TLO Programmes

Programmes of past concerts by Thanet Light Orchestra demonstrating the breadth of repertoire

9/11/2019 (Ramsgate Salvation Army Citadel) - "Music from the Movies"

J. Williams - Theme from E.T. (The Extra-terrestrial)
J. Strauss II - Blue Danube Waltz
W.A. Mozart - Andante from Mozart Piano Concerto 21
M. Norman et al. - James Bond medley
R. Vaughan Williams - Prelude to 49th Parallel
E. Coates - Dam Busters March
G. Verdi - La Traviata Drinking Song
H. Shore - Into the West from The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King
J. Horner - Titanic suite
J. Williams - Theme from Schindler's List
Lloyd Webber - Selections from The Phantom of the Opera
K. Badelt - Pirates of the Caribbean medley

7/7/2019 (St Nicholas-at-Wade church) - "Youth"

Carl J Gilbert – Spirit of Youth march
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga – Symphony in D major (IV)
Joseph Haydn – Cello Concerto no.1 in C major (I)
(Soloist: Shizuku Tatsuno)
Alessandro Marcello – Oboe Concerto in D minor (II, III)
(Soloist: Lizzy Russell)
Paul Hoffman (= Montague Ewing) – Serenade to a Rag Doll
Roger Quilter – A Children's Overture
Robert Schumann – Album für die Jugend, Op.68
Otto Langey – "Our Babies" polka (sadly not with the unusual "Baby Cry" drummer's trap, a rare instrument)
Edward Elgar – Wand of Youth suites: Selection

3/4/2019 (St Mildred's Church, Canterbury) - "Grand European Musical Tour"

Béla Kéler – Französische Lustspiel Ouverture, Op.111
Antonín Dvořák – Slavonic Dance in A flat major, Op.46 no.3
Michael English – Introduction and Gigue / Mist on the Marsh
Darius Milhaud – Scaramouche: Modéré / Brasiliera
Edmund Severn – Polish Dance
Felix Mendelssohn – Symphony no.4 in A major 'Italian', Op.90 (mvt 2)
Johann Strauss I (the Elder) – "Deutsche Lust" waltz, Op.127
Charles Ancliffe – Castles in Spain
Jeremiah Clarke – Prince of Denmark's March
Albert Edward Matt – Norwegian Scenes
Joseph Henry Adams – Swiss Scenes (mvt 2)
John Ansell – Three Irish Pictures (mvt 2 & 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven – The Ruins of Athens, Op.113: Turkish March
Johannes Brahms – Hungarian Dance no.5 in G minor
Jean Sibelius – Finlandia, Op.26
Johann Strauss I (the Elder) – Radetzky March, Op.228

10/11/2018 (Ramsgate Salvation Army Citadel: on theme of "War and Peace": click on image to view the full programme)


Kleiner Wiener Marsch - Kreisler
RAF March Past - Walford Davies/Dyson
Le Tombeau de Couperin - Ravel
Piano Concerto in A minor - Schumann
Tunes from the Trenches - Peter Lawson
Fantasia on Greensleeves - Vaughan Williams
Banks of Green Willow - George Butterworth
Mars & Jupiter from The Planets - Holst

1/7/2018 (St Nicholas-at-Wade church) - "Summer"

‘Summertime’ (Porgy & Bess) - George Gershwin
Berceuse (Dolly Suite) - Gabriel Fauré
Rondo alla turca - Mozart
Chi Mai - Ennio Morricone
Merrie England Selection No. 2 - Edward German
Glorious Wales Selection No. 2 - Frederick George Charrosin
Carousel Selection - Richard Rodgers
Simple Serenade - Gordon Jacob
Organ Concerto No. 13 (Cuckoo & Nightingale) - Handel
Summer Breezes - Reginald King
English Folk Songs Suite - Vaughan Williams
Summer Glory - Pedro de Zulueta

14/4/2018 (York Street Methodist Church, Broadstairs) videos

Magic Flute overture (Mozart)
Piano Concerto no.24 in C minor K491 (Mozart) (soloist: Rachel Jones)
Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 1 (Händel) (soloists: Ben Jones, Joyce Edling)
Casino Romance (Reub Silver) (soloist: Rachel Jones)
Romance for Trombone (Saint-Saëns) (soloist: Keith Pollitt)
Legend (Robert Docker) (soloist: Rachel Jones)
L'Arlésienne Suite no. 1: (1) Prélude, Allegro deciso / (2) Minuet, Allegro giocoso / (4) Carillon, Allegro moderato (Bizet)

