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Celebration Series: NCMA Chamber Orchestra presents Viva L’Italia!

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Viva L’Italia!

Join the NCMA Chamber Orchestra and New Zealand Symphony Orchestra’s Assistant Concertmaster, violinist, Donald Armstrong as they perform a programme with a distinct Italian flavour.

Italian (but Nelson resident) Raffaele Bandoli (trumpet) will feature as a soloist and will perform the Tartini Trumpet Concerto in d major.

NCMA’s Chamber Orchestra is a professional ensemble including many NCMA teaching staff.

The programme:

Vivaldi – Concerto for Strings RV 127
Tartini – Trumpet Concerto  (Soloist Raffaele Bandoli)
Respighi – Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3


Vivaldi – Concerto for Three Violins and Strings RV 551 (Soloists Donald Armstrong, Fleur Jackson and Juliet Ayre)
Puccini – Crisantemi
Geminiani – Concerto Grosso Opus 5 No. 12 “La Folia”

The Celebration Series is a new season of concerts produced by NCMA over the autumn and winter months. The concerts are the perfect way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Audience members will be able to relax and enjoy performances featuring wonderful local and national musicians including Michael Houstoun, the NCMA Chamber Orchestra featuring Donald Armstrong and more. Performances take place in the Nelson School of Music Auditorium, NCMA every second Sunday at 3.30pm from March until September 2019.

Ticket prices (excluding service fees)
$30 Adults

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Cash and eftpos available for door sales at Nelson Centre of Musical Arts from 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday and one hour prior to the scheduled performance time.

Please contact Nelson Centre of Musical Arts if you require wheelchair seating on 03 548 9477 or [email protected]

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August 11
3:30 pm
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Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Nelson, 7010 New Zealand + Google Map