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TERM FOUR 2022 - 18th October - 21st December

Please note, all 'in person' activities in term four can also be attended via zoom. Registered participants will be sent zoom link.

WEST AFRICAN DRUMMING - ONE OFF WORKSHOP with Robert Fugah and Agbe DeSouza
Experience the infectious joy and beauty of Ghanaian culture, with master drummers and dancers Koffie and Agbe.
Open to all ages and abilities
Wednesday, November 16, 6.00pm - 7.30pm
Suggested donation $30.00/$15.00 (but pay what you can afford)
Bookings helpful Book here ( or just turn up)

OPEN SONG WORLD MUSIC CHOIR with Nikki Berry, Loren Easterbrook & Gary Easterbrook
This non-auditioned choir is open to anyone who wants to sing. No previous experience necessary. Scholarships and concessions available.
Wednesdays, during school terms, 7.30pm - 9.00pm
19th October - 21st December
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road
, Phillipstown (map)
Suggested contribution $70 casual rate: $10 per night, (or pay what you can afford)
Bookings helpful: Book here or phone Gary 03 981 8729

WEST AFRICAN DRUMMING with Maganui Stewart, Ankit Gupta and members of Dekaworwor
An opportunity to experience the thrill of West African Drumming. Perform traditional music and rhythms from Ghana, Guinea, Mali and other countries in West Africa.
The first class can be attended as a one off 'taster' and introduction to West African Drumming.
Thursdays: 7.00pm-8.00pm
20th October to December 1st - 7 weeks
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Phillipstown (map)
Cost: Adults $65 (or $60 for Friends of The Muse); Children: $40; First night only: $15
Bookings recommended: Book here

ROCKERS OF AGES CHOIRS for elders and aspiring elders with Nikki Berry & Gary Easterbrook
A chance to sing contemporary and world music in four part harmony in a welcoming, fun environment.
Cost by donation (suggested range $2-$10 per week)
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  Three rehearsal opportunities a week
CHRISTCHURCH: Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10am - 11.30am
@ Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road, Room 6, Phillipstown (map)
NORTH CANTERBURY: Tuesdays, 2.15pm - 3.45pm
@ John Knox Church, Cnr High Street and King Street (across from Caltex), Rangiora (map)
Bookings helpful: 
Book here

RECLAIM YOUR VOICE with Nikki Berry & 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. November 26, 7.30pm - 9.30pm
and Saturday/Sunday November 27/28, 10.00am - 4.00pm

Cost $150 ($140 for Friends of The Muse)
Bookings essential: Book here

SUMMER SCHOOL 2023

KODÁLY TEACHER TRAINING - SUMMER SCHOOL 2023
with James Cuskelly from Australia  and Lucinda Geoghegan from Scotland
Primary and Secondary Level One - Early Childhood Level 3 - Kodály accredited certificates.

15 - 20 of January and 23 - 25 January, 2023
Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road
Early bird prices until the beginning of December
$1500.00 - Full Accredited Level One Primary or Secondary Certificate
$1200.00 (Students/first year teachers and low income) Full Accredited Level One Primary or Secondary Certificate
$1000.00 - Full time Non accredited.
Book Here

Concessions available, please enquire on 0800 THE MUSE or email us

Please note, Keepsake Singers are currently on hold