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Musical Punch Over Lunch

We've got three months of smashing entertainment in store for you at the 2023 Old St Paul's lunchtime concert series, Musical Punch Over Lunch!


Old St Paul's

34 Mulgrave Street
Wellington 6011

+64 4 473 6722

This is the perfect opportunity to do something different, expand your horizons, take a breath and enjoy some wondrous and diverse local performances in the middle of the day.

Bring your lunch, take a pew, and unwind in a stunning heritage building.

Included in the 12-week programme is the superb Pacific Connection choir who will be performing on 8 June ahead of their trip to compete at the International Barbershop Harmony competition in Louisville, Kentucky. Amongst other incredible acts, we're also presenting two performances by the talented Royal New Zealand Airforce (RNZAF) musicians, a classical guitarist, a Brazilian folk duo, a Balkan singing ensemble, and a Celtic harpist!

Performances will be up to 45 minutes in duration.

Koha entry.


May 11: Inertia Brass from the RNZAF Band

May 18: Jamming Knot, acoustic Brazilian sounds

May 25: Chris Everest, classical guitar

June 1: NRJ Trio, jazz, blues, jive

June 8: Pacific Connection choir

June 15: Vox Ethno, Balkan folk ensemble

June 22: Wings Trio from the RNZAF Band

June 29: Thomas Loefke, harpist

July 6: Wellington City Chorus

July 13: Arohanui Strings, children’s orchestra

July 20: Andrew London and Neil Billington, jazz

July 27: Klezmer Rebs, Eastern European Yiddish, ethnic music