Lamb & Hayward Masterworks

Compassion

Saturday 14 March, 7:30PM

Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall
 

We have sought advice from the Canterbury Medical Officer and Ministry of Health officials and based on this advice we will be proceeding with Tonight's concert. 
if you are not feeling well we do ask that you remain at home.

We look forward to seeing you tonight,

Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor

Te Ahikaaroa

Lior Attar – Tenor

 

Pieta Hextall / Paraone / Tukariri / Te Ahikaaroa – He Ngākau Aroha (World Premiere)

Nigel Westlake / Lior Attar – Compassion (New Zealand premiere)   Click here to listen

 

This concert has a duration of 1 hour and there will be no interval. 

 

Due to the nature of this concert, we advise that you arrive before 7.30pm. If arriving by car, please allow for time to find parking. For the best places to park near the Christchurch Town Hall, please visit parkopedia.co.nz. If you would like to buy tickets on the night, our box office is open from 6pm in the Christchurch Town Hall's Foyer.



There will be a pre-concert talk at 6.40pm in the Ron Ball Studio, with Dr Chris Cree Brown interviewing composer Pieta Hextall about the new piece He Ngākau Aroha

DATES

  • 14 Mar
    Saturday 14th March, 7:30 pm 2020-03-14 19:30:00 2020-03-15 03:30:00 Pacific/Auckland Lamb & Hayward Masterworks Compassion We open this special concert with the world premiere of a work for kapa haka and orchestra developed in collaboration between Pieta Hextall, Savanah Tukariri, Kerepeti Paraone, and Te Ahikaaroa. Compassion draws from the rich worlds of Islam and Judaism to present a collection of profound and poetic messages surrounding the idea of compassion between human beings. Sung in Hebrew and Arabic, this deeply moving and powerful work weaves together the mesmerising voice of Lior with the sounds of the symphony orchestra. Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall CSO marketing@cso.co.nz Get Tickets

We open this special concert with the world premiere of a work for kapa haka and orchestra developed in collaboration between Pieta Hextall, Savanah Tukariri, Kerepeti Paraone, and Te Ahikaaroa.

Compassion draws from the rich worlds of Islam and Judaism to present a collection of profound and poetic messages surrounding the idea of compassion between human beings. Sung in Hebrew and Arabic, this deeply moving and powerful work weaves together the mesmerising voice of Lior with the sounds of the symphony orchestra.