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

Members' notices

Rodeo Cuts (Posted: 9 Nov, 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: 7 Oct, 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 25th of November Pre-Concert Rehearsal (Posted: 14 Aug, 2018)
Final pre-concert rehearsal 1:30-3:30pm and performance at 4:00pm.


Sunday 6th of January Rehearsal (Posted: 14 Aug, 2018)
First rehearsal back of the new year.


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 provisional programme is as follows:

Emmanuel Chabrier: Joyeuse Marche
Emmanuel Chabrier: España
Gabriel Fauré: Pavane in F# minor, Op. 50
Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Camille Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in C minor ‘Organ’, Op. 78


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