machine
ADDINSELL, Richard Warsaw Concerto
AJDIC, Alojz Rhapsody for Trumpet and Orchestra
UK premiere 2012 with Rebecca Robertson
ALBRECHTSBURGER, Johann Georg Concerto for alto trombone
ALWYN, William Symphony 5
ARITJUNJAN, Alexander Trumpet Concerto
ARNOLD, Sir Malcolm Symphonies 2, 3, 4 & 5
John Field Fantasy
Clarinet Concerto 2
Philharmonic Concerto
Little Suite No 1
Four Cornish Dances (twice)
Scottish Dances
Giubiloso
BACH, Johann Sebastian Double Concerto
Toccata and Fugue (arr Stokowski)
BANTOCK, Sir Granville The National Anthem
BARBER, Samuel Overture, School for Scandal
Violin Concerto
Adagio for Strings
BARTOK, Bela Romanian Folk Dances
The Miraculous Mandarin Suite
Concerto for Orchestra
BAX, Sir Arnold Symphony 1
Festival Overture
Tintagel
BEETHOVEN, Ludwig van Overture, Coriolan
Overture, Leonore No 3
Piano Concerto 4
Piano Concerto 5
BENNETT, Richard Rodney Variations on an English Nursery Tune
BERLIOZ, Hector Overture, Le Carneval Romain
Symphonie Fantastique
Damnation of Faust
Overture, Le Corsaire
BERNSTEIN, Leonard Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
BINGHAM, Judith Four Minute Mile
BLISS, Sir Arthur A Colour Symphony
BORODIN, Alexander Prince Igor: Overture & Polovtsian Dances
BOURNE, Owen Slaithwaite Chaconne (first performance)
BRAHMS, Johannes Symphonies 1, 2 3 & 4
Academic Festival Overture
Double Concerto
Piano Concerto 1
BRITTEN, Benjamin Four Sea Interludes, from Peter Grimes
Russian Funeral Music
The War Requiem
BRUCH, Max Violin Concerto 1
Kol Nidrei
BRUCKNER, Anton Symphony 9
BUSONI, Ferruccio Violin Concerto
BUTTERWORTH, Arthur A Dales Suite
Cello Concerto (first performance)
CANTELOUBE, Joseph Songs of the Auvergne
COATES, Eric Knightsbridge March
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR, Samuel Hiawatha’s Wedding-Feast
COPLAND, Aaron Four Dances from Rodeo
Clarinet Concerto
CURTIS, Matthew (b 1959) Amsterdam Suite (first performance)
Overture An Improbable Centenary (first performance)
Divertimento for Orchestra (first performance)
Paths to Urbino
Pas de Deux
Outward Bound
Various short pieces
DAVIES, Sir H Walford Solemn Melody
DEBUSSY, Claude Prelude a l’Apres Midi d’un Faun
DELIBES, Leo Ballet Suite: Sylvia
DELIUS, Frederick The Walk to the Paradise Garden
DOHNANYI, Ernst Variations on a Nursery Tune
DRAGONETTI, Domenico Double Bass Concerto
DUKAS The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
DVORAK, Antonin Symphonies 6, 8 & 9
Scherzo Capriccioso
Cello concerto
Violin Concerto
Slavonic Dance No 8
ELGAR, Sir Edward Symphonies 1 & 2
Cello Concerto
Serenade for Strings
Overture, In the South
Overture, Cockaigne
The Music Makers
Enigma Variations
Overture, Froissart
Sea Pictures
Chanson de Matin
Pomp and Circumstance March No 1
ELGAR / PAYNE Symphony 3
ELLIN, Benjamin (b 1980) Harp Concerto (World
premiere)
Leters from Home (World premiere)
ELLIS, Vivian Coronation Scot
FRANCK, Cesar Symphony in D minor
GABRIELI, Giovanni Sonata Pian’ e Forte
GERSHWIN, George Piano Concerto
Rhapsody in Blue
Symphonic Picture, Porgy and Bess
GLAZUNOV, Alexander Violin Concerto
GLINKA, Mikhail Overture, Ruslan & Ludmilla
GODFREY, Fred Lucy Long
GRAINGER, Percy Irish Tune from County Derry
GRIEG, Edvard Elegiac melodies for strings
GRUBER, H K Frankenstein!!
GUILMANT, Felix Alexandre Symphony 1 for Organ and Orchestra
HANDEL, G F Suite: The Water Music
HARRISON, Mark (b 1954) Symphony in F (first performance)
HARTLAND, Matthew (b 1965) Farewell to a Soldier (first performance)
HAYDN, Joseph Symphony 94
Trumpet Concerto
HINDEMITH, Paul Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Weber
HOLST, Gustav Ballet Music The Perfect Fool
The Planets
Hammersmith
HUMMEL, Joseph Trumpet Concerto
HUMPERDINCK, Engelbert Overture Hansel & Gretel
D’INDY,
Vincent
Symphony on a French Mountain Air
KABALEVSKY, Dmitri Overture Colas Breugnon
KHACHATURIAN, Aram Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Violin Concerto
KODALY, Zoltan Peacock Variations
Dances of Galanta
KREK, Uros Rhapsodic Dance (UK premiere 2012)
LAMBERT, Constant The Rio Grande
LISZT, Franz Piano Concerto 2
LITOLFF, Henry Scherzo from ConcertoSymphonique 4
LUTOSLAWSKI, Witold Paganini Variations
MACKENZIE, Sir Alexander Britannia: A Nautical Overture
MACMILLAN, James Britannia
MAHLER, Gustav Symphony 3 (first performance in Huddersfield)
Symphony 5
Symphony 1
MARCELLO, Benedetto Oboe Concerto
MASCAGNI, Pietro Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
MAURICE, Paule Tableaux de Provence for Saxophone & Orchestra
MAXWELL DAVIES, Sir Peter An Orkney Wedding, with Sunrise
Mavis in Las Vegas
MEDTNER, Nicolai Piano Concerto 3
MENDELSSOHN, Felix Overture, Ruy Blas
Violin Concerto
Overture, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Overture, The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave)
MILHAUD, Darius Piano Concerto 2
MOZART, W A Piano Concerto 24
Violin Concertos  4, 5
Overture The Magic Flute
Symphony 35 (Haffner)
Exsultate, Jubilate
Concert Arias
Horn Concerto 3
Sumphony 41 (Jupiter)
MUSSORGSKY, Modest St John’s Night on Bare Mountain
MUSSORGSKY/RAVEL Pictures at an Exhibition
MUSSORGSKY/RIMSKY-KORSAKOV A Night on the Bare Mountain
NIELSON, Carl Overture Helios
Symphony 4
Symphony 5
ORFF, Carl Carmina Burana
PANUFNIK, Sir Andrzej Sinfonia Sacra
PARRY, Hubert Jerusalem
POULENC, Francis Flute Concerto (arr Berkeley)
Piano Concerto
Gloria
Les Biches
PROKOVIEV, Sergei Suites 1 & 2 from Romeo & Juliet
Peter & the Wolf
Lieutenant Kije
Piano Concerto 3
PUCCINI, Giacomo Excerpts from La Boheme etc.
Concert performance of Turandot
Fully staged performance of La Boheme
Fully staged performance of Tosca
RACHMANINOV, Sergei Piano Concertos 2,3,4
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Symphonies 2 & 3
RADVILOVICH, Alexander Music for Soul Leaving (UK premiere)
RAVEL, Maurice Suite 2
Daphnis & Chloe Suites 1 & 2
Bolero
RAWSTHORNE, Alan Piano Concerto 2
RESPIGHI, Ottorino The Pines of Rome
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV, Nicolai Scheherazade
Bridal Procession from Le Coq d’Or
Capriccio Espagnol
The Snow Maiden
RODGERS, Richard Slaughter on 10th Avenue
RODRIGO Music for Wind Instruments
ROSSINI, Gioachino Overture, Thieving Magpie
Overture, Barber of Seville
RUSSELL, Barry A Yorkshire Fanfare
Seated on the Rainbow
keep going
RUTTER, John Suite Antique for Flute & Strings
SAINT-SAENS, Camille Violin Concerto 3
Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso
Symphony 3 “Organ Symphony”
Havanaise
SCHUBERT, Franz Symphonies 5 & 8
SCHUMANN, Robert Piano Concerto
SHOSTAKOVICH, Dmitri Symphonies 4, 5, 7, 8, 10 & 12
Festive Overture
Cello Concerto 1
Piano Concerto 2 in F
Jazz Suite No 2 (Variety Suite)
SIBELIUS, Jean Symphonies 1, 2,5 & 7
En Saga
Karelia Suite
Violin Concerto
Finlandia
SMETANA, Bedrich Ma Vlast:

