Glasgow Chamber Orchestra

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The Orchestra is affiliated to Making Music Scotland - Supporting & Championing Voluntary Music

GCO Recordings

Saturday 3 June 2017

Sherbrooke St Gilbert’s Church

Conductor - Peter Cynfryn Jones

Leader - John Thompson

Lars-Erik Larsson : Pastoral Suite Opus 19

             - Movement 1  Overture

Pastoral Suite - Overture.mp3

Sibelius : Pelleas et Melisande Suite Opus 46

              - Movement 1 - At the Castle Gate

1 - At The Castle Gate.mp3

Sibelius : Symphony No 1 in E minor  Opus 39

                - Movement 3 - Scherzo

3 - Sherzo - Trio ma non troppo.mp3

The Orchestra is indebted to Martin Thomson for these recording of our recent concerts.  Some excerpts are provided below.  To obtain a full CD of these concerts, please speak to Wendy Dougan or email on chairperson@GCO.org.uk      We only have a limited number of CDs available, so it will be a case of first come, first served!     

Arnold : Four Scottish Dances Opus 59

               - Movement 2 - Vivace

Saturday 9 December 2017

Sherbrooke St Gilbert’s Church

Conductor - Peter Cynfryn Jones

Leader - Hazel McDonald

Scottish Dances - 2 - Vivace.mp3

Bruch : Scottish Fantasy Opus 46

               - Movement 4 -

                  Soloist - Iona McDonald

Scottish Fantasy - 4 - Allegro.mp3

Dvorak : Symphony No 8 in G major Opus 88

               - Movement 3 - Allegretto Grazioso

Dvorak Symphony No 8 - 3 Allegretto Grazioso.mp3

Beethoven : Coriolan Overture Opus 62

                - extract

Saturday 2 June 2018

Sherbrooke St Gilbert’s Church

Conductor - Peter Cynfryn Jones

Leader - Hazel McDonald

Coriolan_MP3 extract.mp3

Mozart : Symphony No 38 K504 ‘Prague’

               - Presto movement (extract)

Prague_MP3 extract.mp3

Haydn : Symphony No 101 Opus 25 ‘Clock’                - Andante Movement (extract)

Clock_MP3 extract.mp3

Mozart : Overture : Cosi fan Tutte K588

Saturday 18 March 2018

Sherbrooke St Gilbert’s Church

Conductor - Rasvan Luculescu

Leader - John McDonald

Cosi Fan Tutti - Mozart.mp3

Mozart : Sinfonia Concertante K364

              - Movement 1 (part only)

                Soloists - Fiona Robertson (violin)                               & Morag Robertson (viola)

Sinfonia Concertante 1st movt part.mp3

Beethoven : Symphony No 3 Opus 55 ‘Eroica’                - Movement 3 (part only)

Eroica 3rd mvt part.mp3

Beethoven : King Stephen Overture Opus 117

                - (extract)

Saturday 16 March 2019

Sherbrooke St Gilbert’s Church

Conductor - Robert Baxter

Leader - Hazel McDonald

Beethoven Overture extract.mp3

Beethoven : Piano Concerto No 1 Opus 15

                - Final movement (extract)

Soloist - Liana Storey

Beethoven Concerto Mvt3 extract.mp3

Schubert : Symphony No 4 D417 ‘Tragic’                - Menuetto Movement (extract)

Schubert 4 Mvt3 extract.mp3

Saturday 1 June 2019

Bute Hall, University of Glasgow

Conductor - Robert Baxter

Leader - Hazel McDonald

Borodin : Polovtsian Dances

                - (extract)

Polovtsian Dances extract.mp3

Tchaikovsky : Variations on a Rococo Theme                        -  (extract)

 Soloist - Balazs Renczes

Roccoco Variations extract.mp3

Rimsky-Korsakov : Scheherazade

                             -  (extract)

Scheherezade extract.mp3