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Adam Summer Celebration: Grand Finale

Sunday 6th February 2022

Our Grand Finale concert features a fabulous range of works, including the luscious Saint-Saëns Fantaisie for Violin and Harp, a world premiere for the NZSQ with Bob Bickerton playing Taonga Pūoro, some beloved Italian Arias, and to end, Tchaikovsky’s blockbuster ‘Souvenir de Florence’ string sextet.

Camille Saint-Saëns – Fantaisie for violin and harp, Opus 124
Amalia Hall (violin)
Helen Webby (harp)

Phil Brownlee & Ariana Tikao – Commission
NZ String Quartet – Helene Pohl (first violin), Monique Lapins (second violin), Gillian Ansell (viola), Rolf Gjelsten (cello),
Bob Bickerton (taonga pūoro)

Giulio Caccini – Amarilli Mia Bella
Francesco Durante – Danza Danza Fanciula
Giocomo Puccini –‘Donde Lieta Usci’ from La bohème
Gioachino Rossini – Aragonese
Michaela Cadwgan (soprano)
Somi Kim (piano)


Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – Souvenir de Florence
Helene Pohl (violin), Amalia Hall (violin) Gillian Ansell (viola), Monique Lapins (viola)
Rolf Gjelsten (cello), Ashley Brown (cello)

Vaccine Pass Required.


February 6




Nelson & suburbs


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

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Admission $65 + booking fee

Tickets from NCMA ph. 5489477.


Ph. 5489477

Additional Info

Official Website


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