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Songs of war and remembrance

Where: Chapel Arts, Knapp Road, Cheltenham

When: Friday, November 23, 6pm

A special concert of remembrance is being held at Chapel Arts in Cheltenham.

They Shall Not Grow Old: Songs of War and Remembrance takes place at the Knapp Road venue at 6pm on Friday, November 23.

In commemoration of the centenary of the end of the Great War, baritone Rodney Earl Clarke will perform with composer-pianist Louis Mander music of wartime composers Ralph Vaughan Williams, George Butterworth, Ivor Gurney and a new song cycle by Louis Mander.

The programme will include selections from A Shropshire Lad by Butterworth, Songs of Travel by Vaughan Williams, songs by Ivor Gurney and a new song cycle Four Songs of Experience by Louis Mander

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