2013 - 2014 Season

"I venture to say that without the gracious influence of my wife, I doubt whether there would have been a Port Sunlight; I doubt whether there would be a firm of the dimensions of Lever Brothers" (Viscount Leverhulme, December 1922)

Sunday 13th October 2013

Conductor: David Straughan

Sunlight and Song

Overture Di Ballo

Grand March from Tannhauser

Cottage on the Mountain

Blades of Battle

March from Scipio

Overture The Bohemian Girl

Marche Militaire

Sullivan

Wagner

Philip Smith

Philip Smith

Handel

M. W. Balfe

Gounod

Sunday 9th December 2012

Conductor: David Straughan

Soloist: Elizabeth Elliott

Musicale - A Benjamin Britten Celebration

Vienna Philharmonic Fanfare

Overture The Yeomen of the Guard

Chacony in G minor

Danse Rustique

Soirees Musicales: 1. March 2. Canzonetta 3. Tirolese 4. Bolero 5. Tarantella

Bells across the Snow

Holiday Pops

Richard Strauss

Sullivan

Purcell arr. Britten

W. H. Squire arr. Murdin

Rossini, ed. Britten

Gounod

arr. B. Cerulli

Saturday 12th April 2014

Port Sunlight Orchestra

Conductor: David Straughan

Tannhauser March

Hearts and Flowers from Winter Tales

Scipio March

Chacony in G minor

Adagio from Spartacus

Soirees Musicales: 1) March, 2) Canzonetta, 3) Tirolese 4) Bolero, 5) Tarantella

Music from Guys and Dolls

Music from Titanic

Music from Chicago

Mancini Magic

Overture The Cowboys

Wagner

Alphonse Czibulka

Handel arr. Mallandaine

Purcell ed. Britten

Khachaturian

Britten

Loesser arr. Custer

Horner

Ebb and Kander

Mancini arr. Brubaker

John Williams

Saturday 7th June 2014

Conductor: David Straughan

Stage and Screen

Overture The Cowboys

Adagio from Spartacus

Victory at Sea

If I Were a Rich Man from Fiddler on the Roof

Music from Guys and Dolls

Overture Crazy for You

Music from Miss Saigon

The Sound of Music selection

The Pink Panther

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Raiders March from Raiders of the Lost Ark

John Williams

Khachaturian

Rodgers arr. Robert Russell Bennett

Bock arr. Rosenhaus

Loesser arr. Custer

George and Ira Gershwin arr. Brubaker

Claude-Michel Schoenberg

Rodgers arr. Rapley

Mancini arr. Cacavas

Klaus Badelt

John WIlliams

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