4 February 2013
Entries are now open online to secondary school students to the 48th NZCT Chamber Music Contest.
The district rounds will take place during June 2013 in Whangarei, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, New Plymouth, Whanganui, Palmerston North, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch, Timaru, Dunedin and Invercargill. Wellington will host the national finals this year on August 2nd and 3rd.
Participants have the opportunity to apply for additional coaching in the lead up to the contest and those who place in district and national rounds receive some impressive awards including certificates, cash prizes, music vouchers, music texts and passes to the 2014 Chamber Music New Zealand season.
For more information and to enter online visit: http://www.chambermusic.co.nz/music-contest/2013
The New Zealand Community Trust Chamber Music Contest is the longest running youth music competition in New Zealand and is the only nationwide chamber music competition for young secondary school musicians and composers in the country. It is presented annually by Chamber Music New Zealand.