Concerts from 2000 - 2009


April 2000
Youth: Saint-Saens- Cello Concerto

Mozart- Verdrai, carino
Dvorak- Song of Moon
Gershwin- Summertime
Bizet- L’Arlesienne Suite No1 (Prelude and Carillon)
Weber- Clarinet Concerto E Maj
Keizer- Crossroads
Mozart- Violin Concerto No5
June 2000 Bach- St John Passion

Sept 2000 Scared Weird Little Guys

October 2000
(Hospices): Handel- Messiah (Mozart )

November 2000 Proms
Nicolai-Merry Wives Windsor
Menken arr. Nurse- Be Our Guest
Hayden- Trumpet Concerto
Handel- Messiah Choruses
Williams- Star Wars
Trent/Hatch arr. Elliget- My Country
Vaughan-Williams- Folk Songs
Foster- The Prayer (Wardle Choir)
Elgar- March No 1


March 2001 Gardens: Handel- Fireworks

Sibelius- Finlandia
Copeland- Var. Shaker Melody
Traditional (Nurse)- Yellow Bird
Chabrier- Espana
Vaughan-Williams- English Folksongs
Elliget- Australian Folk Songs
Advance Australia Fair

June 2001 Dvorak- Stabat Mater

Sept 2001

Youth (Cube): Mendelssohn- Hebrides
Various soloists

November 2001 Beethoven- Egmont
Handel- Water Music
Haydn- Toy Symphony
Anderson- Syncopated Clock
Sibelius- Kerelia Suite
Ballet items
Strauss- Drummer Dance
Borodin- Steppes Central Asia
Verdi- Grand March
Woodley- I Am Australian
Elgar- March No1

November 2001 Fireworks on Foreshore – Repeats.


June 2002
Taneiev- John of Damascus
Handel- Coronation Anthems

August 2000 Winkler- Kookaburra Who Stole the Moon

Sept 2002
Bach to Broadway: Schubert- Rosamunde
Greig- Peer Gynt (Arabian Dance and Morning)
Dvorak- No9 2nd Movement
Rogers- South Pacific
Bach- Concerto Violin and Oboe
Schonberg- Les Miserable
Vaughan-Williams- English Folk Songs

November 2002
(also Kingston)Nicolai-Merry Wives of Windsor
Mozart- Deh Vieni
Puccini Musetta’s Waltz
Dvorak- New World, Last movement
Gershwin- Summertime
Dvorak- Song of Moon
Greig- Solveig’s and Mountain King
Bizet- Agnus Dei
Bolodin- Polovtsian Dances
Elgar- March No1

November 2002
Foreshore Repeats


April 2003

Bach to Broadway: Mozart- Marriage of Figaro Overture
Elgar- Cello Concerto E min
Brahms Symphony No1, 1st mvt (PYMS)
Haydn- Military Symphony 2nd (PYMS)
Rodgers- Oklahoma
Weber- Clarinet Concerto Eb
Bizet- L’Arlesienne Suite No1

June 2003
Mendelssohn- Hymn of Praise
Vivaldi- Gloria

Sept 2003
Kingston Bach- Sheep May Safely graze-
Bizet- Carmen
Mozart- Figaro
J Williams- Star Wars
Beethoven- 6th, 1st mvt

November 2003

Strauss- De Fledermaus
Brahms- Hungarian No3
Bizet- Toreadors
Williams- Star Wars
Beethoven-Pastoral 1st Mov
Elgar- March No1


March 2004

Guitar Festival

June 2004
Borodin- Symphony No2, 1st and 3rd
Mozart- Requiem

August 2004

Beethoven- Egmont
Bach- Sheep May Safely Graze
Piazzola- Oblivian (Accordion)
Rossi- Il Postino ..
Daverne- Rhapsodie ..
Vivaldi- Concerto for Two Flutes
Borodin- Symphony No 1 (1st)
Kern- Showboat selections
Mancini- Pink Panther
Youth Orchestra (Emperor, Lord of Rings, Marche Slave)

November 2004
von Suppe- Poet and Peasant
Gounoud- Faust ballet 1, 3, 7
Handel- Hallelujah
Verdi- Hebrew Slaves
Elliget- Australia, Our Land
Woodley- I am Australian
Rachmaninov- Piano Concerto No 2 (2, 3)
Elgar- March No1


April 2005
Wagner- Mastersingers Prelude
Beethoven- Symphony No1, 2nd Movement
Mozart- Don Giovani arias
Weber- Clarinet Concerto No1
Bizet- Carmen arias
Ravel- Pavane
Bach- Brandenburg
Mancini- Pink Panther

May 2005
Bach- Mass in B Minor
Beethoven- Symphony No 1.

November 2005 Proms.

Mozart- Overture to Marriage of Figaro
Vivaldi- Gloria and Domine fili unigente. Choir.
Beethoven- Romance in G for violin.
Deboy Somers Arr. Savoy medley from America
Kateby- In a Persian Market
Verdi- Brindisi fr La Traviata
Sibelius- Finlandia
Berlioz- Shepherd’s farewell
Greig- Solveig’s song fr Peer Gynt
V Williams- English Folk Suite 1& 3 Movements.
Borodin- Polovtsian Dances
Allen- I Still Call Australia Home arrangement B Elliget
Pomp and Circumstance March No 1


April 2006

Grieg- Romance of Greig’ Accordianist, & dancers
performing walzes and Tangos with the Orchestra.

