The World of Beethoven

Music Director: Anna Sleptsova Performed by: Piano students and staff From the light and playful to the passionate and dramatic, Ludwig van Beethoven's piano music is…

Beethoven Celebration

Music Director: Paul Wright Performed by: WAAPA Symphony Orchestra with Paul Wright (violin) The WAAPA Symphony Orchestra celebrates the 250th anniversary of Ludwig van Beethoven's birth in…

Instruments of Time and Truth

Performed by: Piano students and staff This year, WAAPA became the custodian of the Mobbs Collection, one of the world's most significant and famous stringed keyboard…

Three’s Company

Performed by: Geoffey Lancaster (fortepiano), Paul Wright (violin) and Miranda Murray- Yong (cello) Mozart composed his Piano Trio in C major (KV 548) at the peak of his creative powers. In…

Viennese Delights

During the late 18th and early 19th centuries, the Viennese home was the focus of family, intellectual and musical life. From New Zealand, guest artists…

Raiders of the Lost Art

Join Geoffrey Lancaster AM and Paul Wright for this mid-afternoon concert as they perform three of Mozart's sonatas for fortepiano and violin. Works of elegiac beauty…

Double Trouble!

Join Geoffrey Lancaster and James Huntingford as they present a celebration of music for two fortepianos and four hands. Enjoy a dazzling selection of 18th…

Marvels and Curiosities

WAAPA staff and students introduce and play instruments from WAAPA's astonishing collection of Historical Keyboard Instruments. Square pianos, grands of varying ages and nationalities, harpsichord,…

The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross

Joseph Haydn's The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross is a deeply moving masterwork that serves as a meditation on the Passion of…

Beethoven: Moonlight and Pathétique

The exquisite Moonlight and Pathétique sonatas headline a program of favourite Beethoven piano masterpieces performed by visiting guest fortepianist, Mike Cheng-Yu Lee. An avid proponent…