Hammers & Horsehair

• Sunday 28th August 2022, 2.00pm
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Douglas Mews (Piano), Rowena Simpson (Soprano), Robert Ibell (Cello)
Next year marks a century since New Zealand-born soprano Rosina Buckman undertook an epic homecoming tour. In Rosina's entourage were cellist Adelina Leon and pianist-composer Percy Kahn. They performed more than 110 concerts to capacity audiences the length and breadth of New Zealand and Australia over a period of ten months.

One hundred years later, the well-known soprano Rowena Simpson joins the established Hammers & Horsehair duo, pianist Douglas Mews and cellist Robert Ibell, to present a vivid reimagining of that 1922 tour in a salon concert called Homecoming.

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