• Chamber music concert this Saturday July 11, 2016 Here’s a reminder of a chamber music charity concert to be held in Millhouses Methodist church on Saturday 16th July at 7.30pm. Featuring the Caccia Wind Quintet with Lucy Phillips and Hannah Thompson-Smith (violins) and Roy Phillips (piano), the concert will feature a range of music from Baroque to present day with composers including Telemann, ...
  • Call for Volunteers March 3, 2016 A huge thank you to everyone who has already signed up to become a happy volunteer for our orchestra! There are still two positions to fill: 1 x ‘late shift’ at the end of rehearsals for the moving of the timps and other percussion. This is a job-share as we have the associated pre-rehearsal slot covered; Website Maintenance: ...
  • Volunteers required! February 11, 2016 Hi all, Your orchestra needs you! On Monday’s rehearsal there will be a signing up sheet for various posts, we realise that you’re all busy people so if you could help out in any way to help the ship run smoothly then it’d be much appreciated. The roles are as follows: Facebook and Twitter administrator Website maintenance Publicity/programme designer Temporary ...
  • BBC Amateur Orchestra competition February 6, 2016 Several members have asked whether we considered taking part in the BBC’s Amateur Orchestra competition, a reality TV show that was announced in January. Orchestras were given about three weeks to self-nominate and complete the application process. The committee looked carefully at the BBC’s pitch and the timeline that they proposed. In the end, after much ...
  • Programme for 2014/5 Season June 12, 2014 We are making plans for an exciting programme of music for our 2014/5 season, and we’d like to share details with you today! Please click the link below to see our thoughts for two concerts that we would love to perform next season: Possible Programmes 2015 We hope to see you at these concerts! Best wishes from the Endcliffe ...
  • Video extracts from Sheffield City Hall family concert March 14, 2012 The Sheffield Children’s Hospital Charity has produced a short video featuring extracts from our recent family concert.
  • Pianist Managed to Stay Awake Through Concerto Debut June 19, 2011 The Endcliffe Orchestra performed a Spring Concert on Saturday 18th June 2011 at St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor. The concert featured the Schumann Piano Concerto with soloist Danny Wallington. Danny, a former pupil of Hope Valley College, is currently completing his ‘A’ levels at Chethams School of Music in Manchester and will begin studying at the ...
  • Endcliffe raises £1,000 for Lost Chord February 4, 2011 The Endcliffe Orchestra has presented local dementia charity, Lost Chord, with a cheque for £1,000 to support its work in improving the quality of life and wellbeing of those suffering with dementia using interactive musical stimuli to increase their general awareness and self-esteem. Martin Lightowler, conductor and musical director of the Endcliffe Orchestra said “It is ...
  • Rock Music Collaboration October 20, 2010 The Endcliffe Orchestra has been collaborating with local rock musician Ian Huddleston in a concert that took place at Victoria Hall, Endcliffe, Sheffield on Saturday 16th October. South Yorkshire singer-songwriter, Ian Huddleston is embarking on a brave new adventure. Having previously had success in rowdy and raucous rock bands, Ian decided that a new musical direction ...
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