Celebrate the Luddite uprising of 1811 at Derby Assembly Rooms Tuesday 21st June with Ruddington Framework Knitting Museum and Full Circle footage

James Redwood, composer works on his new oratorio written in partnership with Hazel Gould

Sinfonia VIVA returns with a brand new oratorio written by James Redwood and Hazel Gould in partnership with Ruddington Framework Knitters’ Museum and Bolsover District Council and Full Circle footage is being used as part of the performance! This is to mark the 200th anniversary of the Luddite uprising. 180 young people from across Derby and Bolsover will join Sinfonia VIVA to perform this new work themed around the Luddites.

The interactive afternoon performance is specifically designed for primary school groups, with supporting materials linked to the national curriculum provided in advance to help prepare schools for the concert.

To book for the evening performance which is open to the public contact Derby Live on 01332 255800

Marianne Barraclough, Hazel Gould, Audrey Winkler (Chair of Ruddington Framework Knitters' Museum & James Redwood work together on planning the event


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