The Orpheus Choir of Wellington

This Love now available on iTunesThe Orpheus Choir of Wellington is one of New Zealand’s leading symphonic choirs, comprising around 160 voices. We perform regularly at major Wellington music venues with highly regarded musicians and soloists, both international and local. 

Our concerts cover the major classic choral works, through to contemporary and challenging works, including new music by New Zealand composers.

Music Director Mark Dorrell and Dave Dobbyn take a bow at the Orpheus Choir's concert Dreams Lie Deeper: A Concert Dedicated to the Pike River Miners, 10 May 2014. The commissioned work from this concert, Dave Dobbyn's beautiful and moving elegy
'This Love', is available on iTunes.

Next Concert



23 May 7.30pm

Michael Fowler Centre



Mendelssohn's epic oratorio

semi-staged by Artistic Director Frances Moore


Martin Snell bass as Elijah

Lisa Harper-Brown soprano  as The Widow

and a cast of voice students from Te Koki New Zealand School of Music


Orchestra Welington

Brent Stewart  conductor

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