13 February 2018 – “Voices of Vimy” Performed by BBC Symphony Orchestra and Singers

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Date(s) - February 13 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


On Tuesday, February 13th, “Voices of Vimy”, a 40-min piece to mark Battle of Vimy Ridge, will premiere on BBC Radio 3 at 9:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (14:00 London, UK). “Voices of Vimy” is an “outstanding Anglo-Canadian collaboration commemorating the centenary of World War I Battle of Vimy Ridge, co-commissioned in 2017 by JAM and Canada’s finest choir Pro Coro… For this commemoration British composer Tom Harrold and Canadian composer Stuart Beatch, both in their 20s like many in the trenches, came together to remember and celebrate this sacrifice.”

More details can be found here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09r4dlh