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AUCKLAND CHORAL: MESSIAH

GREAT HALL, AUCKLAND TOWN HALL

16 – 17
Dec

Auckland Choral’s much-loved Christmas show, Messiah returns to the Auckland Town Hall this month. Buy your tickets now to experience the freshness, inspiration and joy of a truly timeless classic.

This year, Auckland Choral is also collecting donations for the City Mission. Simply bring some non-perishable food to the Town Hall just before either of the concerts and drop them in one of the designated places.

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Previous Concerts

When:

Sat 7 Dec 2019, 8:00pm–10:30pm 
Sun 8 Dec 2019, 8:00pm–10:30pm 

Where:The CivicCnr Queen & Wellesley Sts, CBD, Auckland 

Restrictions:All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • From: $99.00 
  • Additional fees may apply

Listed by:sandra roberts

The music from the greatest soundtrack of a generation. Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet performed live in concert (in its entirety) by Gin Wigmore, Jon Toogood, Dave Gibson, Milan Borich, Laughton Kora and soprano Isabella Moore, supported by a 30-piece orchestra, choir and rock band. 

If you lived within earshot of the pop culture zeitgeist in 1996, you remember the greatest love story of all time grabbing hold of the radio airwaves and squeezing like a sweet teen crush.

The magic of Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet was recasting Shakespeare's timeless romantic tragedy in the heady rush of mid-'90s cool, with a soundtrack blending grunge, dance, classical, opera and dawning girl power into a record-breaking chart phenomenon.

From Radiohead to Everclear, Cardigan's Love Fool to Garbage's #1 Crush; from the mirror ball ecstasy of Young Hearts Run Free to the aching gravitas of When Doves Cry and O Verona - get ready to relive the soundtrack of a generation (Volumes 1 & 2) with a cast of star performers radiating a combined chemistry as potent as the young Claire Danes and Leonardo DiCaprio. 

For two nights only at The Civic, experience the epic pop grandeur of Gin Wigmore, Jon Toogood (Shihad), Laughton Kora, Milan Borich (Pluto), Dave Gibson (Elemeno P) and acclaimed soprano Isabella Moore backed by a 30-piece orchestra, full choir and rock band, as this freak NZ #1 phenomenon is reborn with all due rock-dance-operatic-orchestral drama.

Don’t forget to dress for hedonistic success: masks, wings, chain mail, or anything else that takes you back to a Capulet house party circa '96. 

Book now or die of heartbreak!

Dawn Dust Palace and Auckland Philharmonia

Fri Oct 11 2019, 8:00 PM

Sat 12 Oct 2019, 2:00pm

ASB Theatre Aotea center


Conductor Tianyi Lu
Cirque Performers The Dust Palace
Artistic Director Mike Edward 

After sell-out show Midnight in 2017, the APO is collaborating again with The Dust Palace, Auckland’s leading Circus Theatre company. 

In an enchanted realm a young warrior searches for her father before the darkness consumes him. Fighting back the shadows, she is pushed to the limits of her bravery. In the darkest hour, we all fear the morning might not arrive...

While our hero searches in the darkness, encountering magical creatures and a dazzling display of cirque artistry, the orchestra sets the scene. From the subtle drama of Handel’s beautiful Sarabande, to Respighi’s quirky portrait of ‘The Nightingale’ and meeting the new day with the most famous sunrise ever set to music, Grieg’s shimmering ‘Morning Mood’ from Peer Gynt.

THU JUN 21 2018, 8:00 PM

Auckland Town Hall

Conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto
Clarinet Andreas Ottensamer 

Copland Quiet City              
Weber Clarinet Concerto No.1
Shostakovich Symphony No.5

Shostakovich’s most popular symphony is a two-edged work. On one hand, it’s immediately accessible, with a devastating slow movement and an exhilarating conclusion. It is also, however, an anguished hymn to the Soviet Russia which brought it forth.

In contrast is Copland’s calm, warm music for the reflective combination of trumpet, cor anglais and strings.

The clarinet, that instrument both dulcet and playful, is rarely as charming as it is in Weber’s delightful concerto. Played by Andreas Ottensamer, Principal Clarinet of the Berlin Philharmonic,    this is not to be missed.

