Mendelssohn concert on Sunday
Two New Zealand musicians of international repute are the conductor and soloist at the St Matthew’s Orchestra concert at St Matthew-in-the-City Church this Sunday at 2.30pm. Conductor and composer Holly Mathieson is based in London where she conducts a number of orchestras.
Violin soloist Martin Riseley has performed in Mexico, Australia, Japan and Great Britain.
The orchestra will play an allMendelssohn programme with excerpts from A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the Mendelssohn Violin concerto and Symphony No 1.