7.30pm, 11 September 2021: The Venue, Walton High, Milton Keynes.
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton/ Cristian Grajner de Sa, Violin
Mozart: Symphony 41 (Jupiter)
7.00pm, 17 December 2021, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Milton Keynes
In aid of MIND BLMK
‘The Magic of Mozart’
7.30pm, 18 March 2022: The Venue, Walton High, Milton Keynes
Join Alina Orchestra for another evening of beautiful classical music as we feature a fantastic Piano Concerto by Mozart and celebrate the 100th anniversary of one of this country’s most celebrated composers, Malcolm Arnold.
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton
Soloist: Craig Greene, Piano
Overture: The Betrayed Lovers Cimarosa
Elegy Op 58 Elgar
Piano Concerto no.17 in G, K.453 Mozart
Sinfonietta 2 Malcolm Arnold
Symphony 5 in B flat Schubert
This concert is supported by HSBC
7pm, 30 March Aylesbury Waterside Theatre
We are delighted to announce a very special performance by the Alina Brass players at the second space at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre on 30 March 2022.
Brass Attack! Features the Brass Players of Alina Orchestra and Outreach Leader, Anna Sideris, as we perform a unique, interactive concert, where the audience don’t just watch, they take part!
We’ll play many musical favourites from the world of cinema, classical and beyond – from Pirates of the Caribbean to Tchaikovsky, Star Wars to The Jungle Book and many many more!
and you’ll get to take part too!
Maybe you’ll shake some percussion, clap along, stamp your feet or even conduct the group?!
You’ll only find out if you buy a ticket to this fantastic and unique event!
7.30pm, 9 April 2022: The Radcliffe Centre, University of Buckingham
Join Alina Orchestra for our first concert as ‘Orchestra in Residence’ at The University of Buckingham.
‘Spring Strings’ takes place on 9 April 2022, 7.30pm at The Radcliffe Centre, University of Buckingham and features a celebration of some fantastic music for strings under the guidance of Music Director, Hilary Davan Wetton.
Serenade for Strings Elgar
Eclogue for Piano and Strings (Featuring soloist Craig Greene) Finzi
Holberg Suite Grieg
St Paul’s Suite Holst
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major) Mozart
‘MUSIC FOR A ROYAL OCCASION’
7.30 pm, Thursday 2 June, St Edburg’s Church, Bicester
Musical Director: Hilary Davan Wetton
Soprano: Jessica Wise
Join Alina Orchestra, led by Musical Director, Hilary Davan Wetton, as we celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. ‘Music for a Royal Occasion’ features Handel’s Water Music and other ceremonial pieces by Elgar, Boyce and Walton, featuring soprano, Jessica Wise singing ‘Let the Bright Seraphim’ and Alina’s principal trumpet, Tim Hawes.
Boyce: Symphony no.3
Walton: 2 Pieces from Henry V
Handel: Let the bright Seraphim
Handel: Eternal Source of Light Divine
Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Elgar: Introduction and Allegro
Handel: Water Music Suite
‘Amazing Grace’ recorded for the Great Get Together Iftaar
Monday 29 March, reminded us how powerful and inspiring music can be.
In partnership with Truby’s Garden Tea Rooms of Milton Keynes to record a new version of ‘Amazing Grace’ for the event on 25 April 2021, which, due to current circumstances, took place via Zoom and Facebook.
Alina musicians Dominic Moore, Suzanne Evans, Louise Hawker and Toby Turton performed (at a distance) with members of the local community, who recorded verses in English, Hebrew and Arabic to present on 25 April as ‘Songs in different faiths’
Click HERE to listen to ‘Amazing Grace’