Past Events

Reclaim Your Voice with Nikki Berry and Gary Easterbrook
A course for people who think they can't sing, beginner or shy singers and anyone who wants to learn to sing better
Friday 27th October, 7.30pm-9.30pm; Saturday 28th October, 10.00am-5.00pm; and Sunday 29th October, 10.00am-4.00pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost $150 ($140 for Friends of The Muse)

Seasons of Song with Rory O'Connor
Come along and explore your singing in a supportive group. We sing in unison rather than parts - and gently explore harmony along the way, no pressure. Casual attendance welcome. Words easily followed by projector on the wall. All kinds of songs, and a convivial cuppa too :)
Wednesdays 5th July to 9th August, 7.30pm-9.30pm
Wednesdays 4th, 11th and 18th October, 7.30pm-9.30pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Pay by affordability or what you think it's worth – suggest $10 per week but you decide
For further details contact Rory on email [email protected] or phone 027 953 5331

Kodaly Teacher Training - Open Day
with Maree Hennessy and Jennifer Teh
Observers are welcome to attend some sessions on the first day of our second semester. This is an opportunity to get a glimpse into an incredibly effective, holistic approach to teaching music at all levels.
Monday 17th July, between 9.30am and 5.30pm
(please enquire re session times by emailing [email protected])
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost: By donation

Big Muse Winter Concert
Featuring all The Muse choirs: The Rockers of Ages, Open Song and A Capellago as well as the West African Drumming group. Enjoy an afternoon of heart warming music from around the world, and get a taste of what's going on at The Muse.
Sunday 25th June, 2.30pm-5.00pm
Beulah Church, 140 Springfield Road, St Albans
Suggested Donation: $10; $5 low income; $20 family - includes delicious afternoon tea

Sumner Rockers in Concert
You are warmly invited to join the Sumner Rockers of Ages for a one-hour concert followed by supper. Enjoy contemporary rock songs and songs from around the world in four-part harmony.
Saturday 10th June, 7.30pm
Sumner Bridge Club, 57 Dryden Street, Sumner
Entry: $10 - includes light supper afterwards!

Simple and Soulful: A Workshop for Conductors and their Choirs
With Jennifer Teh
An opportunity to discover simple and effective choral pieces that can be taught to choirs of all ages, stages and capabilities
Sunday 7th May, 10.00am-12.30pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost: $40 (or $35 for Friends of The Muse)

Music Should Belong to Everyone, Including Grown-Ups: Understanding Music as an Older Beginner
With Jennifer Teh
Saturday 6th May, 2.00pm-5.00pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost: $40 (or $35 for Friends of The Muse)

How I Wonder What You Are: Navigating the Early Years through Song
With Jennifer Teh
An exploration of the role of music in the lives of children aged 0-3yrs. For all caregivers and anyone who wishes to share music with children.
Saturday 6th May, 10.00am-1.00pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost: $40 ($35 for Friends of The Muse)

SONGS & GAMES FOR CHILDREN with Jennifer Teh and Maree Hennessy
16th-20th January, 9.30am-12.30pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost: $300 (or $290 for Friends of The Muse); $70 per morning for those not attending all five days

MUSICIANSHIP & VOCAL TRAINING with Jennifer Teh and Maree Hennessy
16th-20th January, 1.30pm-5.15pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost: $400 (or $350 for Friends of The Muse); $90 per afternoon for those not attending all five days

SONGS OVER SUMMER, with Rory O'Connor
Come along and explore your singing in a supportive group. Casual attendance welcome.
Wednesdays 18th Jan to 15th Feb, 7.30-9.30 pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown
Cost by donation (suggested range $2-$10)
Contact Rory: [email protected]