Latest News

CMNZ Mozart and Brahms tour and mini festival

09 September 2016 / News

In this month’s Chamber Music New Zealand QuintEssence tour we’ll be exploring the essence of Mozart and Brahms as expressed through the composers’ double-viola string quintets, which we’ll perform with Grammy-nominated American violist James Dunham. Adding an extra instrument to the standard string quartet gives composers new sonorities to work with, along with...

Read More

Naxos Brahms reviewed

09 September 2016 / News

 

Read More

Inspiring the next generation

09 September 2016 / News

Being on the road with our Heartland Classics tour gave us the perfect opportunity to work with children in local communities while en route to our next concert. Giving children the opportunity to experience the joy of live music is vital to us and, for those who already play an...

Read More

New Zealand String Quartet delivers electrifying experience

08 August 2016 / Review

Heartland Classics presented by the New Zealand String Quartet. Caccia Birch House, Sunday August 7 2016 

Read More

Triumph of quality over quantity

17 September 2016 / Review

String quintets by Mozart and Brahms New Zealand String Quartet (Helene Pohl, Monique Lapins, Gillian Ansell, Rolf Gjelsten) with James Dunham (viola).Michael Fowler Centre,  September 17

Read More

Composer Gareth Farr Te Tai-O-Rehua

07 July 2016 / Video

Te Tai-O-Rehua translates from Māori language as ‘The Tasman Sea’ – the turbulent body of water that separates New Zealand from Australia. The piece was co-commissioned by the Goldner Quartet and Chamber Music New Zealand in honour of the 21st anniversary of the Wellington and Sydney sister-city relationship.

See More

The New Zealand String Quartet Gratefully Acknowledges its sponsors and funders

Principal funder
Annual Series Sponsor
Adam Summer School Sponsor
Touring Sponsor
Quartet-in-Residence
Wine Sponsor
Chair Patron - Cello Chair
Community Sponsor