The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra joins the worldwide celebrations marking Beethoven's 250th birthday in 2020 with a series of concerts and events.

Calling musicians of all ages and skill levels who love Beethoven!

This is your chance to join Ludwig’s birthday celebrations in a community play-in – Beethoven’s Big Birthday Bash.

For this special event, community and student musicians will work together with their APO counterparts to create
a mass community orchestra and choir performing selected extracts from the Ninth Symphony, led by Giordano

Music will be specially arranged by APO Communities Composer Ryan Youens so that everyone can join in.

Register interest here


Conductor Giordano Bellincampi
Arrangements Ryan Youens

Image Adrian Malloch

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