Great War Commissions on Radio 4

Radio 4’s PM programme previewed the Great War Commissions performances at the National Portrait Gallery in their programme today. Joanna will be singing four new compositions by James Burton, Will Dutta, Beni Giles and Richard Wilberforce with the Portrait Choir, alongside the renaissance masterpiece, the Victoria Requiem. You can listen to the preview on iplayer (starting about 22 minutes in). Performances are tomorrow Friday 13 June at 6:30pm, followed by a discussion with the composers, and Saturday 14 June at 11am and 2:30pm. Entry is free, as is the gallery’s Great War in Portraits exhibition.