For the Fallen
Marking the First World War Centenary
100 years since the guns of the First World War fell silent, For the Fallen looks to a future haunted and shaped by the past, with a series of concerts bridging the century between then and now.
London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda
James Macmillan’s affecting memorial to the dead of World War I is paired with Shostakovich’s gut-wrenching Fourth Symphony.
Britten Sinfonia: The Last Letter
To commemorate the end of the Great War, Britten Sinfonia premiere a new arrangement of Nico Muhly’s poignant The Last Letter as part of a compelling and dramatic evening of music and words.
BBC SO Total Immersion: In Remembrance WWI The Silver Tassie
A rare opportunity to see Mark-Anthony Turnage’s powerful, anti-war opera, performed here by an outstanding British cast.
BBC Singers/Sofi Jeannin
On this centenary Remembrance Sunday, British composers Roderick Williams and Bob Chilcott have created new, and very personal, responses to the tragedy of the First World War.