Classical Expressions 2014

THE NEW ZEALAND STRING QUARTET

Monday 16 June | 7.30pm

New Zealand's leading chamber music ensemble and the country's most regular musical ambassador will perform a dynamic programme sure to delight. With its' energetic performing style and eloquent sound The New Zealand String Quartet has earned the acclaim of critics and delight of audiences around the world. In this concert you will experience imaginative and insightful programming with the Brahms Quartets No 1 in C minor and No 2 in A minor separated by a glorious interlude of the second of Mozart's Prussian quartets, written for and dedicated to the King of Prussia in 1790. The New Zealand String Quartet comprises Helene Pohl and Douglas Beilman (violins), Gillian Ansell (viola) and Rolf Gjelsten (cello).

Brahms: Quartet No 1 in C minor
Mozart: Quartet No 22 in B-flat major K 589
Brahms: Quartet No 2 in A minor

 

Genesis Energy Theatre

Tickets: $45 Adult | $40 Concession (Friends of Expressions, Piano Club, Upper Hutt Music Society) | $20 Student | $200 Five Concert Subscription