Five new works created specifically for the sounddome, a 25-loudspeaker instrument designed for composing with space, and which brings to life a three-dimensional sound world previously conceivable only in the imagination of the composer.
SHUFFLE on tour
April 16 Auckland Jazz and Blues Club, Pt Chevalier RSA 7:30 pm
April 17 Auckland CJC, Creative Jazz Club 8:00 pm
April 19 Tauranga Jazz Festival Hotel Armitage 6:00 pm
April 20 Tauranga Jazz Festival Downtown Carnival 3:30 pm
April 21 Whanganui Lucky Bar 6:30 pm
April 22 Wellington Rogue and Vagabond 7:00 pm
April 23 New Plymouth 4th Wall Theatre 7:30 pm
April 24 Napier Paisley Stage 7:30 pm
April 25 Hamilton Nivara Lounge 9:00 pm
Michel Bénébig (Hammond organ)
Roger Manins (tenor saxophone)
Ron Samsom (drums)
Carl Lockett (guitar)
A 4-CD set of beautifully presented recordings of the complete Beethoven violin sonatas, performed to the very highest standards by violinist Bella Hristova and pianist Michael Houstoun.
Awarded GOLD ALBUM status in 2003, Te Ku Te Whe by Hirini Melbourne and Richard Nunns is one of Rattle’s most important and successful releases, one of the very first albums to feature nga taonga puoro, the traditional instruments of Maori.