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These are the soloists who have played with the Hitchin Symphony Orchestra since 1985, or are booked to play at future concerts.

Soloist Instrument Concert Date Composer Work
Emma Hanlan Flute May 2020
Peter Bussereau Violin November 2019 Schumann Violin Concerto in D minor, WoO 23
Ben Ward Pianoforte May 2019 George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
Ben Goldscheider French Horn November 2018 Richard Strauss Horn Concerto No. 2
Helen Sanders-Hewett Viola May 2018 Malcolm Arnold: Concerto for Viola and Chamber Orchestra, Op. 108
Lydia Dobson Violoncello November 2017 Paul Ibbotson Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra (first performance)
Tom McLauchlan Guitar May 2017 Joaquín Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez
Amanda Michell French Horn November 2016 Reinhold Glière Horn Concerto
Nicki Reynolds Oboe July 2016 Edward Elgar ‘Pleading’
Ben Ward Pianoforte May 2016 Tchaikovsky Pianoforte Concerto No. 1
Alicia Chaffey Pianoforte November 2015 Ludwig van Beethoven Pianoforte Concerto No. 4 in G
Alison Eales Saxophone
July 2015 Paul Adrian Rooke
Saxophone Concerto
Fenella Humphreys Violin May 2015 Piotr Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto
Shulah Oliver Violin November 2014 Edward Elgar Violin Concerto
Marios Argiros Oboe May 2014 Richard Strauss Oboe Concerto in D
Amanda Michell French Horn November 2013 Richard Strauss Horn Concerto No.1 in E flat major, Op. 11
Alison Eales Saxophone May 2013 Paul Adrian Rooke Saxophone Concerto
Ben Ward Pianoforte November 2012 Beethoven Pianoforte Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
Shulah Oliver Violin May 2012 Finzi Violin Concerto
Mark Bebbington Pianoforte November 2011 Ireland Pianoforte Concerto
Alison Eales Clarinet May 2011 Gerald Finzi Five Bagatelles for Clarinet and Orchestra
Samantha Ward Pianoforte November 2010 Brahms Pianoforte Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
David Hilton Trumpet May 2010 Rutland Boughton Trumpet Concerto
Shulah Oliver Violin November 2009 Stanford Violin Concerto
Alison Eales
Heather Birt
May 2009 Max Bruch Concerto in E minor for Clarinet, Viola and Orchestra, Op. 88
Shulah Oliver Violin November 2007 Arthur Somervell Violin Concerto
Sara Jonsson Soprano May 2007 Elgar The Spirit of England, Op. 80
Alison Eales Clarinet November 2006 Arnold Clarinet Concerto No. 2, Op. 115
Sara Jonsson Soprano May 2006 Berlioz Nuits d’été
Ian Boughton Baritone November 2005 Rutland Boughton Oliver Cromwell – A Character Symphony
Toby Turton Violoncello May 2005 Schumann Violoncello Concerto in A minor
Sally Silver Soprano November 2004 Naresh Sohal Songs of the Five Rivers
Samantha Ward Pianoforte May 2004 Rachmaninov Pianoforte Concerto No. 2 in C minor
Iwona Boesche Violin November 2003 Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor
Lani Spahr Oboe June 2003 Rutland Boughton Concerto No. 1 in C for Oboe and Strings
David Meacock Pianoforte November 2002 Grieg Pianoforte Concerto in A minor
Alex Rowe Pianoforte June 2002 Mozart Pianoforte Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467
Gillian Hughes Clarinet November 2001 Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A Major
Toby Turton Violoncello May 2001 Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
David Meacock Pianoforte November 2000 Schumann Pianoforte Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54
Iwona Boesche Violin May 2000 Beethoven Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 67
Lani Spahr Oboe November 1999 John McCabe
Edward Elgar
Oboe Concerto
Helen Tumelty Bassoon May 1999 Mozart Bassoon Concerto in B flat Major, K. 191
Peter Bussereau Violin May 1998 Elgar Violin Concerto in B Minor Op. 61
Alison Eales Piano November 1997 Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major
Christopher Nicolls Piano May 1996 Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24 in C  minor, K. 491
Peter Bussereau Violin May 1995 Brahms Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77
Martin Sanders-Hewett Piano December 1994 Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102
Jonathan Rooke French Horn May 1994 Mozart Horn Concerto No. 2 in E flat major, K. 417
Toby Turton Violoncello November 1993 Elgar Violoncello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85
Gillian Hicks Trumpet May 1993 Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat major
Peter Bussereau Violin December 1992 Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
Derek Hayes French Horn November 1991 Mozart Horn Concerto in E flat major, K. 495
Susan Rooke Oboe November 1990 Mozart Oboe Concerto in C major, K. 314
John McCabe Piano November 1989 John McCabe Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 42 (1996)
Joseph Niesyto Bassoon May 1988 Weber Bassoon Concerto in F major, Op. 75
Allan Robinson Trumpet November 1887 Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat
Stephen Gutman Piano May 1987 Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
Michael Britton
Spencer Drinkall
Joseph Niesyto
Carlos Hall
French Horn
November 1986 Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for Four Wind Instruments, K.Anh. 9
Spencer Drinkall Clarinet May 1986 Mozart Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K. 622
Kate Elmitt Piano November 1985 Mozart Piano Concerto No. 22 in E flat, K. 482

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