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Experience the Music From Disney’s Moana

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 1:54 pm | Orchestra Wellington

Moana songwriter, Opetaia Foa’i is coming to the capital to lead his band, Te Vaka, in their first live performance in New Zealand of the soundtrack to Moana next July. More >>

Orchestra Wellington Saves Best for Last

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 9:35 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington’s 2017 season goes out with a bang, in a concert combining two of the greatest pieces of music ever written. More >>

Orchestra Wellington & Te Vaka Present Songs of 'Moana'

Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 11:37 am | Orchestra Wellington

Moana songwriter, Opetaia Foa’i is coming to the capital to lead his band, Te Vaka, for their first ever performance of the soundtrack Moana in New Zealand in July 2018. More >>

Orchestra Wellington Presents Stravinsky's 'Petrouchka'

Friday, 13 October 2017, 10:29 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington brings to life one of the greatest puppet love stories of all time – one which comes with some serious strings attached. More >>

Family Show For All Ages With Circus Hub Talent

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 10:29 am | Orchestra Wellington

See death-defying aerial performers, sensational stilt dancers, jugglers, tumblers and clowns when Orchestra Wellington combines with the Circus Hub for a spectacular family show. More >>

Orchestra Wellington Performs Ravel’s 'Daphnis and Chloe'

Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 11:49 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington is calling on massive forces for Maurice Ravel’s lushly evocative musical love story 'Daphnis and Chloe' next month. And to say the orchestra’s ebullient Music Director Marc Taddei is delighted is an understatement. More >>

Houstoun's Great Feats of Endurance

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 3:49 pm | Orchestra Wellington

New Zealand pianist Michael Houstoun is performing a musical ultra marathon in Wellington next month. More >>

Orchestra Wellington presents Firebird's full score

Monday, 10 April 2017, 11:50 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington opens its concert season with two works that welcome the arrival of young genius upon the world stage. Stravinsky had barely finished his studies when the great impresario of the Ballets Russes, Diaghilev, recognised his talent ... More >>

Orchestra Wellington Appoints New Concertmaster

Thursday, 8 December 2016, 12:17 pm | Orchestra Wellington

Amalia Hall has been chosen to lead Orchestra Wellington as its concertmaster. Orchestra Wellington Music Director Marc Taddei says Hall is a major young star in New Zealand’s musical life, and one whose gifts have already brought her international acclaim. More >>

Orchestra Wellington's 2017 Season

Monday, 5 December 2016, 11:28 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington has revealed its full programme for 2017. Called The Impresario, the Orchestra’s 2017 season focuses on music inspired by Sergei Diaghilev. More >>

Blasting Off With Orchestra Wellington

Friday, 11 November 2016, 9:49 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington's final mission for 2016 will take you to Mars and beyond with help from the Carter Observatory. The orchestra will perform Holst’s ever popular Planets Suite in a multimedia show accompanied by stunning images from the observatory’s ... More >>

David Long Plugs In

Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 1:08 pm | Orchestra Wellington

with David Long, Guitar with David Downes, Visuals with Jim Murphy, Mechatronics with Orchestra Wellington More >>

Orchestra Wellington Plans Musical Journey To Paris

Monday, 17 October 2016, 11:13 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington have become masters of the slow reveal, and their 2017 “Season Teaser” was no exception. Audiences at the Orchestra’s “Nutcracker” concert on Saturday [ed: October 15] were given dates and a few names, but the full programme ... More >>

Michael Houstoun Plays Bartok's Last Musical Love Letter

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 12:10 pm | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington welcomes Michael Houstoun to play Bartók’s Piano Concerto No. 3 in a special, rare and unmissable performance conducted by Marc Taddei next month. More >>

Orchestra Wellington presents To The Memory Of An Angel

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 10:39 am | Orchestra Wellington

Former NZSO concertmaster, Wilma Smith, is back in Wellington next week to perform music fit for Heaven. More >>

Orchestra Wellington makes Mozart a matter of life and death

Tuesday, 2 August 2016, 12:11 pm | Orchestra Wellington

ORCHESTRA WELLINGTON presents MOZART 1791 Saturday 20 August 2016, 7:30PM, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington Orchestra Wellington makes Mozart a matter of life and death More >>

Virtual Reality Technology is Here in the Capital

Tuesday, 5 July 2016, 11:53 am | Orchestra Wellington

Come on a 360° tour for the first time with Orchestra Wellington More >>

Orchestra Wellington presents CAPRICCIO

Wednesday, 29 June 2016, 12:10 pm | Orchestra Wellington

New Zealand soprano Anna Leese is coming from Italy to sing one of Kiri Te Kanawa’s favourite roles with Orchestra Wellington. More >>

Orchestra Wellington presents "ODES TO JOY"

Thursday, 2 June 2016, 10:15 am | Orchestra Wellington

Orchestra Wellington, finalist in the creative category of the 2016 Wellington Gold Awards, opens its season with Beethoven’s "Song of Joy". More >>

Europe Day spreads Ode to Joy around waterfront

Thursday, 5 May 2016, 11:30 am | Orchestra Wellington

May 9 is Europe Day, a celebration of peace and unity in Europe. To mark the day, musicians from Orchestra Wellington are playing music for two special events put on by the Delegation of the European Union to New Zealand. More >>

 

 

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