Emerging Artists Showcase Performance

Queenstown Memorial Centre 1 Memorial Street, Queenstown

OVERVIEW Two young string quartets have been invited to join our inaugural AWE Festival Emerging Artist Programme. Viereinigkeit, or ‘four-in-oneness’, are a string quartet from Auckland and the recent winners of the 2021 Royal Overseas League Pettman Scholarship. Wellington quartet Ravelation were the 2020 winners of the NZCT Chamber Music Contest. During the weekend of […]

Kawarau

Queenstown Memorial Centre 1 Memorial Street, Queenstown

OVERVIEW The third and final performance takes us to the head of the Kawarau river, Queenstown, where adventure is never dormant and thrill is written into the very lay of the land. Shrouded by enormous mountains and rippling lakes, experience enchanting music old and new, beautifully entwining today’s musicians with the composers who came before. […]