August, 2019

2019Sun18Aug4:30 pm6:00 pmMidwinter Melodies: A Baroque Parlour Concert4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Alberton 1863, 100 Mount Albert Rd, Mount Albert, Auckland 1025Type:MusicWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Midwinter Melodies at Alberton 1863

Event Details

Following a sold out performance at Alberton last year, players from NZ Barok – New Zealand’s only period instrument orchestra – return for this delightful, light-hearted one hour concert, presenting an assortment of Baroque musical gems with a touch of history! For this one-off concert, musicians Miranda Hutton, Janne Ensor, Wen Chuan Lin and Helen Brinkman will be joined by special guest soprano Rowena Simpson.

The concert will feature a sumptuous selection of music including Handel, Purcell, Rogr, Monteclair, Rameau, Vivaldi and Scarlatti.

Bookings essential. To book contact Alberton at or (09) 8567367


Students $26

Adults $30

Tickets include drinks & canapes served before the show


Alberton 1863Alberton is a historic homestead in Auckland, New Zealand, built in 1863. Cared for by Heritage New Zealand, it is open to the public as a museum. Nestled in the Mt Albert suburb of Aotearoa New Zealand’s largest city, Tāmaki Makaurau/Auckland, Alberton showcases a majestic colonial property and the lives that made it a much-loved and admired home. When you visit this historic 18-room home you’ll be transported into the world of early Auckland’s fashionable set, where garden parties, mounted hunts and archery were enjoyed with a distinct Victorian backdrop.09-846 7367 100 Mt Albert Road, Mt Albert, Auckland 1025, New Zealand