Lamb & Hayward Masterworks

American Rhythm

Saturday 7 November, 7:30pm
Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall

 

Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor
Michael Endres – Piano

 

Leonard Bernstein – Overture to Candide
George Gershwin – Walkin' the Dog
Leonard Bernstein - Symphonic Dances
George Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin – American in Paris

DATES

  • 07 Nov
    Saturday 7th November, 7:30 pm 2020-11-07 19:30:00 2020-11-08 03:30:00 Pacific/Auckland Lamb & Hayward Masterworks American Rhythm This concert celebrates the music of Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin, two giants of 20th century American culture. Their pioneering approach to combining elements of classical music with jazz-influenced effects have produced some of the most memorable works of the era. The German/New Zealand Pianist Michael Endres has been described by Richard Dyer of the Boston Globe as, "…one of the most interesting pianists recording today ".  Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall CSO marketing@cso.co.nz Get Tickets

This concert celebrates the music of Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin, two giants of 20th century American culture. Their pioneering approach to combining elements of classical music with jazz-influenced effects have produced some of the most memorable works of the era.

The German/New Zealand Pianist Michael Endres has been described by Richard Dyer of the Boston Globe as, "…one of the most interesting pianists recording today ".