Our exciting concert programme for 2019 is mapped out already – though subject to change.  Here are some dates for your diary:


May 19th at Baycourt

Conductor: Justus Rozemond

Piano soloist: Noelle Dannenbring

  • Verdi – Overture La Forza del Destino
  • Brahms – Symphony No.1
  • Rachmaninov – Piano Concerto No.2


June 30th at Baycourt

Conductor: Justus Rozemond

  • Rising Stars 2019 – our popular biennial competition for secondary level students, this year including an aria competition

Entries now open – download information and entry form here


September 14th/15th & 21st/22nd (Rotorua, Taupo, Thames, Hamilton)

Conductor:  David Squire

  • Haydn’s ‘Creation’ – we accompany massed choirs from Bay of Plenty and Waikato


November 17th at (venue to be confirmed)

Conductor:  Justus Rozemond

Marimba soloist:  Yoshiko Tsuruta

  • Donizetti – Sinfonia for Winds
  • Séjourné- Concerto for Marimba and Strings
  • Dvorak – Czech Suite
  • Paul McCartney – Spiral
  • Ravel – Pavane