French Connections in Gloucestershire: Satie, Messiaen, Joan of Arc

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Meurig Bowen, Erik Satie –  Memoirs of a Pear Shaped Life; David Bamber (actor), Anne Lovett (piano),  Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham, 2.7.2015 (RJ)

Messiaen,  Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus (selection) : Cordelia Williams (piano),  Michael Symmons Roberts  (reciter), Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury , 8.7.2015. (RJ)

Carl Theodor Dreyer, The Passion of Joan of Arc: The Orlando Consort [Matthew Venner, Mark Dobell, Angus Smith, Donald Greig, Robert MacDonald],  Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, 8.7.2015. (RJ)

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The Sorrows of War Recalled by Kokoro and Canticum

 United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wiegold, Davies, Rarity, Poulenc: Canticum Chamber Choir, Kokoro [Luke Russell (flute), Elisabeth Drew (clarient) Kate Turnbull (violin), Lionel Handy (cello), Nicki Dixon (double bass), Sacha Johnson (percussion)] / Mark Forkgen (conductor), Cheltenham Music  Festival, Cheltenham College Chapel, Cheltenham, 5.7.2015.

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