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Commemorating the First World War – Poems on the Underground

Wednesday 2 November 2016, 6:30 pm10:00 pm

Poems on the Underground presents ‘The Pity of War’, with guest poet Michael Rosen, Apollo Chamber Players, and conductor David Chernaik.

The premier of War Poems by the composer Evelyn Ficarra, for chamber ensemble and recorded sounds, including lines by Wilfred Owen, Sassoon, and other war poets. The programme opens with a Bach Prelude and ends with Strauss’s searing lament for the destruction of war, Metamorphosen, arranged for chamber ensemble.

Tickets: £15/12 concessions (include wine) from LTM Box Office 020 7565 7298 or email: ltmuseum.co.uk