August 15, 2023

Next marvellous event

Christchurch is soon to experience a splendid September sounding of Haydn’s Nelson Mass and other works by this iconic classical composer. Though born in the 1730’s when the Baroque era was still in vogue, Haydn’s main output was clearly classical when from circa 1750’s and onwards the sonata form held sway as a dominant feature that characterised the music of the classical period.