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Celebrate war heroine Edith Cavell at Holt music workshop

PUBLISHED: 09:00 19 February 2014

THE MEMORIAL TO EDITH CAVELL IN TOMBLAND.

THE MEMORIAL TO EDITH CAVELL IN TOMBLAND.

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Youngsters and music fans will be able to hear about the creation of a unique composition dedicated to First World War heroine Edith Cavell at a workshop in Holt.

Composer, Patrick Hawes, has been commissioned to write a major new choral and orchestral work called Eventide (In Memoriam Edith Cavell) for adult and children’s choirs.

It will be premiered at Norwich Cathedral on Saturday July 12.

Mr Hawes will be presenting a workshop at the Auden Theatre on May 17 between 11am-4pm.

Early bird tickets at just £15 are available until Friday March 28 (£20 normal price) and can be bought by calling 01263 713444 or emailing boxoffice@greshams.com. Under 18s can go for free.

Nurse Edith Cavell was buried in Norwich Cathedral.

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