Mapping The Music – Near And Far | 2015/2016


KOS  cheque presentation to Dunfermline Rotary

In March 2016, Dunfermline High School joined Kirkcaldy Orchestral Society and Dunfermline Rotary Club to put on a fundraising concert for Cancer Research UK and local Rotary supported charities. Pictured are some of the senior pupils who took part and Glen Driver of the orchestra presenting Allan Mutter from the Rotary with the cheque for £1000.  Photograph courtesy of Jim Payne, photographer, Dunfermline Press.

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KOS Extra – Music of Two Eras – Tuesday 26 April, 7.30pm at the Old Kirk, Kirkcaldy.  Tickets at the door £5

Performances by members of KOS featuring baroque and contemporary music.  The concert will include music by Philip Venables, Philip Cashian, John Gourlay and JS Bach.  With Alison Miller and Danny Miller, violins, in Concerto for two violins and orchestra.Autumn Travels (Home Or Away/Going The Distance) – 7.00pm.Tuesday 6 October 2015 – Old Kirk, Kirkcaldy

Overtures – Sullivan’s Pirates Of PenzanceMendelssohn’sHebrides and Nicolai’s Merry Wives Of Windsor. Eoin Hamilton’s Scottish SketchesMendelssohn’s Italian Symphony(1st movement), Beethoven’s Wellington’s Victory and Prelude On Rhosymedre by Vaughan Williams. Also ensemble music by Philip Cashian (Braggadocio), Howard Skempton (Sirens) and Derek Ball (Assorted Horrors) and a Bach viola solo from Eilidh Randall.

Winter Wanderings (Cold Places/Winter Warmers) – 2.00pm & 3.45pm., Sunday 13 December 2015 – Old Kirk, Kirkcaldy

Paddington Bear’s First ConcertOverture On French CarolsChristmas FestivalChristmas Dance and Sleigh Rides by Anderson and Delius.

Spring Excursions (Rugged Landscapes) – 7.00pm. Friday 11 March 2016 – Dunfermline High School & 3.00pm. Sunday 13 March 2016 – Old Kirk, Kirkcaldy

In The Steppes Of Central Asia (Borodin), Finlandia (Sibelius),Land Of The Mountain And The Flood (MacCunn), Scottish Dances(Arnold), Phantom Of The Opera selection, American In Paris(abridged), L’Arlesienne (Bizet) and American Glitz by Tom David Wilson.