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

Members' notices

Forward look - March rehearsals (Posted: 20 Feb, 2018)
4 March - sectionals, for strings and wind + brass
11 March - 2pm start with Leon, Ken will finish the rehearsal
18 March - Normal start time, with Leon
25 March - Conductor Hilario Flores Coni
1 April - Easter Sunday, no orchestra


25 February (Posted: 20 Feb, 2018)
The rehearsal on 18 Feb wasn't quite as indicated here, but subject to last-minute changes, we expect that on Sunday 25th we'll cover: Dvořák 1st Movement, all 3 dances of Biffer's work and the Bernstein.


Time and date of autumn concert (Posted: 5 Jan, 2018)
The autumn concert will be on Sunday 25 November 2018 at 4pm in Johnstone Town Hall.


April concert (Posted: 20 Nov, 2017)
Our next concert is at 7.30pm on Saturday 21 April 2018 in Johnstone Town Hall, programme as follows:
Bernstein: Overture to ‘Candide’
Malcolm Arnold: Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59
Kester Clark (Biffer): 'Summer Bummer from the Tartan Terrors’ - Three Orchestral Dances on the Highland Midge, Op. 23
Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E minor 'From the New World', Op. 95

Conductor: Leon Reimer


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