Dancing in the Hub: Duo Ombré and NZSQ
Event type: Music Events24 May 2019 from 6.00 pm
This multi art-form event will see piano duo 'Duo Ombré' and the New Zealand String Quartet perform in the Hub at Victoria University, accompanied by two of New Zealand’s foremost dance talents, Loughlan Prior and Laura Jones. Duo Ombré (Hamish Robb and Beth Chen) will play Debussy’s Petite Suite, Mozart’s Sonata for Piano Four Hands and selections from Rachmaninoff’s Six Morceaux for Piano Duet. The NZSQ, performing in the second half of the concert, will offer renditions of two dances by Erwin Schulhoff: Alla Czecha and Alla Tango Milonga as well as Bartok’s String Quartet No.5. With gestural translations by the two dancers alongside these fabulous works, this is set to be a truly special event.