ROYAL PHILHARMONIC CONCERT ORCHESTRA

The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra (RPCO) was formed in 1987 and has built up an international reputation in its own right, performing in the major concert venues in the UK and around the world, from China and the Far East to North and South America. The RPCO is known for its versatile programming of classical, light classical and popular music and has a worldwide reputation for working with internationally renowned artists, ranging from opera luminaries, such as Andrea Bocelli, José Carreras, Bryn Terfel, Renée Fleming, Kiri Te Kanawa and the late Luciano Pavarotti, to popular culture icons, including Burt Bacharach, Tina Turner, Henry Mancini, Liza Minnelli, Barry Manilow, Sting and Stevie Wonder, to name a few.

tour members

List of tour members

First Violins

Julian Trafford

Sheila Law

Juliet Lee

Kate Cole

Julia Wilson

Clare Raybould

Natasha Hall

Second Violins

Naoko Keatley

Catriona Parker

Claire Roff

Nicola Hutchings

Thomas Crehan

Amy Heggart

Violas

Helen Picknett

Sarah Malcolm

Raquel Lopez Bolivar

Joseph Fisher

Cellos

Louise McMonegle

Naomi Watts

George Hoult

Magda Pietraszewska

CONDUCTOR

Anthony Weeden

LEAD VIOLINIST

David Juritz

GENERAL MANAGER

Malcolm Wilson

TOUR MANAGER

Henry Hutchison

STAGE MANAGER

Fergus Marr

Double Basses

Peter Fry

David Johnson

Flutes

Harry Winstanley

Lindsey Ellis

Oboes

Lauren Sansom

Lydia Griffiths

Clarinets

Oliver Pashley

Richard Russell

Bassoons

Luke Tucker

Gareth Humphreys

French Horns

Andrew Budden

Nicholas Ireson

CONCERT PROGRAMME

1.

In Memorium
Composed by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn Srikaranonda.

-------------------- Intermission --------------------
Kinari Suite
2.

I: A Love Story
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

3.

II: Nature Waltz
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

4.

III: The Hunter
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

5.

IV: Kinari Waltz
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

 

Suite for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra
6.

Echo
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

7.

Love at Sundown
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

8.

Somewhere Somehow
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

9.

H.M. Blues
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

10.

The Ultimate Dream
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

11.

Oh I Say
Royal Music Compositions by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Arrangement by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pathorn. Srikaranonda.

1.

Champei Siem Reap
Local Tune.

2.

Reatrey Chou Peak 
Local Tune.

3.

Overture, La Scala di Seta
Composed by Rossini.

4.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Intermezzo
Composed by Mendelssohn.

5.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Nocturne
Composed by Mendelssohn.

6.

Serenade for Strings – 1st movement
Composed by Tchaikovsky.

7.

Romance for Violin & Orchestra No. 2 in F
Composed by Beethoven.

 

8.

Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Composed by Gluck.

9.

Armida Overture
Composed by Haydn.

10.

Pavane
Composed by Fauré.

11.

On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Composed by Delius.

12.

Symphony No. 29 – 4th movement
Composed by Mozart.

13.

Water Music Suite No. 1 in F - Minuet
Composed by Handel.

14.

Libertango
Composed by Piazzolla.

1.

Vieng Chan Muang
Local Tune.

2.

Jampa Mung Lao
Local Tune.

3.

Baan Mae Rao
Local Tune.

4.

Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Composed by Gluck.

5.

Water Music Suite No. 1 in F – Minuet
Composed by Handel.

6.

Salut d’Amour
Composed by Elgar.

7.

Romance for Violin & Orchestra No. 2 in F
Composed by Beethoven.

 

8.

Armida Overture
Composed by Haydn.

9.

Serenade for Strings – 1st movement
Composed by Tchaikovsky.

10.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Intermezzo
Composed by Mendelssohn.

11.

Pavane
Composed by Fauré.

12.

Sinfonietta No. 1 – 3rd movement
Composed by Arnold.

13.

Libertango
Composed by Piazzolla.

1.

Dong Dong Oma
Local Tune.

2.

Samalindan
Local Tune.

3.

Getaram Jiwa
Local Tune.

4.

Overture, La Scala di Seta
Composed by Rossini.

5.

Water Music Suite No. 1 in F – Minuet
Composed by Handel.

6.

Serenade for Strings – 1st movement
Composed by Tchaikovsky.

7.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Intermezzo
Composed by Mendelssohn.

 

8.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Nocturne
Composed by Mendelssohn.

-------------------- Intermission --------------------

9.

Armida Overture
Composed by Haydn.

10.

Salut d’Amour
Composed by Elgar.

11.

Sinfonietta No. 1 – 3rd movement
Composed by Arnold.

12.

Libertango
Composed by Piazzolla.

13.

Symphony No. 29 – 4th movement
Composed by Mozart.

1.

Overture, La Scala di Seta
Composed by Rossini.

2.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Intermezzo
Composed by Mendelssohn.

3.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Nocturne
Composed by Mendelssohn.

4.

Serenade for Strings – 1st movement
Composed by Tchaikovsky.

5.

Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Composed by Gluck.

6.

Water Music Suite No. 1 in F – Minuet
Composed by Handel.

7.

Romance for Violin & Orchestra No. 2 in F
Composed by Beethoven.

-------------------- Intermission --------------------

8.

Armida Overture
Composed by Haydn.

9.

Pavane
Composed by Fauré.

10.

On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Composed by Delius.

11.

Symphony No. 29 – 4th movement
Composed by Mozart.

12.

Salut d’Amour
Composed by Elgar.

13.

Sinfonietta No. 1 – 3rd movement
Composed by Arnold.

14.

Libertango
Composed by Piazzolla.

1.

Overture, La Scala di Seta
Composed by Rossini.

2.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Nocturne
Composed by Mendelssohn.

3.

Piano Concerto No. 9 Eb K271
Composed by Mozart.

-------------------- Intermission --------------------

4.

Armida Overture
Composed by Haydn.

5.

Romance for Violin & Orchestra No. 2 in F
Composed by Beethoven.

6.

Serenade for Strings – 1st movement
Composed by Tchaikovsky.

7.

Salut d’Amour
Composed by Elgar.

8.

Pavane
Composed by Fauré.

9.

Water Music Suite No. 1 in F – Minuet
Composed by Handel.

10.

Libertango
Composed by Piazzolla.

CONCERT TIPS

Dear guest, to enjoy the concert to its full potential, follow these etiquette tips.

Electronics

Kindly turn off all of your electronic devices before the performance begins. This will prevent any interruption to the performers and any inconvenience for other audience members who are trying to enjoy the show.

Curtain Calls and Encores

At the end of the program, the conductor and soloist usually return to the stage several times, while the audience continues to show their appreciation by applauding. If the audience applauds very enthusiastically, the orchestra may give a brief encore performance.

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the concert