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Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Symphonic Dances

February 29 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm NZDT

$63

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 debut with the CSO to perform Sibelius’ brilliant Violin Concerto in D minor, New Zealand born Benjamin Baker has been described by the New York Times as a “fine violinist of virtuosity and refinement”.

Considered to be his greatest work for orchestra, Russian composer Sergei Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances is a sumptuous musical feast. Featuring echoes of musical chants from the Russian Orthodox and Catholic traditions, the work contrasts deeply expressive moments with outbursts of ecstatic exuberance.

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Date:
February 29
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$63
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Website:
https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2020/lamb-hayward-masterworks-symphonic-dances/christchurch