Coming Up

TERM THREE 2022 - 25th July - 30th September

WEST AFRICAN DRUMMING with Maganui Stewart
An opportunity to experience the thrill of West African Drumming, performing 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
11th August to 22nd September - 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

OPEN SONG WORLD MUSIC CHOIR with Nikki Berry & 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
25th July - 30th September
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

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)
Bookings helpful: Book here

♥   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)

TERM FOUR 2022 - 18th October - 21st December

HEAR, SING, READ AND WRITE MUSIC  - Kodály Musicianship Level 1 and 2 - Online with Lucinda Geoghegan
A holistic, fun, whole body approach to developing musical literacy following the Kodály older beginner learning sequence.
9 Tuesdays, October 18 - December 13
7.30pm - 9.00pm
Online - learn from home
Cost: $200.00/$180 (Students/first year teachers, low income)

Book here

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 with the option of becoming part of a performing group. 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)
♥ 
  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

MAKING MUSIC OUR OWN with Loren Easterbrook and Nikki Berry
A holistic, fun, whole body approach to developing musical literacy, through play, singing and tuned percussion
Saturday/Sunday, the 10th and 11th of December
10.00am - 4.00pm
Room 6, Phillipstown Hub, 39 Nursery Road
$180/$170 Friends of The Muse
Limited Numbers. Bookings Essential Book here

SUMMER SCHOOL 2023

KODÁLY TEACHER TRAINING - SUMMER SCHOOL 2023
with James Cuskelly from Australia  and Lucinda Geoghegan from Scotlandneed help with the money? Click here
Primary and Secondary Level One - Kodály accredited certificates.

16 - 20 of January and 23 - 27 January, 2023
Venue to be confirmed
$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