8 November 2015
Hausmusik NZ performs mainly baroque music on original instruments and brings together various instrumentalists and singers to permit performance of music in a wide variety of formations. All members of the ensemble are dedicated to the highest performance standards.
Repertoire includes instrumental sonatas, trios, quartets and quintets, vocal arias with or without instrumental obbligatos, as well as concertos for various instruments accompanied by small string ensembles and small scale choral works such as Bach cantatas.
Programmes are characterized by an individual design, often focusing on a particular theme. Depending on the works to be played, Hausmusik NZ varies in size from 3 to 20 musicians and concerts and performances are held in intimate settings with small audience sizes to ensure an exceptional, up-close-and-personal concert experience.
Audience interaction with the musicians is encouraged as well as education about the music being performed. By emphasising diverse programming for all ages, in family friendly settings, Hausmusik NZ aims to connect a broad spectrum of New Zealand residents with the beauty and elegance of Baroque music and encourage continued support for classical music and Arts in general.
Hausmusik NZ’s mission is: To inspire through up-close and personal performances of Baroque chamber music To enlighten all generations about music and music performance, and To engage the community by providing opportunities to support and promote the arts.
Tickets at Front of House or by calling 578-7933.