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NZTrio: Exotica (Aotearoa New Zealand)

Saturday 13th October 2018

Andrew Beer - Violin
Ashley Brown - Cello
Stephen De Pledge - Piano

Enjoy a ‘tasting platter’ of a programme, full of vibrant, piquant music from Spain, Argentina, Brazil, and beyond.

Joining founding member of NZTrio Ashley Brown for Exotica, are Concertmaster for the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra Andrew Beer, and internationally renowned solo artist/senior lecturer at Auckland University School of Music, Stephen De Pledge. Each has played extensively throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australasia, with performances broadcast on TV and radio networks worldwide, plus multiple recordings and accolades to their names.

This powerhouse ensemble of New Zealand’s best invite you for an evening of tapas-style music. Works by Ravel, Piazzolla, Cassadó and Albéniz will be ‘served' alongside fresh toe-tapping local delicacies by kiwis Claire Cowan and Alex Taylor.

“How lucky these composers are to have such fine musicians to bring their works to life. What a godsend NZTrio is.” CHRISTCHURCH PRESS

WINNER - BEST CLASSICAL ARTIST, 2017 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards

Proudly presented by the Nelson Arts Festival.


October 13, 2018


Sat 13 Oct, 6pm; Duration: 80 mins, no interval


Nelson & suburbs


Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
48 Nile Street, Nelson, New Zealand

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Full $48, Under 19 $25, Senior $44, Group of 6+ $44pp Plus TicketDirect Service Fee

Tickets from Tickets from TicketDirect outlets, Theatre Royal, Nelson iSITE, Richmond Mall ph. 03 548 3840, ext 2; 0800 224 224.


Ph. 03 545 8734

Additional Info

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