Talk: Soldier Composer of WW1

BBC SO Total Immersion: In Remembrance World War I

RemembranceWWI

David Owen Norris explores notable composers who served in the Armed Forces during the conflict,  with a focus on the works to be performed at today’s Milton Court Concert.

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Long read: Music of conflict

Dr Kate Kennedy looks at a number of solider-composers from World War I, from different backgrounds and nations, exploring the vital importance of music for survival. 

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