Pre-concert talk by Kerry Stevens at 7:15 pm in the concert chamber.


THU APR 19 2018, 8:00 PM

Auckland Town Hall

 

Conductor Anthony Hermus

Violin Yanghe Yu  
Soprano Allison Bell
Tenor Henry Choo
Bass-baritone Joel Amosa

Choir 
Voices New Zealand Chamber Choir
Director Karen Grylls          

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending
Ross Harris Face (world premiere)*
Elgar 'Enigma' Variations

Noodling on the piano one evening, Elgar came up with a theme, hitting on the idea of writing variations, each affectionately depicting one of his friends. They have gone on to become one of the most adored pieces of English music, second only perhaps to Vaughan Williams’ wistful, quietly ecstatic song of arcadia.

Between these two favourites is a new commission from Ross Harris. Face is inspired by the story of Sir Harold Gillies, the New Zealander who became the father of plastic surgery through his pioneering work treating the disfiguring facial injuries sustained by soldiers during the First World War. This multimedia work also includes visuals by Tim Gruchy, based on an original artwork by Barry Cleavin.

Pre-concert talk by Amber Read at 7:15 pm in the concert chamber.

*Face is generously supported by Creative New Zealand and the William & Lois Manchester Trust.

THU FEB 15 2018, 8:00 PM

Auckland Town Hall

Conductor Giordano Bellincampi
Piano Jean-Efflam Bavouzet

Eve de Castro-Robinson New work
Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5, ‘Emperor’
Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5

Giordano Bellincampi opens the 2018 season with a new piece by the distinguished Auckland composer Eve de Castro-Robinson, a former Composer-in-Residence with the APO.

Then a highlight of the season, the absolutely sensational French pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet. For his much-anticipated return to Auckland, he’s playing Beethoven’s grandest and most monumental concerto.

Tchaikovsky’s tempestuous Fifth Symphony is an equally tremendous work. With emotion at its most raw and music at its most passionate, it’s the perfect start to a year of concert-going.

Pre-concert Talk by Ronan Tighe at 7:15 pm in the concert chamber.

http://akaroafestival.org.nz/

http://rnzb.org.nz/shows/romeo-and-juliet/

https://www.apo.co.nz/whats-on/apo-family-concert/saturday-9-september/

Thu 24 Aug 2017, 8:00

Auckland Town Hall

DEFIANCE

The New Zealand Herald Premier Series

Conductor Andrew Gourlay
Cello Wolfgang Emmanuel Schmidt

Messiaen Les offrandes oubliées
Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No.1

Shostakovich Symphony No.10

 

 

https://www.apo.co.nz/whats-on/defiance/24-august-2017/

Morden College Recitals Every Sataurday

Sat 22nd Oct

10:45

Address, 19 Saint German's place, BLACLHEATH, LONDON, SE 0PW

 

Programme: Elgar: Salut d'amour

                          Hikaru Hayashi: Extracts from Six Pieces

                          Brahms: Scherzo from F.A.E. Sonata

                          Shumann: Violin Sonata No.1

 

Kei Takumi, Piano

 

 

 

Music at Michael's Every Saturday

Sat 15th Oct

11am 

Address, St Michael's Parish Church, high Street, Sittingbourne, ME10 4PG

 

Programme: Elgar: Salut d'amour

                          Hikaru Hayashi: Extracts from Six Pieces

                          Brahms: Scherzo from F.A.E. Sonata

                          Shumann: Violin Sonata No.1

 

Kei Takumi, Piano

 

28th June 2016 13:00-

Piano Trio Concert in Bristol Cathedral

Dvorak: Dumky Piano Trio No.3

Yuhka Nagai, Violin, Urska Horvat Cello, Neus Peris Piano

 

