Hallé schools' concert 2024

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

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Venue Royal Concert Hall

Now Hear This! is a fun-packed, fast-paced introduction to classical music and the instruments of the orchestra.

Key Stage 2 children aged 7-11 can get the chance to join the world famous Hallé orchestra in making a sensational sound.

This year’s theme is a musical journey through the sports of the Olympic Games with two instrumental pieces to play along with, two songs to sing and a dance piece to get you moving. 


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About Now Hear This! 2024

Graphic of 5 interlinked Olympic rings overlaying a 5 line stave with a treble clef

The Hallé  Orchestra

Conductor                        Euan Shields

Presenter                          Ruth Rosales

Rehearsal start                12 o'clock    

Concert Start                   1pm

Concert End                     2.20pm

The Music:

John Williams                           Olympic Fanfare and Theme

Claude de Lisle                        La Marseillaise

Aram Khachaturian                Sabre Dance

Gioacchino Rossini                  Overture: Galop (from William Tell)

Serge Prokofiev                        Cinderella – Waltz and Midnight

Augusta Holmès                      Ludus pro patria: La Nuit et l'amour

Steve Pickett                            Dance piece based on Olympic sports

Michael Giacchino                  Theme from The Incredibles


Come and Play pieces:

Johann Strauss II                     Thunder and Lightning Polka

Jobim/arr. Pickett                  One Note Samba

Come And Sing pieces:

Steve Pickett/Terry Caffrey   Chase Down the Sun

Mark and Helen Johnson         Step it Up


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