Beca CSO Diamond Anniversary Dinner

PWC Opera at Pegasus Bay in association with Armstrong Prestige

Armstrong Prestige

TAHU MATHESON Conductor

AMELIA BERRY     HENRY CHOO

JAMES IOELU

 

PEGASUS BAY WINERY, WAIPARA

DATES

  • 03 Feb
    Saturday 3rd February, 2:30 pm 2018-02-03 14:30:00 2018-02-03 22:30:00 Pacific/Auckland PWC Opera at Pegasus Bay FORECAST FOR WAIPARA, SATURDAY 3RD FEBRUARY: Likely high of 18 degrees celsius. Fine with some cloud. Any possible showers clearing before midday.  All bus transport leaves from outside the main entrance of the Christchurch Casino.  Bus for people attending the lunch: Leaving at 10.15am Regular bus: Leaving at 11:30am Back by popular demand, we’re delighted to be including, once again in our concert season an afternoon of magnificent music accompanied by fine wine and food, set in the idyllic surroundings of the Pegasus Bay Winery. PwC Opera at Pegasus Bay is the ideal end-of-holiday treat and, just before Waitangi Day, makes the perfect starter to a summer weekend in Canterbury. In partnership with New Zealand Opera we bring you some of the leading operatic voices from Australasia, who will perform an array of most loved arias and music from world-famous operas, all backed by the power of a full orchestra under the baton of Tahu Matheson. Bring your picnic, chairs and rugs and settle in for a glorious afternoon. An outstanding selection of Pegasus Bay wines along with other beverages and food can be purchased on site. Pegasus Bay Restaurant are also offering the opportunity to indulge with a three-course feasting menu. This can be purchased through the CSO and is in addition to the concert ticket. The lunch starts at 11:30am. Coach transport to and from the city is also available. Renowned Canterbury chef Jonny Schwass will also be providing delicious food options available for purchase on site, made from the best of local ingredients.   Concert Programme MOZART Impresario overture MOZART Leporello’s aria from Don Giovanni MOZART Un aura’amoroso from Cosi MOZART Deh vieni, non tardar from Figaro BIZET Carmen Entr'acte, Act IV BIZET La fleur from Carmen BIZET Au fond du temple saint from The Pearl Fishers PUCCINI Chi il bel sogno from La Rondine PUCCINI O soave Fanciulla from La Boheme WEBER Overture to Der Freischutz GOUNOD Le veau d’or from Faust KORNGOLD Marietta’s lied from Die Tote Stadt MASSENET Pouquoi me reveiller from Werther LEHAR Overture to The Merry Widow GERSHWIN Bess you is my woman now LEHAR You are my hearts delight LEHAR Vilia STRAUSS All I Want Is More Champagne Pegas Bay Winery CSO marketing@cso.co.nz GET TICKETS

FORECAST FOR WAIPARA, SATURDAY 3RD FEBRUARY: Likely high of 18 degrees celsius. Fine with some cloud. Any possible showers clearing before midday. 

All bus transport leaves from outside the main entrance of the Christchurch Casino. 

Bus for people attending the lunch: Leaving at 10.15am

Regular bus: Leaving at 11:30am

Back by popular demand, we’re delighted to be including, once again in our concert season an afternoon of magnificent music accompanied by fine wine and food, set in the idyllic surroundings of the Pegasus Bay Winery.

PwC Opera at Pegasus Bay is the ideal end-of-holiday treat and, just before Waitangi Day, makes the perfect starter to a summer weekend in Canterbury. In partnership with New Zealand Opera we bring you some of the leading operatic voices from Australasia, who will perform an array of most loved arias and music from world-famous operas, all backed by the power of a full orchestra under the baton of Tahu Matheson. Bring your picnic, chairs and rugs and settle in for a glorious afternoon.

An outstanding selection of Pegasus Bay wines along with other beverages and food can be purchased on site. Pegasus Bay Restaurant are also offering the opportunity to indulge with a three-course feasting menu. This can be purchased through the CSO and is in addition to the concert ticket. The lunch starts at 11:30am. Coach transport to and from the city is also available.

Renowned Canterbury chef Jonny Schwass will also be providing delicious food options available for purchase on site, made from the best of local ingredients.

 

Concert Programme

MOZART Impresario overture

MOZART Leporello’s aria from Don Giovanni

MOZART Un aura’amoroso from Cosi

MOZART Deh vieni, non tardar from Figaro

BIZET Carmen Entr'acte, Act IV

BIZET La fleur from Carmen

BIZET Au fond du temple saint from The Pearl Fishers

PUCCINI Chi il bel sogno from La Rondine

PUCCINI O soave Fanciulla from La Boheme

WEBER Overture to Der Freischutz

GOUNOD Le veau d’or from Faust

KORNGOLD Marietta’s lied from Die Tote Stadt

MASSENET Pouquoi me reveiller from Werther

LEHAR Overture to The Merry Widow

GERSHWIN Bess you is my woman now

LEHAR You are my hearts delight

LEHAR Vilia

STRAUSS All I Want Is More Champagne