Concerto Grosso was commissioned by the Baroque Music Community and Educational Trust of New Zealand in January 2021. The piece was premiered on the Trust’s 2021 summer workshop & national tour with 11 performances across New Zealand.

CD Available January/February 2022!

Concerto Grosso (16:22)


1. Introduction (1:21)

2. Lento (3:15)

3. Fugue (2:08)

4. Grave (4:06)

5. Allegro (1:29)

6. Adagio (1:09)

7. Allegro Vivace (1:05)

8. The Birds (0:39)

9. Finale (1:10)

Producer: Rakuto Kurano

Co-Producer: Luka Reardon

Audio Engineer: Alex van den Broek

Cover Illustrations: Anjali Budhia

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New Baroque Generation Ensemble

Solo Violin I: Rakuto Kurano

Solo Violin II: Mark Menzies

Solo Cello: Tomas Hurnik

Violin: Henry Nicholson, Mekaela Fleener, Justin Hodges, Sara Kadas, Ella Chen, Aya McLarty

Viola: Rebecca Harris

Cello: Christine Jeon, Amy McMurdo

Harpsichord & Tambourine: Oliver Jenks