7 Aug 2021

The debut of a new Wellington based ensemble at Classical on Cuba

Classical on Cuba

7 Aug 2021

12:00pm, 1:15pm, 2:30pm, JJ Murphy & Co, 119 Cuba St, Te Aro, Wellington



Wellington’s brand new vocal ensemble 9Live are heading to the pub! Grab a pint and let some of Wellington’s most accomplished vocalists take you round the world – without leaving your barstool.

Witness the debut of this professional ensemble, singing jazz from Germany, Scandinavian folk, some gorgeous modern works and even taking a trip down ‘Penny Lane’. 9Live is made up of singers from New Zealand’s premier chamber ensemble Voices New Zealand, and with this programme called Encore, you’ll be thirsty for more.



Penny Lane – Lennon-McCartney arr. Bob Chilcott
Rest – Ralph Vaughan Williams
Earth Song – Frank Ticheli
This Marriage – Eric Whitacre
Ave Maris Stella – Edvard Grieg
Underneath the stars – Kate Rusby
Words – Anders Edenroth
Kaipaava – Finnish folk song arr. Essi Wuorela & Jussi Chydenius
Bardinerie – Orchestral suite no. 2 in B minor, J.S Bach arr. Ward Swingle
Lay a Garland – Robert Pearsall
Can’t Buy Me Love – Lennon-McCartney arr. The Kings’ Singers


Ensemble funding from Creative New Zealand