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July Concert 2005

Time:
1 Jul 2005, 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:
Richard Waldock

Soloists

Liz Rossi

This is a portrait of Liz Rossi

Liz played the Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 with Oldham Symphony Orchestra in 2005. She was born in London in 1975 and started playing the violin at the age of seven. She studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and the Junior Royal Academy. In 1993 she won an exhibition scholarship to study at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester where she studied for 5 years with Professor Wen Zhou Li. Whilst at the RNCM Liz formed the award-winning Sirius String Quartet with Adi Brett. Liz and Adi now also perform together as the Bridgewater Duo. In 1998 Liz joined the Halle Orchestra as number 5 1st violin. She has also appeared as a soloists, and her repertory includes Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, which she performed with the Halle Orchestra; and she has appeared as a soloist with Oldham Symphony Orchestra with whom she performed Bruch’s violin concert, and Gorton Philharmonic Orchestra playing Chausson’s Poeme. Liz enjoys her private teaching commitments, and she also enjoys her coaching work with the Halle Youth Orchestra.

Programme

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No 5 in C minor OP 67

Max Bruch: Violin Concerto in G minor Op 26

Graham Marshall: Symphonic Suite: Medlock Way

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