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Australian Festival of Chamber Music 2014

Sunday 3 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 11 am at St James Cathedral
Admission: $54 – $60.
In Memoriam
St James’ Cathedral, 11:00 AM

This concert is dedicated to the memory of the great Russian cellist Alexander Ivashkin (1948-2014), a much-loved and regular participant in the AFCM over many years.

Maurice Ravel arr. Trevor Wagler Prelude, Forlane, Menuet, Rigaudon from Le Tombeau de Couperin
Tamara-Anna Cislowska, Helene Pohl, Rolf Gjelsten, Diana Doherty, David Griffiths

Benjamin Britten Who Are These Children?
Andrew Goodwin, Piers Lane

Richard Strauss Metamorphosen
Dene Olding, Douglas Beilman, Irina Morozova, Kathryn Lockwood, Julian Smiles, Alexander Baillie, Kees Boersma
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Monday 4 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 10 am at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $59 – $65.
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 2

Piers interviews Douglas Beilman, Andrew Goodwin, Tama Matheson and Helene Pohl.

Franz Schumann from Dichterliebe Op.48, Im wunderschönen Monat Mai; Wenn ich in deine Augen Seh; Ich grolle nicht; Aus alten Märchen winkt es; Die alten, bösen Lieder
Andrew Goodwin, Piers Lane

Johannes Brahms String Quartet in c minor Op.51 No.1
New Zealand String Quartet To book your tickets click here.

Monday 4 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 8 pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $55.
Evening Series – Happy Birthday Pamela Page!
Townsville Civic Theatre, 8:00 PM

G.F. Handel Silete Venti – motet for soprano and orchestra HWV242
Sara Macliver, Diana Doherty, Camerata of St John’s

Herbert Howells Elegy
Kathryn Lockwood, New Zealand String Quartet, Camerata of St John’s

Erkki-Sven Tüür Whistles and Whispers from Uluru
Genevieve Lacey, Camerata of St John’s

INTERVAL

Peter Maxwell Davies Eight Songs for a Mad King
Conducted by Julian Smiles
Thomas Meglioranza, Dene Olding, Alexander Baillie, Emma Sholl, David Griffiths, Tamara-Anna Cislowska, Yousif Sheronick

Henry Litolff Scherzo from Concerto Symphonique No.4 in d minor Op.102
Pamela Page, Camerata of St John’s, Emma Sholl, Diana Doherty, David Griffiths, Bram van Sambeek, Yousif Sheronick, Max Olding To book your tickets click here.

Wednesday 6 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 10 am at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $59 – $65.
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 3
C2, Townsville Civic Theatre, 10:00 AM

Piers interviews William Barton, Kees Boersma, Gillian Ansell and Rolf Gjelsten.

William Barton Improvisation

Antonín Dvo?ák String Quintet No.2 in G major Op.77 B49
New Zealand String Quartet, Kees Boersma
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Wednesday 6 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 5.30 pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $45.
Ray Golding Sunset Series – Bach by Candlelight 1
Partita for solo flute (bassoon) BWV 1013
Bram van Sambeek

3 Two-Part Inventions No.8 in F major, No.4 in d minor, No.13 in a minor
Dene Olding, Julian Smiles

Elena Kats-Chernin Re-Inventions
No.1 for Descant Recorder (based on Invention No.8 in F major)
No.2 for Tenor Recorder (based on Invention No.4 in d minor)
No.3 for Descant Recorder (based on invention No.13 in a minor)
Genevieve Lacey, New Zealand String Quartet

Cantata BWV 211 ‘The Coffee Cantata’
Sara Macliver, Andrew Goodwin, Thomas Meglioranza, Dene Olding, Michele Walsh, Irina Morozova, Danny Yeadon, Kees Boersma, Neal Peres da Costa To book your tickets click here.

