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Rising Stars 2019

Sunday 30 June


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Sun 30 June, 15:30-17:15


Addison Theatre, Baycourt

Presented by: Bay of Plenty Symphonia

Bay of Plenty Symphonia presents the finals concert of this year’s Rising Stars Concerto Competition for secondary level students, conducted by Justus Rozemond.

Six talented young musicians from Bay of Plenty schools will perform a movement from their chosen concerto, accompanied by the orchestra. The finalists and their chosen pieces are:

Hayden Butt (Tauranga) - Weber Clarinet Concerto No 2
Huang Yu Li (Tauranga) - Mozart Piano Concerto No 9
James Robinson (Tauranga) - Arutiunian Trumpet Concerto
Leo Read (Taneatua) - David Trombone Concertino
Rosa Hook (Rotorua) - Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
Sumin Sarah Lee (Tauranga) - Mozart Violin Concerto No 3

Their performances will be judged by a prestigious panel headed by Dr Peter Walls. While the judges deliberate, the orchestra will perform Janácek’s Adagio for Orchestra.

Winners will be announced and prizes will be presented by His Worship the Mayor of Tauranga, Greg Brownless.


Adult: $24.00
Concession (Seniors and unwaged) PD: $22.00
Children (18 and under): $2.00
Friends of Baycourt: $23.00

Ticketing service fees apply.