Proudly sponsored by John Rhind, international superstar tenor Simon O'Neill joins Christchurch's iconic Woolston Brass to perform Grand Opera, Show Favourites and Tenor Classics.
A native of New Zealand, Simon O'Neill has established himself as one of the finest helden-tenors on the international stage. He has frequently performed with the Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Berlin, Hamburg and Bayerische Staatsopern, Teatro alla Scala and the Bayreuth, Salzburg, Edinburgh and BBC Proms Festivals, appearing with a number of illustrious conductors including Daniel Barenboim, Sir Simon Rattle, James Levine, Riccardo Muti, Valery Gergiev, Sir Antonio Pappano, Pietari Inkinen, Pierre Boulez, Sir Mark Elder, Sir Colin Davis, Simone Young, Edo de Waart, Fabio Luisi, Donald Runnicles, Sir Simon Rattle, Thomas Hengelbrock, Jaap Van Zweden and Christian Thielemann.
The unique blend of Simon O'Neill's outstanding tenor voice and the brass sounds from one of New Zealand's finest brass bands is a treat for the ears and an opportunity not to be missed!
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