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Live from London's Royal Albert Hall, Aled Jones presents A World Requiem by John Foulds. An epic and moving memorial to the 'war dead of all nations' that was once a regular feature of the British Legion Armistice Day celebrations, it has not been performed since 1926.

Jeanne-Michele Charbonnet (soprano)
Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo-soprano)
Stuart Skelton (tenor)
Gerald Finley (baritone)
BBC Symphony Chorus
Crouch End Festival Chorus
Philharmonia Chorus
Trinity Boys Choir
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Leon Botstein (conductor).

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sun 11 Nov 2007 18:30

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