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On Thursday October 21, the hall of Nelson's Victory Primary School rang out to the sound of over 100 children and teachers singing and dancing alongside Julian Raphael and the members of The Song Company.
In recent years NZTrio has established itself as one of the finest chamber ensembles in Australasia and, given the richness of the piano trio repertoire, there will never be a shortage of works for it to perform.
The NZ Trio concert in Palmerston North last night was truly wonderful. I hadn't heard a single note they played before and I was riveted from beginning to end. They played with great integrity, musicality, intelligence, verve and truly as one mind.
CHAMBER Music New Zealand certainly chose one of the jewels in the crown of international chamber music ensembles for its inaugural concert of the Kaleidoscopes Concert Season, a season that celebrates its diamond jubilee.
This final concert in Chamber Music New Zealand’s 2009 season was a brilliant ending to the year, capped by General Manager Euan Murdoch’s announcement of celebratory programmes for 2010, CMNZ’s 60th anniversary.