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World premiere for composer Richard Blackford

May 15, 2019

Blewbury composer Richard Blackford is looking forward to the world premiere of his major new choral work Pietà on June 22nd.

Pietà is a commission from the Bournemouth Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, and will be performed at The Lighthouse, Poole. Written for choirs, orchestra and two soloists, the work also features the world-renowned soprano saxophonist Amy Dickson. The programme also includes Faure’s ever-popular Requiem. For tickets go to