Meeting Schedules

Below you will find details of metings in Auckland over the course of the year. If you need further information about any of our meetings please contact the Auckland meeting co-ordinator, details of which can be found on the Contact page.

2017 MEETINGS

Sunday, 19 March at 7.00pm
St Heliers Community Centre
100 St Heliers Bay Road
St Heliers
Auckland
Richard Wagner And Visual Art
Trevor Clarke, President of the Richard Wagner Society (Victoria, Australia), presents a talk that reveals stunning artworks associated with the composer, his family, associates, ideas and music dramas.
Sunday, 23 April at 3.30pm
St Heliers Community Centre
100 St Heliers Bay Road
St Heliers
Auckland
DVD Screening: Tristan und Isolde
Katharina Wagner’s staging from 2016 Bayreuth Festival with Christian Thielemann, Stephen Gould, Evelyn Herlitzius and Christa Mayer.
Sunday, 21 May at 7.30pm
St Heliers Community Centre
100 St Heliers Bay Road
St Heliers
Auckland
WSNZ AGM / Behind the Score: The Tristan Effect
Concert featuring conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra who, present the story of the opera’s creation and its impact on musicians and artists of all kinds. Introduced by Chris Brodrick.
Sunday, 30 July at 7.30pm
St Heliers Community Centre
100 St Heliers Bay Road
St Heliers
Auckland

A Matchmaker between Wagner and Mozart
Heath Lees presents Der Rosenkavalier.

Sunday, 17 September at 7.30pm
St Heliers Community Centre
100 St Heliers Bay Road
St Heliers
Auckland
Visions of Valhalla
Heath Lees and John Davidson’s joint presentation featuring John’s recently published collection of Wagner poems. A selection of these will be read, with musical comment, by Heath through recording clips and piano excerpts.
Sunday, 10 December at 7.30pm
St Heliers Community Centre
100 St Heliers Bay Road
St Heliers
Auckland
Christmas Function
Featuring a Potpourri of Wagneriana plus our famous cake and wine.