Lamb & Hayward Masterworks

Compassion

Saturday 14 March, 7:30PM

Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall

 

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. 

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.