Our next concert dates

 

Sunday May 13 - 2018 - 2:30 pm

St Clement's Church, Stretford, Urmston, M41 9JZ

An Afternoon of Light Orchestral Music

A delightful musical programme of classic Light Orchestra favourites including;

The Horse Guards, Whitehall by Haydn Wood, The Godfather by Nino Rota, Night & Day Sel. by Cole Porter, Hampstead Heath by John Holliday, Pirates of the Caribbean by Klaus Badelt, The Dam Busters March by Eric Coates, Sailing By by Ronald Binge, In Party Mood by Jack Strachey, Belle of the Ball by Leroy Anderson, Duke Ellington Medley.

 

Recent concerts performed by HLO 

 

Sunday June 18 - 2017 - 2:00 pm St. Josephs Home, Plymouth Grove, Manchester

HLO returned once again to the lovely St. Joseph's Home at Plymouth Grove for a rousing selection of light orchestral music.

 

Sunday May 21 - 2017 - 2:00 pm HLO Spring Concert - St. Margaret & All Hallows Church

The HLO performed an exciting selection of music for our spring concert.

 

Sunday 12 March 2017, 2:30pm  - Padgate Methodist Church, Warrington

HLO together with the Kings Leadership Academy Warrington Chamber Choir performed an afternoon of light music for friends and family.  It has been a number of years since HLO performed here and a packed programme of Light Orchestra favourites together with a lovely selection of choral numbers from the choir made for a very enjoyable afternoon. 

Music included; 'Bacchanale' by C. Saint-Seans, 'Demoiselle Chic & Cafe Chantant' by Percy Fletcher, 'Persian March' by Johann Strauss, 'March of the Siamese Children' by Richard Rogers, 'March from A Little Suite' by Trevor Duncan, 'Korcha' by Illuminato Culotta, 'English Folk Song Suite' by R. Vaughn Williams, 'Japanischer Lanternentanz' by Yoshimoto, 'Shadow Waltz' by Paul Dubois, 'Der alte Brummbar' by Julius Fucik, 'La Cinquantaine' by Gabriel Marie, 'Sussex Downs' by Billy Mayerl and 'Berliner Luft' by Paul Lincke.  Encore 'Jumping Bean' by Robert Farnon

 

Sunday 28 February 2016, 2:30pm 'Spring Concert' - St. Joseph's Home, Plymouth Grove, Manchester

HLO performed a festive concert for for friends and family at a lovely new venue for the HLO at Christ Church in Davyhulme.  A wide selection of Light Orchestra favourites with a selection of Christmas Carols made for a very enjoyable afternoon. 

Music included; 'Semper Fidelis' by JP Sousa, 'Miss Melanie' by Ronald Binge, 'Overture to Iolanthe' by Arthur Sullivan, 'Sailors Holiday' by Edgar Martell, 'On The Bosphorus' by Paul Lincke, 'Looking Around' by Colin Smith, 'Barnacle Bill' by Ashworth Hope' and 'The King and I' Selection by Rodgers & Hammerstein.

 

Sunday 13 December 2015, 2:30pm 'Music for a Winter's Afternoon'  - Christ Church, Davyhulme

HLO performed a festive concert for for friends and family at a lovely new venue for the HLO at Christ Church in Davyhulme.  A wide selection of Light Orchestra favourites with a selection of Christmas Carols made for a very enjoyable afternoon. 

Music included; 'Girls in Grey' by Charles Williams, 'A Christmas Festival' by Leroy Anderson, 'Basque Fandango' by Francis Lopez, 'Exodus Theme' by Ernest Gold, 'Pavanne' by Morton Gould and 'Oklahoma' selection by Rodgers & Hammerstein.

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