Sing Our Lives

MUSIC AND DANCE INSPIRED BY THE STORIES OF REFUGEES AND MIGRANTS IN THE UK

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3FF and the Mixed Up Chorus & friends,  present Singing Our Lives, a newly commissioned choral song cycle illuminating the stories and experiences of migrants and refugees living in the UK today.

Featuring world premieres of two new song cycles by the Mixed Up Chorus and Royal Opera House Thurrock Community Chorus
Conducted by Jeremy Haneman | Accompanied by Michalis Angelakis

SINGING OUR LIVES
3FF and the Mixed Up Chorus present Singing Our Lives, a newly commissioned choral song cycle illuminating the stories and experiences of migrants and refugees living in the UK today.
Written by composer Mike Roberts and librettist Sarah Grange, in collaboration with refugee and migrant groups and choirs across London, including the Mixed Up Chorus and groups from Freedom From Torture and Rhyl Primary School in Camden.

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS

The Royal Opera House Thurrock Community Chorus
Premiering a new Royal Opera House commission by composer John Barber and librettist Hazel Gould, with baritone soloist James Oldfield.

Blue Boy Entertainment
The award winning hip hop dance company, premiering a new production inspired by the Singing Our Lives song cycle, in collaboration with Guildhall Electronic Music Department.

The Sing for Freedom Choir
The Sing for Freedom Choir, started in September 2016, brings together clients, staff and supporters of the Freedom from Torture charity to experience the joy of singing together.


Date 02/07/2017
Time 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Venue Milton Court Concert Hall
11 Belgrave Road,
London
SW1V1RP
London
Organiser
3FF, Mixed Up Chorus & friends
02078116053
Category Arts and Culture
Price FREE