Hamish McKeich will conduct the NZSO in the first set of "NZSO-SOUNZ Readings":http://sounz.org.nz/distinctions/show/4 for 2009. The works and composers involved are:
• Palaran by Jack Body [soloist: Budi Putra]
• Electric Bass Concerto by Jeremy Mayall [soloist: Nick Tipping]
• legend of the trojan bird by Claire Cowan
• The Floating Bride, The Crimson Village by Ross Harris [soloist: Jenny Wollerman]
• Lahar by John Rimmer
"Click here to download a pdf schedule":http://sounz.org.nz/catalog/ReadingMay2009-web.pdf for the May 2009 Readings.
Observers are welcome to all sessions, especially the recordings in the late afternoon of each day. Everyone is also welcome to attend and participate in the forum which follows the last session.
Through the Readings collaborative project, SOUNZ aims to increase the number of performances and recordings or broadcasts of orchestral works by New Zealand composers. "Click here":/distinctions/show/4 for more information about the NZSO-SOUNZ Readings project, including a list of works that have previously been selected.
May 5, 2009 11:00PM
Wellington Town Hall