THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF SUSSEX WILL ATTEND THE MOUNTBATTEN FESTIVAL OF MUSIC
Royal Albert Hall
Saturday 7th March 2020
The Duke of Sussex, Captain General, Royal Marines, accompanied by the Duchess of Sussex, will attend the annual Mountbatten Festival of Music at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday 7th March.
The festival brings together world-class musicians, composers and conductors of the Massed Bands of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines. This year, the performance will mark the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War and the 80th anniversary of the formation of Britain’s Commandos.
The festival sees the Royal Marines Bands showcase their incredible musicianship and pageantry. The performance features a wide range of musical styles, including music from the big screen and superb solo items, as well as traditional marches and overtures.
Proceeds from the event go to the Royal Marines Association – The Royal Marines Charity and CLIC Sargent, who support those under 25 who are battling cancer and their families.