Bachtrack logo

Composer: Lane, Philip (b. 1950)

Fact file
Year of birth1950
NationalityUnknown
Period20th century
Latest reviewsSee more...

Festive fare from the Auckland Philharmonia

Anna Leese  ©  Sussie Ahlburg
For this Christmas concert we were transported from the Auckland Philharmonia’s usual venue at the Auckland Town Hall to the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Parnell. It was interesting to compare the sound of the orchestra; the cathedral has a slight echo that seemed to boost the richness of the orchestra’s sound, at times (like at the climax of Bizet’s Farandole) becoming almost shockingly loud.
****1
Read more