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Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Pathetique

Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Pathetique

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  • Sat 24 Mar ’18, 7:30pm – 9:30pm


Charles Luney Auditorium, St Margaret's College, 12 Winchester Street, Christchurch


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • A Reserve Adult: $49.20
  • A Reserve Concession: $44.07
  • B Reserve Adult: $38.95
  • B Reserve Concession: $33.83
  • Child Admission: $18.45
  • Student Admission : $18.45

Benjamin Northey chief conductor.
Tony Chen Lin piano.

Holmes Ancient Rhythms.
Ravel Piano Concert in G major.
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 'Pathétique'.

Tchaikovsky's dramatic and powerful Sixth Symphony is a masterful example of the composer at the full height of his power.

He considered it to be "the best thing I ever composed or shall compose", which proved to be sadly prophetic, as Tchaikovsky died of cholera after the symphony's first performance.

Ravel was a great admirer of jazz and what he described as 'its rich and diverting rhythm'. Imbued with jazz influences and overflowing with exuberance, Ravel's Piano Concert in G major also features moments of languid expressiveness and refined elegance.

Currently based in Berlin, New Zealand pianist Tony Chen Lin joins the CSO to perform Ravel's Piano Concerto in G major.

Leonie Holmes'Ancient Rhythms was inspired by the poem "The Journey" by Tessa Stephens and features powerful percussion and dramatic orchestral interjections.

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