Proud to be a part of Auckland UNESCO City of Music and NZ Music Month 2021, Auckland Live celebrates the musical talent of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. Head down to the See. Do. Auckland pop-up, showcasing the best of Tāmaki Makaurau’s vibrant culture at Britomart Station, for fantastic performances by Stand Up Stand Out (SUSO); the APO's Young Achievers; sing-alongs on Waiata Wednesdays and more. Check out the line-up below - there's more to be announced!
APO Aspiring Musicians Morning Piano Recital
Tue 4, 11, 18, and 25 May, 8 am - 9 am
Adding some musical magic to your morning commute are the APO Haydn Staples Piano Scholars, gracing the keys of the in-house piano at Auckland Unlimited's See.Do.Auckland Britomart pop-up. Grab your morning coffee and stop by to enjoy a recital from one of these talented young pianists!
5 and 12 May, 8 am - 8.30 am
Sing your heart out with our Wednesday Waiata sessions performed by Maori cultural rōpū, Hiwa. This is an open invitation to anyone who wants to start their day of on a high note, with a selection of well-known waiata including 'Tūtira mai nga iwi' and 'He hōnore'. Not the singing type? Relax in the See.Do.Auckland pop-up store and start ‘hump day’ with some beautiful voices singing pūrotu (beautiful) songs.
Stand Up Stand Out (SUSO)
Wed 5, 12, 19 and 26 May, 5.15pm - 5.45 pm
Auckland Live and SUSO present a showcase of emerging Auckland songwriters. Every Wednesday evening through NZ Music Month, SUSO (aka Stand Up Stand Out) alumni will provide a snapshot into the future of the Auckland music scene as four very talented young singer-songwriters from across Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland help amplify thte See.Do.Auckland pop-up with sublime sounds.
Wed 5 May - Katie-Lee Webster
Wed 12 May - Eugene Odiaz
Wed 19 May - Erin Geraghty
Wed 26 May - Silika Isaia