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BRAHMS | Clarinet Quintet

17 August 2019 7.30pm | St Margaret’s Church, Rottingdean

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BRAHMS | Clarinet Quintet

17 August 2019, 7:30 pm
St Margaret's Church, Rottingdean, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 7HA, UK

South Stoke Series: MOZART: IN MINIATURE – Arundel Festival 2019

20 August 2019, 12:00 pm
St Leonard's Church, South Stoke, West Sussex, UK

South Stoke Series: THE ITALIAN CONNECTION – Arundel Festival 2019

21 August 2019, 12:00 pm
St Leonard's Church, South Stoke, West Sussex, UK

South Stoke Series: LE ROI S’AMUSE – Arundel Festival 2019

22 August 2019, 12:00 pm
St Leonard's Church, South Stoke, West Sussex, UK

South Stoke Series: A SUMMER SERENADE – Arundel Festival 2019

23 August 2019, 12:00 pm
St Leonard's Church, South Stoke, West Sussex, UK

FESTIVAL CONCERT – Arundel Festival 2019

24 August 2019, 7:30 pm
St Nicholas Church, Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9AT, UK

South Stoke Series: End of Festival Lunchtime Concert – Arundel Festival 2019

25 August 2019, 12:30 pm
St Leonard's Church, South Stoke, West Sussex, UK

Appointed as ‘Orchestra In Residence’

The Hanover Band is delighted to announce our formal appointment as ‘Orchestra in Residence’ at The University of Chichester. The Band will contribute its ongoing educational work, developing a programme of orchestral performance study for students. To …

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40 students Discover Jupiter at Chichester University

During February this year Stephen Threlfall (Director of Music at Chetham’s School of Music) together with Principal Players of The Hanover Band ran an intensive 3-day course for students at the University of Chichester. Up to 40 students attended the …

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We're looking forward to our concert tomorrow with Colin Lawson and the @ConsoneQuartet 12.30pm at St John's Chapel, Chichester. Can't wait to hear some #Brahms @FestOfChi

We're looking forward to our concert tomorrow with Colin Lawson and the @ConsoneQuartet 12.30pm at St John's Chapel, Chichester. Can't wait to hear some #Brahms @FestOfChi
We're looking forward to our concert tomorrow with Colin Lawson and the @ConsoneQuartet 12.30pm at St John's Chapel, Chichester. Can't wait to hear some #Brahms @FestOfChi
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The Hanover Band

HANOVER (Not Hannover; Germany) In terms of British history the majority of the music we play is from the Hanoverian period. Hanover also refers to Hanover Square in London, where Haydn performed his symphonies and arias in the Salomon Concerts in the 1790’s.

BAND (ref: The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians)
‘An instrumental ensemble, larger than a chamber ensemble. Thus the ’24 violins’ of Louis XIV were called ‘la grande bande’ to distinguish them from Lully’s ‘petits violons’, and Charles II’s similar ensemble was known as ‘the King’s Band’. By extension, ‘band’ came to mean an orchestra in colloquial British usage’.

THE HANOVER BAND a period name for a period orchestra.

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