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Remembering Kitty Hilton

17 August 2018 / News

It is with great sadness that we record the passing of NZSQ Trust board member Kitty Hilton in June this year. Kitty was appointed to the board in 2016 but her connection to chamber music and the NZSQ went right back to the music she was surrounded by in her childhood.

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Touring the Trout

17 August 2018 / News

Schubert’s ‘Trout’ Quintet is, without a doubt, one of the most popular chamber music works of all time – a favourite with performers and audiences alike – but because of its rather unusual instrumentation (piano, violin, viola, cello and double bass) it’s not performed as often as one might expect.

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Northern touring in November

17 August 2018 / News

One of the great joys of international touring is the opportunity to re-connect and collaborate with colleagues around the world, be they ex-pat New Zealanders or other international artists we’ve met at home or abroad.

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Quartet in G Minor - Debussy

23 March 2018 / Video

Live performance of Claude Debussy's String Quartet in G minor by the New Zealand String Quartet. Recorded on 23 March 2018 in the Adam Concert Room at the New Zealand School of Music in Wellington, New Zealand. Videographer: Bruce Foster

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Quartettsatz - Schubert

23 March 2018 / Video

Live performance of Franz Schubert's Quartettsatz by the New Zealand String Quartet. Recorded on 23 March 2018 in the Adam Concert Room at the New Zealand School of Music in Wellington, New Zealand. Videographer: Bruce Foster

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