Richard Gill – conductor
Lara Melda – piano
NZSO Todd Corporation Young Composer Awards Commission
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No.3 Op.37 C minor
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No.5 Op.36 in E minor
concert duration: 1h50
For 54 years the NZSO National Youth Orchestra has provided New Zealand’s finest young musicians the opportunity to work together towards the common goal of excellence. In 2013 join us for two unique performances featuring the orchestra and exceptional special guests from New Zealand and abroad.
Season Ticket Holders may request one complimentary ticket each to each concert
The NZSO National Youth Orchestra, led by the dynamic Richard Gill with guest Lara Melda on piano, gives students the opportunity to hone their skills on a variety of recognised orchestral repertoire, and a newly-composed work by the Composer in Residence. We’re sure you’ll enjoy this vibrant, youthful performance by New Zealand’s best young musicians.