The next main DGYO rehearsals will be on Saturday 30 November from 10am until 1pm and on Saturday 7 December from 10am again in St Joseph's College. The 7 December rehearsal will again be followed by a short concert for family and friends which is likely to extend into the afternoon.
The music will be the Farandole by Bizet, which has been sent to players as a Zip file, and also Mars from the BBC Ten Pieces.
On 30 November the orchestra will also be briefly rehearsing Tchaikovsky's Waltz and Russian Dance in preparation for the concert for the Dumfries Light Festival - see below.
The DGYO has been asked to accompany the Dumfries Ballet School at the Dumfries Light Festival on the afternoon of 1st December on the Plainstanes in Dumfries.
- There will be a rehearsal for this on 24th November from 4.30pm to 6.30pm at St Joseph's College.
- Players must arrive for the performance at the Plainstanes on 1 December no later than 1.10pm!
We have also now fixed the following dates for 2020.
- 18 and 25 January and 1 February 2020.
- 25 April and 2 & 9 May 2020.
We shall organise an event to take place in the summer before the school summer holidays. Please check back often to see what's happening.