Ensembles in Concert Event as iCalendar

(Creative Events, Music)

01 October 2017

Venue: Music Theatre, School of Music

Location: 6 Symonds Street, Auckland Central

Host: School of Music

Cost: Various

Contact email: creative@auckland.ac.nz

Ensembles in Concert 2017

Performance students at the School of Music are encouraged to extend their practical performance experience through participation in chamber music and other ensembles such as choir and orchestra, with opportunities to perform in public on a regular basis.

More information about the Bachelor of Music (BMus) degree and how to apply can be viewed here. Alternatively, you may wish to contact the Creative Arts and Industries Student Centre at info-creative@auckland.ac.nz.

Sunday 1 October, 5pm

Ensembles Marathon
School of Music Festival

Please register here.

Classical performance students felicitate the festival’s conclusion with a concert of works prepared throughout the year. This is a fitting finale to the School of Music Ensembles series and the School of Music Festival.

This event is part of the School of Music Festival.


String Orchestra
Elizabeth Lau, director

Josef Suk (1874–1935)
Movements from Serenade for strings in E-flat major, Op. 6 (1892)

Members of the University Cello ensemble: Tahee Kim, Daniel Ng
Edith Salzmann, director

Jean-Baptiste Barrière (1707–1747)
Sonata No. 4 (Duet) in G major (1737-40 ca.)

Trumpet Quartet
Jake Krishnamurti, Robert Bisquera, Thomas Scott, Samiu Uatahausi

Vassily Brandt (1869–1923)
Country Pictures

Fidelio Wind Octet
Dr Marie Ross, director

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Movements from Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica" arr. Dr Marie Ross

Magic Flutes NZ
Dr Melody Lin, director

Gabriel Fauré (1845–1924) arr. Shaul Ben-Meir
Pavane, Op. 50 (1887)

Joachim Andersen (1847-1909) arr. Lisa R. McArthur
Scherzino, Op. 55, No. 6 (1894) - Shayne Harris, solo flute

Wil Offermans



Past events

Wednesday 24 May, 7.30pm

Sirius Music | Contemporary Music
Eric Lamb, director

Free admission.

This is the inaugural concert of the School's new contemporary music ensemble, directed by Lecturer Eric Lamb.


Pauline Oliveros
13 Changes (1986)

Derek Bremel
Orbit Design (2012) 

George Lewis (b. 1952)
Artificial Life (2007) 

John Cage
Theatre Piece No. 1 (arr. Eric Lamb)

Monday 29 May, 7.30pm

Flute and Cello Ensembles
Uwe Grodd and Edith Salzmann, directors

Free admission.

School of Music flute and cello performance students perform a concert of works prepared over the year. Led by Professor Uwe Grodd and Senior Lecturer Edith Salzmann.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event will now take place at 6pm. Thanks for your understanding.

Wednesday 31 May, 6pm

Fidelio Wind Octet
Dr Marie Ross, director

Free admission.


Overture to 'Fidelio', Op. 72
Ludwig van Beethoven - arranged for Wind Octet by W. Sedlak

Selected Arias
W. A. Mozart - arranged for soloists and wind octet by Marie Ross

Serenade No. 12 for winds in C minor, K.388
W. A. Mozart

Saturday 29 July, 7.30pm

Collegium Musicum | Early Music
James Tibbles, director

Free admission.

A concert of the School's historically informed performance practice ensemble, led by early music specialist James Tibbles.