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‘Displaced Voices’ at Kings Place – music and poetry by children and refugees

19th January 2019 King’s Place, 90 York Way
London, N1 9AG United Kingdom

Engaging with refugees, migrants and asylum seekers through hands on music-making activities while collecting stories and experiences to be set for voice and orchestra and performed by the Orchestra of St John’s. A new collaboration with Campsfield House Immigration Removal Centre and Oxford Spires Academy.

Our aim is to enhance the wellbeing of these individuals through hands-on creative musical practices, give voice to their experiences through musical composition and performance, and support cultural integration.

Programme: 
Barber Adagio for Strings
Toby Young Doves of Damascus (Text by Ftoun Abou Kerech)
Sadie Harrison My Hazara People (Text by Shukria Rezaei)
Oxford Spires Academy students: New works
Shostakovich Chamber Symphony for Strings in C minor Op 110a

Performers to include:
Orchestra of St John’s strings
Charlotte Tetley mezzo soprano
Cayenna Ponchione associate conductor

 

Tickets available from Kings Place box office.
When you purchase tickets, please do consider adding a voluntary donation to support our work in the community.

Details

Date:
19th January 2019
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.osj.org.uk

Organiser

OSJ
Phone:
07775 904626
Email:
admin@osj.org.uk
Website:
www.osj.org.uk

Venue

King’s Place
90 York Way
London, N1 9AG United Kingdom
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Phone:
02075201490
Website:
www.kingsplace.co.uk