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July 24, 2022 2:30PM—July 24, 2022 6:10PM • Hunter Council Chamber

NZ String Quartet | FIRST LIGHT: National Tour | Wellington (Hunter Council Chamber)


Reflection, Regeneration, Release

Join us this June and July for three thoughtfully curated programmes reflecting on our place in this world - meditating on life, loss and rebirth as we mark the first-ever official public holiday dedicated to Matariki, Māori new year.

Familiar favourites by Haydn, Schumann and Mozart are given fresh perspectives, paired beautifully with introspective works by Natalie Hunt, Lyell Cresswell, Grażyna Bacewicz and more.

Two Programmes in one day:

REFLECTION - Wellington (Hunter Council Chamber) 2:30pm
Meditations on our place in the world.

Programme One:

Natalie Hunt | Matariki
Anton Webern | Quartet 1905
Franz Joseph Haydn | String Quartet in D Major Op. 20, No. 4
Benjamin Britten | Three Divertimenti

RELEASE - Wellington (Hunter Council Chamber) 5pm
Looking to the first light of a new dawn.

Programme Three:

W.A. Mozart | Quartet in B Flat Major K 458 "The Hunt"
William Walton | String Quartet in a minor
David Flynn | “Slip” from Quartet, no. 2

Start time

July 24, 2022 2:30PM

End time

July 24, 2022 6:10PM


Hunter Council Chamber
Victoria University of Wellington, Kelburn Parade, Wellington