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A selection of shorter, popular classics that includes well-known opera arias and choruses.

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Coming up

  • Hear David Morriss in conversation with the American-born lutenist and baroque guitarist Hopkinson Smith in Appointment

  • This Auckland Philharmonia concert on Music Alive  includes Schoenberg’s Transfigured Night with pianist Steven Osborne, Falla’s Nights in the Gardens of Spain and Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring

  • Enjoy works by our Composer of the Week Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179)

  • Paul Barrett reads the sonnet Was it the proud full sail of his great verse in William Shakespeare 450

  • The Works includes a recording of Shostakovich's Symphony No 9 in Eb played by the Kirov Orchestra


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