Firebird Summer Concert: From Russia with Love
Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op. 18
Tchaikovsky Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op. 64
Conductor Michael Thrift
Piano Marc Corbett-Weaver
Concert: Thursday 16 June 1930h @ St Paul's Covent Garden
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Sunday 5th June       Arch Orchestra Concert  
                                         19:30     at St Philip's church in Earl's court
    Programme:       Schubert, Ouverture in the Italian Style, D.950 in D Major 
                                        Mozart, Horn concerto n.4 K.495 in Eb Major
                                        Barry Seaman, 'Petals' for strings and harp from his opera 'Mirabai' -                                         PREMIERE

 

                                        Mendelssohn, Symphony n.4 'Italian' op.90 in A Major 

 

Paired Up Concerto - Solisti Divini

April 09, 2016

Double Concertos by Bach, Telemann and Vivaldi

 

All Saints' Church Blackheath, SE3 0TY

 

Solisti Divini Chamber Orchestra, Soloists: Alisa Liubarskaya (cello), Ana Julija Mlejnik (violin), Boris Bizjak (flute), Lana Trotovsek (violin), Marko Zupan(flute), Rebecca Herman (cello), Yuka Matsumoto (violin)

 

Georg Philipp Telemann: Suite for 2 flutes, strings and basso continuo, TWV 55:e1(Tafelmusik) 

Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 violins in A, from 'L'estro armonico' Op 3 No 5 RV 519  
Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 cellos and strings in G minor RV531 

Johann Sebastian Bach: Double Violin Concerto in D minor BWV 1043

Rossini Revealed

St Paul’s Covent Garden

11 March 2016 , 19:30

 

St James’s Piccadilly

12 March 2016 , 19:30

 

St Sepulchre-without-Newgate

14 March 2016 , 19:30

http://www.rossini2016.com/#events

1st March 2016

13 . 15 – 14.00

Bristol Cathedral (Bristol) 

 

Piano and violin duo lunch time concert

www.ajsw.org.uk

 

Yuhka Nagai,Violin

Kei Takumi, Piano

 

 

Programme

 

Hikaru Hayashi: Six Pieces 

Schumann: violin Sonata No.1

Schumann: Romance No.2

 

 

OUTCRY ENSEMBLE: Beethoven + Mahler
Saint John's Notting Hill, London, United Kingdom
7:30pm Thu 25th Feb

Orchestra Vitae – Life in Performance

John Adams

Short Ride in a Fast Machine

 

Mozart

Piano Concerto for two pianos No. 10 in Eb K365/316a

 

Shostakovich

Symphony No. 10 in E minor Op. 93

with the Françoise-Green piano duo

Thursday 18th February 2016

Orchestra Vitae say ‘hello’ to 2016 with John Adams’ Short Ride in a Fast Machine. Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 10 for two pianos follows, for which the ensemble is joined by the Françoise-Green piano duo. Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 10 provides the orchestra with its first Russian outing: not to be missed.

Antoine Françoise
&
Robin Green
piano
Michael Cobb

11th Feb 2016 13pm
   Simone Spagnolo: Dice Faces, music theatre for string quartet

 

Kodo String Quartet
St. Alfege, Greenwich

TRINITY LABAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

THU 4 FEB 19.30h

Martin André and George Jackson conductors

Wagner Der Fliegende Holländer WWV 59 ‘Flying Dutchman’: Overture
Webern Passacaglia Op. 1
Alexander Ling (TL student) Mandala
Bruckner Symphony No. 6 in A major WAB 106

Martin André and George Jackson conduct the Trinity Laban Symphony Orchestra in an evocative and dramatic programme of Austro-German works. Wagner’s overture to the dramatic opera The Flying Dutchman opens the evening, followed by Webern’s luscious yet compressed writing in Passacaglia. Continuing the programme is a world premiere by student composer Alexander Ling, while the evening concludes with Bruckner’s majestic Symphony No. 6, perhaps his most intriguing symphonic masterpiece.

Great Hall, Blackheath Halls
£12 (£7)

Please note the change in personnel: Martin André and George Jackson will now conduct instead of Elgar Howarth, who can longer perform due to personal circumstances.

