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

Members' notices

Rodeo Cuts (Posted: 7 Oct, 2018)
Movement 1 as is.

Numbers 44 to 45 cut.

Corral Nocturne as is.

Numbers 52 to 61 cut.

Saturday Night Waltz cuts:
Numbers 71A to 72
3 bars before the end NO repeat and in 6.

Hoe-Down cuts:
No pause at 75. Straight through instead also no meno mosso.
1 bar after 76 no repeats.
4 bars before 80 is IN (no cut).
Big cut from the pause bar 1 bar before number 86 to 8 bars after number 89 inclusively.


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 21st of October Rehearsal - 2:00pm Start (Posted: 16 Sep, 2018)
Rehearsal will start at 2:00pm 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 1st Violins.


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 28th of April 2019 (Posted: 22 Apr, 2018)
Our spring concert will be on Sunday 28th 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.