2019 Season: "Resolutions" announced

Posted on Jan 10, 2019, 9:10:03 PM

Last Updated Feb 5, 2019, 8:14:15 PM

This is a very exciting time in the life of Inspirare as we enter our 4th season. "Resolutions" will be a season full of new concepts, venues, and exciting programming. Here is the breakdown for 2019.

New concepts include a choral series and a guest artist series, VIP seating at each concert, new website built by Jeffrey Dick, and a new online ticketing system available through our website.

Alleluia: Resolution through Celebration
Saturday, 23 March (7:30 pm)
Wellington Cathedral of St. Paul

This concert presents various, diverse settings of the words "Alleluia" and "Hallelujah", ranging from Handel's Messiah to Leonard Cohen's setting heard on Shrek. Schola Cantorum, the premier auditioned choir from St. Mark's Church School, under the direction of Anya Nazaruk, will join Inspirare for this stunning concert in the beautiful acoustic of Wellington Cathedral. I 

An Evening with Brahms: Resolution to Love
Saturday, June 15 (7:30 pm)
Central Baptist Church

This concert will present three significant works of Johannes Brahms: Vier Quartette, Zigeunerlieder, and Liebeslieder Walzer.

FEMME: Resolution of Hope
Saturday, 26, October (7:30 pm)
St. Mary of the Angels

For the first time, Inspirare will present a concert of only treble music. 20 of our finest singers will be joined by 20 college singers from Tawa College, Kapiti College, Samuel Marsden Collegiate, Chilton School, and Queen Margaret College. Each of the college students will be mentored by a professionally trained adult singers. This evening will be full of energy, excitement, and fantastic repertoire.

Check out our Soli Guest Artist Series on the "Concerts" page as we will be presenting two outstanding concerts featuring a seasoned professional baritone, Morgan Pearse, and three emerging artists, Pasquale Orchard, Angus Simmons, and Will King.

Our final event this year will be our first fundraiser for Inspirare. Read all about this concert and the beneficiaries on the "Concerts" page.