16 Mar 2017

Jazzy classics delight

From Upbeat, 1:25 pm on 16 March 2017

Classical purists might not enjoy it, but the crowd at last night’s L’Arpeggiata concert soaked it in. Peter Hoar reviews the performance, as part of the Auckland Arts Festival, by the European group that jazzes up Purcell. Does this style of music help or hinder people’s interests in classical music?

Christina Pluhar

Christina Pluhar Photo: Supplied