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Water City Orchestra in a Weekend
Posted at 10:42am 22nd October, 2010
This major event saw the culmination of Phase One of the Water City Festival and the formation of the Water City Orchestra. The community Orchestra is to be made up, principally, of people living or working in the area. Amateurs, students, children and professionals will all interact.The event (October 1st-
Repertoire:included Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending; a Bollywood Music Meldey; and Borodin Symphony No 2 in B Minor “Heroic”. The orchestra was conducted by Rupert Bond and led by the international violin soloist, Michael Bochmann, supported by highly skilled professional and student players.
15 July 2019
On 16 July 1969 at 8.32 am EST, the Saturn V rocket carrying the Apollo 11 astronauts, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, at Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center set off for the moon. I suspect that many of us in this Chamber are old enough to remember exactly where we were and what we were doing at that moment as the world held its breath […] Read more • Watch the live debate and an interview