New Zealand String Quartet National Tour
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Limited Choir Stall seats now available to purchase from the NCMA box office 10am – 4pm weekdays. $20 plus service fee. Please come in and see us in person for these limited seats.
The New Zealand String Quartet, now in its 34th season, will perform across Aotearoa throughout August and September for its 2021 National Tour. Immerse yourself in astounding beauty, inspire the senses, and fire your curiosity through four centuries of enlightening string quartet music.
Programme 2 sweeps from the sounds of late Mozart to contemporary NZ composer Louise Webster’s nostalgic ‘this memory of earth’. Following Shostakovich’s emotive and impassioned String Quartet No. 11 is Mendelssohn’s String Quartet Op. 13, No. 2 – an irresistible finale.
Mozart String Quartet No. 21, K. 575
Louise Webster, this memory of earth
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 11, Op. 122
Mendelssohn String Quartet Op. 13, No. 2
Please note: in the event that public gatherings are restricted at the time of concert, tickets booked may be refunded.