Made in Britain… The Best of The British Musicals

A celebration of the British musical from the era of Gilbert & Sullivan, through to the present day contemporary blockbusters.

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With brand new symphonic orchestrations, the concert will feature:

  • GILBERT & SULLIVAN (various)
  • PERCHANCE TO DREAM (We’ll Gather Lilacs)
  • BITTERSWEET (If Love Were All; I’ll See You Again)
  • THE ROAR OF THE GREASEPAINT-THE SMELL OF THE CROWD (On A Wonderful Day Like Today; Feeling Good)
  • HALF A SIXPENCE (Flash, Bang, Wallop!)
  • THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW (Time Warp)

The second half of the concert will feature music from:

  • BLOOD BROTHERS
  • CHESS
  • MISS SAIGON
  • CATS
  • LES MISERABLES
  • PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
  • LOVE NEVER DIES and others

A concert for 4 singers - 2 male & 2 female.

Orchestra requirements:

Woodwind:

  • 2 flutes (2nd doubles piccolo)
  • 2 oboes (2nd doubles cor anglais)
  • 2 clarinets (2nd doubles bass clarinet)
  • 1 saxophone (Alto and tenor)
  • 2 bassoons

Brass:

  • 4 horns
  • 3 trumpets
  • 3 trombones
  • tuba

Percussion:

  • timps plus 2

Rhythm section:

  • Kit
  • guitar
  • bass (upright and electric)
  • piano

Harp

Strings:

  • normal symphonic strings (minimum 10, 8, 6, 6, 4)