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Community project with Taranaki Youth Orchestra chosen

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 2:51 pm | SOUNZ

The winning project for this year’s SOUNZ Community Commission will see composer David Hamilton create a new work to be performed by the Taranaki Youth Orchestra and Taranaki Junior Jay Band, along with the region’s musical community of school ... More >>

SOUNZ Brass Composition Prize 2018 winner

Saturday, 26 May 2018, 5:25 pm | SOUNZ

We are thrilled to announce the winner of the SOUNZ Brass Composition Prize: David Chaulk with Reverie for cornet and piano. More >>

SOUNZ and Orchestra Wellington present Infinity Mirror

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 1:29 pm | SOUNZ

On 18 May, Orchestra Wellington and Arohanui Strings perform the world premiere of Infinity Mirror, a new work by Wellington composer Simon Eastwood. The work was written specially for the two orchestras and was selected as the first ever SOUNZ Commission ... More >>

20 years of recording NZ music - 2018 NZ Composer Sessions

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 2:59 pm | SOUNZ

The 2018 NZ Composer Sessions will be rehearsed and recorded at Wellington’s Michael Fowler Centre this week. Each work will be performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra , conducted by Marc Taddei , and recorded by RNZ Concert to create high ... More >>

First ever SOUNZ Commission for Emerging Players announced

Monday, 18 December 2017, 4:27 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music and Orchestra Wellington are delighted to announce the work selected for the first ever Commission for Emerging Players: Simon Eastwood’s Infinity Mirror. More >>

Salina Fisher wins the SOUNZ Contemporary Award

Saturday, 30 September 2017, 3:33 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is delighted to announce that Salina Fisher has won the 2017 SOUNZ Contemporary Award with Tōrino - echoes on pūtōrino improvisations by Rob Thorne . More >>

2018 NZ Composer Sessions

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 11:40 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is proud to announce the selection for the 2018 NZ Composer Sessions . Eight New Zealand composers’ works will be rehearsed and performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and recorded by RNZ Concert in January ... More >>

2017 SOUNZ Contemporary Award Finalists

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 8:50 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music , with APRA AMCOS NZ , is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2017 SOUNZ Contemporary Award , celebrating excellence in contemporary composition. More >>

2017 NZ Composer Sessions Concert

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 5:26 pm | SOUNZ

Media Release For immediate release 2017 NZ Composer Sessions in partnership with NZSO, RNZ Concert and SOUNZ More >>

SMCO Composer Project selected works announced

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 5:16 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music, St Matthew’s Chamber Orchestra (SMCO) and Composers Association of New Zealand (CANZ) are delighted to announce the works selected for the SMCO Composer Project this year. The following works were chosen by a panel ... More >>

Salina Fisher wins the 2016 SOUNZ Contemporary Award

Friday, 30 September 2016, 5:31 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music and APRA are delighted to announce that Salina Fisher has won the 2016 SOUNZ Contemporary Award with Rainphase. More >>

2016 SOUNZ Contemporary Award Finalists

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 12:48 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music , with APRA AMCOS NZ , is proud to announce the finalists for the 2016 SOUNZ Contemporary Award , celebrating excellence in contemporary composition. This year’s selection represents both established and upcoming New ... More >>

Composers selected for the 2017 NZ Composer Sessions

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 3:43 pm | SOUNZ

Composers selected for the 2017 NZ Composer Sessions in association with NZSO, RNZ Concert and SOUNZ More >>

SOUNZ Brass Composition Prize 2016

Wednesday, 1 June 2016, 4:48 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is thrilled to announce the winner of the inaugural SOUNZ Brass Composition Prize: David Woodcock with Elegy for cornet and piano. More >>

Julian Raphael’s entry receives SOUNZ Community Commission

Tuesday, 31 May 2016, 4:28 pm | SOUNZ

Julian Raphael’s entry receives the SOUNZ Community Commission SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is pleased to announce the winning project for this year’s SOUNZ Community Commission: composer Julian Raphael and community group ACTIVE will create ... More >>

NZ Composer Sessions

Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 4:37 pm | SOUNZ

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (NZSO), RNZ Concert and SOUNZ are re-launching the NZSO-RNZ Concert-SOUNZ Recordings as NZ Composer Sessions this year. More >>

2016 NZSO-RNZ Concert-SOUNZ Recordings

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 1:15 pm | SOUNZ

The works selected for the 2016 NZSO-RNZ Concert-SOUNZ Recordings project will be rehearsed and recorded over the week beginning 8 February at Wellington’s Michael Fowler Centre. Each work will be performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, ... More >>

Aroha Quartet-Rnz Concert-Sounz Recordings And Concert

Monday, 19 October 2015, 3:19 pm | SOUNZ

The new collaborative project, established this year, between SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music , the Aroha String Quartet and Radio New Zealand Concert ( RNZ Concert ), in association with the Composers Association of New Zealand ( CANZ ) and Chamber ... More >>

2015 SOUNZ Contemporary Award Finalists Announced

Friday, 28 August 2015, 4:38 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music and APRA AMCOS have announced the finalists for the 2015 SOUNZ Contemporary Award, celebrating excellence in contemporary composition. The selected works represent three generations of New Zealand composers: More >>

SMCO-SOUNZ Composer Workshop selected works announced

Tuesday, 23 June 2015, 5:07 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ and Auckland based St Matthews Chamber Orchestra (SMCO) are pleased to announce the five composers whose works were selected to be workshopped and performed in August this year. The following works were chosen by a panel consisting of representatives ... More >>

 

 

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