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The Verlaines live in concert

9 Mar 2016

The Verlaines formed in Dunedin in 1981 and made their mark with sophisticated songwriting and unique torrents of harmony influenced by classical music. They got together again for a special performance at the 2016 NZ Festival. Audio


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Thursday 22 March

7:30 PM. Music Alive

Clarissa Dunn takes you to the best seat in the house

Fallen Heroes

Behzod Abduraimov (piano), Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra/Giordano Bellincampi

LIGETI: Concert Românesc;

SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Concerto No 1 in C minor Op 35;

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No 3 in E flat, Eroica

(recorded in Auckland Town Hall by RNZ)

HAYDN: Symphony No 88 in G - Berlin Phil/Simon Rattle (EMI 3 94237)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Francesca da Rimini - Bavarian Radio SO/Mariss Jansons (BR MEDIA 900 105)

SCHUBERT: Impromptu in Gb D899/3 - Alfred Brendel (pno) (Decca 478 2116)

BODY: Melodies for Orchestra - Donald Armstrong (vln), Yury Gezentsvey (vln), New Zealand SO/Kenneth Young (RATTLE RAT D009)

DEBUSSY arr Lenski: Bilitis - Catherine Bowie (fl), Sharon Joy Vogan (pno) (RNZ)

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