An exciting new ensemble featuring some of New Zealand?s most versatile and well-known chamber musicians. Sit back and be taken on a magical journey through the classics and opera to folk music and more. These musicians can move you to laughter or tears.
Elixir have chosen programmes of wonderful variety and colour, incorporating everything from Estonian and Hungarian folk songs to Mozart to jazz.
Soprano Kate Lineham completed a degree at Victoria University before taking up a scholarship to the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. Rachel Thomson continued her studies at the Cleveland Institute of Music, where she gained a doctorate in piano performance. Moira Hurst completed her Masters degree in Clarinet and Saxophone Performance at John Hopkins University.