[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/events-and-film/6125/oh-what-a-lovely-war–other-events” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”BUY TICKETS” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Launching the series ‘Sounds of War – Instruments of Peace 1914-2014’ pianists Helen Burford & Norman Jacobs play a lunchtime recital of duet arrangements of pieces influenced by the events of the First World War. Claude Debussy – Pour un…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/workshops/6174/sing-for-better-health–hearing-loss” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”BUY TICKETS” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Come and join ‘Sing for Better Health’ and ‘Action on Hearing Loss’ during Deaf Awareness Week (5-11 May). Sing for Better Health’s sessions aim to improve overall health and well-being – it’s fun and everyone’s welcome! Action on Hearing Loss…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”] Acclaimed director Barrie Gavin’s film ‘Other Worlds’ on Gustav Holst’s The Planets (60 mins) Gustav Holst was a child of the late 19th-century British Empire, and his orchestral work The Planets was written during the first two years of World War I, when that empire faced its greatest threat. Discover the…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/theatre/5480/harriet-walter-in-new-play” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Harriet Walter & Guy Paul in a reading of Jessica Duchen’s new play ‘A Walk Through the End of Time’ exploring the astonishing history of Olivier Messiaen’s masterpiece composed in a German POW camp in 1941. Through the story of two…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/music/6097/chamber-music-at-the-weekend” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   The Ireland Trio play music by Brighton-born Frank Bridge, Cecil Coles and John Ireland Cecil Coles – Five little variations on an original theme Frank Bridge – Cello Sonata John Ireland – ‘For Remembrance’ and ‘Equinox’ Frank Bridge – The Spell…

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[one_half last=”no”] [/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”] [button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/music/6092/bbc-young-musician–other-concerts#DatesAndTickets” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   MAY 11: Julian Trevelyan [BBC Young Musician 2014 Piano Finalist] plays Chopin, Britten, Shostakovich and Ligeti; MAY 18: Jonathan Powell [Music of Conflict: Ravel – Le Tombeau de Couperin, Debussy – Berceuse Heroique, Frank Bridge – Piano Sonata ,…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/events-and-film/6088/the-ideas-of-1914-sir-hew-strachan” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Sir Hew Strachan (Oxford University Chichele Professor of the History of War) on the causes of the First World War. Prof Strachan’s book on the war has been adapted into a Channel 4 series. With the impending 100 year anniversary upon…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/events-and-film/6125/oh-what-a-lovely-war–other-events” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”BUY TICKETS” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   A trip to the site of Brighton-born composer & pacifist Frank Bridge’s birthplace on Conscientious Objectors’ Day Meeting OUTSIDE main entrace of St Nicholas’ Church, Dyke Road, Brighton. This is a short walk downhill from the church. This Heritage legacy…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/music/6081/a-letter-from-private-joe” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Heath Quartet perform Beethoven, Bartók, Butterworth and Roxanna Panufnik’s setting of Private Joe Wood’s letters from the Front sung by his great-nephew ROH baritone Nigel Cliffe Plus world premiere of ‘Sabotage Radio’, a new commission by Sussex composer Tom Reid Butterworth…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/events-and-film/6125/oh-what-a-lovely-war–other-events” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Filmed on Brighton’s West Pier, come and see Richard Attenborough’s 1969 directorial debut ‘Oh! What a Lovely War’ which includes many popular songs and parodies of the war period to comment on the manner in which victory was won. There will…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/music/6092/bbc-young-musician–other-concerts#DatesAndTickets” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Pianist Jonathan Powell plays Brighton-born composer Frank Bridge’s Piano Sonata and musical responses to the First World War by composers from the three nations that created the Triple Entente: Britain, France and Russia. Frank Bridge – Sonata Claude Debussy – Berceuse…

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[one_half last=”no”][/one_half] [one_half last=”yes”][button link=”http://boxoffice.brightonfringe.org/workshops/6089/british-music-reloaded” color=”default” size=”large” target=”_self” title=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″]BUY TICKETS[/button]   Play your part in creating a modern musical response to a First World War poem. All instruments and abilities welcome! 2 workshops (21st & 28th) culminating in a performance on Sunday June 1 at St Nicholas Church, Dyke Road. Don’t forget…

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