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Orchestra of Opera North: Wings with live score
Orchestra of Opera North: Wings with live score
Huddersfield Town Hall, Thu 18th October, 7.30pm
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WINGS
with live score
Huddersfield Town Hall - Thu 18th October

Part of the Kirklees Concert Season 2018/2019


We mark the centenary of both the end of World War I and the formation of the Royal Air Force with a special screening of the 1927 silent film, Wings, with Carl Davis’ 1993 live score performed in sync with the movie. The winner of the first Academy Award for Best Picture in 1929, Wings is a romantic action picture written and directed by combat pilots John Monk Saunders and William Wellman. In a small town in America, rivals Jack and David both vie for the affections of Sylvia Lewis. As romance starts to blossom, both men are called up to enlist and the pandemonium of war threatens to tear the lovers apart.

For this commemorative concert screening, we’re pleased to welcome conductor Carl Davis CBE to the podium to conduct his own score for this landmark film.


Wings (1993)
Dir. William A. Wellman, USA, 1927.
Score by Carl Davis, 1993.

 


TALKING MUSIC BEGINS AT 6.10PM

SALES
Subscriptions (Renewal and New) from Fri 1st to Fri 22nd June 2018
Single Sales from Tue 26th June 2018

£5 FRONT ROW STALLS STANDBY TICKETS
These £5 tickets for the front two rows of the Stalls will be on sale one week before the concert

GALLERY TICKETS
The Gallery will open one week before the concert for single ticket purchases.

 

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