18/3/2018 ("Celtic Concert" at St Luke's Ramsgate) videos

Magic Flute overture (Mozart)
Flower Duet from Lakmé (Léo Delibes)
Four violin duets
"March of the Priests" from The Magic Flute (Mozart)
Liebesleid (Fritz Kreisler)
"Fantaisie sur Picardy" part 1 (Denis Bédard arr. Jones)
Paradise Ballroom (Karen Street)
Rondeau from Abdelazer (Purcell)
When I'm 64 (Beatles)
Are you coming to Scarborough Fair?
The Entertainer (Scott Joplin)
Mock Morris (Percy Grainger)
"Pink Panther" theme (Henry Mancini)
Londonderry Air / Danny Boy arr. Myhill
The Emerald Isle (Selection of Irish Melodies) (Otto Langey)

13/12/2017 (Buckmaster)

Classica - Grand Selection of Standard Favourites (Montague Ewing)
[Moonlight Serenade
Some Enchanted Evening]
Rosamunde Zwischenaktsmusik no.2 & Ballettmusik no.2 (Schubert)
Mexican/Spanish Serenade 'Despedida/Abschied/Farewell' (Alphonse Tellier: pseudonym of Wilhelm Aletter)
[Have yourself a merry little Christmas
I'm dreaming of a white Christmas
Winter Wonderland
Chestnuts roasting on an open fire]
Viennese Memories of Lehár (arr. Henry Hall)
Savoy Christmas Medley: Foxtrot
We Wish You…

25/11/2017 (Salvation Army Citadel, Ramsgate) videos

La Lyre d'Or overture (Alphonse Herman)
Piano concerto in A minor (Grieg) - soloist: Joseph Chesters
Classica - Grand Selection of Standard Favourites (Montague Ewing)
Rosamunde Zwischenaktsmusik no.2 & Ballettmusik no.2 (Schubert)
Mexican/Spanish Serenade 'Despedida/Abschied/Farewell' (Alphonse Tellier: pseudonym of Wilhelm Aletter)
Viennese Memories of Lehár (arr. Henry Hall)

1/7/2017 (Baptist Church, Birchington)

Morning Noon and Night in Vienna (F. von Suppé)
Suite Pastorale (John Ansell):
1. When the hawthorn blooms
2. Poppies and cornflowers
3. The autumn moon
4. Holly and mistletoe
Symphony no. 1 (John Marsh)
Rosenkavalier Waltz (Richard Strauss)
Suite Gabrielle (F. Rosse):
4. Patrol
1. Pizzicato
September Song (K. Weill arr. Myhill)
Pennies from Heaven (A. Johnston arr. Myhill)
Air from Orchestral Suite no. 3 (J.S. Bach arr. Myhill)
Selection from Cavalleria Rusticana (P. Mascagni)
O Sole Mio (E. di Capua)

29/3/2017 (St Mark’s Church, Ramsgate) videos


Morning Noon and Night in Vienna (F. von Suppé)
Clarinet Concerto No. 3 First Movement (B. Crusell)
Introit and Kyrie / Agnus Dei from Requiem (G. Fauré)
Monsieur Beaucaire Suite (F. Rosse)
Evening Prayer (E. Humperdinck)
Fleurette d'Amour (P.E. Fletcher)
Flight of the Bumble Bee (N. Rimsky Korsakov)
The Shamrock (W.H. Myddleton)
O Sole Mio (E. di Capua)
Le Retraite Italienne (C.W.Drescher)

7/12/2016 (Buckmaster)

Elizabethan Serenade
In the Soudan, a dervish chorus
Mozart Minuet
O Tannenbaum
Blue Christmas
Wedgwood Blue
Oklahoma! Selection
A Holst Christmas
Pie Jesu
Let it Snow!
Jamaican Rumba
RAF March Past
Alexander's Ragtime Band

26/11/2016 (Salvation Army Citadel, Ramsgate) videos

First movement of Mozart's Symphony No. 35 in D major, K. 385 ('Haffner')
Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 23 in A, K. 488
"Jamie plays Jazz"
"Elizabethan Serenade" by Ronald Binge
"In the Soudan: a dervish chorus" by Gabriel Šebek, Op. 45
"The Man from the Country" by Eric Coates; part 1 of "The Three Men"
"The Man about Town" by Eric Coates; part 2 of "The Three Men"
"The Man from the Sea" by Eric Coates; part 3 of "The Three Men"
"Jamaican Rumba" by Arthur Benjamin
"Oklahoma!" Selection
"Wedgwood Blue" by Albert Ketèlbey
"RAF March Past" by Sir Walford Davies

