The Five Acts of Harry Patch
by Peter Maxwell Davies
receives its London premiere on March 29 in a performance by the London chamber choir Voce
and the London Mozart Players
conducted by Novello Choral Advisor Suzi Digby Eatwell.
The piece, which features specially written text by Andrew Motion, tells the story of Harry Patch
, the last surviving soldier to have fought in the trenches during World War I.
The concert takes place at the Grosvenor Chapel, South Audley Street, London W1. More details