Thu, 02 Jun|
The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts
Christopher's Classics 2022
Haydn - String Quartet in D Major Op. 20, No. 4 Shostakovich - String Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op. 68 William Walton - String Quartet No. 2 in A minor
Time & Location
02 Jun 2022, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm NZST
The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts, 156 Armagh Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
About the event
Christopher's Classics present the NZ String Quartet:
Helene Pohl (violin) Monique Lapins (violin) Gillian Ansell (viola) Rolf Gjelsten (cello)
Haydn - String Quartet in D Major Op.20, No. 4 Shostakovich - String Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op. 68 William Walton - String Quartet No. 2 in A minor
The ensemble has been Quartet-in-Residence at the New Zealand School of Music at Victoria University of Wellington since 1991 and in 2019 celebrated 25 years running the Adam Summer School for Chamber Music. Violinist Helene Pohl and violist Gillian Ansell are co-artistic directors of the biennial Adam Chamber Music Festival in Nelson. Gillian, Helene and cellist Rolf Gjelsten have received MNZM honours for services to music in New Zealand.
Please note that a My Vaccine Pass is required to attend this concert.