30th Jan 2016

19:30

Woodham Church in Working

 

Chamber music concert

Chausson: Concerto for Piano, Violin and string quartet 

 

Soo Park, Beatrz Carbonell and Yuhka Nagai,Violins

Eralys Fernandez, Piano

Kristin Chai, Viola

Alice Grafin Grote, Cello

 

YUHKA NAGAI, VIOLIN, ELENA ABAD, VIOLIN AND YONGQIU YUAN, PIANO

Chapel Concert Series

FRI 15 JAN 13.05h

Two violin recitals in one lunchtime, featuring music by Brahms.

Join us for a free lunchtime recital in the beautiful setting of the The Chapel at the Old Royal Naval College. These concerts offer the perfect opportunity to take a midday break, relax and feel reinvigorated for the afternoon.
Full programme information is not usually available for these concerts until a few days before.

To find out programme information as it comes available, join our regular concerts e-list here. We will send you an email each Monday with up-to-date details on our forthcoming concerts taking place locally in Greenwich and Blackheath over the week.

The Chapel, Old Royal Naval College
Admission free

https://www.trinitylaban.ac.uk/whats-on/music-events/yuhka-nagai-violin-elena-abad-violin-and-yongqiu-yuan-piano

 

TRINITY LABAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA:

SIDE BY SIDE

FRI 8 JAN & FRI 4 MAR 18.00h

Jonathon Tilbrook and George Jackson conductors

Our ever popular Side By Side series returns with Jonathan Tilbrook and George Jackson conducting well-known works by Debussy, Ravel and Schumann, all performed by highly experienced orchestral musicians alongside Trinity Laban students.

FRI 8 JAN 18.00h

Debussy La Mer
Ravel Alborada del Gracioso

Both written in the early twentieth century, Debussy’s impressionistic milestone La Mer – a work inspired by the Eastbourne coast – begins the evening, followed by Ravel’s Alborada del Gracioso – a highly spirited Spanish morning dance

FRI 4 MAR 18.00h
With members of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Schumann Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 97

Players from the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra join Trinity Laban students in a performance of Schumann’s Symphony No. 3 or the Rhenish Symphony. Composed during Schumann’s tenure as conductor in Düsseldorf, this late work embodies the spirit of the River Rhine.

Great Hall, Blackheath Halls
Admission free but ticketed

https://www.trinitylaban.ac.uk/whats-on/music-events/trinity-laban-symphony-orchestra-side-by-side-0

 

10th Dec 2015

13:00

 

Tutto Spagnolo

 

Programme will include music by Simone Spagnolo for a solo violin, piano and violin duo and piano trio with violin and Clarinet


https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ellittico-di-beffe-e-elegie-tickets-19275784390

 

TRINITY LABAN STRING ENSEMBLE

THU 26 NOV 19.30h

Nic Pendlebury conductor
Jon Frank horn
Guy Elliott tenor

Benjamin Pearson (TL student) Skin
Arvo Pärt Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten
Britten Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Ken Paige Two String Pictures
Dvořák Serenade in E major, Op 22

This inspiring programme is focused around two Serenades, both masterpieces of the string repertoire.

Written in 1943, Britten's Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings is a setting of six English poems on the subject of night. Written some sixty years earlier Dvořák's Serenade encapsulates an auspicious time in the composer’s life, a work full of charm, lyricism and exuberance.

Complementing the Serenades are new works celebrating the wealth of talent of our own composers, student Ben Pearson and professor Ken Paige. The programme is completed by Arvo Pärt's Cantus In Memoriam Benjamin Britten.

Great Hall, Blackheath Halls
£5

STRING DEPARTMENT STAFF CONCERT

CHAPEL CONCERT SERIES

TUE 10 NOV 13.05h

Join us for a free lunchtime recital in the beautiful setting of the The Chapel at the Old Royal Naval College. These concerts offer the perfect opportunity to take a midday break, relax and feel reinvigorated for the afternoon.

Full programme information is not usually available for these concerts until a few days before.

To find out programme information as it comes available, join our regular concerts e-list here. We will send you an email each Monday with up-to-date details on our forthcoming concerts taking place locally in Greenwich and Blackheath over the week.

