Odyssey Ensemble Launch Concert in aid of Child Refugees in Oxford

Odyssey Concert
University Church of St Mary the Virgin, High Street, Oxford.
Odyssey Ensemble
The evening will feature music and poetry around the theme of refugees and birds, as a metaphor for migration. 

Jenkins/Qahramany: Wounded Wings (Collaborative new commission featuring music composed by BBC composer Sarah Jenkins, played under poetry written and read by Afghan refugee poet Merzia Qahramany)

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (Elodie Chousmer-Howelles, Soloist)

Christopher Tin: The Lost Birds (UK premiere of 2023 Grammy-nominated work for choir and orchestra with The Oxford Gargoyles)

Proceeds from the event will go towards unaccompanied asylum seeking children in Oxford