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Winter Concert 1973

Time:
10 Dec 1973, 7:30 p.m.
Venue:
Oldham Hulme Grammar School, Chamber Road, Oldham OL8 4BX
School website

By car: From the M60: Exit at Junction 22 and join the A62 Manchester Rd (signposted Oldham). Travel for just over a mile and turn right into Chamber Road. Proceed uphill for a further mile, cross Frederick Street (B6192) and the schools' main buildings are immediately on the right.

From the A627(M): Leave the motorway by the slip road signed Oldham at the roundabout take the second exit on to Chadderton Way A627. Remain on the A627 across the next roundabout to the following intersection and leave by the slip road. At the roundabout turn right to join the A62 Manchester Street. Travel for approximately half a mile and turn left into Frederick Street (B6192). Travel for a further half a mile and turn left into Chamber Road. The schools' main buildings are immediately on the right.

Parking is available at the school.

By bus: The school is served by the following bus routes: (pdf timetables linked)

Conductor:
James Morrison

Programme

Malcolm Arnold: Overture: Tam O'Shanter

Joseph Haydn: Concerto No 3 in G

The concerto was written for the King of Naples who played the lira organizzata. The concerto was written for 2 of these hurdy-gurdy type instruments but for more conventional performances he adapted the solo parts for flute and oboe.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 5 in E min Op 64

Ralph Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite

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