12/6/2016 (Sarah Thorne) videos

Bacchanale from Camille Saint-Saëns's "Samson et Dalila"
Selection from Gounod's "Roméo et Juliette"
"Donkey Trot" and "Signature Tune" from "Ivor the Engine" by Vernon Elliott
The Swan from Camille Saint-Saëns's "The Carnival of the Animals"
Two "songs without words" (op. 67 no. 6 & 4) by Mendelssohn
Selection from Gershwin's "Tip Toes"
Three Tchaikovsky waltzes
Arthur Benjamin's "Jamaican Rumba" as piano duet
Vincent Youmans's "Tea for Two" as piano duet
Gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance" selection
Joseph Engleman's "Three American Sketches" no. 1: "Statue of Liberty"
Joseph Engleman's "Three American Sketches" no. 2: "Humoresque"
Joseph Engleman's "Three American Sketches" no. 3: "Yankee Doodle"
Offenbach's "Infernal Galop" (Can-Can)

20/3/2016 St Nicholas-at-Wade church videos

Waltz from “Masquerade” (Khachaturian)
Overture to Occasional Overture (Handel)
La Boutique Fantasque (Rossini arr. Respighi/Carr)
Miniature Suite (Eric Coates)
Carmen selection (Bizet arr. Rivière)
South Pacific selection (Richard Rodgers )
March from "Cádiz" (Chueca & Valverde)

9/12/2015 (Buckmaster)

Spanish march "Angelillo" (Santiago Lope)
Serenata (Moritz Moszkowski)
Le Sang Roumain (Ivanovici)
Christmas Concerto Adagio/Pastorale (Corelli)
In Malaga suite (Frederic Curzon)
Three English Dances (Roger Quilter)
The London Scottish march (Haines)
Nautical Scenes suite (Percy Fletcher)

28/11/2015 (Salvation Army Citadel, Ramsgate) videos

Le Caïd Overture (Ambroise Thomas)
Piano Concerto no. 20 (Mozart)
Nautical Scenes suite (Percy Fletcher)
Serenata (Moritz Moszkowski)
Three English Dances (Roger Quilter)
In Malaga suite (Frederic Curzon)
Spanish march "Angelillo" (Santiago Lope)

28/6/2015 (Sarah Thorne Memorial Theatre) videos

Poet and Peasant Overture (Suppé)
Symphony 99 (Haydn)
Merry Widow (Léhar)
Courtly Dances (Britten)
Merrie England (German)
Die Fledermaus (Strauss)

21/3/2015 (Birchington Baptist Church) videos

Caliph of Baghdad overture (Boieldieu)
Concertino for clarinet and orchestra (Weber) - soloist Paul Shand
Pavane pour une enfante défunte (Ravel)
Symphony no. 2, Scherzo and Finale (Beethoven)
Pique Dame overture (Suppé)
Over the Scottish Hills march (Ewing)
Beggar's Opera selection (Pepusch/Austin)
Three Dances from Henry VIII (German)
London Bridge march (Coates)
Radetsky March (Strauss)

10/12/2014 (Buckmaster) videos

Suite from the Royal Fireworks (Händel)
Parade of the Tin Soldiers (Léon Jessel)
Wiener Blut (Johann Strauß II)
The Thistle (Ronald Hanmer)
Orphée aux Enfers overture (Offenbach)
The Waltzing Cat (Leroy Anderson)

19/10/2014 (St Andrew's, Reading Street) videos

Egmont overture (Beethoven)
Fifth Symphony (Schubert)
Spanish March "Juarez" (V.S. Schettino)
Overture from The Italian Girl in Algiers (Rossini)
Adagio in G Minor on Two Thematic Ideas by Tomaso Albinoni (Remo Giazotto)
Noël Coward Melodies (arr. Henry Hall)
My Fair Lady selection (Frederick Loewe)
The Waltzing Cat (Leroy Anderson)

29/6/2014 (St Luke's, Ramsgate) videos

"Grasshopper's Dance" (Ernest Bucalossi)
Double Violin Concerto (J.S. Bach)
Selection from "The Geisha" (Sidney Jones)
"Turkish" Violin Concerto no. 5, last movement (Mozart)
Symphony no. 41 (‘Jupiter’) (Mozart)
"The Smiling Prince" (hunting medley) (Percy Beechfield Carver)

