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  • NZSO | 70th Birthday Concert

  • 6 March 2017 7:00 PM

This special birthday will be celebrated in a spectacular free concert in Wellington – featuring a programme of music selected by members of the Orchestra to represent the rich history of the NZSO, and the music it presents.

70th Birthday Concert Programme:

Dvořák Carnival Overture
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major: II. Tema con variazioni Michael Houstoun Soloist
Elgar Chanson de Nuit
Gareth Farr From the Depths Sound the Great Sea Gongs: Part 1 – The Invocation of the Sea
Stravinsky Suite from ‘The Firebird’ (1919 Version): Berceuse and Finale
Verdi Overture to ‘The Force of Destiny’
Sibelius Karelia Suite
Ron Goodwin 633 Squadron
Richard Strauss Suite from ‘Der Rosenkavalier’

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Venue and Booking Details

Michael Fowler Centre
New Zealand


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