Symphony of Trees world premiere in Ypres Cathedral

On Friday and Saturday, September 15th and 16th, 2017, Lee Bisset was the soprano soloist in the world premiere of Piet Swerts' A Symphony of Trees in Ypres' St. Martin's Cathedral, with the Symfonieorkest Vlaanderen (Flanders Symphony Orchestra) conducted by David Angus, and tenor soloist Thomas Blondelle. The piece commemorates the centenary of the Third Battle of Ypres and fifty years since the performance of Benjamin Britten's War Requiem in the same cathedral. 

 

 © Margaux Capoen

 © Margaux Capoen