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Articles by Simon Holden

Simon Holden
Simon Holden

Talented young cast shines in New Zealand Opera's La bohème

By , 21 September 2018
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Ebullience and piquant timbres: Ensemble Zefiro plays Mozart divertimenti in Auckland

By , 20 August 2018
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Stunning Weber from Andreas Ottensamer in Auckland

By , 23 June 2018
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Simon O'Neill's thrilling Wesendonck-Lieder in Auckland

By , 11 June 2018
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New Zealand Opera’s L’elisir d’amore: an evergreen charmer

By , 04 June 2018
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Disappointing Candide in Auckland

By , 26 March 2018
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A heartwrenching Káťa Kabanová in Auckland

By , 21 September 2017
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La Damnation de Faust on autopilot in Auckland

By , 29 August 2017
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Fascinating Manon Lescaut in Auckland

By , 15 July 2017
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Ridding Carmen of cliches in Auckland

By , 24 June 2017
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Dynamic start to Juilliard415's New Zealand tour

By , 28 May 2017
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Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra and Rumon Gamba push musical boundaries

By , 13 May 2017
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Esfahani's Poulenc the highlight of an all-French programme in Auckland

By , 31 March 2017
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The Bone Feeder: Haunting new opera premiered in Auckland

By , 25 March 2017
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L'Arpeggiata jazzes up Purcell in Auckland

By , 17 March 2017
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Stephen Layton returns to Auckland with Bach and Pärt

By , 27 August 2016
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Strong cast opens Handel's Oreste in Auckland

By , 21 August 2016
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Strauss impresses but Mahler falls flat in Auckland

By , 08 August 2016
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The spiritual meets the temporal: Éclairs sur l'au-delà in Auckland

By , 11 July 2016
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Awkward direction hampers New Zealand Opera's Magic Flute in Auckland

By , 18 June 2016
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