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Auckland Museum Fazioli Piano Recital Series

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Back for a ninth season, the legendary Fazioli piano recital series returns to the Museum for four stellar performances over winter.

The grand piano in Auckland Museum's auditorium. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira.

The grand piano in Auckland Museum’s auditorium.
Auckland War Memorial Museum – Tāmaki Paenga Hira.

Programme

Fri 29 Jul, 7:30pm
Oleg Marshev playing Brahms and Ravel
Sat 13 Aug, 8pm
Javier Perianes playing Schubert, Falla and Debussy
Fri 14 Oct, 7.30pm
Diedre Irons playing Schubert, Beethoven and Liszt
Sat 12 Nov, 8pm
Philip Fowke playing Chopin and a selection from “The art of encore” including music by Dohnanyi, Grieg, Moszkowski and Paderewski

Booking information

Season tickets

Secure your spot for the entire series with a season ticket. Adults $180, Members $140, Students $120 (with valid student ID).

Book at ticket desks, +64 9 306 7048, or online (select ‘Buy season tickets’). A booking fee of $3 applies to each phone or online transaction.

BUY SEASON TICKETS

Single tickets

Purchase single tickets for the performances of your choice. Adults $50, Members $40, Students $30 (with valid student ID).

 

Oleg Marshev playing Brahms, RavelOleg-Marshev-420px

FRI 29 JUL 2016, 7:30PM
AUDITORIUM, ADULTS $50, CONCESSIONS AND SEASON TICKETS AVAILABLE

The British music magazine The Gramophone reviewed Oleg Marshev’s recording of Prokofiev music as “one of the most authoritative and impassioned performances on disc so far”.

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Javier-Perianes-420pxJavier Perianes playing Schubert, Falla, Debussy

SAT 13 AUG 2016, 8PM
AUDITORIUM, ADULTS $50, CONCESSIONS AND SEASON TICKETS AVAILABLE

Awarded the ‘National Music Prize’ in 2012 by the Ministry of Culture of Spain, Javier Perianes has been described as “a pianist of impeccable and refined tastes, blessed with a warmth of touch.” (The Telegraph)

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Diedre-Irons-420pxDiedre Irons playing Schubert, Beethoven, Liszt

FRI 14 OCT 2016, 7.30PM
AUDITORIUM, ADULTS $50, CONCESSIONS AND SEASON TICKETS AVAILABLE

​A child prodigy, Diedre Irons has spent years touring the world, and in 2007 she received the degree Doctor of Music (honoris causa) from Brandon University in Manitoba, Canada “in recognition of outstanding contributions in the world of music through superlative achievement as a talented, dedicated and passionate pianist”.​

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Philip-Fowke-420pxPhilip Fowke playing Chopin and a selection from “The art of encore”

SAT 12 NOV 2016, 8PM
AUDITORIUM, ADULTS $50, CONCESSIONS AND SEASON TICKETS AVAILABLE

Philip Fowke, one of Britain’s most outstanding pianists, is known for his many BBC Promenade Concert appearances, broadcasts, recordings. He has performed in major concert halls worldwide with leading conductors including Vladimir Ashkenazy, Sir Simon Rattle and Gennadi Rozhdestvensky.

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