June 2016
Picnic with the Pelly

The Programme

1. The Wasps Overture, Ralf Vaughan Williams

2. Country Gardens, Percy Aldridge Grainger, arr. L. Artok

3. Chanson de Matin, Op 15 No 2, Edward Elgar

4. Teddy Bear's Picnic, John Bratton, arr. George Pollen

5. Tahiti Trot, Vincent Yuma's, orch Shostakovich, arr. Brubaker

6. Sailing By, Ronald Binge, arr. George Pollen

7. Flight of the Bumble Bee, Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

8. Land of the Montain and the Flood, Hamish MacCunn

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9. Champagne Polka, Johann Strauss

10. Lilac Time Selection, Franz Schubert, arr. G H Clutsam

11. Jumping Bean, Robert Farnon

12. Summertime, George Gershwin, arr. George Pollen                 Trumpet: Chris Preddy

13. Theme from A Summer Place, Max Steiner, arr. George Pollen

14. Peanut Polka, Robert Farnon

15. Largo from 'New World' Symphony, Dvořák

16. Pineapple Poll, Arthur Sullivan, arr. Charles MacKerras

The Orchestra

(guest players in italics)

1st Violins

David Wallace, Judy Dudley, Jinny Gribble, Rachel Haver, Anne Highley, Lynne Thomson, David White

2nd Violins

Lesley Lemon, Polly Dickinson, Sue Gillis, Carole Kaldor, Zami Jalil


Tony Smith, Tracey Milne, Sally Stanford


Lynda Trice, Martin Heath, Lesley Evans, Higgs, Margaret Houston, Clive Jackson

Double Basses

Lorraine Collins, Sally Swift, David Barnes


Elaine Herbert, Barbara Sykes*


Barry Collisson, Katy Warren*


Andrew Norris, Helen Lister


Paula Burton, Karen Carter

French Horns

Peter KaldorTim Jones


Chris Preddy, Caroline Jones

Trombones/Bass Trombone*

Frances Jones, David Horden, Mike Thomson, Paul Dodge*


Roger Graham


Chris King, Jack Stone


Charlie Grimsey