Coming up in Community Engagement, we are looking forward to hosting our annual Conducting Workshop with CSO Chief Conductor Benjamin Northey on 8th November from 1pm to 4pm in the CSO r
- Oct, 21, 2018
Community Engagement: October UpdateRead More
- Sep, 28, 2018
Meet Our New Orchestra ManagerRead More
Meet our new Orchestra Manager, Luke Christiansen. We caught up with him to have a chat about what an orchestra manager does, what are the challenges and highlights, and what's on his playlist.
- Sep, 27, 2018
Community Engagement - September UpdateRead More
Busking in the Christchurch Bus Exchange, taking part in workshops, performing for each other; these were just some of the things that young musicians took part in during the 2018 Secondary Schools
- Sep, 25, 2018
Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Brothers in Arms - reviewRead More
First published on Press.co.nz on 23rd September 2018
- Sep, 10, 2018
CSO Presents: NZ Music of the 80s - Cityscape Magazine reviewRead More
First published on Cityscape-christchurch.co.nz on 10th September.
- Sep, 9, 2018
CSO Presents: NZ Music of the 80s - The Press reviewRead More
First published on Press.co.nz on 9th Septemb
- Aug, 30, 2018
Community Engagement Programme - August UpdateRead More
August was a busy month for the CSO Community Engagement Programme, starting with a Karawhiua!
- Aug, 22, 2018
Review - Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Myths and LegendsRead More
First published on Press.co.nz on 1
- Jul, 26, 2018
Community Engagement July UpdateRead More
Coming up in August, we are delighted to be holding the Courage to Create composition workshop on Sunday 5th Augustm 2-5pm, at the CSO Rehearsal Rooms at 2/4 Klondyke Drive, feat
- Jul, 9, 2018
Review - CSO Presents: The Music of Moana, performed by Te VakaRead More
Reviewed by Christopher Moore.
- Jun, 26, 2018
Ask a MusicianRead More
"I'm finishing high school this year and I'm trying to decide what to study in university. I really like music and I'm am thinking about choosing it as my major.
- Jun, 19, 2018
Review - Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Fear and CourageRead More
Reviewed by Tony Ryan.
- May, 30, 2018
Review - Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Sin City, Golden CityRead More
First published on Press.co.nz on 30th May.
- Apr, 26, 2018
Meet our new Principal ClarinetRead More
Meet David McGregor, the CSO's Principal Clarinet. We caught up with him and had a chat about music and life in general.
What made you decide to study music?
- Apr, 23, 2018
The Life and Times of Kurt WeillRead More
Dive into the decadent and darkly humorous world of Kurt Weill, spanning the 1920s to the 1940s, from the glitz of Germany’s Weimar Republic to the glittering lights of Broadway.
- Apr, 23, 2018
Review - Beca Artist Series: Shlomo MintzRead More
Reviewed by Patrick Shepherd
- Mar, 28, 2018
Review on RNZ - Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: PathétiqueRead More
First published on 27th March, 2018 on Radio New Z
- Mar, 26, 2018
Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Pathétique - ReviewRead More
Photo: Jeffery Wen
- Mar, 26, 2018
A Violin LegendRead More
After 14 years, legendary Israeli violinist and virtuoso Shlomo Mintz is returning to direct and perform with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra.
- Mar, 21, 2018
Chinese New Zealand pianist Tony Chen Lin: A passion for musicRead More
First published in Palmary Magazine, March 2018
Words by Kathlee Mok, Photo by Jeffery Wen, Translated by Francesca Lee