Spirit of Auckland
Presenter: Kevin Keys
Conductor: David Kay
Experience the orchestra at these free family events.
Encounter instruments up close through the APO Music Zoo, engage with musicians and the APO through foyer activities and enjoy an hour-long performance of classical favourites by the full Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra.
Foyer Music Zoo: Percussion (Paul Robertson), Clarinet (Alex Eichelbaum), Viola (Stephanie Townend), Tuba (Lachlan Craig)
Creative Corner: Make your own Poi!
The concert will start at 1pm featuring a selection of music from around the world, reflecting the multicultural 'Spirit of Auckland' including:
Park: Lilburn Fanfare (NZ)
Dvorak: Cello Concerto B minor. 1st movement (Czech)
Vaughan Williams: Folk Song Suite: March Seventeen (British)
Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto with soloist James Xin
Dalvanius/Pewairangi, arr Ah-Sam: Poi E (NZ) with Auckland Girls Grammar Kapa Haka group Kahurangi ki Maungawhau
Bizet: L’Arlesienne: Farandole (France)
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 – 4th movement (Czech)
FREE – No bookings required