Please note that this concert replaces the Vesa & Friends concert initially advertised.
This concert is presented in association with Chamber Music NZ.
The CMNZ Regional Series is supported by The Deane Endowment Trust Artist Development Fund.
Helene Pohl (violin)
Monique Lapins (violin)
Rolf Gjelsten (cello)
Gillian Ansell (viola)
Beethoven ~ String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18 No. 2;
Beethoven ~ String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat major, Op. 74 'Harp';
Beethoven – String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2.
The New Zealand String Quartet (NZSQ) need no introduction. They have been a cornerstone for chamber music in New Zealand over many years.
The Christopher’s Classics programme, founded by Christopher Marshall, has become a mainstay of the Christchurch chamber music scene, showcasing some of New Zealand’s finest musicians. Following the 9 July concert the 2020 series features New Zealand String Quartet (20 August), Aroha String Quartet with Robert Orr (oboe) (3 September), and Marmen Quartet (7 October).