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Frauenliebe und Leben - A Woman's Love and Life
27th Aug 2017 2:00pm
Soprano Stephanie Acraman and Pianist Penelope Cashman will entrance audiences with a collection of art songs on the theme of ‘a woman's journey through love and life’.

Lieder Recital
30th Aug 2017 1:00pm
Featuring songs from the German Lieder Workshops that have taken place across August 28-30th

OKTA Concert
1st Sep 2017 7:30pm
A collection of attractive new music featuring a special guest; composer, improviser and flautist Tessa Brinckman direct from the USA

Yoshiko Tsuruta
6th Sep 2017 1:00pm
Yoshiko Tsuruta presents a selection of music from the marimba solo repertoire, with each piece, from baroque to modern, demonstrating a different characteristic of this instrument.

Lilburn Trust Student Composition Awards
8th Sep 2017 7:00pm
An exciting evening of new acoustic and digital compositions by Conservatorium of Music students.

Cellophonics
13th Sep 2017 1:00pm
A welcome return for this popular and unique ensemble made up of the Conservatorium of Music cello class, led by James Tennant

Great Heights & Neon Lights
16th Sep 2017 7:30pm
An evening of magnificent entertainment from Las Vegas bound, Waikato Rivertones Chorus and special guests

University Orchestra featuring Concerto Competition Finalists
17th Sep 2017 2:30pm
Three instrumental finalists perform their complete concertos with the accompaniment of the University Chamber Orchestra, conducted by James Tennant.

Modern Māori Quartet with Annie Crummer - "That's Us" Tour
17th Sep 2017 7:30pm
Following a month in Edinburgh, Kiwi crooners Modern Māori Quartet return for a national tour with their debut album “That’s Us!”.

“Une Flute Invisible”
20th Sep 2017 1:00pm
Romance will be felt throughout the concert chamber when flautist Adrianna Lis takes the stage together with singer Stephanie Acraman and pianist Katherine Austin.

"City of Stars" - Music Theatre Showcase
23rd Sep 2017 7:30pm - 24th Sep 2017 7:30pm
Through this evening of song and theatre audiences will be taken on a compelling journey into the lives of a collection of characters and their "Night to Remember".

Callum Hall and Ludwig Treveranus
27th Sep 2017 1:00pm
Two of New Zealand’s most sought after young performers and teachers, cellist Callum Hall and pianist Ludwig Treveranus, present a concert of works from Ligeti to Bach, Mozart to the folk influenced music of Sulkhan Tsintsadze.

The Reel Jig
30th Sep 2017 6:00pm
The Maryellen Walsh Academy of Irish Dance is proud to present a variety Irish Dancing performance

Imani Winds
30th Sep 2017 7:30pm
The Imani Winds mission is to use collaboration, outreach, and new commissions to bridge diverse musical tradition, including America, Latin American, and Africa.

Student Performers
4th Oct 2017 1:00pm
Top Conservatorium of Music students inspire and delight with solo and chamber instrumental works and a variety of vocal repertoire.

Masterclass with Wilma Smith (violin) and Caroline Henbest (viola)
6th Oct 2017 4:00pm
Chamber Music New Zealand Presents University of Waikato Masterclass with Wilma Smith (violin) and Caroline Henbest (viola

Wilma & Friends Concert
7th Oct 2017 7:30pm
W&F presents a specially-commissioned work by Hamilton’s own pianist/composer, Andrew Leathwick, aged 24, alongside the brilliant piano quartet by William Walton, written when he was just 16, and the passionate outpouring of unrequited love by the young Brahms.

End-of-year Showcase - A CARNIVAL OF MUSIC
15th Oct 2017 2:30pm
Conservatorium of Music staff and students invite you to join in celebrating what we do and who we are with our showcase concert featuring performance highlights from the year that was.

Kelvin Cruickshank Live (R18)
10th Nov 2017 7:00pm
By popular demand NZ Medium Kelvin Cruickshank returns to Hamilton to the Gallagher Academy

Orchestral Moments
11th Nov 2017 7:30pm
Modern meets Classical. Featuring the music of McCartney, Elton John, Billy Joel, Bacharah and many more.