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Nelson Symphony Orchestra presents: Inspire Me

Saturday 23rd November 2024

An exciting and varied concert featuring inspiring music from the mentor and the protégé. From the old masters of Beethoven and Haydn, to modern, local talent – Nelson’s own John Rimmer’s piano concerto with soloist Kyoko Takashima, and a premiere performance of Warwick Blair’s Sunset Kiss Darkness Come, a climate change piece especially commissioned anonymously for a first performance by the NSO.

Conducted by Jodie Freeman.


Beethoven – Egmont Overture Op. 84

John Rimmer – Your Piano is My Forte, Concerto for Piano and Orchestra; Soloist Kyoko Takashima

Warwick Blair – Sunset Kiss Darkness Come

Haydn – Symphony No. 39


November 23




Nelson & suburbs


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

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

$25 - $40

Tickets from NCMA ph. 03 548 9477.


Ph. 03 548 9477

Additional Info

Official Website


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