Discover the influence of Johann Sebastian Bach in a
musical journey with New Zealand's most revered pianist, Michael
Featuring piano transcriptions, homages and a new
work from composer Ross Harris, this concert explores Bach's music.
The piano did not exist during Bach's lifetime, so transcribing for
the instrument leaves space for interpretation from each composer -
hear how they redesign his music to explore their own musical
Alongside Bach's Partita No 1 in Bb, the programme
features Ross Harris' Fugue for Piano, Lilburn's
Chaconne, Rachmaninov, Shostakovich and Liszt.