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  • 23 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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US diva Grace Bumbry marks her 80th birthday with an exquisite CD set, writes William Dart
  • 22 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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From the concert halls of Europe to South Auckland, conductor Tianyi Lu is one to watch.
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  • 19 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra deserved a fuller house on Friday night.
  • 17 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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A superb Brahms and curiously stylish Ravel worth a listen, says William Dart.
  • 17 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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The gypsy of Lindy Hume's Carmen production becomes a true hero, writes William Dart.
  • 14 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Conductor Rita Paczian and her Bach Musica NZ deliver magical music, writes William Dart.
  • 12 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Ioana Cristina Goicea wins the Michael Hill International Violin Competition.
  • 8 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Two young singers tackle challenging Bach in a concert to nourish the soul.
  • 5 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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APO scales some of music's loftiest heights during its Mountain King, writes William Dart.
  • 3 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Music fans around the world can enjoy the Michael Hill International Violin Competition.
  • 3 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Suyeon Kang's CD is a timely reminder of the Michael Hill violin competition legacy.
  • 29 May, 2017 5:00am
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Masaaki Suzuki and his Juilliard415 ensemble transported us to Baroque wonderland.
  • 27 May, 2017 5:00am
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With West Side Story on next month, William Dart recalls its composer's classical days.
  • 27 May, 2017 5:00am
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Jazz diva Dianne Reeves talks old and new with William Dart before visit to Wellington.
  • 24 May, 2017 5:00am
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Conductor Masaaki Suzuki tells William Dart he can't live without daily rice or music.
  • 24 May, 2017 5:00am
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French pianist's latest release is more than just greatest hits, writes William Dart
  • 23 May, 2017 5:00am
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Violinist Justine Cormack signed off after 15 years at NZTrio's Swoop concert.
  • 15 May, 2017 5:00am
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Kathryn Stott opened with a perfectly shaded Nocturne.
  • 15 May, 2017 5:00am
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A personable Rumon Gamba introduced the first concert of APO's Pushing Boundaries.
  • 10 May, 2017 5:00am
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Thrilling stuff from orchestra needs marketing.
  • 9 May, 2017 5:00am
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Michael Houstoun and Rodger Fox's Big Band have got a good thing going.
  • 6 May, 2017 5:00am
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William Dart takes a listen to contemporary Latin America composers.
  • 5 May, 2017 5:00am
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Composer Gareth Farr's new requiem concerto will be heard in New Zealand and France.
  • 5 May, 2017 5:00am
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Auckland has new classical concert initiative that's proving popular,writes William Dart.
  • 1 May, 2017 5:00am
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Young composers rise to challenge to create music inspired by art, writes William Dart.
  • 29 Apr, 2017 5:00am
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Never judge a book by its cover. William Dart finds you shouldn't do the same with a CD.
  • 29 Apr, 2017 5:00am
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English composer Rumon Gamba visits Auckland for concerts with a decided Russian flavour.