22/6/2014 (Sarah Thorne Memorial Theatre) videos

"Grasshopper's Dance" (Ernest Bucalossi)
"Broadstairs Suite" (Bill Worland) - UK PREMIERE
Selection from "The Geisha" (Sidney Jones)
"Turkish" Violin Concerto no. 5, last movement (Mozart)
Symphony no. 41 (‘Jupiter’) (Mozart)
"The Smiling Prince" (hunting medley) (Percy Beechfield Carver)

17/5/2014 (St Mark's, Westwood Cross) videos

Overture from Don Giovanni (Mozart)
Ashokan Farewell (Jay Unger, arr. Harry Cook)
[Woodwind Soloists of TLO]
Clair de Lune from Suite Bergamasque (Debussy, arr. H. Mouton)
Intermezzi: Suite Dansante (Frederick Rosse)
Symphony no. 11 (‘The Military’) (Haydn)
Nocturne, Op. 9 no. 2 (Chopin, arr. Herman Finck)
[The Impromptu Ensemble]
Scherzo, Op. 40 no. 11 (Tchaikovsky, arr. A.W. Benoy)
Mock Morris (Percy Grainger)

2/4/2014 St Nicholas-at-Wade church videos

Don Giovanni overture (Mozart)
Andante for Flute (Mozart)
Easter Parade Selection (Irving Berlin)
Unfinished Symphony, 1st Movement (Schubert)
Romance (Svendsen)
Dance of the Hours (Ponchielli)
Flower Duet (Delibes)

11/12/2013 (Buckmaster) videos

Martial Moments - arr. Aubrey Winter
“Snow Queen” novelette - Gus Salzer
“Snow White” selection - Frank Churchill
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka - Johann Strauss II
[Woodwind only: March & Gigue - Mozart, Capricho Catalán - Albéniz]
Cavalleria Rusticana - Pietro Mascagni
O Sole Mio - Eduardo di Capua
The beautiful blue Danube - Johann Strauss II
Jingle Bells - (traditional)

26/5/2013 (Sarah Thorne Memorial Theatre) videos

Tancredi Overture – Gioachino Rossini
Adagio for Fifth Violin Concerto, K. 261 – Wolfgang Mozart
Allegro from Clarinet Concerto in E flat, Op.36 – Franz Krommer
Lustspiel – Kéler Béla
Melody in F – Anton Rubinstein
1st Symphony – Ludwig van Beethoven
Three Irish Pictures – John Ansell

12/12/2012 (Buckmaster)

My Fair Lady selection - Lerner / Loewe
“Youth of Britain” from Three Elizabeths - Eric Coates
Gabriel's Oboe - Ennio Morricone arr. Cook
Pennies from Heaven - Burke / Johnston arr. Myhill
The Sound of Music selection - Rodgers / Hammerstein
September Song - Weill arr. Myhill
Sleigh Ride - Leroy Anderson
Radetzky March - Strauss

1/4/2012 (Sarah Thorne Memorial Theatre) videos

Intermezzo — Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Petite Suite de Concert — Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Laughing Water / The Pursuit from Suite Minnehaha — Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Adagio from Violin Concerto No. 1 — Max Bruch
Concertino for Cello & Orchestra No. 1 Op. 7 — Julius Klengel arr. Myhill
Danse Macabre — Camille Saint-Saëns arr. Moses-Tobani / Seredy

14/12/2011 (Buckmaster) videos

Music for the Royal Fireworks — Handel
Berenice minuet — Handel
The Boulevardier — Frederic Curzon
The Grasshopper's Dance — Ernest Bucalossi
[Many a New Day / Over the Rainbow]
Cavatina — Joachim Raff
Dance of an Ostracized Imp — Frederic Curzon


Klengel arr. Myhill – Concertino for Cello & Orchestra No. 1 Op. 7 (Mvts 1 & 2)
Rodgers – Selection from The Sound of Music
Porter – Selection from Kiss Me Kate
Mozart – Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Rodgers – Selection from South Pacific


Händel arr. Myhill – Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 1/2/3
Mozart arr. Myhill – Ave Verum
Kurt Weill arr. Myhill – September Song
Elgar – Chanson de Matin
Morricone arr. Cook – Gabriel’s Oboe
Johann Sebastian Bach arr. Myhill – Air from Suite in D
Irving Berlin arr. Myhill – Alexander’s Ragtime Band

15/12/2010 (Buckmaster) videos

English Folk Song Suite — Vaughan Williams
La Composita — Gerardo Matos Rodriguez
"Don't laugh at me because I'm a fool" — (Norman Wisdom)
"Four Indian Love Lyrics" — Amy Woodforde-Finden
"I love you because you're you" — Jim Reeves
Some Enchanted Evening — Rodgers
Sleigh Ride — Leroy Anderson
Alexander's Ragtime Band — Irving Berlin
We Wish you a Merry Christmas


