POSTPONED - "Days of Ice" - Inspiring Explorers™ Concert
6:00 - 7:00pm
** Due to Covid-19 level restrictions this event has been postponed. New date to be confirmed **
Join Antarctic Heritage Trust for a musical journey to Antarctica, featuring compositions by Inspiring Explorer Ihlara McIndoe accompanied by stunning visuals of Antarctica captured by renowned Antarctic filmmaker and photographer Anthony Powell.
Ihlara is the NZSO National Youth Orchestra Composer-in-residence for 2021 and her beautiful compositions for flute, violin and viola, and full orchestra, were inspired by her 2020 Inspiring Explorers Expedition™ to Antarctica. Performers include Mark Menzies, Professor of Music and Head of Performance at the University of Canterbury on viola, UC performance student Thomas Bedggood on violin, Samantha McSweeney on flute, and the Burnside High School Orchestra conducted by Helen Renaud.