The Lark Ascending, by Ralph Vaughan Williams (RVW) is one of the UK’s best-loved pieces of classical music. To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of the composer, Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra will bring this glorious music within reach of everyone in Suffolk through their 6 venue tour. The Lark’s Flight over Suffolk tells the story of The Lark Ascending and of RVW’s life, his triumphs and disappointments, in music and words. The Lark Ascending features alongside other captivating music by this outstanding and influential British composer including long lost Suffolk songs he rediscovered. SPO together with Suffolk Wildlife Trust will also be visiting 5 schools around the County exploring the links between nature and music.