AYO - Beethoven 9th Symphony
Join us in this exciting concert celebrating Auckland Youth Orchestra’s 75th anniversary! Mendelssohn: Verleih uns Frieden (Grant us Thy Peace) performed by the Auckland Youth Choir, conducted by David Squire.
The work is a graceful and romantic prayer for peace. Guilmant: Symphony No. 1 for Organ & Orchestra Soloist: Nicholas Forbes. This flamboyant symphony is Guilmant’s most popular work! Beethoven: Symphony No.9 with Auckland Youth Choir, directed by David Squire, and well-known soloists Morag Atchison, Catrin Johnsson, Jack Bourke and James Harrison.
A performance of this symphony can never be an ordinary event – and it includes the famous “Ode to Joy”.
MUSIC DIRECTOR, AYO - Antun Poljanich MUSIC DIRECTOR, AYC - David Squire Auckland Youth Orchestra (est. 1948) AYO is a full symphony orchestra comprised of 75 of Auckland's most talented young musicians (ages 14-26). For 75 years it has been training musicians in the skills of orchestral playing, bridging the gap between high school orchestras and adult professional ensembles.
How to Find Us
Whangarei Anglican, Whangarei
Saturday 14 October 2023