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Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra Performs Beethoven's Only Operatic Masterpiece Fidelio

Thursday, 22 April 2021, 4:35 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

  On Saturday 8 May the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) will present Beethoven’s only opera Fidelio under the baton of Music Director Giordano Bellincampi and featuring an all-star kiwi cast, led by international opera sensations Kirstin ... More >>

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra ANNOUNCE NEW DATE For 'sold Out' Michael Houstoun Performance

Wednesday, 24 February 2021, 3:18 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

  The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) has confirmed that the opening performance for the Bayleys Great Classics series Houstoun plays Rachmaninov will now take place on Thursday 25 March at 7.30pm . The APO was forced to abandon its ... More >>

Louis Baker & APO Bringing The Soul To Auckland’s Summernova Festival

Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 4:55 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra’s (APO) popular Session Series is set to return in February 2021, featuring Kiwi artist Louis Baker in a fusion of modern soul and symphonic power. Louis Baker & APO will take place at the Auckland Town Hall ... More >>

2021 Season Announced - The Biggest Band In Town Is Back Making Glorious Live Music

Monday, 9 November 2020, 8:22 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

With the rest of the world teetering on the edge of lockdown or hamstrung by social distancing the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) has defiantly announced its 2021 season. The New Zealand Government has indicated there is an important role ... More >>

The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra And Chris Sanders Of Angel Star Publishing Release Teddy Bear Hunt

Friday, 30 October 2020, 5:15 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

A children’s song celebrating community spirit and kindness in Aotearoa "The Teddy Bear Hunt that happened all across New Zealand during the initial lockdown in March was such a positive part of 2020 because it brought families and communities ... More >>

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra Signals The Return Of Glamour And Live Performance For Auckland City

Monday, 5 October 2020, 6:04 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Six of New Zealand’s most successful International opera stars will be joining the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra in their upcoming performance APO at the Opera : Tales of Passion and Betrayal on Friday 9 October. COVID related travel restrictions ... More >>

APO Pivots With Top Local Talent On Offer For Upcoming New Zealand Herald Premier Series Performance

Thursday, 10 September 2020, 11:40 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) has announced artist and repertoire changes to its upcoming performance on Thursday 24 September at Auckland Town Hall. The performance is part of The New Zealand Herald Premier Series and will see the APO’s own concertmaster ... More >>

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra Back On Track For August

Thursday, 9 July 2020, 7:02 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) is delighted to announce its revamped line up for August with two great main series concerts in Auckland Town Hall, two intimate chamber ensemble performances in Howick and Remuera and a free community ... More >>

Over 250 Musicians From Across The Globe Join Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra’s Virtual Play-in

Wednesday, 20 May 2020, 6:06 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Over 250 musicians of all ages have joined the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO). Well, they did, for the APO’s Virtual Play-In, released online today. In April, the APO put a global call out to musicians to get the chance to play alongisde the ... More >>

One Million People View Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra Livestreams

Thursday, 7 May 2020, 4:21 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Over one million people from across the world have viewed Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra’s (APO) recent livestream series. The APO Encore Livestreams take place every Thursday evening at 8pm (NZST). While the orchestra has been livestreaming ... More >>

Musicians & Singers Mark Beethoven’s 250th Birthday

Monday, 16 March 2020, 8:50 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

They came from Orewa. They came from Otara. They came from across Tāmaki Makaurau / Auckland. And a bus load drove down from Whangarei. More than 300 musicians and singers filled the Auckland Town Hall today (Sunday 15 March), to celebrate Beethoven’s ... More >>

Soul Sirens Join APO In Aretha Franklin Celebration

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 1:34 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) brings together three of the country’s most powerful female vocalists for a special performance on 21 May to celebrate the music of the unforgettable Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. Boh Runga, Bella Kalolo, ... More >>

NZ orchestras appoint first Assistant Conductor in Residence

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 10:02 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) is delighted to announce the appointment of New Zealander Vincent Hardaker as the first ever Assistant Conductor in Residence for the group of professional orchestras of New Zealand. The programme is an initiative ... More >>

APO to Perform Classic Symphonic Fairy Tale Live

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 1:17 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

APO to Perform Classic Symphonic Fairy Tale Live The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) will awaken Sergei Prokofiev’s classic musical fairy tale and perform alongside the animated film in Peter & the Wolf Live, at the Aotea Centre’s ASB Theatre ... More >>

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra create ultimate NZ mixtape

Monday, 29 April 2019, 9:10 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

The past and the future of Kiwi music will be celebrated in June when beloved New Zealand musicians Nadia Reid, Liam Finn and Anna Coddington join the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) to perform some of our most iconic songs. More >>

Second show announced for Planet Earth II Live in Concert

Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 10:08 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Due to popular demand, BBC Studios, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) and Auckland Live have announced a second show for Planet Earth II Live in Concert, on Thursday 23 May 2019. The concerts on 22 and 23 May mark the New Zealand premiere of this ... More >>

Planet Earth II Live in Concert

Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 10:16 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Tickets are now on sale for the New Zealand premiere of Planet Earth II Live in Concert to be held at the ASB Theatre, Aotea Centre on Wednesday 22 May 2019. A stunning presentation of breathtaking footage from the award-winning BBC series Planet Earth ... More >>

Exciting firsts and top talent in 2019 APO season

Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 9:48 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra enters its 39th year celebrating the people and the rich tradition of orchestral music as well as exciting new artistic collaborations, with details of its 2019 season announced at a launch event at Auckland’s Town ... More >>

The Composer is Dead - APO investigation

Monday, 20 August 2018, 10:46 am | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) has launched a homicide investigation following reports that the composer is dead. More >>

APO packs up instruments and heads to the Shore

Monday, 19 February 2018, 4:56 pm | Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

APO packs up instruments and heads to the Shore The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) musicians are heading to Bruce Mason Centre on Friday 23 February, and they’re bringing some of classical music’s heavyweights with them: Wagner, Schumann and ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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