Fire & Grace

Virtuoso Violin Meets Celtic Guitar (USA)

This duo makes music that will take you on a journey into the universal Fire & Grace that connects the elements of classical, folk and contemporary music traditions from around the world. The performance will take your mind and heart from a prelude by Bach, to an Irish reel, from a tango by Piazzolla to a Spanish love song, from Winter by Vivaldi to a Balkan dance tune. Expressive and compelling melodies, fiery and graceful rhythms, and imaginative arrangements unite this diverse musical experience. The virtuosity and charm of this duo will transport you, entertain you, and leave you spellbound.

William Coulter is an internationally acclaimed master of the steel-string guitar with a string of awards behind his belt. Collaborations have been a mainstay of his career including tours and recordings with Gourd Music artists Neal Hellman and Barry and Shelly Phillips; classical guitar virtuoso Benjamin Verdary, and Irish flute wizard Brian Finnegan.

Edwin Huizinga is an award-winning violinist with a diverse performance history. He can be found onstage performing with one of Canada’s biggest indie rock bands, collaborating with one of the world’s greatest baroque orchestras, joining master chamber musicians and also as a soloist touring around the world.


when
Friday 7 April, 7.30 pm


duration 115 mins no interval


PLACE The Copthorne Resort Hotel, Omapere


price $30
plus service fee


special package includes
Two show tickets, one nights accommodation for 2 people and breakfast: $200


 

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

GET OUR NEWSLETTER





To our wonderful sponsors & supporters

The Festival simply would not be possible without the support of so many generous sponsors, funders, patrons and supporters. It takes a huge amount of energy and money to plan and deliver a festival of this scale and we are truly grateful to all of those who have seen the value of what we do and helped make it all possible.

Website designed & developed by Stellio Designs