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Trio Élan - Bannockburn.

Location: Coronation Hall, Bannockburn
Region: Bannockburn
Dates: Wed, 7 April 2021 @ 7pm.

  • Trio Élan - Bannockburn.

Trio Élan

If you are a classical music fan sceptical about the place of saxophone in chamber music or a classical music sceptic that loves the sexy sound of the sax then this is the concert for youA unique blend of instruments: violin, saxophone and pianoThree of Aotearoa’s leading chamber musiciansFormer NZTrio pianist Sarah WatkinsNZSO associate concert master Donald ArmstrongThis toe tapping evening is very much about song and dance, kicking off with Russ Peterson’s exhilarating trioColourful programme includes impressionist, tango and jazz-tinged worksSeveral composer’s takes on the sensual rhythms of South America’s tango - from Astor Piazolla to Gareth Farr. The saxophone is at home in the long sweeping lines of Marc Eyschenne’s Cantilene and Dance, hear this instrument in a whole new light.Brand new work by emerging NZ composer Peter Liley, a saxophone player himself known for his virtuosic and groovy works.

90 minutes with interval.

Adults $35, Seniors $30, Students $5



Coronation Hall, Bannockburn

37 Hall Road, Bannockburn