The professional orchestra of 
West Sussex

NEW YEAR CONCERT   

ASSEMBLY HALL, WORTHING

Sunday 5th January 2020 at 2.45pm

PARIS MEETS VIENNA IN THIS SPARKLING CELEBRATION OF THE NEW YEAR!

 

One of Worthing Symphony Orchestra's seasonal highlights is the annual New Year Concert featuring the orchestra’s professional musicians in festive celebration.  What a great way to start the New Year – with a lively, upbeat, hand-clapping and foot-stomping programme of waltzes, polkas and marches galore!  This joyous concert is guaranteed to start 2020 with anticipation, hope and joy. You will undoubtedly leave the Assembly Hall with a spring in your step!

With Johann Strauss Favourites – Blue Danube, Die Fledermaus Overture, Thunder & Lightning alongside the high spirits of Paris – Offenbach’s Overture Orpheus in the Underworld (with its famous Can-Can) , the Barcarolle from Tales of Hoffmann and the foot tapping Mazurka from Delibes’s ballet Coppelia.  

 

Offenbach                                   Overture ‘Orpheus in the Underworld’ 
Chabrier                                      Habanera 
Strauss                                       Jockey Polka 

J. Strauss II                                Nordseebilder Waltzes 
Delibes                                        Prelude and Mazurka– Coppelia
Johann Strauss II                       Explosions Polka
Ravel                                          Pavane pour une infant defunte 

Johann Strauss II                       Tik-Tak polka

J. Strauss II                                Emperor Waltz 

                  INTERVAL

J. Strauss II                                Overture ‘Die Fledermaus’                              
Schubert                                     Rosamunde – Entracte No. 2
Offenbach                                   Barcarolle (Tales of Hoffmann)
Johann Strauss II                       Thunder and LightningPolka, Op.324
J. Strauss II                                Morning Papers Waltz
J. Strauss II                                Pizzicato polka

J. Strauss                                   Bahn Frei – Polka Schnell              

Johann Strauss II                       Waltz - By the Beautiful Blue Danube
Johann Strauss I                        Radetzky March

THE STRAUSS FAMILY

No one made dance music more fashionable than the Strauss family of composers and bandleaders. Starting in the early 19th century, their waltzes took Vienna by storm and

went on to conquer Europe, even into the era of gramophone records.

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