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The Glasgow Chamber Orchestra has been giving concerts since 1967. These pages contain details of all the main concerts held since that date. Use the buttons below to navigate to each decade.
The GCO Concert Archive
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Previous Concerts - 1980 to 1989
2020 - present 2020 - present 2010 - 2019 2010 - 2019 2000 - 2009 2000 - 2009
1990 - 1999 1990 - 1999 1980 - 1989 1980 - 1989 1967 - 1979 1967 - 1979
1989 Sunday 19 November 1989 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – William Kean Bach : Air on the G String Haydn : Symphony No.87 Ravel : Le Tombeau de Couperin Tchaikovsky : Nutcracker Suite Blake : The Snowman – Anne Lorne-Gillies Saturday 20 May 1989 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – William Kean Mozart : Symphony No.38 'Prague' Berlioz : Les Nuits d'Eté – Sheila Rae & Robert Harvey Delius : On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring Prokofiev : Classical Symphony Debussy : Petite Suite Sunday 19 March 1989 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Guilio Romano Mendelssohn : The Hebrides Overture ‘Fingal’s Cave’ Fauré : Pavane Cimarosa : Concerto for Oboe and Strings Clare Johnson Rachmaninoff : Vocalise Haydn : Symphony No.104 'London' 1988 Saturday 26 November 1988 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – William Kean Beethoven : Coriolan Overture Händel: Concerto Grosso in A minor Wagner : Siegfried Idyll Beethoven : Symphony No.7 Sunday 5 June 1988 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Schubert : Overture in D ‘In the Italian Style’ Gounod : Petite Symphonie Shostakovich : Cello Concerto No.1 – Timothy Walden Holst : St. Paul's Suite Haydn : Symphony No.101 'The Clock' Sunday 28 February 1988 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Mozart : Symphony No.31 'Paris' Krommer : Concerto for Two Clarinets and Orchestra - John Cushing & Josef Pacewicz Rossini : Overture La Cenerentola Arriaga : Sinfonia a Gran Orquestra 1987 Sunday 22 November 1987 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Mozart : The Marriage of Figaro Overture Wiren : Serenade for Strings Jacob : Old Wine in New Bottles Mendelssohn : Symphony No.4 'Italian' Sunday 7 June 1987 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Mozart : Overture 'Der Schauspieldirektor' Mozart : Horn Concerto No.2 - Lawrence Rodgers Beethoven : Octet for Winds Mozart : Eine kleine Nachtmusik Beethoven : Symphony No.8 1986 Friday 28 November 1986 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Peter Mountain Haydn : Symphony No.96 'The Miracle' Weber : Clarinet Concerto No.1 - Lawrence Gill Beethoven : Symphony No.4 Sunday 1 June 1986 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Rossini : The Barber of Seville Overture Britten : Simple Symphony Copland : Appalachian Spring (Original version) Vorísek : Symphony in D Sunday 23 March 1986 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Schubert : Symphony No.3 Fauré : Pavane Strauss : Serenade for Winds Op.7 Mendelssohn : Symphony No.3 'Scottish' 1985 Thursday 12 December 1985 City Hall, Glasgow Conductor - Nairn Young Handel : Messiah - with the Clydebank Lyric Choir Sunday 17 November 1985 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Mozart : Symphony No.36 'Linz' Barber : Adagio for Strings Dvorák : Serenade for Winds Op.44 Beethoven : Symphony No.1 Sunday 19 May 1985 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Grieg : Holberg Suite Elgar : Serenade for Strings Nielsen : Little Suite for Strings Mozart : Symphony No.29 Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 March 1985 Glasgow Cathedral & West Kirk Helensburgh Conductor - William Webb Bach : Prelude and Fugue in C major BWV547 (Organ) Poulenc : Concerto for Organ and Orchestra - John Turner Wagner : Siegfried Idyll Haydn : Symphony No.99
