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St James Orchestra, Paisley
Abercorn St, Paisley PA3 4AB

Members' notices

Autumn Concert (In Memory of Duncan McBride) - Sunday 25th of November 2018 (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Our next concert will be on Sunday 25th of November 2018 in Johnstone Town Hall, 25 Church St, Johnstone PA5 8EG at 4pm. The programme is as follows:

John Williams: Overture - The Cowboys
Joseph Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in Eb
John Maxwell Geddes: Dances at Threave
John Williams: Schindler’s List
Aaron Copland: Four Dance Episodes from ‘Rodeo’
John Williams: The March from ‘Superman’


Sunday 23rd of September Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the Dances at Threave followed by Superman March and 2nd and 3rd movements of the Haydn. Tea duty shall fall to the Violas and Double Basses.


Sunday 30th of September Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Sectional rehearsals with Bernard Docherty (Strings), John Grant (Woodwind) and Leon (Brass). Tea duty shall fall to the Woodwind.


Sunday 7th of October Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the 4th movement of the Rodeo followed by the Cowboys Overture and the Dances at Threave. Tea duty shall fall to the Brass.


Sunday 14th of October Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the 2nd and 3rd movements of the Rodeo followed by all 3 movements of the Haydn and the Schindler's List. Tea duty shall fall to the 1st Violins.


Sunday 21st of October Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the Dances at Threave followed by Superman March and 2nd and 3rd movements of the Rodeo. Tea duty shall fall to the 2nd Violins.


Sunday 28th of October Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the 1st and 2nd movements of the Rodeo followed by the Cowboys Overture. Tea duty shall fall to the Cellos.


Sunday 4th of November Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the Dances at Threave followed by all 3 movements of the Haydn and the Schindler's List. Tea duty shall fall to the Violas and Double Basses.


Sunday 11th of November Rehearsal (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the 3rd and 4th movements of the Rodeo followed by Cowboys Overture and the Superman March. Tea duty shall fall to the Woodwind.


Sunday 18th of November Rehearsal (Posted: 14 Aug, 2018)
Rehearsal will start with the Dances at Threave followed by all 3 movements of the Haydn and the Schindler's List. Tea duty shall fall to the Brass.


Sunday 25th of November Pre-Concert Rehearsal (Posted: 14 Aug, 2018)
Final pre-concert rehearsal 1:30-3:30pm and performance at 4:00pm.


Spring Concert - Sunday 22nd of April 2019 (Posted: 22 Apr, 2018)
Our spring concert will be on Sunday 22nd of April 2019 in Paisley Abbey, Abbey Close, Paisley PA1 1JG at 7.30pm. The programme is as yet undecided.


Rehearsal Venue (Posted: 2 May, 2016)
Our rehearsal venue is Wallneuk North Church, Abercorn St, Paisley PA3 4AB.