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Lunchtime Concert - NZSM Classical Wind Students

Lunchtime Concert - NZSM Classical Wind Students

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  • Tue 22 Aug ’17, 12:15pm – 1:00pm


Old St Paul's, 34 Mulgrave St, Thorndon, Wellington Show map


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

New Zealand's most talented young wind players studying at Victoria University of Wellington's NZ School of Music present an exciting recital of music from around the world.

This recital features colourful Romantic and Impressionistic French works for alto saxophone and bassoon by Paule Maurice and Gabriel Grovlez.

The virtuosic Romantic work of Weber will be presented in his Concertino for Clarinet.

Be taken to the vast plains of the American midwest in Aaron Copland's soulful Duo for Flute and Piano and enjoy the delightfully idiomatic writing of NZ composer Eric Biddington in his Sontatina for Clarinet and Piano.

Alessandro Marcello (1684~1750) Oboe Concerto in D minor
1st mvt Andante e spiccato
Darcy Snell oboe

Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
1st mvt Grazioso
Laura Brown clarinet

Paule Maurice (1910-1967) Tableaux de Provence
Peter Liley alto saxophone

Krzysztof Penderecki (1933 - ) Prelude for Solo Clarinet
Harim Oh clarinet

Aaron Copland (1900-1990) Duo for flute and piano
I Flowing
Anna Prassanan flute

Antal Dorati (1906-1988) 5 Pieces for solo oboe
Mvt 1 The Grasshopper and the Ant
Annabel Lovatt oboe

Gabriel Grovlez (1879-1944) Sicilienne et Allegro Giocoso Largamente and Allegro Giocoso for bassoon and piano
Breanna Abbott bassoon

Max Weber (1864-1920) Concertino for clarinet
Frank Talbot clarinet

With sincere gratitude to NZSM Artist Teachers in Accompaniment, Kirsten Robertson and Hugh MacMillan for their performances on piano. We hope you enjoy this concert from the Wind students of the New Zealand School of Music at Victoria University of Wellington. The students you will hear range in level from first to fourth-year performance students.

They come from throughout New Zealand to study with some of the country’s finest musicians, notably a number of New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and Orchestra Wellington principals. The NZSM was the highest-ranked music school in New Zealand in the most recent Performance Based Research Funding evaluations.

Including staff of leading academics, composers, and performers who are professionally active both in New Zealand and internationally, and bring the benefits of this wide experience and expertise to their teaching.

Entry is free but your koha is welcomed.
Take your lunch break, bring your sandwiches and enjoy a sublime concert.

Arrive earlier, or linger after the concert to take in the majesty and treasures that is Old St Paul's.

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