Christchurch Symphony Orchestra – American Rhythm

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Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Simon Tedeschi – Piano Leonard Bernstein – Overture to Candide Leonard Bernstein – On The Town: Three Dance Episodes George Gershwin – Walking the Dog George Gershwin – Variations on I Got Rhythm George Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue George Gershwin – American in Paris This concert celebrates the music … Find out more >>

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra – French Fantasy

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Anu Tali – Conductor Andrew Haveron – Violin Paul Dukas – Sorcerer’s Apprentice Henri Dutilleux – Concerto for Violin L’arbre des songes (the tree of dreams) Hector Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique Described by the Herald Tribune as “charismatic, brilliant, energetic”, Estonian conductor Anu Tali makes her debut with the CSO for an evening of French … Find out more >>

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra – Beethoven 250

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Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Benjamin Morrison – Violin Anna Leese – Soprano Dominica Matthews – Mezzo Soprano Nicholas Jones – Tenor Josè Carbō – Baritone CSO Chorus Ludwig van Beethoven – Egmont Overture Ludwig van Beethoven – Concerto for Violin Ludwig van Beethoven – Mass in C Born in 1770 in Bonn, Germany, Ludwig … Find out more >>

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra – Houston Plays Brahms

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Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Michael Houstoun – Piano Anthony Ferner – Flute Claude Debussy – Lindaraja arr. Bill Hopkins (New Zealand premiere) Felix Mendelssohn – Symphony No 4 “Italian” Francis Poulenc arr. Cree Brown – Cantilena for Flute Johannes Brahms – Concerto No 1 for Piano Mendelssohn’s fourth symphony is bursting with exuberance and … Find out more >>

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra – Symphonic Dances

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Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Benjamin Baker – Violin Jack Body – Fanfare for Bert Jean Sibelius – Violin Concerto in D minor Sergei Rachmaninov – Symphonic Dances Opening the Lamb & Hayward Masterworks Series is Jack Body’s Fanfare for Bert, a humorous and catchy tribute to the easy listening master Bert Kaempfert. Making his … Find out more >>

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra – Spirit of Adventure

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Lamb & Hayward Masterworks Spirit of Adventure Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Lev Sivkov – Cello Lilburn – Aotearoa Overture Elgar – Cello Concerto in E Minor Farr – Roar Of A Thousand Tigers (World Premiere) Gareth Farr’s newly commissioned orchestral work, Roar Of A Thousand Tigers, takes its name from Sherpa Tenzing Norgay’s description … Find out more >>

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra – Triumph

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Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Benjamin Morrison – Violin Mendelssohn – Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Korngold – Violin Concerto in D Major Beethoven – Symphony No 7 Mendelssohn’s Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage is an atmospheric musical work that captures the anxiety of a boat becalmed, the relief as the wind begins to rise … Find out more >>