Rosey Concert Hall, Le Rosey School, 1180 Rolle
GPS: 46.459805, 6.3290039999999
2019 marks the 80th Anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War in 1939 and the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings in Normandy in 1944 to start the liberation of Western Europe. To commemorate these historic events a concert, which has the non-financial support of the BRA, is being held at the magnificent Rosey Concert Hall in Rolle to raise money for the Invictus Games Foundation (IGF). Founded by HRH The Duke of Sussex, the Foundation organizes biennial Games for Armed Forces personnel with disabilities from all countries. The 5th Games will be held in The Hague, the Netherlands, next May.
The concert this November will feature the Brass Band Arquebuse, one of Switzerland’s leading bands directed by Jean-Pierre Chevailler, the Power of Lemania Pipe Band in full Highland regalia led by Pipe Major Ari Spassov, and the “In Remembrance Choir led by Kirsty Griffiths. Brigadier Richard Smith, CBE, who is the IGF Operations Director, is coming from the UK to open the concert which will be narrated by Major General Roderick Porter, MBE.
Tickets at CHF 45 and 60 may now be bought from Starticket, either online Click Here or from their network of ticketing partners who include Manor, Coop City, K Kiosk, and P&B Press & Books newsagents.
If you are unable to get to the concert but would like to contribute to a very worthy cause, it is possible to make a donation to the:
“In Remembrance” Concert Association, CH-1294 Genthod
CH 75 0900 0000 1527 5400 8, Post Office Account Number 15-275400-8
Benefactors donating CHF 250 or more will be listed in the concert programme unless anonymity is requested.
It is very much hoped that BRA members will be generous with their support.
Pam Walsh OBE by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org