Gallipoli Music Memorial 2015

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Gallipoli Music Memorial 2015 (GMM2015) celebrates the little-known stories and artworks of creative artists, including the composer William Denis Browne of the Royal Naval Division (RND), who fought in the Third Battle of Krithia, Gallipoli, on 4th June 1915.

The RND was based in Blandford Forum, Dorset, where the Parochial Church Council, nine schools and two museums, are working with GMM2015 to create exciting learning resources for local and national primary, secondary and adult groups to learn about the artists at Krithia and the postwar reconciliation between combatants.

Events, 6pm, 27th February, 2017, Blandford Forum Parish Church, Dorset, DT11 7AD. The Fateful Voyage, a dramatization in words and music of the journey of Rupert Brooke and the RND from Blandford Camp to Gallipoli with Kate Kennedy, author and broadcaster, Matthew Sandy (tenor) and Simon Over (piano).
Bookings  office@bfpc.org.uk or 01258 456260
Details: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gallipoli-music-memorial-the-fateful-voyage-tickets-30591606318

GMM2015 is grateful for the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund South West

 

British attack at Gallipoli, 4 June 1915
© Imperial War Museums (Q 70701)