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Jazz Award Winner Mentors Next Generation Of Musicians

Friday, 26 June 2020, 4:57 pm | MAINZ

A birthday present received on his fourteenth birthday helped propel award-winning jazz guitarist Dixon Nacey into a lifelong passion for music, performing and teaching. Along the way Nacey has been mentored by some remarkable, giving teachers and musicians, ... More >>

Star Struck By MAINZ

Friday, 5 June 2020, 11:50 am | MAINZ

May was NZ Music Month and not to be overshadowed by the insidious virus controlling the headlines in recent weeks, there’s some serious talent deserving of (more) time in the spotlight as the country returns to a ‘post-covid’ normal. The talent ... More >>

Students jump in deep end of the music industry

Wednesday, 17 April 2019, 3:48 pm | MAINZ

Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand (MAINZ) students will get a taste of the real-world music industry when the entire organisation comes together this month for Collab Week to release an album in just five days. More >>

MAINZ powers Girls Rock Camp

Monday, 21 January 2019, 3:11 pm | MAINZ

This January, MAINZ is proud to again be hosting the New Zealand programme of the internationally successful Girls Rock! Camp Aotearoa. More >>

Fusion Entertainment & MAINZ Present the Fusion Soundrise

Friday, 14 December 2018, 9:23 am | MAINZ

Fusion Entertainment & MAINZ Present the Fusion Soundrise Project FUSION Entertainment is giving New Zealand musicians the opportunity to showcase their music to the world. In collaboration with the Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand (MAINZ), the organisation ... More >>

SIT MAINZ Auckland School Tour 2018

Friday, 24 August 2018, 10:08 am | MAINZ

Southern Institute of Technology’s (SIT) Music & Audio Institute of New Zealand (MAINZ), is proud to announce their 2018 Auckland School Tour, which kicks off next week. The tour showcases the latest batch of fresh talent set to break into the music ... More >>

MAINZ partnership with Splore

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 4:43 pm | MAINZ

The Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand (MAINZ) is excited to be back partnering and getting involved with Splore Festival 2018! More >>

MAINZ students to perform in honour of the late David Bowie

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 2:02 pm | MAINZ

MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand) music students present ‘MAINZ on Mars,’ an out of this world gig showcasing music inspired by the original Spider from Mars, David Bowie. More >>

Congratulations to music award winners

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 10:06 am | MAINZ

Congratulations to music award winners Tai Poutini Polytechnic is proud to congratulate current and former Music and Audio Institute of NZ (MAINZ) students who were among the finalists at the weekend’s Vodafone Pacific Music Awards in Auckland. MAINZ ... More >>

Former MAINZ students shine at music awards

Sunday, 23 November 2014, 4:01 pm | MAINZ

The Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand (MAINZ) congratulates former students who enjoyed a big night at the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards this week. More >>

Former MAINZ student scoops music awards

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 12:24 pm | MAINZ

Former MAINZ student Joel Little has capped-off an extraordinary year with top New Zealand accolades for his work on Lorde’s Pure Heroine album. More >>

Royals opening doors for former MAINZ student

Monday, 2 September 2013, 11:40 am | MAINZ

It is just a few weeks since Lorde’s song Royals topped the Billboard Alternative Songs Chart and co-writer and producer Joel Little is taking calls from record companies around the world. More >>

More opportunities to break into music business

Thursday, 11 April 2013, 10:38 am | MAINZ

Wannabe musicians, audio engineers and music managers will now have more opportunities to study for a career in the music business. More >>

Musicians raise money for Christchurch music students

Monday, 20 June 2011, 10:16 am | MAINZ

Some of the countries best known musicians have got together to raise money for music students who lost gear and course work in the Christchurch earthquake. Midge Marsden, Dave McAartney, Jackie Clarke and Jennifer Ward-Lealand were amongst the line-up ... More >>

MAINZ Christchurch Turns to Technology to Continue Teaching

Tuesday, 8 March 2011, 5:24 pm | MAINZ

Tai Poutini Polytechnic’s Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand (MAINZ) has resumed classes in Christchurch using a high tech approach to teach students. More >>

Hawkes Bay Native takes MAINZ Scholarship

Tuesday, 13 November 2007, 12:16 am | MAINZ

Jesse Kearse, guitarist for Smokefree Rockquest band 'Peaches 'n' Spleen', has been awarded the "MAINZ Musicianship Award" during the national finals on October 20th. More >>