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Sacrifice - The Lost Songbirds of the Somme

Sacrifice - The Lost Songbirds of the Somme

Thursday 14 July 2016 - 00:00 to Sunday 24 July 2016 - 00:00

In commemoration of 12 musicians from six nations (Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Britain, France and Germany) a series of concerts will be held in Australia, the Somme and the North of France.

The two week tour playing in the churches of the destroyed towns of the Somme and the North of France will begin on Thursday 14 July.
The program will be recorded for release on Hortus, in their music of World War 1 series. http://www.editionshortus.com/collection_mgg.php

Tickets 15 euros, 10 euros for inhabitants of the Pays de Coquelicots et Haute Somme

Thurs July 14 (Bastille Day) 18 :30pm : Suzanne, Église Saint-Rémy

Fri July 15 19 :30pm : Guillemont, Église Saint-Pierre

Sun July 17 7 :00 : Fleurbaix (Nord), Église Notre-Dame-du-Joyel

Monday July 18 9 :30pm : Péronne Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste

Tuesday July 19 15 :30pm : Fromelles (Nord), Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste

Weds July 20: 18 :30pm : Amiens, Cathédrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, 30 Place Notre Dame

Thurs July 21: 19:30pm : Albert Basilica of Notre-Dame de Brebières 500 + places

Fri July 22: 19 :30pm : Beaumont Hamel, Eglise de Beaumont-Hamel, 1 Place de l'Église

Sat July 23: 19 30pm : Authuille L'église Saint-Fursy

Sun July 24: 15:00pm : Pozières Église Notre-Dame de l'Assomption, 200 places

Please visit www.theflowersofwar.org for more information


Venue of event: 
Churches of the Somme
80000 Somme