THE CHAPEL, OLD ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE
ADMISSION FREE

Aleph Orchestra - Stravinsky & Beethoven

BRITTEN: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

Presented by Trinity Laban Opera

[image]WED 1 - SAT 4 JUL 19.00h
SAT 4 JUL 14.00h

Diego Masson musical director
Olivia Fuchs director
Cordelia Chisholm set and costume designer

Step into an enchanted world at Blackheath Halls this July, as Trinity Laban Opera presents Benjamin Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Shakespeare’s magical, comical tangle of love and mischief is brought to life by one of Britten’s most sparkling scores, featuring folk song, parody, and moments of riotous comedy and stunning beauty.

Leading Trinity Laban Opera is a fantastic creative team, including conductor Diego Masson – one of the world’s leading exponents of 20th century music – and director Olivia Fuchs, whose 2005 production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream for the Royal Opera House won great acclaim.

So join our talented young cast as they bring this wonderful opera to life, with a performance full of colour, fun and energy, all coated with a liberal sprinkling of fairy dust.

Great Hall, Blackheath Halls
£15 (£12)

Weds July 8th

Mayumi Fujikawa (violin) Robin Wedderburn (viola) Richard Markson (cello) Oliver Markson (piano) and friends Schubert : Piano Trio in E flat D929, Schubert : String Quintet in C D956

4th March 2015

 

Kodo Quartet Concert   at Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church

 

 18:00

                                                 

 Programme

 

 Haydn: String Quartet No.6 "Fifth"

 Mendelssohn: String Quartet No.6

 Etc

                          

Saturday 28th Feb 2015


Kodo String Quartet Concert at Barley Room, Farnham Maltings (Bridge Square, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7QR www.farnhammaltings.com/events/)

 

13.00

 

Programme

 

Haydn: String Quartet No.6 "Fifth"

Mendelssohn: String Quartet No.6

Etc

 

Kodo String Quartet

Violin Yuhka Nagai, Claire Sledd

Viola Kristin Chai

Cello Ivana Peranic

Tuesday 24th Feb 2015

 

Piano Trio Concert at Old Royal Naval College Chapel

 

13.05

 

Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No.1

 

Piano trio Member

Violin Yuhka Nagai

Cello Olivia Clayton

Piano Edgar Cadoso

 

16th Jan 2015

 

Wren Ensemble Concert  at Old Royal Naval College Chapel

 

13.05

 

Mahler: Symphony No.4 for chamber ensemble ver.

 

Conductor, James Ham

Previous Concert in 2014


Monday 24th November 2014    Lunchtime Concert at All Saint's Church in High Wycombe

 

                                                              13.10

 

                                                              Piano, Edgar Cardoso

 

                                                              Programme

                                                              Bach: Adagio from Violin Solo Sonata No.1 G minor 

                                                              Debussy: La Fille Aux Cheveux De Lin  & Ce Qu'a Vu Le Vent D'oue                                                                           Prokofiev:Violin and Piano Sonata No.2

                                                              Rikuya Terashima: Nursery Song from Atami

 

21st July        Lunchtime Concert at High Wycombe

                         13.10

                         Programme coming soon

10th July        Music on Thursday

                          at Leatherhead Methodist Church

                          12.30

                          Hayashi Hikaru:6 Pieces

                          Bloch:Nigun

                          etc

 

27th May         Final Recital  

                           Pianist Tadashi Imai

                           15.30   

                           Duke's Hall at the Royal Academy of Music

                           Hikaru Hayashi:Six Pieces

                           Nigun:Bloch

                           Bloch:Violin Sonata No.3

2nd April         Concerto Exam

                           Pianist Tadashi Imai

                           Duke's hall at the Royal Academy of Music

                           11.50

                           Glasunow:Violin Concerto A-minor                     

29th March       The 3rd Commemoration Concert

                             Hokusai Orchestra with Akiko Ohtomo

                             Solist:Joji Hirota,Taiko Drummer and Elizabeth McNulty,Harpist

                             St John's Wood Church

                             Doors Open 18.30 Concert starts 19:00

                             Adult £15/student £10

                             Tickets from WWW.hokusaiorchestra.com

7th March            Sir Mark Elder conducts Concert Orchestra:Verdi Movements

                               Duke's Hall at  the Royal Academy of Music

                                13.05