John Georgiadis Films


1959-60 - Essex Youth Orchestra (EYO) or Wickham Chamber Orchestra
or Essex Holiday Orchestra footage, captured on 8mm cine film

1959, July. A few short clips when the Wickham Chamber Orchestra, or Essex Holiday Orchestra,
the predecessor of the Essex Youth Orchestra, assembled at Clacton for the summer course. (1'22")

1959, August. Tour of Norway of the Wickham Chamber Orchestra, also known as the Essex Holiday Orchestra
and the forerunner to the Essex Youth Orchestra. John was leader of the WCO. (21'40")

1959, August. Tour of Norway Snippets, a trailer or short version of the above. (3'32")


1959-60 - Other Student Orchestral or Music Courses on 8mm cine film

1959, December. Tour to Vienna of the Student Orchestra of Great Britain (6'39")

1960, March and April. Short footage taken during the St Bees Music Course, Cumberland (2'52")

1969, May. Tour to Bayreuth of the Student Orchestra of Great Britain (7'27")


1988-93 - EYO Films taken on a Video 8 Camcorder
(minimal editing)

1959 - 2017 Commorative footage edited for the Essex Youth Orchestra's 60th Celebrations (41'09")


EYO Tour of Scotland in August 1988 - Conductor John Georgiadis - Video 8

1988, August 18th. Part of a performance of Billy the Kid by Aaron Copland at Central Hall, Edinburgh

1988, August 18th. Concert performance of Francesca di Rimini by Piotr Tchaikovsky at Central Hall, Edinburgh

1988, August 18th. Concert performance of Beethoven's 9th Symphony at Central Hall, Ediburgh.
Soloists; Rachel Cowan, soprano, Frances MacCafferty, contralto, James McLoughlin, tenor, Colin Heggle, bass.

1988 August 20th. Part of a rehearsal for the second performance on the tour of Beethoven's 9th Symphony,
held in the Royal Academy of Music, Glasgow. The orchestra is joined by the Jubilo Choir of Edinburgh.

1988, August 20th. Part of a rehearsal of Debussy's Iberia from Image
held at the Royal Academy of Music, Glasgow.

1988, August 20th. Performance of Iberia from the Image Suite by Claude Debussy
held at the Royal Academy of Music, Glasgow

1988, August 20th. Brief part of a rehearsal of Mozart's Symphony No.32
held at the Royal Academy of Music, Glasgow.

1988, August 20th. Performance of Mozart's 32nd Symphony at the Royal Academy Of Music, Glasgow,

1988, August 20th. EYO Brass Ensemble rehearsal with their conductor, George Reynolds
at the Royal Academy of Music, Glasgow.


Various EYO Courses and Concerts 1989 to 1993 - Video 8

1989, March 27th.Sectional coaching by various top-pro tutors on the Easter Course at Thames Polytechnic, Dartford.

1989, March 29th. Eextensive footage of the rehearsal on 29th March 1989 of the Brahms Double Concerto for Violin and Cello,
Soloists; Gonzalo Acosta, violin and David Lale, cello.

1992, December 27th. Rehearsal during the EYO Xmas Course in the Oxford Polytechnic.
Various repertoire is being rehearsed including a selection Viennese dances as well as Copland's Rodeo Suite. (12'49")

1992, August. EYO Tour of Italy including Venice and surrounding area (34'02")

1993, September 12th. John's final EYO concert held at Snape Maltings (12'02")


Other Student Orchestra Courses - Video 8

1991, July. Intermittent footage of the concert given by the Southern Belle Youth Orchestra of Daytona Beach, Florida,
conducted by John Georgiadis and playing Brahms 2nd Symphony.