This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19
Our Grand Finale concert features a fabulous range of works, including the luscious Saint-Saëns Fantaisie for Violin and Harp, a world premiere for the NZSQ with Bob Bickerton playing Taonga Puoro, some beloved Italian songs and Aria, and to end, Tchaikovsky’s blockbuster ‘Souvenir de Florence’ string sextet.
Phil Brownlee and Ariana Tikao - Manaaki
Commissioned by the Aotearoa New Zealand Festival of the Arts
NZ String Quartet - Helene Pohl (first violin), Monique Lapins (second violin), Gillian Ansell (viola), Rolf Gjelsten (cello), Bob Bickerton (taonga puoro)
Camille Saint-Saëns - Fantaisie for Violin and Harp, Opus 124
Amalia Hall (violin), Helen Webby (harp)
Giulio Caccini - Amarilli Mia Bella
Francesco Durante - Danza Danza Fanciula
Giocomo Puccini - ‘Donde Lieta Usci’ from La bohème
Gioachino Rossini - Aragonese
Michaela Cadwgan (soprano), Somi Kim (piano)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - 'Souvenir de Florence'
Helene Pohl (violin), Amalia Hall (violin) Gillian Ansell (viola), Monique Lapins (viola), Rolf Gjelsten (cello), Ashley Brown (cello)
February 6, 2022 7:30PM
Nelson Centre of Musical Arts