Supported by generous help from the Turnovsky Endowment Trust

NZSO with Farr’s first piano concerto plus Respighi celebrating Rome

The huge Respighi tone poems in this concert were works that exhibited the fullest orchestral resources of the NZSO, expanding it beyond 100 with guest players, not to mention the further addition of the Wellington Brass Band for the finale of the Pines of Rome.  The opening Roman Festivals suite immediately opened the doors to Respighi’s wonderfully inventive orchestration, which here covers the whole gamut of colourful and dynamic... read more

Panorama Theme by Themocracy