The first set of "NZSO-SOUNZ Readings":http://sounz.org.nz/distinctions/show/4 for 2008 will be held at the Wellington Town Hall, conducted by Kenneth Young. Observers are welcome.
You can download a pdf of the invitation and programme here.
The works to be 'read' are:
Monday 5 May 2008
Ryan Youens: Rakaia
Simon Eastwood: Aurum
Hermione Johnson: Parallax
Robin Toan: Witch Scarers
Tuesday 6 May 2008
Mike Nock: Sketches for Bassoon and Orchestra (2mvts.)
Michael Williams: In Saecula Saeculorum
Colin Hemmingsen will play the solo bassoon part in the work by Mike Nock, which also features a jazz trio. Hemmingsen commissioned the piece with funding through Creative New Zealand.
May 4, 2008 11:00PM
Wellington Town Hall