Sing Faure's Requiem with Simon Halsey
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|Mon 23 Aug ’10, 7:30pm–10:00pm||
Where: Queen Margaret College, 53 Hobson St, Thorndon, Wellington
Restrictions: All Ages
- Casual (non members): $20.00
- NZCF choir members: $15.00
- NZCF individual members: $10.00
Event listed by: GrantHutchinson
Enjoy singing the Faure Requiem under Simon Halsey for two-and-a-half hours, experiencing the dynamism and skill of a internationally renowned professional conductor. Organised by the New Zealand Choral Federation.
Simon Halsey is the chief conductor of the 64-voice professional Berlin Radio Choir (www.rundfunkchor-berlin.de), and works alongside such conductors as Simon Rattle, Claudio Abbado and Marek Janowski. His work in preparing the choir for recordings with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra has earned him a Grammy Award two years running. He has also been Director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus for over 25 years.
Music scores and refreshments provided on the night - door sales only. Register by emailing Lynda Hunter at hunt.paradise.net.nz