Slavonic Dance Op. 46 no. 8 – Antonín Dvořák
Trombone Suite for Keith Op. 291 (Finale) – Derek Bourgeois
Symphony No. 8 “Unfinished” – Franz Schubert
Folk Song Suite – Ralph Vaughan Williams
Concertino for Cello & Orchestra No. 1 Op. 7 (Mvt 2) – Julius Klengel
Four Movements from the Capriol Suite – Peter Warlock

27/06/2010 St Nicholas-at-Wade church videos

Marriage of Figaro - Mozart
Emperor Waltz - Strauss
Pomp and Circumstance No. 4 - Elgar
Marche Militaire - Schubert
Selection from Sound of Music - Rodgers
Bridal March from Lohengrin - Wagner


Trepak - Prosper Morand
Selection from Kiss Me Kate - Cole Porter
Air from Suite in D - Johann Sebastian Bach
Pennies from Heaven - Arthur Johnston
O Sole Mio - Eduardo di Capua
Liebesleid - Fritz Kreisler
September Song - Kurt Weill
Radetzky March - Johann Strauss I
Serenade in G (1st movt) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
I Only Have Eyes for You - Harry Warren
Danny Boy - Traditional
Liebesfreud - Fritz Kreisler
Selection from South Pacific - Richard Rodgers
Midsummer Night's Dream (Wedding March) (Mendelssohn)


Mozart – Symphony No. 31 in D Major (‘Paris’), K. 297 (Allegro)
Händel arr. Myhill – Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 1/2/3
Mascagni – Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Mozart – Minuet & Rondo from Violin Concerto No. 5
Lehár – Selection from the Merry Widow
Kreisler arr. Myhill – Liebesleid
[Shostakovich – Three Duets]
Mozart arr. Myhill – Ave Verum
Ravel arr. Myhill – Pavane pour une enfante défunte
Rodgers – Selection from South Pacific


Rossini – Overture to The Thievish Magpie
Mozart – Symphony No. 31 in D Major (‘Paris’), K. 297
Mendelssohn – Andante from Violin Concerto in E minor
Lehár – Selection from the Merry Widow
Mascagni – Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
[Shostakovich – Three Duets]
Ravel arr. Myhill – Pavane pour une infante défunte
Myhill – In Memoriam J.D.
Rodgers – Selection from South Pacific

18/10/2009 (Buckmaster) videos

Händel – Entrance of the Queen of Sheba
Bach arr. Myhill – Jesu, Joy of man’s desiring
Bach arr. Myhill – Bourrée, English Suite No.2
Johnston arr. Myhill – Pennies from Heaven
Morricone arr. Corsby – Cinema Paradiso
Joplin arr. Myhill – The Entertainer
Morricone arr. Cook – Gabriel’s Oboe
Danny Boy


Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Mozart)
Horn Concerto No. 3 (Mozart)
[Duos for viola and 'cello (John Pell)]
Legend (Robert Docker)
Two movements from Symphony No. 5 (Schubert)
'The Dancing Years' selection (Ivor Novello)


Summertime (Gershwin arr. Myhill)
Midsummer Night's Dream (Intermezzo) (Mendelssohn)
Sleepy Lagoon (Coates)
Blue Tango (Anderson)
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - 1st Mvt (Mozart)
Chanson de Matin / Chason de Nuit (Elgar)
Midsummer Night's Dream (Wedding March) (Mendelssohn)


Liebesfreud - Kreisler arr. Myhill
Un Peu d'Amour - Silesu
O Sole Mio - Capurro / di Capua
I Only Have Eyes for You - Warren / Dubin arr. Myhill
(Kashmiri Song) Pale Hands I Loved from Four Indian Love Lyrics, Woodforde-Finden
Berceuse de Jocelyn - Godard


“Egmont” Overture (Beethoven)
Adagio from Violin Concerto in G min (Bruch)
Symphony No. 94 (Haydn)
Concerto Grosso Op 6 No.1 (Handel, arr. Myhill)


Händel arr. Myhill – Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 1
J.S. Bach arr. Myhill – Air on G String
Mozart arr. Myhill – Ave Verum
Schubert – Unfinished Symphony (1st movement)
Ravel arr. Myhill – Pavane pour une enfante défunte
Kreisler arr. Myhill – Liebesleid
Irving Berlin arr. Myhill – Alexander’s Ragtime Band


Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor (Mozart)


Passacaglia (Handel/Halvorsen)

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