music hire

DUOS has a small library of orchestral music, including symphonies, concertos, and pieces for choir and orchestra. New pieces are added to the collection every year. 

All of our music is available to hire by contacting our Librarian, Anna Davall, at anna.davall@durham.ac.uk - please ensure that you email to check that the music you would like is available. 

charges

First month of hire: £35 + postage and packaging

Each additional month of hire: + £10

Two Months or 1 Durham University Term: £50

Lost parts are charged for at their original cost. 

repertoire

[Further details available upon request]

Anderson - A Christmas Festival

Anderson - Sleigh Ride

Badelt - Pirates of the Caribbean Suite

Baksa - Octet for Woodwinds

Bantock Overture to The Pierrot of the Minute

Beethoven  - Coriolan Overture

Beethoven Fur Elise (for Orchestra)

Bernstein - The Magnificent Seven (arr. Phillippe)

Bizet - Toreador's Song 

Blake Walking in the Air (from The Snowman)

Boridon - Symphony No.2 

Brahms Hungarian Dance No.5

Coates The Dam Busters March

Coleridge-Taylor - Petite Suit de Concert

Debussy La Mer

Dvorak - Symphony No.3

Elgar Nimrod

Elgar Sea Pictures

Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance

Faure - Pavane

Faure - Requiem

Faure - Sicilliene 

Finzi - Romance

Glass - The Hours

Grainger Irish Tune from County Derry (arr. Wagner)

Greig - Peer Gynt No.1 

Greig - Peer Gynt No.2

Grieg - Two Elegiac Melodies 

Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

Handel - Music for the Royal Fireworks

Handel Zadok the Priest 

Haydn - Symphony 104

Holst - Somerset Rhapsody

Mahler - Adagietto, Symphony No.5

Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture 

Morricone Gabriel's Oboe (from The Mission, arr. Ling)

Mussorgsky - The Great Gate of Kiev (from Pictures at an Exhibition)

Parry - Blest Pair of Sirens

Poulenc - Sinfonietta 

Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf

Prokofiev Symphony No.1 (arr. Nieweg)

Prokofiev Troika (from Lieutenant Kijé)

Rachmaninov - Symphony No.2

Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No.2

Ravel - Bolero

Ravel Second Suite from Daphnis et Chloé (arr. Nieweg and Westfall)

Ravel Suite from Ma Mère l'Oye 

Saint-Saëns - Allegro Appassionato

Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto No.1

Saint-Saëns Danse Bacchanale (from Samson et Dalila)

Schubert - Symphony No.8 

Sibelius - Finlandia

Sibelius Nightride and Sunrise

Sibelius Symphony No.5

Stravinsky - The Firebird Suite (1919)

Stravinsky - Pulcinella 

Suk Pohádka

Tchaikovsky - 1812 Overture

Tchaikovsky  - Marche Slave

Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker Suite

Vaughan Williams English Folk Songs

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis 

Vaughan Williams Overture to The Wasps

Wagner Tanhauser Overture

Webern Langsamer Satz (arr. Schwarz)

Whittaker (arranged) - All I Want for Christmas

Whittaker (arranged) - Baby, It's Cold Outside

Whittaker (arranged) - Carol of the Bells/God Rest Ye Merry

Whittaker (arranged) - Fairytale of New York

Whittaker (arranged) - O Come, All Ye Faithful

Whittaker (arranged) - Somewhere Only We Know

Whittaker (arranged) - Twelve Days of Christmas 

Whittaker (arranged) - We Wish You a Merry Christmas

Williams - Empire Strikes Back Medley

Williams Double Trouble (arr. Chinn)