The Proms - one of the most popular music events in Dunedin
will be a musical celebration of the England vs. New Zealand
Cricket Test from March 6 -10 in Dunedin.
With close to 170 musicians on stage, the programme will
showcase a very wide range of popular classical music
performed by outstanding musicians from Dunedin and around
Under the baton of conductor Marc Taddei, our soloist Helen
Medlyn, self-described ‘jill of all trades', will perform
popular Andrew Lloyd Webber songs.
Also on stage will be the City Choir Dunedin, celebrating
their 150th anniversary, and New Zealand and English cricket
personalities who will be performing as guest percussionists
in Johann Strauss's Feuerfest.
MC for this musical cricket celebration is broadcaster Bryan
Waddle, known as "The voice of New Zealand cricket", who will
be urging the audience to produce their very best singing and
flag-waving and celebrating the boundaries!