Premiere Concerts SOLD OUT

Looking forwards to tonight’s premiere of Suite For The Fallen Soldier featuring over 70 vocalists, 6 readings, 1 cello. Tickets have SOLD OUT for both Friday and Saturday performances with a list waiting for box office returns and I am reliably informed that this has been so for the passed couple of weeks. For those attending the two weekend concerts of remembrance I do trust the occasion turns out to…

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BBC Shropshire Radio interview

Many thanks to Eric Smith and Clare Ashford at BBC Shropshire for being so welcoming and giving me the opportunity to talk this moring about the premiere of Suite For The Fallen Soldier tonight. You can listen to the interview in two parts on the BBC iPlayer website here and starts at 1:56:00 and 2:20:00.

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Newspaper articles

A couple of newspaper articles about the forthcoming premiere on Armistice Day: redditchstandard.co.uk/news/choral-suite-in-redditch-is-set-to-mark-great-war/ www.redditchadvertiser.co.uk/news/14844714.Feckenham_villagers_poignant_choral_project__Suite_For_The_Fallen_Soldier__to_premier_with_sell_out_concert_on_Armistice_Day/

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New Rehearsal Recordings uploaded

To help the choirs in their rehearsals and learning the new compositions, we have been recording, mixing and producing the music pretty much as it has been written. This has proved a great resource for the choirs to learn their parts along with reading the score. To create these tracks, we invited a handful of the singers into the studio where we recorded the completed tracks to Our War, Hear My Prayer…

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OUR WAR – Final piece completed

With mixed emotions I can report that the tenth and last piece in the suite, called Our War, has been composed, arranged, a studio recording made and now handed over to the choirs to rehearse. By mixed emotions I mean that after working on this project for over a year it is a relief to finally complete the works. But I feel a little saddened that there is no further…

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