Classical Weekend

Past Event19 Jan - 21 Jan

Classical Weekend

No longer available

Auckland Town Hall


** Please note: due to weather the Classical Weekend will now be held in the Auckland Town Hall.**


This weekend we have the perfect symphony of musical talent, classic experiences and orchestral bliss. Come and be serenaded by the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra’s Young Achievers, the Royal New Zealand Navy Band and New Zealand Opera and so much more.  And no Auckland Live classical weekend would be complete without offering a sneak peek inside the Auckland Town Hall Organ.


Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra’s Young Achievers 
Concert Chamber, Auckland Town Hall

Fri 19 Jan, 12.30pm and 5pm
Sat 20 Jan, 12.30pm and 5.30pm 
Sun 21 Jan, 9.30am and 12.30pm

A selection of the APO Young Achievers will present a diverse range of classical music in ensemble performances during Auckland Live Summer in the Square. Performances include Le Chéile, a low brass ensemble; Polka-dot Trio, the unusual combination of oboe, horn and piano; and Tubaca Brass Quartet, showcasing the adaptability of the brass ensemble with music from Bach to West Side Story and everything in between.

Royal New Zealand Navy Band and New Zealand Opera
Great Hall, Auckland Town Hall

Sat 20 Jan, 7pm – 8.30pm
Sun 21 Jan, 3pm – 4.30pm

Some of the finest New Zealand Opera singers will join the Royal New Zealand Navy Band for the first time to present a special showcase of opera with music from Mozart to musical theatre. Musical sparks are sure to fly. 


Open day at Auckland Town Hall Organ
Great Hall, Auckland Town Hall

Sat 20 Jan, 2pm and 4pm
Sun 21 Jan, 11am and 1pm

Let us take you on a live-stream tour through Auckland Town Hall Organ’s 5,000 pipes with a knowledgeable guide to point out our organ’s unique features, sounds and story. Watch the tour live from the Great Hall and ask all those burning questions, with fascinating insight into the internal workings of the Auckland Town Hall Organ. It will be an hour to remember.

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