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Concerts to Celebrate Amati Viola's 400 Years

17 October 2019 / News

Is this marvellous Amati viola now the oldest string instrument in New Zealand? We think it might be! Hear history in action in our final concerts for 2019.

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October Touring

17 October 2019 / News

Right now, we’re in Vienna, where we’re performing TONIGHT with fellow NZ-based cellist Martin Rummel. It’s our first time performing in this chamber music haven, and the ideal opportunity to pay homage to Viennese composer Franz Schubert with his String Quintet in C Major - not to mention place music...

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NZSQ Trust Farewells Chair

17 October 2019 / News

After a decade of service, Emeritus Professor Gary Hawke stepped down as the NZSQ Trust’s Chair earlier this month. Gary made an immense and valuable contribution to the NZSQ throughout his term and to celebrate the end of an era, we asked him to share some highlights of the past...

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Quartet in G Minor - Debussy

23 March 2018 / Video

Live performance of Claude Debussy's String Quartet in G minor by the New Zealand String Quartet. Recorded on 23 March 2018 in the Adam Concert Room at the New Zealand School of Music in Wellington, New Zealand. Videographer: Bruce Foster

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Quartettsatz - Schubert

23 March 2018 / Video

Live performance of Franz Schubert's Quartettsatz by the New Zealand String Quartet. Recorded on 23 March 2018 in the Adam Concert Room at the New Zealand School of Music in Wellington, New Zealand. Videographer: Bruce Foster

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