Prepare to be swept away on a rhythmic journey as Pacific Dance NZ, and NZTrio join forces to present 'TOLU'—a showcase of artistic fusion and melodic brilliance. Meaning 'three' in the Pacific, this collaboration is set to break boundaries and traditions as the NZTrio takes a vibrant detour into the heart of MOANA, crafting a musical medley that resonates with the colourful tapestry of the Pacific.
This extraordinary concert, slated for the upcoming Pacific Dance Festival in June 2024, promises an ethnomusical performance that transcends genres and captivates the senses. Imagine the seamless synergy of dance and music as artists converge after three years of meticulous preparation. Curated with precision, the repertoire boasts a bold and unashamedly brown flavour—a celebration of diversity and a testament to the collaborative spirit that binds cultures through art. Prepare for an evening of lively entertainment, where the stage comes alive with the pulsating heartbeat of the Pacific, beckoning both seasoned aficionados and new enthusiasts seeking a unique and enchanting experience.
'TOLU' is not just a concert; it's a testament to the magic that happens when creativity knows no bounds and collaboration takes centre stage.
About Pacific Dance NZ
Pacific Dance NZ is a leading organisation dedicated to the promotion and development of Pacific dance in New Zealand. Through festivals, workshops, and community initiatives, Pacific Dance NZ plays a crucial role in fostering creativity and preserving the rich cultural heritage of the Pacific through dance.
NZTrio is New Zealand's leading contemporary classical ensemble, renowned for its dynamic performances and innovative programming. Comprising three exceptional musicians, NZTrio explores the intersection of classical and contemporary music, pushing boundaries and captivating audiences with its distinctive sound.