Håkan Hardenberger in New Zealand
Håkan Hardenberger, the incomparable trumpet virtuoso joins the New Zealand Symphony in Brett Dean’s new trumpet concerto Dramatis Personae, composed in 2013. This incredible program also contains Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition, and Janacek’s Sinfonietta (with 12 trumpets and 2 bass trumpets).
- Wellington Friday 10th October 6:30pm
- Dunedin Wednesday 15 October 7:00pm
- Hamilton Friday 17th October 7:30pm
- Auckland Saturday 18th October 7:30pm
Also in Wellington over the week:
Saturday 11 October , 2-4 pm, Salvation Army Citadel (Vivian St) – Håkan Hardenberger Masterclass. Free entry.
Saturday 11 October, 7.30pm, Salvation Army Citadel (Vivian St) – Brass Ensemble Concert. Members of the Sydney Symphony, Queensland Symphony and New Zealand Symphony Orchestras join to put on a brass extravaganza. This will be a concert not to be missed! Entry – $15 at the door.