A special memorial concert to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden by an international choir, assembled for the occasion, composed of 32 singers from involved countries (including the U.S., the U.K, Germany and the Netherlands). The special choir is conducted by conductor and composer Peter Leech (son of a veteran). One of the magnificent pieces of music was especially composed for this extraordinary occasion.
Leech has an impressive track record. He conducted different choirs around the world. He is currently also a teacher at the Cardiff University of Music in Wales.
Dates and locations :
- Monday 16 September 8.00 pm, Dominicanenklooster, Huissen, Netherlands
- Tuesday 17 September 8.00 pm, Sint Petrus kerk, Uden, Netherlands
- Wednesday 18 September 8.00 pm, Historische kerk aan de Groesbeek, Groesbeek, Netherlands
Doors open 7.30 pm (with coffee/ tea, for a fee), start: 8.00 pm, ends around 9.00 pm (there is no break).