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Arts Festival Review: Branford Marsalis

Sunday, 21 March 2010, 3:57 pm | Tyler Hersey

“Who needs setlists?” asked Branford Marsalis during his casual tour de force concert at the Michael Fowler Centre to close the 2010 NZ International Arts Festival. “Singers, that’s who. And light shows. It’s just the four of us up here, so ... More >>

Arts Fest Review: Karsh Kale - Enter The Dragon

Wednesday, 17 March 2010, 3:46 pm | Tyler Hersey

Indian-American drummer and producer Karsh Kale has taken on a task of epic proportions in re-scoring a much loved movie classic which already boasts music by one of the greatest composers in film & TV history. But by laying a new sonic foundation for ... More >>

Arts Festival Review: Calexico

Friday, 12 March 2010, 9:07 pm | Tyler Hersey

Making the best of the Festival Club's tricky combination of arena spaciousness and intimate theater-style seating, desert rock pioneers Calexico put on a superbly dynamic show for the first of two sold-out concerts, elevating from whisper quiet acoustic ... More >>

Arts Festival Review: Antibalas

Wednesday, 10 March 2010, 3:54 pm | Tyler Hersey

Have you ever had that dream where you're on the train in a foreign city, surrounded by people of every creed and culture, and the entire car erupts into a spontaneous party? Yeah, I've never had that dream either, but it's exactly what an Antibalas ... More >>

Arts Festival Review: Djan Djan

Thursday, 4 March 2010, 5:12 pm | Tyler Hersey

Synthesizing the musical traditions of three continents and countless centuries, the players of Djan Djan weave exotic melody and loping rhythm into a palette of sound and texture which binds the humid air of India with that of the Mississippi ... More >>

Arts Festival Review: Mahler Symphony No 8

Saturday, 27 February 2010, 5:39 pm | Tyler Hersey

With even the cheap seats inside the sold out Michael Fowler Centre priced at $140, it’s no surprise that a sea of listeners blanketed Civic Square for a free audio and video feed showing Mahler’s 8th Symphony being performed in the building behind ... More >>

Arts Festival Review: Little Bushman

Monday, 17 March 2008, 12:53 am | Tyler Hersey

Little Bushman Pacific Blue Festival Club 14 March More >>

Arts Festival Review: Absolute Arabian Nights

Tuesday, 11 March 2008, 10:10 am | Tyler Hersey

Absolute Arabian Nights Absolute Ensemble with Marcel Khalifé, Bashar Khalifé and Bassam Saba Michael Fowler Centre March 6, 2008 More >>

Arts Festival Review: Resonances

Monday, 3 March 2008, 1:37 pm | Tyler Hersey

Resonances New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Conductor Jonathan Stockhammer Saturday March 1, 2008 More >>

Arts Festival Review: Ornette Coleman

Monday, 25 February 2008, 10:07 am | Tyler Hersey

The Michael Fowler Centre continued its streak of hosting the greatest names in jazz history on Friday with an astonishing and challenging set from saxophonist Ornette Coleman. More >>




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