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Released on 1 May 2009 by Ffin Records, Blue Letters from Tanganyika is a piece for orchestra in four movements.

The music is inspired by the stories in letters sent home during the 1950s by a young British woman who had been given the task of overseeing schools in an area of East Africa the size of England. Her letters contain stories of life working and travelling in Tanganyika (now Tanzania); the catching and spearing of a crocodile, a walk… read more

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