May 2006 The Creation.

June 2006

Peter and the Wolf

November 2006

E Carosio- A Trieste
J. Strauss- Die Fledermaus Overture
Mozart- Non pui di Fliori fr La Clemanza de Tito
Borodin- On the steppes of central Asia
D Stanhope- A day in the life of Jim Dempsey
Tchaikovsky- March,Chinese Dance and Trepak fr
The Nutcracker Suite
J. Strauss- Mein Herr Marquis fr Die Fledermaus
Sullivan- Poor wandering one fr Pirates of Penzance,
Final Chorus fr Iolanthe, Dance the Cachucha fr
The Gondoliers.
Leroy Anderson Syncopated Clock
Several arrangements for spirituals:
Rocka my Soul, Deep River, Hold on.
P Allen: I still call Australia Home. Arr B Elliget
Jerusalem arrang. & Pomp and Circumstance.


April 2007
Schubert- Marche Militaire & Rosamonde Overture

Mozart- Der Schauspieldirecktor
Beethoven- March of Fidelio
J Strauss Jnr- Unter Donner und Blitz Polka,
Kaiser- Waltzer
J Strauss Snr: Blue Danube Waltz, Radetzky Waltz

May 2007

Handel- The Messiah

August 2007

George meets the Orchestra children’s show

November 2007 – Proms.

Walton- Crown Imperial Overture
Elgar- Nimrod fr Enigma variations
Sanderson- Company sergeant Major &
Up from Somerset
Holtz- March fr suite no 2 Woodwinds & brass
Handel- Hallelujah fr Messiah
V Williams- Just as the tide was flowing/strings
Valiant the truth, Linden Lea &
Sullivan- Madrigal fr Mikado
H Wood- Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Pomp and Circumstance No 1


April 2008
Fascinating Rhythms Franz von Suppe- Pique Dame Overture
Holtz- Song of the Blacksmith suite
Yamada- Japanese Dance
Tchaikovsky- Excerpts from The Nutcracker
Bizet- Carmen selection
Brahms- Hungarian Dances
J Strauss- Tritsch Tratsch Polker
Haydn- Trumpet Concerto
Grieg- Norwegian Dance
Manuel de Falla- Spanish Dance Arrangment
E Waldteufel- Skater’s Waltz
G Gershwin- Lady be good selection

May 2008 Mendelssohn- Elijah

September 2008 Movies.

Williams- Star Wars
Mascagne- Cavalleria Rusticana
Williams- Harry Potter
Badelt- Pirates of the Caribbean
Mozart- Symphony No 40 in G Min. 1st m’ent
John Barry- Dances with Wolves
David/Hoffman/Livingston- Cinderella
H Shore- Lord of the Rings
J Horner- Titanic

November 2008 Proms.
Mendelssohn- Hebrides Overture
Purcell- Excerpts fr Dido and Aeneas
Coates- Knightsbridge March
Taverner- The Lamb
Elgar- Enigma variations- Nimrod
Scottish selections: Pomp & Circumstance No 4,
Lass of Richmond Hill, Bonnie Dundee,
Rose of Tralee, Men of Harlech, English folk
Song suite, Auld Lang Syne.
Scotland the Brave and Amazing Grace.
Some of above with Pipe Band.


March 2009
Peter and the Wolf Childrens concert

May 2009

Symphony & Serenity Tchaikovsky- Symphony no.5 1st & 2nd Mvt’s
Bach- Jesu joy of man’s desiring
Whitacre- Sleep
Mozart- Ave verum corpus
Faure- Requiem

September 2009 Proms.

Alford- Colonel Bogey
Ansell- Plymouth Hoe
Copeland- Excerpts fr Rodeo
Gershwin- Rhapsody in Blue
T J Lawrence- Overture for the modern hero
Sullivan- When a wooer goes a wooing from
The yeomen of the guard.
Loesser- Follow the fold- Guys and Dolls
J P Sousa- Stars and Stripes
E German- Madrigal from Tom Jones
Gershwin- Summertime
H. Wood- Excerpts from Fantasia on British
Sea songs

Monash Philharmonic Music Festival combined orchestra. Overture for the Modern Man by TJ Lawrence winner of Monash music competition.

November 2009 Twilight Zone
R Strauss- Also Sprach Zarathustra, Space
Elfman, Barry, Kamen Arr J. Bocook:
Movie Spectacular medley
C Porter: Can- Can,
L. Bart: Oliver
Donovan Arr B Elliget: Brother Sun, sister moon
J. Horner arr J. Moss: Titanic
Williams Arr Witney: The Empire Strikes Back
J. Bock arr M Gold: Fiddler on the roof
Mancini arr C Custer: Pink Panther
Loesser: Hans Christian Anderson
P Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana
A L Webber arr C Custer: Phantom of the Opera
K Badelt arr T Ricke: Pirates of the Caribbean