1984 Sunday 18 November 1984 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Rossini : Overture The Thieving Magpie Mozart : Clarinet Concerto - Robert Russell Beethoven : Symphony No.6 'Pastoral' Sunday 3 June 1984 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Mozart : Symphony No.39 Prokofiev : Piano Concerto No.1 Händel : Music for the Royal Fireworks Ravel : Bolero Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 March 1984 Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Mahler : Symphony No.2 'Resurrection' with Rosalind Taylor, Christine Cairns, Glasgow Cathedral Choir, SNO Youth Choir &New Glasgow Singers 1983 Sunday 29 May 1983 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Vaughan Williams : Tuba Concerto - Raymond Tennant Canteloube : Chants d'Auvergne - Anne Lorne Gillies Beethoven : Symphony No.7 Sunday 27 February 1983 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Schubert : Symphony No.8 'Unfinished' Smetana : ‘Vltava’ from 'Ma Vlast' Kabalevsky : Piano Concerto No.3 - Margaret McLeod Coates : The Three Bears, A Phantasy 1982 Sunday 7 November 1982 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Arnold : Four Scottish Dances Burgon : Brideshead Variations for Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Trumpet, Harp and orchestra - Sheila Reid, Charles Dodds, Barbara Mooney, Mark Calder & Christine Wilson Dvorák : Symphony No.8 Thursday 29 April 1982 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Mendelssohn : Overture The Hebrides Beethoven : Symphony No.8 Martin : Concerto for Seven Wind Instruments, Timpani, Percussion and Strings 1981 Thursday 30 April 1981 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor Sam Bor Beethoven : Coriolan Overture Mozart : Violin Concerto in A major - Edwin Paling Beethoven : Romance for Violin and Orchestra - Edwin Paling Mozart : Symphony No.40 Thursday 5 February 1981 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor Sam Bor Haydn : Symphony No.97 Telemann : Concerto in G for Viola and Strings - Carolyn Sparey Hindemith : Trauermusik for Viola and Strings - Carolyn Sparey Mozart : Symphony No.35 'Haffner' 1980 Thursday 13 November 1980 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor Sam Bor Warlock : Capriol Suite Bach : Concerto in D minor for Violin and Oboe - Sam Bor & Sheila Hay Weber : Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra - Lorna Cook Respighi : Suite 'The Birds' Rossini : 'The Italian Girl in Algiers' Overture
The GCO is a charity registered in Scotland No SC022256
The Glasgow Chamber Orchestra has been giving concerts since 1967. These pages contain contains details of all the main concerts held since that date. Use the buttons below to navigate to each decade.
The GCO Concert Archive
 2020 - present 2020 - present 2010 - 2019 2010 - 2019 2000 - 2009 2000 - 2009 1990 - 1999 1990 - 1999 1980 - 1989 1967 - 1979
Previous Concerts - 1980-1989
1989 Sunday 19 November 1989 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – William Kean Bach : Air on the G String Haydn : Symphony No.87 Ravel : Le Tombeau de Couperin Tchaikovsky : Nutcracker Suite Blake : The Snowman – Anne Lorne-Gillies Saturday 20 May 1989 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – William Kean Mozart : Symphony No.38 'Prague' Berlioz : Les Nuits d'Eté – Sheila Rae & Robert Harvey Delius : On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring Prokofiev : Classical Symphony Debussy : Petite Suite Sunday 19 March 1989 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Guilio Romano Mendelssohn : The Hebrides Overture ‘Fingal’s Cave’ Fauré : Pavane Cimarosa : Concerto for Oboe and Strings Clare Johnson Rachmaninoff : Vocalise Haydn : Symphony No.104 'London' 1988 Saturday 26 November 1988 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – William Kean Beethoven : Coriolan Overture Händel: Concerto Grosso in A minor Wagner : Siegfried Idyll Beethoven : Symphony No.7 Sunday 5 June 1988 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Schubert : Overture in D ‘In the Italian Style’ Gounod : Petite Symphonie Shostakovich : Cello Concerto No.1 – Timothy Walden Holst : St. Paul's Suite Haydn : Symphony No.101 'The Clock' Sunday 28 February 1988 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Mozart : Symphony No.31 'Paris' Krommer : Concerto for Two Clarinets and Orchestra - John Cushing & Josef Pacewicz Rossini : Overture La Cenerentola Arriaga : Sinfonia a Gran Orquestra 1987 Sunday 22 November 1987 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Mozart : The Marriage of Figaro Overture Wiren : Serenade for Strings Jacob : Old Wine in New Bottles