Kōrero: Orchestras

Nelson Philharmonic Society advertisement

 Nelson Philharmonic Society advertisement

The Nelson Philharmonic Society advertised its third concert in the Nelson Examiner of 19 November 1853. The society, which had been founded the year before, was one of the first of its kind in New Zealand. Philharmonic societies typically presented programmes of both instrumental and vocal works, including orchestral pieces.

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National Library of New Zealand, Papers Past
Reference: Nelson Examiner and New Zealand Chronicle. 19 November 1853, p. 4

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Peter Walls, 'Orchestras - Nineteenth-century orchestras', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/document/44498/nelson-philharmonic-society-advertisement (accessed 21 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Peter Walls, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014