School Music Tours for Bands, Choirs & Orchestras
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An amazing opportunity for your students to take part in the WW1 Centenary commemorations. 

A school music tour to the WW1 battlefields provides an amazing opportunity for your students to be part of the commemorative events taking place to mark the First World War Centenary. As part of the tour your ensemble will be able to perform at the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate and at the Canadian Memorial in Vimy Ridge. This is a once in a lifetime experience that your students are unlikely to forget.

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Sample Itinerary

4 days/3 nights

From £244pp

Tour price includes:
  • 3 nights' half-board accommodation
  • Return ferry/Eurotunnel crossings
  • Return executive coach travel
  • Arrangement of 2 concerts inc. publicity
  • Participation in the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate
  • Detailed information pack
  • Itinerary planning service
  • Travel & medical insurance
  • Free staff place ratio 1:8
 MorningAfternoonEvening
Day 1 Travel to Dover for crossing

Arrive late afternoon

Possibility to have a rehearsal at the accommodation

Evening meal
Day 2 Morning to explore Ypres Concert in the Cloth Hall colonnades next to the In Flanders Fields Museum Participation in the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate
Day 3

Travel to Vimy Ridge

Recital at the Memorial

Visit to Albert and perform an outdoor concert Evening meal at the accommodation
Day 4 Travel to Calais Ferry crossing Arrive back at school
Great destination, recommended. Fantastic performance venues - we could not have asked for better.

— Alleyn's School

Tuscany is a superb destination. Beautiful locations, many interesting places accessible within the area, wonderful weather in summer, excellent concert venues ...

— Reigate Grammar School

We had a really wonderful few days and thoroughly enjoyed singing in the venues selected. The highlight of the trip was the Last Post Ceremony and the Menin Gat...

— Excelsis Choir

Fantastic atmosphere at the Llangollen Eisteddfod - a place where memories are made and will lay a lifetime.

— Tees Valley Music Service

Myself and the students felt that it was a wonderful way to end the year and have come back tired but refreshed and inspired from it. I myself have been very im...

— Bridgwater

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