REHEARSALS

Rehearsals are Tuesdays 7:30-9:45pm at St Botolph’s-without-Aldersgate (EC1A 4EU) in the City of London, which has excellent transport links to: St Paul’s (3 min walk), Barbican (6 min walk), City Thameslink (8 min walk).

St Botolph’s is just south of the Museum of London roundabout, a 3 minute walk north from St. Paul’s Tube. Walk past Tesco on your right with St. Paul’s dome behind you and walk towards the Museum of London Roundabout. Don’t go to Bishopsgate or Aldgate.

REHEARSAL ABSENCE FORM

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    Provisional Rehearsal Schedule – Jan 2022

    Subject to change when Sectionals are confirmed.

    JAN

    JAN 11: Silvestri / Berlioz mvts 4, 5, 1 / Ravel mvts 1 & 2 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No cornets.)

    JAN 18: Berlioz mvts 1, 2, 3 / Ravel mvts 3 & 4 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No trumpets, cornets, trombones, or tubas.)

    JAN 25: Silvestri / Berlioz mvts 4 & 5 / Ravel mvts 1 & 2 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No cornets.)

    FEB

    FEB 1: Berlioz mvts 1, 2, 3 / Ravel mvts 3 & 4 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No trumpets, cornets, trombones, or tubas.)

    FEB 8: Silvestri / Berlioz mvts 4 & 5 / Ravel mvts 1 & 2 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No cornets.)

    FEB 15: Berlioz mvts 1, 2, 3 / Ravel mvts 3 & 4 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No trumpets, cornets, trombones, or tubas.)

    FEB 22: Silvestri / Berlioz mvts 4 & 5 / Ravel mvts 1 & 2 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No cornets.)

    MAR

    MAR 1: Berlioz mvts 1, 2, 3 / Ravel mvts 3 & 4 (No 3 & 4 bassoon. No trumpets, cornets, trombones, or tubas.)

    MAR 8: Silvestri / Berlioz mvts 4 & 5 / Ravel mvts 1 & 2 (Tutti)

    MAR 15: Berlioz mvts 1, 2, 3 / Ravel mvts 3 & 4 (Including trumpets and Cornet 2. No 3 & 4 bassoon, trombones, or tubas.)

    MAR 22: Silvestri / Berlioz mvts 4, 5, 1, 2, 3 / Ravel Complete (Tutti)


    CONCERT SCHEDULE

    Saturday 26 March, 2022, Holy Trinity, Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1X 9BZ

    Get-in: 2pm. Percussion Sectional: 2:30-3:20

    Tutti Rehearsal: 3:30 – 6:15.

    3:30 – Ravel
    4pm – Berlioz mvts 3 & 2
    4:45 – Break
    5:05 – Berlioz mvts 1, 4, 5
    6pm – Silvestri

    Concert: 7:30pm

    Concert dress: all black. Men: black open neck shirts, no DJ’s, no bow ties/ties

    • Please bring a music stand
    • Cellos and basses: please bring spike holders

    After Show Party: TBC


    MEMBERSHIP FEES

    All new strings enjoy an introductory first rehearsal free. Termly subs are £88 (£66 for students, interns and the unemployed). Subs are due by the second rehearsal. If you join part way through the term, your sub is reduced pro rata. Subs for double-basses & violas are waived. Subs are non-refundable. Please pay by bank transfer. Sort Code: 40-02-26, Account No: 52514478, Account Name: Amati Orchestra Limited.