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The NZSO plays the hits for its biggest tour of the year

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 3:11 pm | NZSO

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra will travel the length of the country in September to perform some of the most popular and beloved works of classical music. More >>

Grammy Award-winning violinist to debut with the NZSO

Thursday, 26 July 2018, 4:47 pm | NZSO

Grammy Award-winning violinist to debut with the NZSO in August Hailed as one of the world’s finest violinists, the Grammy Award-winning Augustin Hadelich makes his New Zealand Symphony Orchestra debut next month. More >>

Celebrate! with the NZSO and The Phoenix Foundation

Tuesday, 17 July 2018, 3:00 pm | NZSO

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra joins forces with The Phoenix Foundation , one of the country’s most lauded bands, for a remarkable concert experience in August. More >>

The best film, TV and video game music in special NZSO conce

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 12:25 pm | NZSO

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra will explore exciting new worlds through the music of hit video games, television, and films in a special concert in Auckland on 27 July. More >>

Peerless virtuoso pianist to perform with the NZSO in July

Monday, 18 June 2018, 11:08 am | NZSO

One of the world’s most exciting pianists returns to New Zealand in July to play one of the best loved pieces of music ever written for piano. More >>

A Winter Feast of Mozart and Beethoven with the NZSO

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 2:50 pm | NZSO

Two great works by two of the giants of classical music will be performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in Napier, Tauranga, Auckland and New Plymouth in June. More >>

Extraordinary young American violinist to play with NZSO

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 12:41 pm | NZSO

Critics say American Stefan Jackiw is one of the best young violinists in the world today. In June he will perform in New Zealand for the first time. More >>

NZSO to play music by Radiohead guitarist in unique concert

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 10:19 am | NZSO

NZSO to play music by Radiohead guitarist in unique concert series The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra will perform music by Radiohead lead guitarist Jonny Greenwood in the second of its hit Shed Series of concerts in Wellington on 1 June. More >>

Kiwi tenor superstar Simon O’Neill is back with the NZSO

Monday, 14 May 2018, 10:43 am | NZSO

Internationally renowned tenor Simon O’Neill returns home to perform a special series of concerts with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in June. More >>

Concerts celebrate Leonard Bernstein and The Four Seasons

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 5:05 pm | NZSO

YouTube star Morgan James and virtuoso violinist Angelo Xiang Yu celebrate Leonard Bernstein and The Four Seasons in two special NZSO concerts More >>

The Naughton sisters - four hands, two pianos and one sound

Wednesday, 14 March 2018, 3:45 pm | NZSO

The sensational American pianists Christina and Michelle Naughton make their New Zealand debut in April with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra . More >>

NZSO goes the whole hog with animal-themed family concert

Monday, 5 March 2018, 12:44 pm | NZSO

A magical mix of pigs, birds, cats, chickens, a bumblebee and Puss in Boots are at the heart of a special family concert by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in Wellington this month. More >>

NZSO to play great music from the movies in February

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 11:02 am | NZSO

Some of the most popular and loved music ever written for films will be performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra on tour in February. More >>

Young, gifted and Bach: two special concerts for Wellington

Monday, 15 January 2018, 6:27 pm | NZSO

Wellington will host special performances over two nights in February with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra celebrating some of Bach’s best-loved works, followed by a summer concert by the NZSO National Youth Orchestra . Back to Bach , at Wellington ... More >>

More Singers, More Players, for NZSO’s 'Messiah'

Friday, 24 November 2017, 11:23 am | NZSO

Handel’s famous oratorio Messiah is so popular with Wellington audiences, this December the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra will perform it for the sixth year in a row on a dazzling scale. More >>

Dazzling pianist serves up Rachmaninov in her NZSO debut

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 7:46 pm | NZSO

Dazzling pianist serves up Rachmaninov in her NZSO debut One of the world’s best pianists will perform for the first time with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra this month. More >>

Get ready for Freddy – the return of the piano phenomenon

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 3:26 pm | NZSO

In 2015 it was packed houses, standing ovations and critical acclaim when British pianist-extraordinaire Freddy Kempf toured with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra . More >>

Acclaimed American singer to deliver devil of a performance

Thursday, 17 August 2017, 2:53 pm | NZSO

American Eric Owens , one of the world’s greatest living bass-baritones, will perform with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra this month in two performances of Berlioz’s The Damnation of Faust . Owens, named 2017 Vocalist of the Year by the ... More >>

Virtuoso violinist to play two dazzling programmes

Monday, 31 July 2017, 2:02 pm | NZSO

Virtuoso violinist to play two dazzling back-to-back programmes with NZSO Karen Gomyo , one of the world’s most sought-after young violinists, returns in August to perform with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in two must-see programmes. More >>

NZSO embraces virtual reality

Thursday, 13 July 2017, 4:18 pm | NZSO

NZSO embraces virtual reality to create unique musical experience for Kiwis New Zealanders can now experience all the thrills, excitement and energy of what it’s like to be a musician performing in our national orchestra thanks to cutting-edge ... More >>

 

 

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