Wednesday 6 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 8 pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $55.
Evening Series – Bach by Candlelight 2

Partita No.1 in B flat major BWV 825
Daniel de Borah

Oboe Sonata in G minor BWV 1030b
Diana Doherty, Neal Peres da Costa

Sheep May Safely Graze from Cantata BWV 208
Sara Macliver, Genevieve Lacey, Emma Sholl, Neal Peres da Costa, Danny Yeadon

Partita No.2 in d minor BWV 1004, Chaconne
Tasmin Little

INTERVAL

Suite for solo cello No.5 in c minor BWV 1011
Alexander Baillie

Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G major BWV 1048
Dene Olding, Michele Walsh, Douglas Beilman, Irina Morozova, Kathryn Lockwood, Gillian Ansell, Julian Smiles, Danny Yeadon, Rolf Gjelsten, Kees Boersma, Neal Peres da Costa To book your tickets click here.

Friday 8 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 8 pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $55.
Evening Series – A Shropshire Lad

Franz Joseph Haydn String Quartet in C major Op.54 No.2
New Zealand String Quartet

Ralph Vaughan Williams Piano Quintet
Helene Pohl, Gillian Ansell, Alexander Baillie, Kees Boersma, Martin Roscoe

INTERVAL

George Butterworth Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad
Thomas Meglioranza, Piers Lane

Ludwig van Beethoven String Trio in G major Op.9 No.1
Dene Olding, Irina Morozova, Julian Smiles
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Friday 8 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 5.30 pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $45.
Ray Golding Sunset Series – Homage

Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata in D major for cello and piano Op.102 No.2
Julian Smiles, Martin Roscoe

Ralph Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge
Andrew Goodwin, Daniel de Borah, New Zealand String Quartet

Yousif Sheronick Jubb Jannin
Glen Velez Homage
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Friday 8 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 8 pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $55.
Evening Series – The Kreutzer

Elena Kats-Chernin String Quartet No.1 ‘Joyce’
New Zealand String Quartet

Franz Schubert Nacht und Träume, An Silvia, An die Musik, Nachtstück, Die Forelle, Du bist die Ruh
Andrew Goodwin, Daniel de Borah

Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata No.9 in A major Op.47 ‘Kreutzer’
Tasmin Little, Martin Roscoe

INTERVAL

César Franck Quintet in F minor for Piano and Strings
Goldner String Quartet, Piers Lane
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Saturday 9 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 3pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $55.
Forgotten String Quartets
In this special concert on the last day of the Festival, the Goldner String Quartet and the New Zealand String Quartet will give you the chance to hear some masterpieces that surely deserve to be better known.

And you can help programme the concert! You have until 9 June 2014 to vote. Go to forgottenstringquartets.com – The website contains lots of recordings of these neglected masterpieces. Give yourself the pleasure of listening to them and then vote for your favourite quartet. The quartet that gets the most votes will be announced at this concert and played as the finale. To book your tickets click here.

Saturday 9 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Townsville, Australia 8 pm at Townsville Civic Theatre
Admission: $26 – $70.
Festival Farewell – Keep the Home Fires Burning

Jacob van Eyck Engels Nachtegaeltje
Genevieve Lacey

Christoph Willibald von Gluck arr. Sgambati Mélodie
Daniel de Borah

David Popper Hungarian Fantasy
Alexander Baillie, Piers Lane

Robert Schumann Quintet for Piano and Strings Op.44
New Zealand String Quartet, Martin Roscoe

INTERVAL

Francis Poulenc Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and piano
Diana Doherty, Bram van Sambeek, Piers Lane

Maurice Ravel Tzigane
Tasmin Little

George Gershwin arr. Graham Hair Bidin’ My Time
Goldner String Quartet, Kees Boersma

Enzo Rao A Different World
duoJalal

Rudolph Sieczinsky Vienna, My City of Dreams
Irving Berlin Stay down there where you belong
Roy Atwell Some Little Bug is Going to Find You
Carrie Jacobs-Bond A Perfect Day
Ivor Novello Keep the Home Fires Burning
Thomas Meglioranza, Piers Lane

Keep the Home Fires Burning arr. Tim Murray
Tutti To book your tickets click here.

