Conductor Russell Keable
The University Orchestra is open to all University of Surrey students and
staff through an audition process. The Orchestra rehearses every Monday evening
during semester from 6.30pm. The Orchestra generally performs three concerts a
year at St Saviour's Church and Guildford Cathedral, and is conducted by Russell
Keable as well as student conductors.
Players are generally expected to have reached Grade 7 or above in their instrument.
Auditions take place in October although there may be opportunities to join mid-session.
For further details email firstname.lastname@example.org
Their repertoire in recent years has included: Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition,
Saint-Saens Organ Symphony No. 3, Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, J. Strauss Die Fledermaus
Overture, Copland Appalachian Spring, Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet, Sibelius Symphony No. 7,
Beethoven Symphony No. 8, Mozart Overture Die Zauberflote, Bernstein On the Waterfront Suite,
Kodaly Psalmus Hungaricus (with the University Choir), Stravinsky Firebird Suite
(1919 Suite), Nielsen Helios Overture, Britten Soirees Musicales, Sibelius Symphony No. 2