My new work Irirangi will be premiered by commissioners Bridget Douglas and Alistair Fraser in the Stroma concert “Voices of the World” at Hannah Playhouse.
A rich collection of works inspired by non-Western musical traditions from around the world, including the unforgettable song cycle, Luciano Berio's Folk Songs, sung by outstanding New Zealand soprano Bianca Andrew, and the world premieres of works by Celeste Oram/Rob Thorne and John Psathas, featuring the violin of US virtuoso Keir GoGwilt and the taonga puoro of Rob Thorne and Al Fraser.
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Celeste Oram, Rob Thorne & ensemble • An Overture (world premiere)
Jack Body • Bouyi
Anna Clyne • A wonderful day (NZ premiere)
Julia Wolfe • Reeling (NZ premiere)
John Psathas • Irirangi (Meditation) (world premiere)