Salon Series 2014

Saturday 30 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Napier 3pm at Tom McDonald Cellar, Church Road Winery
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: 150 Church Road, Napier 4112. J.S.Bach – ‘Air’ from Suite No 3
Mozart – Quartet in C Major, K. 157 – Allegro, Andante, Presto
Puccini – ‘Crisantemi’
Dvorak – two Waltzes, op.54
Tchaikovsky – ‘Cantabile’
Shostakovich – ‘Polka’
Piazzolla – Tango
Farr – Mambo Rambo
Interval
Barber – ‘Adagio’ op. 11
Salon 1
Chopin – ‘Etude’ op. 25 no 7
Turina – ‘The Bullfighter’
Schubert – Quartet in Eb, D.87 – Allegro moderato, Scherzo: Prestissimo – Trio,
Adagio, Allegro
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Sunday 31 August, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Featherston 3.00 pm House Concert at 103 Fitzherbert Street
Admission: $5 – $30.
Address: 103 Fitzherbert Street, Featherston. To buy tickets contact the NZSQ office by phone on 04 499 8883 or email us at nzsq@nzsq.co.nz
Programme
J.S.Bach – ‘Air’ from Suite No 3
Mozart – Quartet in C Major, K. 157 – Allegro, Andante, Presto
Puccini – ‘Crisantemi’
Dvorak – two Waltzes, op.54
Tchaikovsky – ‘Cantabile’
Shostakovich – ‘Polka’
Piazzolla – Tango
Farr – Mambo Rambo
Interval
Barber – ‘Adagio’ op. 11
Chopin – ‘Etude’ op. 25 no 7
Turina – ‘The Bullfighter’
Schubert – Quartet in Eb, D.87 – Allegro moderato, Scherzo: Prestissimo – Trio,
Adagio, Allegro
Friday 5 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Auckland 6.30pm at Q Theatre
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: 305 Queen Street, Auckland. Salon 1
J.S.Bach – ‘Air’ from Suite No 3
Mozart – Quartet in C Major, K. 157 – Allegro, Andante, Presto
Puccini – ‘Crisantemi’
Dvorak – two Waltzes, op.54
Tchaikovsky – ‘Cantabile’
Shostakovich – ‘Polka’
Piazzolla – Tango
Farr – Mambo Rambo
Interval
Barber – ‘Adagio’ op. 11
Chopin – ‘Etude’ op. 25 no 7
Turina – ‘The Bullfighter’
Schubert – Quartet in Eb, D.87 – Allegro moderato, Scherzo: Prestissimo – Trio,
Adagio, Allegro
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Saturday 6 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Auckland 4.00 pm at Q Theatre
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: 305 Queen Street, Auckland. Salon 2
Bach – solo violin
Haydn – ‘Gypsy’ Quartet Opus 54 no 2
Bach solo – Violin
Zhou Long – ‘Song of the Ch’in’
Bach solo Viola
Wolf – Italian Serenade
Interval
Bach solo – Cello
Greig – String Quartet in G Minor, Opus 27
Un poco andante – Allegro molto ed agitato, Romanze (Andantino),
Intermezzo (Allegro molto marcato – Piu vivo e scherzando, Finale (Lento – Presto al saltarello)
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Tuesday 9 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Christchurch 8 pm at Church of St Michael and All Angels

Address: 86 Oxford Terrace. Haydn String Quartet in C major, Opus 54 no 2
Brahms String Quartet No 3 in B-flat major, Opus 67
Interval
Greig String Quartet No 1 in G minor, Opus 27

Wednesday 10 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Geraldine 7.30 pm at The Lodge Theatre
Admission: $5 – $30.
Address: Cnr Talbot & Hislop Sts, Geraldine. To buy tickets call at Louk Clothing, 47 – 49 Talbot Street, Geraldine, or contact the NZSQ office by phone on 04 499 8883, or email us at nzsq@nzsq.co.nz
Programme – Salon 1
J.S.Bach – ‘Air’ from Suite No 3
Mozart – Quartet in C Major, K. 157 – Allegro, Andante, Presto
Puccini – ‘Crisantemi’
Dvorak – two Waltzes, op.54
Tchaikovsky – ‘Cantabile’
Shostakovich – ‘Polka’
Piazzolla – Tango
Farr – Mambo Rambo
Interval
Barber – ‘Adagio’ op. 11
Chopin – ‘Etude’ op. 25 no 7
Turina – ‘The Bullfighter’
Schubert – Quartet in Eb, D.87 – Allegro moderato, Scherzo: Prestissimo – Trio,
Adagio, Allegro

