In The Neighbourhood
Music is a universal language that brings people together.
YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE
Prelude events are free pre-concert events, designed to enrich your concert experience. They can take different forms, ranging from Q&A sessions to pre-concert talks, panel discussions and Open Stage performances.
CMNZ is pleased to provide opportunities for our young tertiary level musicians to learn from our touring artists.
For many people their first encounter with chamber music is through school. We offer special deals for school groups and independent music schools: find out more about the School Concert Packages we offer.
The Babysitting Club has been created to ensure that people who love music can still come to concerts, even when they have the added expense of a babysitter.
If you were born between the 80s and Y2K, your tickets are priced by how old you are. Seriously, that’s a night at the concert hall for $35 at the very most. And that’s just the beginning - SIGN UP to our Generation You mailing list to keep up to date as we as we reveal more perks throughout the year.
In 2017 we were pleased to launch a special series of accessible concerts in partnership with the IHC Foundation. In 2018 we will continue this partnership and will be offering four relaxed, interactive performances in Auckland, Hawke's Bay, New Plymouth and Christchurch. These performances focus on inclusion, participation and discovery opportunities for diverse audiences.
Watch this space!
CMNZ's ground breaking audio described concerts with associated touch tours enables our sight-impaired community to enjoy our main-stage concerts in all their vibrancy, alongside their sighted concert-goers. Companion seats are offered free, and usher assistance is available if required.
LARGE PRINT PROGRAMMES
CMNZ offers large print concert programmes. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 0800 266 2378
Venues inormation are available on each tour page, by clicking on the venue name.
Driving Miss Daisy is a companion driving service available nationwide. They provide transportation and companion driving services for the elderly and for anyone else who chooses not to drive from A to B.
If you are planning to attend one of our concerts, but you would like to be driven there (eliminating parking issues and driving in the dark), Driving Miss Daisy can help. Remember to mention you are attending a Chamber Music New Zealand concert to claim your $5 discount per trip ($10 for return trip).
STEPPING OUT OF THE CONCERT HALL
Every year we celebrate the traditional Maori New Year, by fusing together chamber music, Māori music and storytelling. This year in June, family-friendly Matariki concerts will be held at Wellington Museum and Pātaka Art + Museum.
On the first Wednesday of every month, we present Classical Sessions co-hosted by The Third Eye, featuring some of NZ’s finest and funnest classical musicians getting together over a pint or two and making music.
FEATURETTE In the Neighbourhood with 2016 guest violinist Suyeon Kang: