Victoria University Wellington - Te Herenga Waka (New Zealand School of Music)
New Zealand School of Music - Te Kōkī presents Lukas Ligeti solo and with special guests
Join our international guest, percussionist Lukas Ligeti along with New Zealand School of Music—Te Kōkī musicians at Meow.
Lukas will begin with a solo performance and then be joined by a stellar line-up of NZSM musicians, including Jerome Kavanagh, Kiwi-Malay, Umar Zakaria, Salina Fisher, and Cameron Brizzle.
DOORS: 6:30 pm
CONCERT: 7:30 pm
Lukas Ligeti is an Austrian/American composer and improvisor (drums and electronics) based between the US and South Africa. A recipient of the Herb Alpert Award in Music, he served on the faculty of the University of California, Irvine and is currently an Extraordinary Professor at the University of Pretoria. He co-founded the groups Beta Foly (Côte d’Ivoire) and Burkina Electric (Burkina Faso), receives commissions from many of the world’s leading new music ensembles, and performs at festivals worldwide.