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SOUNZ Announces Moana Pacific Musics Specialist

Monday, 23 May 2022, 4:12 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music | Toi te Arapūoru is delighted to announce the appointment of Tau’ili’ili Alpha Maiava as the Moana Pacific Musics Specialist | Kaiārahi, Ngā Puoro o Te Moananui-a-Kiwa. Tau’ili’ili Alpha Maiava has been ... More >>

SOUNZ Wins Gold At The Prestigious New York Festivals Radio Awards

Wednesday, 27 April 2022, 9:15 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music | Toi te Arapūoru is thrilled to announce that the SOUNZ podcast series ‘ Sounds of the Moana ’ has won Gold (the highest category award) at the prestigious New York Festivals Radio Awards (NYFRA). Entries for this ... More >>

Plan 9 Wins The 2021 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha With The Bewilderness For Altered String Quartet & Voices

Thursday, 24 March 2022, 7:15 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is delighted to announce that Wellington based collective Plan 9 (David Donaldson, Janet Roddick and Steve Roche) has won the 2021 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha with The Bewilderness for altered string ... More >>

SOUNZ Is Proud To Release Episode 2 ‘The Vegetable Club’ Of The Podcast Series ‘The Magpie House’

Tuesday, 30 November 2021, 11:36 am | SOUNZ

In 1951 a modernist, black and white house is built at 22 Ascot Terrace in Wellington. Meanwhile, in post-war New Zealand there's a stark division between left and right. It’s hard to fully comprehend the paranoia of the time against Communism and the ... More >>

SOUNZ Is Proud To Announce The Release Of The Podcast Series - The Magpie House

Friday, 19 November 2021, 5:11 pm | SOUNZ

The Magpie House is the story of the modernist, black and white house at 22 Ascot Street, Thorndon, Wellington, where composer Douglas Lilburn lived for more than 40 years. Lilburn was the father of classical music composition in Aotearoa and today ... More >>

2021 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha Finalists

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 6:35 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music , with APRA AMCOS NZ , is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2021 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha , celebrating excellence in contemporary composition: Neville Hall for so flamed in the air Plan ... More >>

Michael Norris Wins The 2020 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha

Thursday, 29 October 2020, 6:19 am | SOUNZ

Michael Norris wins the 2020 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha with Mātauranga (Rerenga) for orchestra, taonga puoro and live electronics Michael Norris, winner of 2019 SOUNZ Contemporary Award. Photo courtesy of the composer SOUNZ Centre for ... More >>

Powerful Classical Tribute To Covid-19 Whistleblower Marks Start Of New Zealand Music Month

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 6:28 pm | SOUNZ

Composer Gao Ping [credit Fang Xiang] In a breath-taking celebration of music responding to the world around us and the power it has to unite people, SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is proud to present Bitter Cold Night by Chinese New Zealand composer ... More >>

The Fight Is Not Over To Save RNZ Concert, Securing FM Frequencies Is Just The Beginning

Tuesday, 11 February 2020, 12:15 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music welcomes the government’s decision to retain FM frequencies for RNZ Concert, but the fight must continue to keep full presentation, scheduling and production staffing for the network, otherwise it will only be a classical ... More >>

Michael Norris wins the 2019 SOUNZ Contemporary Award

Friday, 4 October 2019, 8:41 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is delighted to announce that Wellington composer Michael Norris has won the 2019 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha with Violin Concerto ‘Sama’ . More >>

Finalists 2019 SOUNZ Contemporary Award

Monday, 19 August 2019, 9:06 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music , with APRA AMCOS NZ , is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2019 SOUNZ Contemporary Award | Te Tohu Auaha , celebrating excellence in contemporary composition: Chris Gendall for Violin Concerto Michael ... More >>

New Blog for SOUNZ

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 2:43 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ is delighted to announce the launch of SOUNZ Blog | Te Rangitaki a SOUNZ . The blog can be accessed by visiting news.sounz.org.nz or by clicking on the “News” tab on the SOUNZ website. More >>

Noma Sio-Faiumu joins Board of SOUNZ

Thursday, 27 June 2019, 1:21 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ is delighted to announce that Noma Sio-Faiumu has joined the Board of SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music. More >>

Leoné Venter appointed as Marketing Manager for SOUNZ

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 9:34 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ would like to congratulate Leoné Venter on her appointment to the newly established role of Marketing Manager at SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music . Leoné was SOUNZ’s Digital Marketing Coordinator prior to this appointment. This new role combines her ... More >>

2019 NZ Composer Sessions

Monday, 15 April 2019, 2:28 pm | SOUNZ

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

SOUNZ Commission for Orchestra and Sistema Youth Orchestra

Thursday, 20 December 2018, 9:50 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Commission for Orchestra and Sistema Youth Orchestra announced SOUNZ and Orchestra Wellington are delighted to announce the work selected for the second SOUNZ Commission for Orchestra and Sistema Youth Orchestra: Auckland based composer and music teacher ... More >>

Toni Huata appointed as Kaihautū Puoro Māori

Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 12:36 pm | SOUNZ

Toni Huata , Ngāti Kahungunu and Rongowhakaata, has been appointed to the newly established role of Kaihautū Puoro Māori - Director of Māori Music at SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music . She will start in the role in January 2019. More >>

Michael Norris wins the 2018 SOUNZ Contemporary Award

Friday, 5 October 2018, 9:47 am | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music is delighted to announce that Wellington composer Michael Norris has won the 2018 SOUNZ Contemporary Award with Sygyt , for throatsinger, ensemble and live electronics - a work crossing both musical and cultural boundaries. More >>

2018 SOUNZ Contemporary Award Finalists

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 12:21 pm | SOUNZ

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music , with APRA AMCOS NZ , is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2018 SOUNZ Contemporary Award , celebrating excellence in contemporary composition: More >>

Finalists Announced for SOUNZ, and Screen Awards

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 11:34 am | SOUNZ

Finalists Announced for SOUNZ, and Screen Awards – to be presented at the 2018 APRA Silver Scroll Awards More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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