International opera bass Paul Whelan World Premiere with Australian virtuoso pianist Nicholas Young
|September 17, 2022|
|Christchurch, New Zealand|
International opera star Paul Whelan will give the World Premiere of Griffiths’ new work ‘Such a fine, sunny day’ with Australian international virtuoso pianist Nicholas Young on 17th September, 2022, 7:30pm at The Piano, Christchuch, New Zealand.
From Griffiths’ new album ‘Land No More?’ , that explores themes of forced dislocation to finding new community, ‘Such a fine, sunny day’ breaks new ground involving a 4-handed piano accompaniment and Whelan’s full bass range .
Young will also perform the New Zealand Premiere of some of Griffiths’ piano and chamber repertoire from his Introspection and Rare View albums. Violinist and cellist TBA soon.
The Piano is considered to be New Zealand’s finest acoustically designed recital centre.
Land No More? is to be released in Melbourne in 2023
Paul Whelan World Premiere with Nicholas Young
The Piano centre for music and arts
156 Armagh Street, Christchurch Central City
17th Sept, 2022
Doors Open: 7pm
Concert starts: 7:30pm
Duration: 2.5 hours