Kate Whitley & Laura Attridge

Thu 16 July 2020

Kate Whitley and Laura Attridge in conversation with Michael Williams

Kate Whitley and Laura Attridge discuss the creation of the Opera Oratorio, Our Future, In Your Hands, in conversation with Michael Williams

The Festival commissioned an Opera Oratorio based on Climate Change from Kate Whitley (Composer) and Laura Attridge (Librettist) which incorporates a 100-strong youth choir, orchestra and 3 soloists. Join us for a discussion on the process of writing music, creating a libretto, and mounting a brand-new Oratorio for next year’s festival.

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Thanks to the PRS Foundation, Granada Foundation, Golden Jubilee Trust (via ROSL), The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust, Ida Carroll Trust, Borletti-Buitoni Trust, Samuel Gardner Memorial Trust, Andre Bernheim Trust, RVW Trust, The Michael Guest Charitable Foundation, Orchestras Live.

Thanks to members of the Our Future in Your Hands Syndicate, in memory of Emilie Schmid-Tröndle.

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David Bedford Music Award