6 Mar 2017

NZSO 70th Birthday Concert - Part One

From Music Alive, 7:00 pm on 6 March 2017
NZSO 70th birthday cake

NZSO 70th birthday cake Photo: RNZ/David McCaw

DVORAK: Carnival Overture; PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Op 26 (2) Tema con variazioni; ELGAR: Chanson de Nuit Op 15/1; FARR: From the Depths Sound the Great Sea Gongs: Part 1, The Invocation of the Sea; STRAVINSKY: Berceuse and Finale, from The Firebird Suite (1919).

NZ Symphony Orchestra conducted by Hamish McKeich with pianist Michael Houstoun.

Recorded 6 March 2017, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ Concert.

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