31 Mar - 1 Apr 2023 WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND
What better way to kick off Gemma New’s first full year as NZSO Artistic Advisor and Principal Conductor than with one of the greatest symphonies of all time?
2 - 3 Mar 2023 AUCKLAND
For the heaven-storming Ninth, the orchestra alone wasn’t enough: voices were necessary for Beethoven’s ecstatic vision. ‘All men shall become brothers,’ they sing. ‘I embrace you, O you millions – this kiss is for all the world!’
24 - 25 Sep 2022 AUCKLAND, WELLINGTON
Our young national choirs work with Grammy Award-winning composer and conductor Eric Whitacre, ahead of our concert
7 Jul 2022 AUCKLAND
In collaboration with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Verdi’s Requiem calls for a quartet of exceptional soloists, a massive chorus of singers and an orchestra capable of overpowering grandeur.
27 Sep 2021 UPPER HUTT
SOLD OUT – What has changed in the last 200 years in matters of love and romance? Well, it’s not always smooth sailing as the soloists and ensemble singers will tell you…
15 - 17 Apr 2021 WANAKA
From playwright Ro Bright and director Kitan Petkovski, the team behind the multi-award-winning Kiwi heartbreaker Daffodils, comes a new uplifting small-town family story performed with the help of a mass choir.
14 Apr 2021 WANAKA
Celebrating our moana as precious taonga with uplifting music from around the globe, this beautiful concert accompanies the flight of the kuaka/godwit, from icy northern seas all the way down to a fragile sanctuary in Antarctica.
9 - 10 Apr 2021 AUCKLAND
Blue Planet II Live in Concert takes you beneath the surface of the world’s oceans and up close with the fascinating creatures of our underwater world.
22 Jul 2020 AUCKLAND
Blue Planet II Live in Concert at Kiri Te Kanawa Theatre on Wednesday 22 July 2020 will need to be rescheduled. We hope to make an announcement of a new date for this concert experience in the coming weeks.
27 - 28 Jun 2020 WELLINGTON
Join six members of our national ensemble Voices NZ to hear the stories of some ancient and contemporary rockstar-composers and what they have to say about falling ‘head over heels’…
26 Jun 2020 WELLINGTON, ONLINE
We sing with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in celebration of the enormous effort New Zealanders made to protect the vulnerable and eliminate COVID-19.
16 Apr 2020 AUCKLAND
‘Once upon a time there was a prep-school boy’, wrote Britten. ‘There was one curious thing: he wrote music, reams of it’. The former prep-school boy recycled some of his best juvenilia into this captivating piece.
3 - 4 Apr 2020 WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND
Following the triumphant 2019 Beethoven Festival, NZSO’s celebration of the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth continues with a masterwork from the end of his life – the Missa Solemnis.
29 Mar 2020 AUCKLAND
“We are delighted to announce that the APO and our combined choir will be performing this concert for you to enjoy via a livestream on the APO website and Facebook page as well as other third-party digital channels.”
6 Dec 2019 AUCKLAND
Enjoy a festive concert with NZ Youth Choir and VOICES New Zealand, celebrating Christmas, our 40th anniversary year and the NZ Youth Choir’s departure on their first ever tour of the Pacific.
22 - 23 Nov 2019 WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND
Join VOICES New Zealand. NZSO Music Director Edo de Waart, two outstanding soloists, and other choirs for Mahler’s huge Second Symphony – Resurrection.
24 - 31 Aug 2019 WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND
The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra’s Beethoven Festival concludes in a brilliant finale with Beethoven’s last two symphonies, including the iconic Ninth.
19 - 21 Jul 2019 WELLINGTON, DUNEDIN, AUCKLAND
Join New Zealand’s award-winning chamber choir for a mid-winter Yulefest. Think cosy ambience under high-vaulted ceilings, candlelight and divine music.
22 - 23 May 2019 AUCKLAND
Planet Earth II Live in Concert will bring you closer to the spellbinding animals, landscapes and wildlife dramas on our planet than ever before.
29 - 30 Mar 2019 AUCKLAND, WELLINGTON
Let the music paint pictures as you journey to Baltimore, Egypt and the edge of the Solar System in this awe-inspiring concert conducted by the NZSO Music Director Edo de Waart.
23 - 24 Nov 2018 WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND
Hear in one concert Beethoven’s journey from the Classical style in his first symphony, to the Romantic style in his gargantuan Symphony No.9. An experience not to be missed!
31 Oct - 2 Nov 2018 HAMBURG, BERLIN
Voices of Aotearoa – Stimmen aus Neuseeland – Berauschend, exotisch und einfach wunderschön. Ein außergewöhnliches Programm des preisgekrönten Ensembles Voices New Zealand, in dem der pazifische Ursprung des Ensembles mit dem klassischen, europäischen Chorrepertoire auf wundersame Weise verschmilzt
10 - 11 Mar 2018 WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND
Join the best choral voices in New Zealand and one of Britain’s greatest musical exports for a musical trip from the Renaissance to now. Prepare to be charmed.
30 Sep - 1 Oct 2017 AUCKLAND, NAPIER
THE UNUSUAL SILENCE will first echo within The Sanctuary of the Auckland War Memorial Museum in remembrance of WWI. Voices New Zealand Chamber Choir is proud to premiere a new commissioned work by New Zealand composer Victoria Kelly.
3 Aug 2017 AUCKLAND
VOICES New Zealand Chamber Choir feature in Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra’s BAROQUE VOICES concert, celebrating the glory of the voice in the high Baroque with Handel’s Zadok the Priest.
19 Mar 2017 AUCKLAND
Immersive and surprising, the staging of late New Zealand composer Jack Body’s PASSIO invited audience members to promenade around and passed soloists, orchestra and choir, creating an experience that many regarded as their festival highlight in 2017. Featuring soprano Madeleine Pierard, Auckland Chamber Orchestra and VOICES, conducted by Peter Scholes and Karen Grylls.