The French Connection - Summer Concert

Saturday 8th July 2023, 19:30, St Andrew's Church, Chippenham


Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
Chaminade: Pas des Cymbales from Callirhoë
Dukas: Fanfare from La Péri
Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette
Ravel: Valses Nobles et Sentimentales
Gershwin: An American in Paris

French Connection Poster

A Matter of Life and Death - Spring Concert

Saturday 25th March 2023, 19:30, St Andrew's, Chippenham


R Strauss: Intro to Also Sprach Zarathustra
Sibelius: The Swan of Tuolena
Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead
Puccini: Crisantemi
Walton: Crown Imperial
Bruch: Symphony No. 3

WCO Sping 2023 Concert Poster

Witches, Wizards and Fairy Tales - Winter Concert

Sunday 4th December 2022, 14:30 (Matinee), Devizes Corn Exchange


Noon Witch (Dvorak)
Extracts from Harry Potter Suite (Williams)
Hansel and Gretel Overture (Humperdink)
The Three Bears Suite (Coates)
Aladdin Suite (Nielsen)

WCO Winter 2022 Concert Poster

Summer concert - WCO Goes to the Movies

Saturday 9th July 2022, 19:30, St Andrews Church, Chippenham

Music from:

Mission Impossible
The Pink Panther
Les Misérables
Star Trek
Witches of Eastwick
Star Wars
West Side Story

WCO Film Concert

Spring Concert

Saturday 26th March 2022, 19:30, Malmesbury Abbey


Kalinnikov - Symphony No. 1
Schumann - Konzertstück for 4 Horns and Orchestra
Rossini - Overture to the Thieving Magpie

Kalinnikov concert poster

Winter Concert: A WINTER'S TALE

Sunday 5th December, 14:30, Devizes Corn Exchange


Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake Suite
Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker Suite
Music from Frozen
Beauty and the Beast
Soloviev-Sedoy - Moscow Nights
Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain

A Winter's Tale WCO Poster

Winter Concert 2019: Elemental

Saturday 7th December, 19:30, St Andrew's Church, Chippenham


Game of Thrones
Helios Overture
Hebrides Overture
Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Winter (Glazunov)
Conga del Fuego

Elemental concert poster

Summer concert 2019: Music inspired by Dance

Saturday 6th July 2019, 19:30


Classical music inspired by dance, including extracts from:
Carmen Suite - Bizet
Aida - Verdi
Swan Lake - Tchaikovsky
Slavonic Dances - Dvorak
And many more!

Dance concert poster

Romantic Favourites - Saturday 30th March 2019

Malmesbury Abbey, 19:30


Weber: Peter Schmoll
Mendelssohn: Violin concerto
(Soloist: Eloisa-Fleur Thom)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 5

Romantic favourites concert poster

Summer Concert - Saturday 14th July 2018

Devizes Corn Exchange, 19:30


Symphony No. 9 'From the New World' - Antonin Dvorak
Mambo from West Side Story - Leonard Bernstein
An American in Paris - George Gershwin
Cowboys Overture - John Williams

American adventure concert poster

Spring Concert - Saturday 28th April 2018

Malmesbury Abbey, 19:30


Overture Overture to The Magic Flute - Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 1 - Beethoven. Soloist: Max Li
Symphony No. 2 - Brahms

Spring 2018 concert poster

Myths and Legends - Saturday 9th December 2017

Devizes Corn Exchange, 19:30


Die Loreley Overture - Bruch
Selection of solo arias (Soloist: Stephanie Harrison)
King Arthur Suite - Elgar
Pictures at an Exhibition - Mussorgsky

Myths and legends concert poster

A Night at the Movies - Saturday 8th July 2017

Devizes Corn Exchange, 19:30


Ride of the Valkyries - Wagner
Adagietto, Symphony No. 7 - Beethoven
Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana - Mascagni
Irish Tune from County Derry - Grainger
Night on a Bare Mountain - Mussorgsky
Theme from Gladiator - Zimmer
Star Wars Suite (extracts) - Williams
Theme from Forrest Gump - Silvestri
Gabriel's Oboe - Morricone
Jaws Suite - Williams

Night at the movies concert poster

Spring Concert - Saturday 29th April 2017

Malmesbury Abbey, 19:30


Grieg - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Grieg - Last Spring (from Two Elegiac Melodies)
Grieg - Piano Concerto (Soloist: You-Chiung Lin)
Sibelius - Andante Festivo
Sibelius - Symphony No. 3
Sibelius - Finlandia

Scandinavia concert poster

Winter Concert - Sunday 4th December

Devizes Corn Exchange, 3:00pm


Dvorak - Slavonic Dances (Op. 46 Nos. 7 and 8; Op. 72 No. 2)
Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Sibelius - Karelia Suite
Tchaikovsky - Nutrcracker Suite
Selection of carols
Anderson - Christmas Festival

Winter 2016 concert poster

Music for a Summer's Evening - Saturday 16th July 2016

Devizes Corn Exchange, 19:30


Sullivan: Overture to The Gondoliers
Coates: London Suite
Butterworth: A Shropshire Lad
Britten: Soirèes Musicales
Henry Wood: Fantasia on Sea Songs

Summer 2016 concert poster

Saturday 9th April 2016

Malmesbury Abbey, 19:30


Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture
Brahms: Variations on a theme by Haydn
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 ("Eroica")

Spring 2016 concert poster