Mark Menzies Soloist/Director
STRAUSS arr Menzies Die Libelle (the Dragonfly) Polka Mazurka
GENDALL Concerto for violin and Chamber Orchestra (Premiere)
STRAUSS arr Menzies Tritsch Tratch Polka
CASALS The Song of the Birds
HAYDN arr Menzies Symphony No.45 "The Farewell"
Experience a cornucopia of musical riches performed amongst the galleries of the Christchurch City Art Gallery. Sit, stand or walk around to view the exhibitions as the CSO is led through a fascinating programme by Violinist and Director, Mark Menzies.
From the wit and charm of a Strauss polka, the intriguing and finely crafted concerto for violin and orchestra by SOUNZ Contemporary Award Winner, Chris Gendall, to Haydn's 45th Symphony the "Farewell", this relaxed concert is a feats for the eyes and ears.
Concert ticket includes entry to the gallery's special exhibition by an internationally renowned artist.