A British lament for a Kurdish female fighter is premiered in Germanymain
This is the world premiere in Cologne of Andrew Webb-Mitchell’s violin concerto in memory of the female freedom fighter Arin Mirkan, who died in 2014 fighting against Islamic State.
Andrew is an English composer who lives in China, training choirs in Zhuhai and Nanjing.
The soloist Elizabeth Basoff-Darskaja is Russian, based in Singapore.
Musiciens sans frontières.