The Bargee's Wife - A Community Opera

Thursday 1 Jan 1970, 1.00am


Especially commissioned by the Three Choirs Festival in partnership with Mindsong, The Bargee's Wife is a one act community opera by composer John O'Hara with a libretto by Karen Hayes based on recollections of dementia sufferers gathered via a series of workshops in local care homes. The community Opera Chorus will be joined by members of the Philharmonia Orchestra for this special one-off performance.