Thursday 11 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Dunedin 7.30 pm at First Church
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: 405 Moray Place, Dunedin 9016. Salon 2
Bach – solo violin
Haydn – ‘Gypsy’ Quartet Opus 54 no 2
Bach solo – Violin
Zhou Long – ‘Song of the Ch’in’
Bach solo Viola
Wolf – Italian Serenade
Interval
Bach solo – Cello
Greig – String Quartet in G Minor, Opus 27
Un poco andante – Allegro molto ed agitato, Romanze (Andantino),
Intermezzo (Allegro molto marcato – Piu vivo e scherzando, Finale (Lento – Presto al saltarello)
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Saturday 13 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Blenheim 5 pm at Cloudy Bay Vineyard
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: Jacksons Road, Blenheim. Salon 1
J.S.Bach – ‘Air’ from Suite No 3
Mozart – Quartet in C Major, K. 157 – Allegro, Andante, Presto
Puccini – ‘Crisantemi’
Dvorak – two Waltzes, op.54
Tchaikovsky – ‘Cantabile’
Shostakovich – ‘Polka’
Piazzolla – Tango
Farr – Mambo Rambo
Interval
Barber – ‘Adagio’ op. 11
Chopin – ‘Etude’ op. 25 no 7
Turina – ‘The Bullfighter’
Schubert – Quartet in Eb, D.87 – Allegro moderato, Scherzo: Prestissimo – Trio,
Adagio, Allegro

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Sunday 14 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Nelson 3 pm at Old St Johns
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: 320 Hardy Street, Nelson. Salon 2
Bach – solo violin
Haydn – ‘Gypsy’ Quartet Opus 54 no 2
Bach solo – Violin
Zhou Long – ‘Song of the Ch’in’
Bach solo Viola
Wolf – Italian Serenade
Interval
Bach solo – Cello
Greig – String Quartet in G Minor, Opus 27
Un poco andante – Allegro molto ed agitato, Romanze (Andantino),
Intermezzo (Allegro molto marcato – Piu vivo e scherzando, Finale (Lento – Presto al saltarello)

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Friday 19 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Wellington 7pm at Hunter Council, Victoria University Wellington
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: Kelburn Parade, Kelburn, Wellington. Salon 2
Bach – solo violin
Haydn – ‘Gypsy’ Quartet Opus 54 no 2
Bach solo – Violin
Zhou Long – ‘Song of the Ch’in’
Bach solo Viola
Wolf – Italian Serenade
Interval
Bach solo – Cello
Greig – String Quartet in G Minor, Opus 27
Un poco andante – Allegro molto ed agitato, Romanze (Andantino),
Intermezzo (Allegro molto marcato – Piu vivo e scherzando, Finale (Lento – Presto al saltarello)

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Sunday 21 September, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Wellington 3 pm at Prefab Cafe
Admission: $5 – $40.
Address: 14 Jessie Street, Wellington. Salon 1
J.S.Bach – ‘Air’ from Suite No 3
Mozart – Quartet in C Major, K. 157 – Allegro, Andante, Presto
Puccini – ‘Crisantemi’
Dvorak – two Waltzes, op.54
Tchaikovsky – ‘Cantabile’
Shostakovich – ‘Polka’
Piazzolla – Tango
Farr – Mambo Rambo
Interval
Barber – ‘Adagio’ op. 11
Chopin – ‘Etude’ op. 25 no 7
Turina – ‘The Bullfighter’
Schubert – Quartet in Eb, D.87 – Allegro moderato, Scherzo: Prestissimo – Trio,
Adagio, Allegro
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UK Tour 2014

Monday 1 December, 2014 New Zealand String Quartet in Manchester 7.30 pm in the RNCM Concert Hall, Royal Northern College of Music
Admission: £6.00 – £25.00.
Address: 7.30 pm in the RNCM Concert Hall, Royal Northern College of Music, Oxford Road. Peter Cropper [viola] with New Zealand String Quartet

John Psathas “Manos, Unbridled, breathes life into Kartsigar”
Mozart String Quartet No.22 in B flat major, K.589
Bartók String Quartet No 3
Brahms String Quintet in G major Op 111
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