Flow: Beautrais x de Vegt

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Flow: Beautrais x de Vegt

September 16, 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Flow: Beautrais x de Vegt is a unique show that celebrates the Whanganui River and the stories of its people. It is made up of sixteen original compositions by Elizabeth de Vegt using poems from Airini Beautrais’ collection Flow: Whanganui River Poems (VUP2017) as lyrical inspiration.

The compositions celebrate Beautrais’ poems by exploring traditional and contemporary musical forms, including jazz, working songs, sea shanties, folk, country and pop. More importantly, this unique creative collaboration elevates the stories at its core ensuring they continue to be shared and remembered.

Flow features composer Elizabeth de Vegt (vocals, piano, guitar) with accompanists Andrew Wetherall (guitar), Hamish Jellyman (bass and backing vocals), Brad McMillan (Drums) and Elise Goodge (taonga puoro and backing vocals).

Saturday 16th September 2023 7.30pm (90 minutes – no interval)

$20 tickets available from Under The Radar or cash at the door – Doors open 7pm

Details

Date:
September 16, 2023
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.flowalbum.com

Venue

Repertory Theatre, Ridgway Street

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