Towards Harmony: 25 days to go / 7 June 2015
Phew! What an intense (but hugely rewarding) few days since we last spoke. I've been in Bristol with four other members of the Paraorchestra for the BBC's inaugural Music Day on Friday. We joined up with hundreds of other performers from the city, including the brilliant OpenUp Music Orchestra, the Bristol Youth Choir and the City of Bristol Choir. The very lovely Victoria Oruwari from the Inner Vision Orchestra was also there, as were several local signing choirs, meaning it was a truly inclusive afternoon of music making at the Colston Hall - where we will be performing Towards Harmony in around four weeks time. Have you booked your tickets yet?!
You can listen to the concert we did again on iPlayer, and below is a clip of me and Charles on BBC Points West from late on in the day.
Tomorrow, I will update you on some of the musicians I have been visiting in recent days too. Full steam ahead!