Edinburgh International Festival: Sir James MacMillan at Greyfriars Kirk

Christopher Bell conducts Sir James MacMillan’s poignant oratorio written to commemorate the fallen of the First World War.

Edinburgh International Festival: Sir James MacMillan at Greyfriars Kirk

About Edinburgh International Festival: Sir James MacMillan at Greyfriars Kirk

THE CULHAM MOTETS AND ALL THE HILLS AND VALES ALONG

The outstanding young performers of the National Youth Choir of Scotland are joined by Whitburn Band for Sir James MacMillan’s poignant oratorio All the Hills and Vales Along, written to commemorate the fallen of the First World War. Beforehand conductor Christopher Bell presents the Scottish premiere of The Culham Motets.

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