CONCERTS

22ND AUGUST, 2020

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA  ONLINE SESSIONS           

Holly Mathieson – conductor
Lucy Drever – presenter
Angie Newman – British Sign Language interpreter

2ND OCTOBER, 2020

CHRISTCHURCH SYMPHONY & MICHAEL HOUSTOUN      

Claude Debussy – Lindaraja arr. Bill Hopkins (New Zealand premiere)

Francis Poulenc arr. Cree Brown – Cantilena for Flute (Anthony Ferner – Flute)

Felix Mendelssohn – Symphony No 4 “Italian”

Johannes Brahms – Concerto No 1 for Piano (Michael Houstoun - Piano)

9TH OCTOBER, 2020

APO AT THE OPERA: TALES OF LOVE AND BETRAYAL       

Join the APO, Simon O’Neill and a cast of New Zealand’s finest opera stars for a breath-taking evening of music from some of the most beloved operas ever written.

2ND - 4TH NOVEMBER, 2020

BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA                       

Recording session

 

String and brass works for broadcast  

 

27TH NOVEMBER, 2020

BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA                       

Tunes for Tots - Livestreamed childrens' concert, with presenter Lucy Drever

 

WITHDRAWN DUE TO TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS

ROYAL DANISH BALLET                                              

30 performances of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker (Balanchine) through November and December.

Cancelled

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA IN CANTERBURY                

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf

Jonathan Dove, Gaspard's Foxtrot

Cancelled

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA                                      

Bizet, Carmen Suite (excerpts)

Puccini, Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut 

Rachmaninov, Paganini Variation

Khachaturian, Adagio from Spartacus Suite

Barry, Out of Africa: Main title

Mahler, Adagietto from Symphony No. 5

Prokofiev, Excerpts from Cinderella Suites No. 1 and 3

Cancelled

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA IN LEICESTER                    

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf

Jonathan Dove, Gaspard's Foxtrot

Cancelled

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA IN BASINGSTOKE              

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf

Jonathan Dove, Gaspard's Foxtrot

Cancelled

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA AT SOUTHBANK CENTRE     

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf

Jonathan Dove, Gaspard's Foxtrot

Cancelled

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA  IN  BEDFORD                   

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf

Jonathan Dove, Gaspard's Foxtrot

14TH MAY, 2021

NZSO - FANTASTIQUE                                               

Tōru Takemitsu, Dreamtime
Dorothy Ker, The Third Dream
Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique

Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington

6.30PM

20TH MAY, 2021

NZSO - FANTASTIQUE                                               

Tōru Takemitsu, Dreamtime
Dorothy Ker, The Third Dream
Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique

Auckland Town Hall, Auckland

7.30PM

21ST MAY, 2021

NZSO - FANTASTIQUE                                               

Tōru Takemitsu, Dreamtime
Dorothy Ker, The Third Dream
Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique

Claudelands Arena, Hamilton

7.30PM

22ND MAY, 2021

NZSO & ALIEN WEAPONRY                                        

The NZSO joins the raw energy and power of Aotearoa New Zealand metal band Alien Weaponry for a very special concert in Christchurch Town Hall and Claudelands Arena.

With a legion of international fans and millions of views online, Alien Weaponry are bringing their unique te reo metal to the world, with many of their songs sung in te reo Māori.

Claudelands Arena, Hamilton

7.30PM

23RD MAY, 2021

NZSO - PICK-A-PATH IN CONCERT                               

Kevin Keys Narrator 

 

Help us bake a musical cake with conductor Holly Mathieson and your NZSO in a very special performance for the whole family. 

In this fun, interactive concert, the audience is in control. You decide the direction we head along the way in this pick-a-path adventure. That’s right! You choose where the story goes and what music we will play!

 

Choose a character, its journey to the diary and help our friend bake a musical cake with the help of narrator Kevin Keys and your NZSO. You will hear some of the greatest music ever written, or maybe a tune from your favourite movies. 

It’s up to you!

Claudelands Arena, Hamilton

2.00PM

28TH MAY, 2021

NEW ZEALAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA - FANTASTIQUE  

Tōru Takemitsu, Dreamtime
Dorothy Ker, The Third Dream
Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique

Christchurch Town Hall

7.30PM

29TH MAY, 2021

NZSO & ALIEN WEAPONRY                                        

The NZSO joins the raw energy and power of Aotearoa New Zealand metal band Alien Weaponry for a very special concert in Christchurch Town Hall and Claudelands Arena.

With a legion of international fans and millions of views online, Alien Weaponry are bringing their unique te reo metal to the world, with many of their songs sung in te reo Māori.

Christchurch Town Hall

7.30PM

30TH MAY, 2021

NZSO - PICK-A-PATH IN CONCERT                               

Narrator, Kevin Keys

 

Help us bake a musical cake with conductor Holly Mathieson and your NZSO in a very special performance for the whole family. 

In this fun, interactive concert, the audience is in control. You decide the direction we head along the way in this pick-a-path adventure. That’s right! You choose where the story goes and what music we will play!

 

Choose a character, its journey to the diary and help our friend bake a musical cake with the help of narrator Kevin Keys and your NZSO. You will hear some of the greatest music ever written, or maybe a tune from your favourite movies. 

It’s up to you!

 

Christchurch Town Hall

2.00PM

10TH JUNE, 2021

NZSO & RNZB - THE SOLDIER'S TALE                            

Stravinsky, The Soldier's Tale

Dancers from the Royal NZ Ballet

Director, Sara Brodie

Choreographer, Shaun James Kelly

The Pumphouse Theatre, North Shore, Auckland

7.30PM

11TH JUNE, 2021

NZSO & RNZB - THE SOLDIER'S TALE                            

Stravinsky, The Soldier's Tale

Dancers from the Royal NZ Ballet

Director, Sara Brodie

Choreographer, Shaun James Kelly

BNZ Theatre at Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau City, Auckland

7.30PM

12TH JUNE, 2021

NZSO & RNZB - THE SOLDIER'S TALE                            

Stravinsky, The Soldier's Tale

Dancers from the Royal NZ Ballet

Director, Sara Brodie

Choreographer, Shaun James Kelly

Turner Centre, Kerikeri

7.30PM

13TH JUNE, 2021

NZSO & RNZB - THE SOLDIER'S TALE                            

Stravinsky, The Soldier's Tale

Dancers from the Royal NZ Ballet

Director, Sara Brodie

Choreographer, Shaun James Kelly

Forum North, Whangarei

2.00PM

17TH JUNE, 2021

AUCKLAND PHILHARMONIA - REDISCOVERY                   

Bologne,   Symphony No.1
Gershwin,    Piano Concerto in F
Farrenc,    Symphony No.3

Auckland Town Hall

7.30PM

29TH JULY, 2021

PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA AT THE 3 CHOIRS FESTIVAL  

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf

Jonathan Dove, Gaspard's Foxtrot

Malvern

1.00PM