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Peter Dykes Radio New Zealand Interview

NZSO associate principal oboist, Peter Dykes, is performing Ludwig August Lebrun's Oboe Concerto No.1 with the Wellington Chamber Orchestra this weekend. Click here to listen to the interview:  Peter Dykes Interview Details about the concert are also available here:  WCO Concert

Chamber Music

Up-Coming Events


Sat May 5, Sun May 6:Southern Sinfonia, Dunedin,  Mozart Oboe Concerto with soloist, Nick Cornish
Thursday May 17:
APO Auckland Town Hall. Ravel Piano Concerto in G. Challenging solos for both oboe and bassoon.
Dvorak “New World” Symphony. Famous cor anglais solo.

Sunday 22 April:   Monthly Chamber Music Club for adults. 
Chamber music for school/university students: Bassoon quartets and oboe trios: FREE

Saturday 28 April:  Reed Class for oboists who can make reeds with Peter Dykes, (NZSO) Two hours in the afternoon.  FREE

Sat or Sun 2/3 June: Bassoon Master Class with Michael Burns (NZ born, Professor of Bassoon at University of North Carolina).
FREE to come along and listen.  Participants (by invitation) small cover charge for piano accompanist.