  • Vysehrad
  • Vltava
  • From Bohemia’s Forests and Meadows

Overture, The Bartered Bride

STRAUSS, Richard Waltz-Sequence from Der Rosencavalier
Ein Heldenleben
Six Songs
An Alpine Symphony
Don Juan
STRAVINSKY, Igor Firebird Suite
Firebird Ballet
Pulcinella
Rite of Spring
SUK, Josef Asrael Symphony
SUPPE, Franz von Overture: Light Cavalry
SVENDSEN, Johan Romance for violin & orchestra
SZYMANOWSKI, Karol Symphonie Concertante
TAYLOR, Laura Fanfare
TCHAIKOVSKY, P I Symphonies 1, 2, 4, 5 & 6
The Tempest
The Nutcracker
Piano Concerto 1
Rococo Variations for Cello & Orchestra
Violin Concerto
Fantasy Overture
Romeo and Juliet
Manfred Symphony
Capriccio Italien
TOMLINSON, Ernest Fantasia on North Country Tunes
TORKE, Michael Javelin
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, Ralph Symphonies 2,4,6 & 8
Overture, The Wasps
The Lark Ascending
Fantasia on Greensleeves
Job
Tuba Concerto
VERDI, Giuseppe Te Deum
Operatic excerpts
The Force of Destiny
Concert Performance of Aida
Requiem
WAGNER, Richard Prelude & Liebestod from Tristan & Isolde
Overture The Mastersingers
Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin
Fully staged production of The Flying Dutchman
WALTON, Sir William Prelude to Richard III
March Crown Imperial
Viola Concerto
Symphony 1
Spitfire Prelude and Fugue
Johannesburg Festival Overture
Coronation March (1953) Orb & Sceptre
A Shakespeare Suite from Richard III
WEBER, Carl Maria von Overtures: Oberon, Der Freischutz
Clarinet Concertos 1 & 2
WEBER / BERLIOZ Invitation to the Dance
WEILL, Kurt Symphony 2
WILLIAMS, John Symphonic suite from the film Harry Potter
WILLIAMSON, Malcolm Love’s Reedeming Work Is Done
WOOD, Arthur Barwick Green
WOOD, Henry Fantasia on British Sea Songs