Music Alive

8:00 PM Tomorrow

Direct from Auckland Town Hall

Auckland Arts Festival 2015

Water and Light

Katie Zagórski (fl), Patricia Wright (sop), Graduate Choir, Choir of Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland Philharmonia/Kenneth Young

MUSSORGSKY: Dawn on the Moscow River, Prelude from Khovanshchina, Act 1

MENDELSSOHN: Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)

TAKEMITSU: I Hear the Water Dreaming


YOUNG: In Paradisum (Into Paradise) (RNZ)

8:00 pm on Thursday (05 Mar 2015)

Songs from Vienna

Christine Brewer (sop), Auckland Philharmonia/Leo Hussain

MOZART: Symphony No 41 in C K551, Jupiter; BEETHOVEN: Ah! Perfido Op 65; MARX: Song selection, Selige Nacht; Marienlied; Und gestern hat er mir Rosen gebracht; Hat dich die Liebe berürht; Waldseligkeit; Der bescheidene Schäfer; MAHLER: First movement, Adagio, from Symphony No 10 in F# minor (recorded in the Auckland Town Hall by RNZ)

8:00 pm on Friday (06 Mar 2015)

WOMAD Taranaki 2014

Thirteen programmes

(6) Femi Kuti and La Chiva Gantiva

Featuring Afrobeat from Nigerian musician Femi Kuti, eldest son of Afrobeat pioneer, Fela Kuti, and also Latin rhythms from La Chiva Gantiva, a group from Brussels who are ex-pat Colombians (RNZ)