A Violence of Gifts

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Mark's new 40-minute work for soprano, baritone, chorus and orchestra, A Violence of Gifts, will be premiered on 18th April 7.30pm at St David's Hall, Cardiff by the BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales with Elizabeth Atherton (soprano) and Roderick Williams (baritone) conducted by Martyn Brabbins. The work sets a new text by poet Owen Sheers and is paired with Holst's The Planets. Mark has been blogging about the project on the Radio 3 website. For further details and to book tickets visit BBC NOW.