An evening of music inspired by the folk song, stories and poetry of the First World War created for audiences today. Mercury Prize folk artists Sam Lee, Rachel and Becky Unthank perform original repertoire from the time alongside new material and arrangements as part of an 11-strong line-up, all against the backdrop of Matthew J Watkins striking video design.
Birmingham Town Hall - Weds 17th September 2014
London Barbican - Thursday 18th September 2014
Leeds Howard Assembly Room - Friday 19th September 2014
More info at sounduk.net
Co-produced by sounduk, Barbican, Opera North
Funded by Arts Council England, PRS for Music Foundation
Part of Imperial War Museums First World War Centenary