@ Durham CathedralBook Now
16 July 2016
£13 - £20
“Lyrics: Carol Ann Duffy
Music: Orlando Gough, Jessica Curry, Jonathan Bates
Performed by The Centenary Choir and Brass Band with Voices of Hope
A century on from the Battle of the Somme, the anniversary is marked with a major new work for brass band and choir. Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, inspired by the true-life experiences of County Durham people, has written lyrics for a suite of new hymns to commemorate their sacrifice, courage and endurance.
Tickets: £20 & £18 (£15 & £13 concessions) available from the Gala Theatre Box Office 03000 266 600 www.galadurham.co.uk
The Durham Hymns was commissioned by the Northern Regional Brass Band Trust in partnership with Durham County Council.
Presented as part of BRASS 2016.”