This is the web site of "The Skies are Weeping", a new cantata by Philip Munger, in memory of Rachel Corrie. Its world premiere will be at the Hackney Empire, London, 1st. November 2005. This site is updated as information about the production becomes available.

Wednesday, November 16

Great memento of Skies are Weeping - only £2.50

The programme for the event is now on sale. As well as full details of the performers and pieces, there are thoughtful short essays by those who are working for peace, including Joe Carr, ISM volunteer and an eye-witness to the deaths of Rachel Corrie and Tom Hurndall and Jeff Halper, Coordinator, Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions
Ruth Tenne, an Israeli, writes on

Eyad El Sarraj - Director, Gaza Community Mental Health Programme reflects

and more. PLUS full text of the five wonderful and touching poems that Gregory Youtz set to music in The Singer of Wind and Rain. Here's one example:

All for £2.50, post and packing is included. Please send cheques, payable to 'The Skies are Weeping' or Postal Orders, to our Treasurer at PO Box 34265, London NW5 2WD.