2019 Season Announced


We are delighted to announce our 2019 season of four concerts. Four brilliant local conductors, six talented soloists, thirteen fantastic pieces. See the full programme.

Tickets are $20 per concert, $15 for concessions, free to secondary school students and younger.

We offer a season ticket for $60, four concerts for the price of three. Season tickets available from eventfinda.


SUNDAY 9 DECEMBER 2018

2:30 p.m.
St Andrew's on The Terrace


Ian Ridgewell conducts the Wellington Chamber Orchestra in a programme of work spanning from the late 19th to the mid 20th century. Our soloist is Matthew Stein, freshly returned to New Zealand from doing his Master of Music at the Guildhall in London. Matthew is a Wellingtonian and a graduate of Te Kōki New Zealand School of Music. He was NZSM Brass Player of the Year in 2010 and won the Brassiers and Armourers Brass Prize at the Guildhall in 2017. We are delighted to have him playing with us this December.

Finzi – The Fall of the Leaf, Op.20, 1926–29
Arutiunian – Trumpet Concerto, 1949–50
Stanford – Symphony No.3, the Irish Symphony, Op. 28, 1887

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Sunday 23 September 2018

2:30 p.m.
St Andrew's on The Terrace



Andrew Atkins, assistant conductor for Orchestra Wellington, conducts the Wellington Chamber Orchestra in four great romantic symphonic poems. We are delighted to welcome Thomas Nikora as our soloist for Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.


Borodin
 — In the Steppes of Central Asia

Rachmaninoff
 — Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Dvorak
 — The Wild Dove
Tchaikovsky
 — Romeo and Juliet Overture–Fantasia

Adults $20
Tertiary students & seniors $15
Secondary students & younger free
Cash sales on the door
Advance sales through eventfinda.co.nz

Sunday 24 June 2018, 2:30pm

St Andrews on the Terrace



Rachel Hyde conducts the orchestra with a programme featuring Rolf Gjelsten of the New Zealand String Quartet.

  • Dvorak Cello Concerto
  • Brahms Symphony No. 2

Tickets available from eventfinda until 23 June: $19 (full price) / $14 (concession)
Cash sales at the door: $20 (full price) / $15 (concession)
School-aged and younger children free