‘Farewell to Hirta’ – London performance by Margaret Fingerhut in her recital programme, ‘Far from the Home I Love’

Far from the Home I Love’: a piano recital by Margaret Fingerhut, West London Synagogue, Sunday 3rd November 2019. The programme includes ‘Farewell to Hirta’, Francis Pott’s elegy (1985) for the last inhabitants of the island group of St Kilda, evacuated in August 1930. Margaret has toured this recital all over the country, in aid of West London Synagogue’s Asylum Seeker Drop-In Centre.

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