Mendelssohn : Symphony No.4 'Italian' Sunday 7 June 1987 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Charles Floyd Mozart : Overture 'Der Schauspieldirektor' Mozart : Horn Concerto No.2 - Lawrence Rodgers Beethoven : Octet for Winds Mozart : Eine kleine Nachtmusik Beethoven : Symphony No.8 1986 Friday 28 November 1986 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Peter Mountain Haydn : Symphony No.96 'The Miracle' Weber : Clarinet Concerto No.1 - Lawrence Gill Beethoven : Symphony No.4 Sunday 1 June 1986 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Rossini : The Barber of Seville Overture Britten : Simple Symphony Copland : Appalachian Spring (Original version) Vorísek : Symphony in D Sunday 23 March 1986 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Schubert : Symphony No.3 Fauré : Pavane Strauss : Serenade for Winds Op.7 Mendelssohn : Symphony No.3 'Scottish' 1985 Thursday 12 December 1985 City Hall, Glasgow Conductor - Nairn Young Handel : Messiah - with the Clydebank Lyric Choir Sunday 17 November 1985 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Mozart : Symphony No.36 'Linz' Barber : Adagio for Strings Dvorák : Serenade for Winds Op.44 Beethoven : Symphony No.1 Sunday 19 May 1985 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor – Graham Griffiths Grieg : Holberg Suite Elgar : Serenade for Strings Nielsen : Little Suite for Strings Mozart : Symphony No.29 Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 March 1985 Glasgow Cathedral & West Kirk Helensburgh Conductor - William Webb Bach : Prelude and Fugue in C major BWV547 (Organ) Poulenc : Concerto for Organ and Orchestra - John Turner Wagner : Siegfried Idyll Haydn : Symphony No.99
1984 Sunday 18 November 1984 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Rossini : Overture The Thieving Magpie Mozart : Clarinet Concerto - Robert Russell Beethoven : Symphony No.6 'Pastoral' Sunday 3 June 1984 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Mozart : Symphony No.39 Prokofiev : Piano Concerto No.1 Händel : Music for the Royal Fireworks Ravel : Bolero Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 March 1984 Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Mahler : Symphony No.2 'Resurrection' with Rosalind Taylor, Christine Cairns, Glasgow Cathedral Choir, SNO Youth Choir &New Glasgow Singers 1983 Sunday 29 May 1983 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Vaughan Williams : Tuba Concerto - Raymond Tennant Canteloube : Chants d'Auvergne - Anne Lorne Gillies Beethoven : Symphony No.7 Sunday 27 February 1983 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Schubert : Symphony No.8 'Unfinished' Smetana : ‘Vltava’ from 'Ma Vlast' Kabalevsky : Piano Concerto No.3 - Margaret McLeod Coates : The Three Bears, A Phantasy 1982 Sunday 7 November 1982 Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Arnold : Four Scottish Dances Burgon : Brideshead Variations for Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Trumpet, Harp and orchestra - Sheila Reid, Charles Dodds, Barbara Mooney, Mark Calder & Christine Wilson Dvorák : Symphony No.8 Thursday 29 April 1982 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor William Webb Mendelssohn : Overture The Hebrides Beethoven : Symphony No.8 Martin : Concerto for Seven Wind Instruments, Timpani, Percussion and Strings 1981 Thursday 30 April 1981 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor Sam Bor Beethoven : Coriolan Overture Mozart : Violin Concerto in A major - Edwin Paling Beethoven : Romance for Violin and Orchestra - Edwin Paling Mozart : Symphony No.40 Thursday 5 February 1981 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor Sam Bor Haydn : Symphony No.97 Telemann : Concerto in G for Viola and Strings - Carolyn Sparey Hindemith : Trauermusik for Viola and Strings - Carolyn Sparey Mozart : Symphony No.35 'Haffner' 1980 Thursday 13 November 1980 McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Conductor Sam Bor Warlock : Capriol Suite Bach : Concerto in D minor for Violin and Oboe - Sam Bor & Sheila Hay Weber : Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra - Lorna Cook Respighi : Suite 'The Birds' Rossini : 'The Italian Girl in Algiers' Overture
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